Blast From The Past: HDTV Tutorial

One thing really great about a blog is that everything you have written is available FOREVER (barring asteroids, etc).  Here is my VERY FIRST blog post from way back in 2006 (on TelBitConsulting.com). We had recently purchased our first (and still current main HDTV) and Tracy, CA had just gotten HDTV service.  It is interesting to see how the technology has changed in the blink … Continue reading Blast From The Past: HDTV Tutorial

Logitech Harmony 650 Remote

Lori could not learn the process I had for watching a movie on the blu-ray or on VUDU. Geeez what is her problem?  Using a combination of three remotes, 27 button pushes, and moving one wire (just kidding)….it was easy! She wanted me to write the process down….well, I do not have time to write a book, so get over it. Luckily, Lifesize (a Division … Continue reading Logitech Harmony 650 Remote

Comcast Buys NBC

Interesting development this morning as Comcast purchased NBC Universal from General Electric. The technology mergers continue.  In recent weeks we have seen the marriages of Tandberg and Cisco, Logitech and Lifesize, and now Comcast and NBC.  Very interesting times… A NY Times article says: “Almost immediately, the transaction reshapes the nation’s entertainment industry, giving a cable provider a huge portfolio of new content, even as … Continue reading Comcast Buys NBC