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Rebranding America: 'Give Me Your English-Speaking, your Rich...'

Advertising Age

August 3, 2017 - This article is a roundup by the "Media Guy" on hot topics around the web for Thursday, August 3. #6 on his list is the Wall Street Journal article. "The Wall Street Journal thinks millennials are kind of adorable! The most amusing story on the WSJ front page this morning is titled "Millenial TV Viewers Discover a Miracle Gadget: The Antenna." The web version of the story with the tweaked headline "Millennials Unearth an Amazing Hack to Get Free TV: the Antenna" (subhead: "Cord-cutters accustomed to watching shows online are often shocked that $20 'rabbit ears' pluck signals from the air; is this legal?") has already gone viral, thanks to landing on Reddit's home page.

 

 

People are shocked that TV signals over the air are free and legal

Consumerist

August 3, 2017 - This Consumerist article summarizes the Wall Street Journal story on TV antennas and how Millennials are just now "discovering" them. They discuss the advantages of TV antennas and how you can get all your TV news from your local affiliates, for free. No need for the cable company anymore with streaming and an antenna.

 

 

PSA: You can buy a magical metal thing that gives your free television

AV Club

August 3, 2017 - This article is inspired by the recent article from the Wall Street Journal where they discuss how millennials are discovering TV antennas, and antenna sales in the US are projected to rise 7 percent in 2017. Part of the reason antennas are just now being rediscovered is the fact that most people thought that they simply did not work anymore.

 

 

Millennials have discovered antennas will give them free TV channels

Boing Boing

August 3, 2017 - This article highlights and summarizes the Wall Street Journal story on millennials "discovering" TV antennas. They mention the stats from the NAB on antenna sales projected to rise seven percent in 2017 to nearly 8 million units.

 

 

This cheap, ugly gadget will really let you watch TV for Free

Mashable

August 3, 2017 - In this article, Karissa Bell talks about the hit tech article by the Wall Street Journal on Millennials discovering the TV antenna. She was shocked that so many people didn't realize that you could still use a TV antenna to watch over-the-air TV, and for cheap. She talks about the broadcast TV shows that are popular that you can watch for free, over the air, and cancel your cable bill.

 

 

Many Americans unaware TV is free via an antenna

FOX 5 NY

August 2, 2017 - This news segment aired on the nightly news inspired by the Wall Street Journal article. They say that many people call it a comeback for antennas, others call it common sense. But either way, TV antennas are now rising in popularity across the country. They interview a sales representative at Best Buy and showcase some of the antennas available for purchase, including Antennas Direct.

 

 

Millennials Looking for Free TV are Discovering the Convenient Charms of the Antenna

Decider

August 2, 2017 - In this article, Josh Sorokach discusses the Wall Street Journal article on Millennials "Discovering" the TV antenna and over-the-air television. They talk about how many people are surprised to find out that antennas still exist, and that you can still watch TV for free over-the-air. They said, "Richard Schneider, the founder of a St. Louis manufacturing company called Antennas Direct, confirms that 2017 has indeed been a bit of a renaissance for antennas. With even the latest high-def flat-screen TVs needing an antenna to access free broadcasts, Schneider said he sold 75,000 antennas. Not 75,000 antennas in 2017, oh no. 75,000 antennas in June of 2017." They said it best when they said, "It appears as though the antenna business is alive and well."

 

 

Millennials Unearth an Amazing Hack to Get Free TV: The Antenna

The Wall Street Journal

August 2, 2017 - Ryan Knutson stumbled upon a surprising discovery: a huge chunk of Americans are unaware that you can get broadcast TV, for free with a TV antenna. Ryan explores this topic and interviews Millennials to see how they are watching TV and discusses the growth of TV antenna sales and cord cutting in the United States. He interviews Richard Schneider, President of Antennas Direct, on his experience with discussing TV antennas with the public and how his sales have increased.

 

 

Best HDTV Antennas 2017: Indoor and Outdoor HDTV Antenna Reviews

Buyvaluablestuff.com

June 28, 2017 - This article lists best TV antennas for 2017. Antennas Direct ClearStream™ 4 HDTV Antenna is listed as compact, easy to set up, and ideal for rural areas.

 

 

Antennas Direct ClearStream MAX Antennas

mkvxstream

June 24, 2017 - Benjamin Linus shares his top picks for TV antennas to help you cut the cord, including the ClearStream MAX line of antennas. He says that Antennas Direct is on the cutting edge of antenna design and a leader in the industry. "You really can't go wrong with any antenna you buy from Antennas Direct, they are a wonderful group of people that are doing their best to support and advance the cord cutting movement and also helping you save money."

