This would have to be one of the worst TV fly lead cables I’ve seen(recently anyway). Its in a hotel room where I’m staying at Airlie Beach on my honeymoon with my wife Jacqui. The cable has obviously been broken at some point then they’ve stripped it back, twisted the central conductors together and twisted the shield together. Surprisingly the TV works! Why can’t you just fix a TV cable in this way?
Visit any electronics shop and you’ll be offered all manner of very expensive cables in fancy boxes with wild claims about what they’ll do for your reception. Are they really worth it?
One of the great things about flat panel TVs is that they can be mounted flat on walls. There can be difficulties though particularly if you have a lot of devices you want to connect to your TV. Here’s a tip on how to choose a suitable TV for a wall mount.
Is your TV screen or bezel surround covered with smudges or dust? Cleaning it can make a difference to your viewing pleasure, especially on bright days. But you need to be careful how you do it. Here’s my tip on the best way! You probably already have what you need to do it!
If you’ve had ADSL broadband internet for some time you may have collected a number of ADSL modem routers at you replace. One question I’ve been frequently asked is this: “I have a second phone socket in another room, why can’t I just plug the second router in there to use the internet?” In this article I’ll explain why!
Have you ever got up from watching your favourite show to get a drink or go to the loo only to have missed 3 or 4 minutes of the show? With Personal Video Recorders or some models of TV you can pause and rewind live TV and never miss a thing.
Do you scan through your Digital TV channel list trying to find something to watch. There’s really a much better way. Digital TV’s Electronic Program Guide replaces the old paper guide!
Here’s four different do it yourself methods to align your TV Antenna for Digital TV. There are two methods that require no equipment, a method using an Australian mobile app and some inexpensive devices you can use.
With the introduction of Digital TV stations have been able to use multi channels to broadcast several programs at once. Unfortunately several of the channels available are duplicates, for instance 1 and 12, 70 and 71 as well as 3 and 33. With this simple tip you can get to your favourite channels faster.
Lots of families now use Skype video conferencing to communicate. But you don’t have to crowd around a laptop or PC screen for this. I’ll tell you how to use your big screen TV to comfortably video-conference your lounge room to the world!