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Apple TV Calibration – Do it like a pro?

DIY AppleTV Color Calibration Apple TV calibration is now possible with tvOS 14.5 and a recent model iPhone smartphone. Now that Apple has fixed the remote, it is time for us to get the colors right! This free feature works on the AppleTV HD version introduced in 2015...

Apple TV on vacation?

Apple TV To Go? Take your Apple TV on a trip? Yeah, you’re probably thinking “Talk about bad timing. Should have explained this before I started my trip.” What’s The Problem? The Apple TV is a great streaming platform. So is Roku, FireTV, and Chromecast. Vacations...

AppleTV remote – Has Apple finally fixed it?

Why the (existing) AppleTV remote is terrible Like or dislike Apple computers, smartphones, or tablets, just about everyone agrees that Apple has really pushed the limits of aesthetic design and ergonomics for tech products. Except for the AppleTV remote. So why the...

Cord Cutter: Navigating TV Choices in 2021

What’s On TV If you haven’t noticed, while you are becoming a cord cutter for viewing mainstream TV, technology moving from high definition to ultra high definition and even creeping towards 8K. A quick history of TV formats in the United States The easiest way to...

Are 4K HDMI Cables All The Same?

I was wrong about 4K HDMI Cables? Or Was I? I just ran into a situation hooking up 4K HDMI cables that caused me to re-think a strongly held position. I’m usually an easy-going type of person, but once in a while, a few things really bother me. As a consumer, and...

Control Your TV Your Way

Are You The Master Of Your (TV) Domain? Turn it on, turn it off, change the volume, change the channel, switch the input - these are all straightforward actions that we do frequently when watching TV.  So why is it so hard to automate it properly? Controlling a...