 

 

Plex Live TV How It Can Save You Money

mkvxstream

June 2, 2017 - Benjamin Linus was testing out Plex Live TV and how it can help save you money and allow you to watch local channels, but he also says a great option that is free is to set up a TV antenna. He mentions the ClearStream Eclipse™ that worked great for him in the past, and now the new 2MAX Indoor/Outdoor TV antenna and for a more powerful antenna, the ClearStream 4V.

 

 

ClearStream 2Max Indoor Outdoor HDTV antenna

The Mad Hermit YouTube

May 30, 2017 - In this video, Mark Barros tests out the new ClearStream 2MAX™. He loved the ease of installation and the out of box experience. He loved the size and how small it was, and thought the instructions were simple and easy to understand. This is the first antenna that he has tried indoors that actually works in less-than-ideal placement. He said the signal strength readings were better in house than his outdoor antenna. He can easily move it around and try out new areas with little effort.

 

 

Cord cutting: The right indoor antenna can make all the difference

Dallas News

May 27, 2017 - Jim Rossman was previously using an indoor antenna from Mohu but noticed that he was experiencing a lot of pixilation. He started using the ClearStream Eclipse™ and noticed an immediate difference in the quality of the picture and little to no pixilation! He liked the ease of installation and how the Sure Grip™ can be repositioned.

 

 

ClearStream 2MAX

The Mancave (True Reviews)

May 26, 2017 - Alexander Peterman has been a cord cutter for years, refusing to pay for commercials and for cable TV that is not worth the high price tag. He tested out the new Antennas Direct ClearStream 2MAX™ antenna and was not only pleased with the performance, receiving 19 channels from more than 30 miles away, but also loved the ease of installation. He received all their local stations in crystal clear clarity and was impressed with the superb picture quality.

 

 

Pixilated Picture Problems

A Freelance Writer's Blog

May 25, 2017 - In this article, Casey wrote about his experience and problems with his current antenna set up. He was experiencing pixilation and the picture breaking up, so he decided to pick up a 4-output HDTV distribution amplifier from Antennas Direct. He talked through the installation process and said that it was simple and easy to understand. His results were great, he no longer experienced pixilation and was happy with the picture quality.

 

 

Best Long Range TV Antenna Reviews of 2017

Best TV Antenna Guide

May 24, 2017 - In this article, the ClearStream™ 4 Extreme-Range UHF Outdoor Antenna is listed as one of the best long-range antennas. Its compact, effective design is praised as is its reliability.

 

 

Irresistibly Crazy TV Antennas For An Amazing Performance

WETEK

May 14, 2017 - In this article, they list the ClearStream™ 4 Indoor/Outdoor Antenna as one of the “coolest looking” antennas, and refers to it as a favorite for 70-mile range.

 

 

Antennas Direct Releases New and Advanced ClearStream MAX HDTV Antennas

Antennasonline.com

May 9, 2017 - Antennas Online posted an article announcing the launch of the ClearStream MAX antennas and going into the details of the 1MAX, 2MAX and 4MAX. They also include a couple of quotes from Richard.

 

 

Antennas Direct Maxes Out Range and Style with Max Series Indoor/Outdoor Antennas

Big Picture Big Sound

May 4, 2017 - In this article, Rachel talks about the growth of cord cutting and how antennas have come a long way since rabbit ears. She announces the launch of the MAX series of antennas, talking about how they are re-engineered for better reception with little to no assembly. She breaks out the 1MAX, 2MAX and 4MAX with the difference between each.

 

 

Antennas Direct Releases New and Advanced ClearStream MAX HDTV Antennas

Press Release Rocket

May 3, 2017 - This is the MAX series press release announcement discussing the 1MAX, 2MAX and 4MAX.

 

 

Antennas Direct Releases New and Advanced ClearStream MAX HDTV Antennas

PR Web

May 3, 2017 - This is the MAX series press release announcement discussing the 1MAX, 2MAX and 4MAX.

 

 

Best RV antenna, streaming options for your TV setup

The Cord Cutting Report

April 13, 2017 - With the summer months approaching, this is the time of year for travel, and people are getting their RVs and campers ready for some family vacations. In this article, Jim Kimble reviewed the best TV antennas for RV and travel, and included the Antennas Direct ClearStream Eclipse™ TV antenna. It's easy to setup with no hardware or mounting devices needed, and can be moved around the RV or camper without damage. It's lightweight, small and portable, perfect for travel.

 

 

Best TV Antennas

Bestadvisor.com

April 11, 2017 - The ClearStream™ 4 Indoor/Outdoor Antenna is listed as the Best Pick in a list of 5 top antennas for 2017. Its pros, cons, and other specifications are also included.

