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Wall Street Journal Features the ClearStream 4MAX: Why TV Antennas Are Making a Comeback in the Streaming Age

Here are the facts: Americans are tired of paying for cable on top of their various streaming services and are running into the arms of TV antennas! Antenna sales in the U.S. have risen 4% over the past year according to the Consumer Technology Association. Streaming-only households in the U.S. are projected to eclipse the […]

No Internet? No Problem.

At a glance, cutting the cord might seem intimidating. With countless streaming options and apps, there are so many possible combinations, and it could seem like a lot of maintenance. You know what’s simple? A TV antenna. One and done. Set it up, connect it to your TV, scan for channels. It really is that […]

The Lies Continue: Amazon Sellers “Hunt Down” Customers Who Leave Negative Reviews

It seems like every week there’s another article about companies pulling the wool over the eyes of customers, spinning tales, and performing questionable activities. On today’s episode of “The Lies Continue”, we’re talking about Amazon product reviews. Specifically, how some smaller, low-price, no-name products on Amazon end up with thousands of positive reviews. Fox Business […]

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Post-COVID TV Viewership: Consumers Are No Longer Tolerating High TV Costs

The COVID-19 pandemic surged TV viewership across the country. With the majority of Americans confined to their homes, 5.4 trillion minutes* of streaming and cable television were consumed in 2020. Television became essential to many, but at what cost? Cord-cutting leader, Antennas Direct, understands that affordability continues to be a major concern for TV viewers. […]

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The Range Claim Lies Continue

The FTC just settled a lawsuit against an antenna manufacturer who clearly never read our blog. Selling antennas under several “brands”, the NY company Wellco sold over 800,000 antennas “based on false claims and using reviews from their competitors to market their own products.” Our friends at Cord Cutting News published this article where you […]

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“There is no such thing as a 150-mile antenna”

What you can (and cannot) expect from your antenna Imagine yourself standing in the antenna aisle of your local big-box retailer or surfing the Internet comparing antennas. One box says the antenna inside can grab stations from 100 miles away. Another product’s description boasts that it’s a 4K antenna. Or, maybe you saw the one […]

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Will A TV Antenna Work Where I Live?

Cord cutting as a trend is exploding. According to the National Association of Broadcasters, there are over 70 million viewers broadcast TV-reliant as of last year. If you are nervous to take the leap and not sure you can live the liberated life, you’re not alone. Our customer feedback suggests that ‘poor signal strength in […]

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Top-5 TV Antenna Tips for the Season!

Spring has finally sprung in many parts of the country, much to the excitement of those who feel like they are waking up after a long winter’s nap. The turn of the season is filled with so many great things, like the return of baseball, warmer weather, and the beauty of flowering trees all around […]