Like a scene from an iPhone launch, the police were called to our Charleston antenna giveaway. Not because of the noise or because people were out of line, but because there were so many people there! With a police estimated 2,000 people, a line had formed outside of WCSC studios by 7am, despite not beginning […]
Today a fan on our facebook page posted a video showing just how easy it was install a DB4 antenna and test it. Notice how they make good use of the satellite dish! * Range: Up to 55 miles * Strong performance across UHF spectrum (Channels 14-69) * Versatile high gain multi – bay antenna […]
With the CoaxMax, you can make coaxial cable cuts with solid, reliable sealed connections and that look like you paid a professional installer to make them for you!
Antennas Direct experts help Goody in Mustang, Oklahoma with receiving her VHF television channel.
You’ve heard the old saying, “looks like a duck, quacks likes a duck, it must be a duck!” This is otherwise known as the duck test. As unscientific as it might be this simple test is usually right, just don’t tell that to the “big chickens” at Comcast. We are not sure if they are […]
Todd in Sanford, Florida lives near an airport and asks Antennas Direct experts about how to avoid annoying signal loss from planes flying overhead.
We’ve come to the conclusion that cable CEO’s must really like golf, because they seem to be competing against each other to have the lowest number of subscribers possible at the end of each quarter. And just like every golfer’s “hero” Tiger Woods, they plan to Deny, Deny, Deny! “The first thing when that happens […]
Ninety years ago the first public broadcast was made from KDKA Pittsburgh delivering the results the Harding-Cox presidential election. Since then broadcasting has evolved becoming what it is today with DTV. From all of us at Antennas Direct we’d like to say Happy Birthday. To continue reading about broadcasting’s history, follow this link to read […]
Even the most technical savvy of people are deciding to cut the cable cord. National Consumer Electronics Editor Julie Jacobson recently blogged about her Journey to Cut the Cable Cord. However, cutting the cord is not as easy as the task sounds. In a recent survey: 11 percent of U.S. consumers had considered canceling their […]
Craig in Angleton, Texas asks Antennas Direct about his 1080i Resolution on his television.
In a recent article by nj.com, retailers in the Long Island area have sold out of over-the-air HD antennas, unable to replenish their inventory fast enough for customer demand. Because of the Cablevision carriage dispute affecting the area, thousands have turned out to stores in search for an antenna. Quoting Antennas Direct President Richard Schneider, […]
The Associated Press reports that Fox has rejected Cablevision’s latest offer to bring Cablevision subscribers Fox signals which includes the World Series broadcast. Cablevision is paying out $10 per customer who can not watch the World Series. Our advise would be to take that 10 bucks and put it towards an antenna. This way you […]