 

 

Electronic/Tech/Gadgets Gift Ideas

Kelly's Thoughts on Things

April 2, 2017 - In this gift guide, Kelly showcases the top, new and hot electronic gadgets and tools that would make great gifts for friends, family or a gift to yourself. She included the ClearStream Eclipse™ amplified indoor HDTV antenna in her guide.

 

 

Graduation Gift Guide 2017

Kelly's Thoughts on Things

April 2, 2017 - Want to show your graduate how proud you are- give them a gift! You'll find all the perfect gift ideas in this guide, from gifts for friends, family, co-workers and you. The ClearStream Eclipse™ indoor TV antenna is included in the guide, the perfect gift for a dorm room or first apartment.

 

 

OTA (Over the Air) HDTV Antennas & Stations

Woodsmall.com

March 23, 2017 - David Woodsmall reviews OTA HDTV antennas, comparing other companies to Antennas Direct as more expensive and less capable. He gives tips on how he makes his antennas work the best, and recommends Antennas Directs at the end, giving a link to their website.

 

 

Antennas Direct ClearStream Eclipse™ Amplified Indoor TV Antenna Reviewed

Home Theater Review

February 22, 2017 - In this article, Adrienne reviewed the Antennas Direct ClearStream Eclipse™. She picked up her Eclipse at Best Buy and talks about how it is available for purchase on the Antennas Direct website as well. She highlights the shape and unique design of the Eclipse and that she liked how simple it was to install, and in her case, stick to the wall. She was able to pull in 36 channels on her first scan and was surprised the Eclipse managed to pull in all six major networks on the first attempt. It is light weight and easy to move in case you need to reposition for different channels.

 

 

ClearStream 4 Indoor/Outdoor HDTV Antenna – 70 Mile Range

IPCAMVOX

February 20, 2017 - This article reviews the ClearStream™ 4 Indoor/Outdoor HDTV Antenna, listing its pros and describing the product in depth. A video review of the product is also included.

 

 

Micron XG: A high-definition antenna worthy of your OTA DVR

The Cord Cutting Report

February 17, 2017 - In this article, Jim reviews the Antennas Direct Micron XG Indoor TV Antenna. He was surprised to find that he pulled in all the channels he was expecting and receives with his current leaf antenna, but also pulled in more channels he didn't know about, and in crystal clear HD. He also compared the Micron to the Eclipse, which he had tested in the past. He likes that with the Eclipse, it can stick to the wall and comes with a detachable 12-foot coaxial cable. Jim said that the Micron is among the better high definition antennas on the market, along with the ClearStream Eclipse™.

 

 

The Ultimate Cable Television Cord-Cutting Solution for Apple TV

App Advice

February 16, 2017 - In this article, they highlight the top apps and gadgets you need as a cord cutter and for the best cord cutting experience. They discuss the 4th generation Apple TV, subscriptions to SlingTV, DirecTV Now or Playstation, an HD antenna (the Antennas Direct ClearStream Eclipse™), and HDHomeRun Connect Box and the Channels app for Apple TV. They highlight the Antennas Direct ClearStream Eclipse™ as the best performing among flat HD antennas in the 35-mile range. They also like the Sure Grip™ and multi-directional element and double-sided design.

 

 

Review: Antennas Direct 50-Mile Range Clearstream Eclipse™ Antenna

Cord Cutters News

January 28, 2017 - Luke Bouma of Cord Cutters News is pioneer in the cord cutting industry. He has been interviewed on publications around the United States and has a massive social media following. Needless to say, he knows his stuff when it comes to cutting the cord and what tools are necessary. He recently reviewed the Antennas Direct 50-mile range Clearstream Eclipse™ antenna and LOVED it. He posted a video reviewing the Eclipse, what the antenna comes with, the design and the reception. He enjoyed that it comes with a detachable cable in case you need a longer or shorter cord. Luke enjoys that Antennas Direct has a tech support line that you can call with any questions or troubleshooting; he said many companies don't have that option. He is very impressed with not only the look and design of the antenna, but also with the reception! It picked up every channel he expected to get in his home and did so very smoothly. He also liked the separate amplifier and Sure Grip™, which made it easy to install. Great antenna for the price range.

 

 

Antennas For Free, Local TV

KSDK

January 25, 2017 - KSDK's Show Me St. Louis came out to Antennas Direct to interview Richard Schneider on his business. They talked about how Antennas Direct got started, the type of antennas they sell, customer service, what kind of channels you can get with an antenna and they also featured our Super Bowl Giveaway.

 

 

Cut the Cord, Plug in an Antenna: It's Prime Time for Subchannels

StreamingMedia.com

January 11, 2017 - In this article, Tim Siglin talks about cord cutters and how this year will be big for antennas. He discusses Scott Kramer's Forbes article where he reviews Antennas Direct and Mohu antennas. He also talked about the TV Liberation Bus Tour, where the bus traveled, the mission of the tour and our partnership with the NAB.

 

 

The Best Indoor HDTV Antenna

The Wirecutter

January 6, 2017 - Grant Clauser recommends Antennas Direct ClearStream Eclipse™ as the best antenna with the most features for most users.

 

 

TV Antenna Review

ConsumerSearch

January 5, 2017 - The Eclipse was named the best indoor HDTV antenna. They love that it is flexible, doubled sided and can be painted. They also like the Sure Grip™ mounting strips for easy repositioning. They said that it performs well on high band VHF and UHF and like that it is available with an amplifier. You can read the full review at http://www.consumersearch.com/tv-antennas/antennas-direct-clearstream-eclipse-amplified-indoor-antenna.

 

 

The cord-cutter's Guide to the best indoor antennas

CNET

December 15, 2016 - This article by CNET's Ty Pendlebury talks about the best indoor antennas based on your location. It features a video where you see Ty testing out antennas in his apartment. He chose the Antennas Direct ClearStream Eclipse™ as the best overall indoor antenna. He liked that it was one of the only antennas to have a backing that allowed it to stick to a surface without using tape and was very happy with the overall reception. He also appreciated that the Eclipse comes with an attached amplifier. He was also happy with the reversible design which allows it to blend in to your home decor.

 

 

Television Reception when "Off-Grid"

Carolinas Today

December 13, 2016 - The Carolinas Today reviewed the C2V in their warehouse, which is all metal, and were able to pick up 13 channels no problem. They tested out another brands antenna and were not able to receive ANY channels in the same location. They highly recommend our antennas to cut the cord and receive consistent signal.

 

 

10 things to consider before you cancel cable TV

CNET

December 7, 2016 - This CNET article includes cord cutting tips and steps to take before cutting the cord. They talk about using an antenna to view live, broadcast TV and use a picture of the Antennas Direct ClearStream Eclipse™ TV antenna.

 

 

ClearStream Eclipse™ HDTV Amplified Indoor Antenna (Improved 50 Mile Range) Review

The Gadgeteer

December 6, 2016 - Kathleen from the Gadgeteer reviewed the Eclipse when it first came out and had great results at her house. She decided to test out the new, improved 50 mile range Eclipse and was thrilled to receive even better results. She was able to get several channels she was not able to receive before, and loves the Sure Grip technology. It's easy to install and is very convenient.

 

 

Gadget Zone: Pre-Holidays 2016

The Bulletin.CA- Journal of Downtown Toronto

December 2, 2016 - In this article, they highlight holiday gifts to satisfy the most difficult techie on your list. They focused on over-the-air television with the TiVo Bolt and the Antennas Direct Clearstream Micron Amplified Indoor Digital TV antenna. They give a link to purchase at Best Buy Canada and antennasdirect.com and also include info and tips on install and how to point the antenna.

 

 

TV antennas making a comeback as more and more people ditch high-priced cable, satellite service

The Denver Channel

December 2, 2016 - This story from the Denver Channel talks about the growth in cord cutting. They interview Anthony Leyba, owner of Digital Concepts in Denver and he talks about the growth in his antenna installs. He went from 10 a month to 10 a week. He installs the Antennas Direct Clearstream 2 antenna and it shows the antenna being installed and in the packaging.

 

 

Sales of TV antennas on the rise; Here's how to buy one

The Denver Post

November 27, 2016 - This Denver Post article discusses the growth of cutting the cord and the number of people installing TV antennas. They interview Anthony Leyba who owns his own install company in Denver called Digital Concepts. He recommends the Antennas Direct ClearStream 4 antenna for the best signal.

 

 

2016 Sound Advice Holiday Gift Guide

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

November 25, 2016 - Don Lindich pulled together a holiday gift guide, including the Clearstream Eclipse™, his favorite indoor TV antenna. He said, "they are unobtrusive and have tremendous tuning power, pulling in lots of stations effortlessly." This article ran online and also ran on the front page of the business section of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette.

 

 

Over-the-Air Antennas Making a Comeback

Forbes

November 10, 2016 - In this blog, Scott Kramer reviews and compares the Antennas Direct Eclipse and the Mohu Leaf. He was very happy with the Eclipse and was surprised that he was able to get a couple dozen channels with a small indoor antenna in his basement, and the clear signal and picture. He said that it outperforms the Mohu Leaf. With the Mohu Leaf, he received a few less channels and they were unreliable.

 

 

BackToSchool 2016- School and Office Gear CloserLook

Rainy Day Magazine

September 14, 2016 - In this closer look at the School and office gear for back to school, Wan from Rainy Day Magazine highlights the ClearStream Eclipse™ TV antenna. He says it is great for cutting the cord and saving money, and once they cut the cord, they realized that they were watching less TV and had more time for projects and other activities. He mentions the SureGrip technology and how it's a wonderful feature, allowing the antenna to grip to any flat surface without damaging or leaving behind residue.

 

 

BackToSchool 2016- Preview

Rainy Day Magazine

September 10, 2016 - In this back to school guide, they discuss items that are perfect for back to school, for both kids, college students and parents. They discuss several examples of school and office gear, including the ClearStream Eclipse™ TV antenna. It's small and easy to install, perfect for an apartment or dorm room.

 

 

Clearstream Eclipse™ - OTA Television- cord-cutters

Blainville.biz

September 9, 2016 - In this Blainville.biz review of the Clearstream Eclipse™ antenna in Canada, they included a list of the channels they were able to receive in their location and praised the effortless installation. They said it is a surprising antenna for its form factor and also included a link to the Antennas Direct website for the antenna they used.

 

 

How to Cut the Cord on Cable TV

Askmen.com

August 31, 2016 - In this how to guide from Askmen.com, they share tips for cutting the cord and what devices and streaming services you should have to cut the cord. They feature the ClearStream Eclipse as a great indoor TV antenna for cutting the cord. They say it has painless setup and great picture quality and mention that it was awarded the best indoor HDTV antenna by The Wirecutter.

 

 

How Broadcast TV Liberation Tour is Raising Awareness about the availability of Free TV

The Drum

August 29, 2016 - Interview with Richard Schneider and Rob Kenny during the bus tour to discuss the importance of over the air television and the overall goal of the TV Liberation Bus Tour. They share details of the bus tour including the stops and info on how many antennas were given away and the growth in households solely relying on over the air television.

 

 

First come, first serve free TV antenna in Catonsville Monday

Fox Baltimore

August 29, 2016 - Live coverage from the Baltimore giveaway, interview with Richard talking about the antenna giveaway, importance of over-the-air television, why people should use a TV antenna and how to pick up a free antenna in Baltimore. We had over 5 live segments this morning, I'm asking the station for the rest of the coverage.

 

 

Hundreds turn out for WLOS antenna giveaway

WLOS

August 26, 2016 - Recap of the Asheville giveaway including interviews with people line and showing how many antennas were given away at the Asheville giveaway. They also shared the coupon code for those who were unable to attend the giveaway.

 

 

Locals line up to get their free, digital antennas

WLOS

August 26, 2016 - Live coverage from the Asheville giveaway. They interview Richard to discuss antennas and the importance of over the air television. They also interview people in line to discuss why they stood in line for their free TV antenna. Over 300 antennas were given away in less than 30 minutes. Great clips, shows how long the line was and the demand for OTA television. They also shared the coupon code for 35% off for those who were unable to get a free TV antenna.

 

 

Free, digital antenna giveaway to be held Friday

WLOS

August 25, 2016 - WLOS, our North Carolina partner for the TV Liberation Bus Tour, shared details of the giveaway and interview with Richard to promote the Friday giveaway.

 

 

If you missed out on the free antenna, get your discount here

ABC News 4

August 24, 2016 - The Charleston station shared the 35% off coupon code for those who were unable to get a free TV antenna during the Charleston stop of the TV Liberation bus tour.

 

 

Cut the cord with a free HDTV Antenna

ABC News 4

August 23, 2016 - ABC News 4 in Charleston, SC, one of the TV Liberation Bus Tour partners, shared details on the giveaway at their station. The giveaway was held on Wednesday, August 24th at the station and gave away over 300 TV antennas. Includes a video with Richard on the morning show (Good Morning Charleston) discussing details of the giveaway and why it's important to have access to free TV.

 

 

Hundreds of people line up for free HD antenna

WGXA.tv

August 22, 2016 - Recap of the Macon stop of the TV Liberation Bus Tour, this article includes 7 live TV segments from the day of the giveaway. They interview people in line on the importance of access to free broadcast TV, show the entire WGXA/Sinclair family on hand to hand out shirts and water and the huge crowd of over 1000 people who showed up for the antenna giveaway.

 

 

Sinclair kicks off free-to-air broadcast push

Rapid TV News

August 19, 2016 - They shared info on the TV Liberation Bus Tour, who was a part of the effort, the importance of free, over the air television and included quotes from Richard Schneider of Antennas Direct and stats from the latest GfK survey showing the growth in households watching broadcast only television.

 

 

Complete Live Coverage from the Little Rock Giveaway

KATV

August 19, 2016 - The TV Liberation Bus Tour kicked off the Fall giveaways with a stop in Little Rock, AR. Hundreds of people lined up for a chance to go home with a free Clearstream Eclipse antenna. KATV was on hand the night before the giveaway at the Promenade at Chenal to interview Antennas Direct President, Richard Schneider, on the importance of over-the-air television, why Antennas Direct was giving away these antennas and giving details about the event. The morning of the giveaway, KATV broadcast live from the giveaway, interviewing people waiting in line and showing the high demand for free television.

 

 

Free antenna giveaway right here in Arkansas

KATV

August 18, 2016 - KATV, our Little Rock partner for the AD Bus Tour shared info on the antenna giveaway at the Promenade at Chenal. There was a live segment the night before the giveaway to discuss the giveaway and the importance and goal of the AD Bus Tour with details of the giveaway the next day. They interviewed Richard to discuss the importance of Over the air television.

 

 

As Dish-Tribune Blackout Standoff Drags on, Satcaster Touts $7 million Antenna Giveaway

Yahoo! Movies

August 18, 2016 - In this article, they discuss Dish coming out to support the TV Liberation Bus Tour and the importance of access to over the air, broadcast television. They include info on the Tribune blackout on Dish. Great quote from Dish president, "it is heartening to see that we may agree on this point: TV viewers should have a choice on how to watch, and how much to pay for local TV,” said Schlichting.

 

 

Dish on Sinclair's Antenna Giveaway: 'It's smart' and Tribune should do the same thing

FierceCable

August 18, 2016 - In this article, FierceCable discusses Dish coming out to support the TV Liberation Bus Tour and giving people the option for view over the air, broadcast television for free. They also shared info on the bus tour, where the giveaways will take place and importance of a TV antenna.

 

 

Dish Backs Broadcaster Antenna Giveaway

Broadcasting & Cable

August 18, 2016 - In this article, John Eggerton shares info on the TV Liberation Bus Tour and how Dish came out to publicly endorse the tour and free antenna giveaway. They share details of the bus tour and why it is important to give people access to over the air television.

 

 

"Broadcast TV Liberation Tour" Kicks Off Friday

TVTechnology

August 18, 2016 - TV Technology shared info on the announcement of the TV Liberation Bus Tour including the stops of each giveaway, quote from Dennis Wharton on the importance of the giveaway and that DISH publicly came out to endorse the giveaway.

 

 

Dish Backs Broadcaster Antenna Giveaway

Multichannel News

August 18, 2016 - In this article, John Eggerton shares info on the TV Liberation Bus Tour and how Dish came out to publicly endorse the tour and free antenna giveaway. They share details of the bus tour and why it is important to give people access to over the air television.

 

 

Dish Gets Behind Sinclair and NAB Free Antenna Giveaway

CED Magazine

August 18, 2016 - In this article, DISH comes out and endorses the TV Liberation Bus Tour and the importance of having access to over the air television. They quote Richard on why Antennas Direct travels the US giving away free TV antennas and the importance and need to watch broadcast programming with a free HDTV antenna.

 

 

As Dish-Tribune Blackout Standoff Drags on, Satcaster Touts $7 Million antenna giveaway

Variety

August 18, 2016 - In this article, they discuss Dish coming out to support the TV Liberation Bus Tour and the importance of access to over the air, broadcast television. They include info on the Tribune blackout on Dish. Great quote from Dish president, "it is heartening to see that we may agree on this point: TV viewers should have a choice on how to watch, and how much to pay for local TV,” said Schlichting.

 

 

DISH Endorses Sinclair and NAB Free Antenna Giveaway

Business Wire

August 18, 2016 - In this article, DISH comes out and endorses the TV Liberation Bus Tour and the importance of having access to over the air television.

 

 

DISH Endorses Sinclair and NAB Free Antenna Giveaway

Yahoo! Finance

August 18, 2016 - In this article, DISH comes out and endorses the TV Liberation Bus Tour and the importance of having access to over the air television.

 

 

DISH backs free antennas campaign for local broadcasters

Telecompaper

August 18, 2016 - In this article, they share the info from the DISH press release supporting the TV Liberation bus tour.

 

 

Free HD Antennas to be given away on Monday

WGXA.com

August 18, 2016 - Our Macon partner for the TV Liberation Bus Tour shared info on the Monday giveaway including time, details of antenna given away and why the Bus Tour is traveling the US giving away free TV antennas.

 

 

DISH Endorses Sinclair and NAB Free Antenna Giveaway

Digital Journal

August 18, 2016 - In this article, DISH comes out and endorses the TV Liberation Bus Tour and the importance of having access to over the air television.

 

 

Putting two new HD television antennas to the test

Jill Cataldo

August 17, 2016 - Jill tested out the ClearStream Eclipse antenna and the C4V antenna at her house and at her daughters apartment. She shared the results of her testing in both location and overall thoughts on ease of install and reception. Very detailed descriptions, included every channel she was able to receive and step by step pictures from assembly to install.

 

 

Sinclair hands out free antennas in "TV Liberation" tour

Telecompaper

August 17, 2016 - Share the details of the press release announcing the TV Liberation bus tour with the 5 cities they are visiting.

 

 

2016 Inc 5000 List

Inc 5000

August 17, 2016 - For the ninth year in a row, Antennas Direct has landed a spot on the Inc 5000 list, this year moving up 600 spots from 4711 to 4106.

 

 

TVFreedom.org, Antennas Direct Partner with Local Sinclair Broadcast TV Stations on Multicity "Broadcast TV Liberation Tour"

Consumer Electronics Net

August 16, 2016 - Pickup of the 2016 TV Liberation bus tour press release from PRWeb. It shares the dates and location of the bus tour stops.

 

 

TVFreedom.org, Antennas Direct Partner with Local Sinclair Broadcast TV Stations on Multicity "Broadcast TV Liberation Tour"

Erie News Now

August 16, 2016 - Pickup of the 2016 TV Liberation bus tour press release from PRWeb. It shares the dates and location of the bus tour stops.

 

 

TVFreedom.org, Antennas Direct Partner with Local Sinclair Broadcast TV Stations on Multicity "Broadcast TV Liberation Tour"

Benzinga

August 16, 2016 - Pickup of the 2016 TV Liberation bus tour press release from PRWeb. It shares the dates and location of the bus tour stops.

 

 

Sinclair embarks on "Broadcast TV Liberation Tour," hands out $1M in free antennas

FierceCable

August 16, 2016 - Daniel Frankel discusses the busy summer Sinclair has had between the FCC fine and the retrans dispute with Dish and how they are participating in the TV Liberation bus tour with the NAB and Antennas Direct to give away free antennas. They share the cities the bus tour is traveling to and quotes Richard from the press release. They also link over to the TV Freedom press release.

 

 

TVFreedom.org, Antennas Direct Partner with Local Sinclair Broadcast TV Stations on Multicity "Broadcast TV Liberation Tour"

TVFreedom.org

August 16, 2016 - The Bus Tour press release announcing the locations and goal of the TV Liberation Bus Tour.

 

 

HDTV Expert- Product Review: ClearStream Eclipse TV Antenna

HDTV Magazine

August 11, 2016 - Pete Putman reviews the new ClearStream Eclipse antenna. He compared it to the Mohu Leaf and RS Bow Tie antenna and shared the results of the testing in his location.

 

 

HDTV Expert- Product Review: ClearStream Eclipse TV Antenna

HDTVExpert.com

August 11, 2016 - Pete Putman reviews the new ClearStream Eclipse antenna. He compared it to the Mohu Leaf and RS Bow Tie antenna and shared the results of the testing in his location.

 

 

Innovative Products for Your Home

KUSI.com

July 28, 2016 - Bruce Pechman, aka Mr. Bicep, the Muscleman of Technology, pulled together his list of the top innovative products for the home and included the NEW Antennas Direct ClearStream Eclipse antenna. He discusses the new design that is double sided, featuring SureGrip technology, free shipping, and a no sales tax.

 

 

Innovative Products for Your Home

Mr. Bicep

July 28, 2016 - Bruce Pechman, aka Mr. Bicep, the Muscleman of Technology, pulled together his list of the top innovative products for the home and included the NEW Antennas Direct ClearStream Eclipse antenna. He discusses the new design that is double sided, featuring SureGrip technology, free shipping, and a no sales tax.

 

 

ClearStream Eclipse Antenna

Man Cave True Review

July 27, 2016 - Alexander Peterman's review of the new ClearStream Eclipse antenna. In his review, Alexander found that the new Eclipse features improvements from the original and that he loves seeing companies make improvements on their products. We are constantly listening to feedback from our customers and industry professionals and using that feedback to improve and grow!

 

 

Antennas Direct- Ultimate Long Range Attic Antenna

mkvXstream

July 20, 2016 - In this review of the C4V antenna, mkvXstream installs the C4V in his attic. The results? He has great signal, receives more channels in HD with great picture quality and overall he praises the antenna.

 

 

Top Reasons to Use an HDTV Antenna + Giveaway

Obviously MARvelous

July 19, 2016 - In this post, Marcie talks about how she cut the cord in 2015 and has never looked back. Between streaming and her antenna from Antennas Direct, she has everything she needs and saves over $100 a month. She talks about the new Eclipse, the great design, and ease of installation in her review.

 

 

ClearStream Indoor HDTV/TV Antenna

mkvxstream

July 5, 2016 - Great review of the new ClearStream Eclipse antenna, mkvXstream said that it pulled the same amount of channels as his large, attic-mounted antenna, which he was surprised and happy about. He highly recommends the Eclipse for the money, size and ease of installation.

 

 

Antennas Direct Releases New and Advanced Performance ClearStream Eclipse™

Benzinga

June 22, 2016 - Antennas Direct press release announcing the new and advanced performance ClearStream Eclipse TV antenna. The release talks about the new features, the improved performance, price, and where to purchase.

 

 

Antennas Direct Releases New and Advanced Performance ClearStream Eclipse™

PR Web

June 22, 2016 - Antennas Direct press release announcing the new and advanced performance ClearStream Eclipse TV antenna. The release talks about the new features, the improved performance, price, and where to purchase.

 

 

Mohu ReLeaf HDTV Antenna Review

Tom's Guide

June 17, 2016 - In this review of the Mohu ReLeaf, they mention the ClearStream Eclipse. They say "The ReLeaf's basic beige design isn't as stylish as some models, such as the Antennas Direct ClearStream Eclipse." The ClearStream Eclipse design is simple, modern, sleek, and blends in easily to the decor.

 

 

Fastest Growing Companies 2016: St. Louis' Construction Boom

St. Louis Business Journal

June 10, 2016 - Antennas Direct was ranked 40 on the St. Louis Business Journal's Fastest Growing Companies List, with a 40.4% growth since 2015.

 

 

Over-the-air Antennas Are Making a Comeback

Motherboard

May 16, 2016 - Chris Branter of Cut Cable Today and is a guest blogger for Antennas Direct, wrote this piece on the growth of not only cord cutting, but how over-the-air antennas are making a comeback. He quotes Antennas Direct on the growth and how these are not your Grandmother's antennas, they have come a long way.

 

 

Antennas Direct ClearStream Eclipse™ Amplified Indoor Antenna Review: Power and Poise

Toms Guide

March 17, 2016 - Great review by John Quain, he says that the Eclipse is powerful, easy to install, good reception with an unobtrusive design.

 

 

Bruce Pechman- Options for Cable TV

KUSI

March 15, 2016 - In this segment, the muscle man of technology shares his tips for cutting the cord, including the ClearStream Eclipse and C2V. He also praises the Antennas Direct support team and how helpful they are in helping people choose the right antenna for their location.

 

 

Review of Antennas Direct's ClearStream 2V and ClearStream Eclipse™

Cordcutting.com

February 8, 2016 - Review of the C2V and Eclipse, Stephen Lovely had great things to say about the Eclipse. He was very happy with the performance, aesthetics, and ease of set up.

 

 

How to Watch the Super Bowl When You Don't Have Cable

The New York Times

February 3, 2016 - The New York Times lead tech reporter, Brian Chen, reviews ways to catch the Super Bowl if you have cut the cord or do not have cable. He talks about streaming CBS online, using Apple TV or Roku or using antennas. The only antennas he mentions are the ClearStream 2V and Eclipse, and he goes into detail on how easy it was to set up the Eclipse and he got 40 channels.

 

 

The Best Indoor HDTV Antenna

The Wirecutter

January 25, 2016 - In a battle of the antennas, The Wirecutter spent more than 20 hours testing different makes and models of indoor TV antennas ranging from Antennas Direct, Mohu, Channel Master, Wineguard, 1byone and HD Frequency as well as others. The ClearStream Eclipse outperformed all other antennas to be named the best indoor HDTV antenna.

 

 

TVFreedom: 2,000-plus Get Free Antennas

Broadcasting & Cable

November 30, 2015 - John Eggerton shares the info from our bus tour recap press release along with links to the recap video. He shares info from Nielsen on how many American households have cut the cord and gave a summary of the ADBusTour.

 

 

Kevin Hunt

Chicago Tribune

November 20, 2015 - In this article, Kevin Hunt mentions and reviews 5 antennas (2 Terk, 2 Antennas Direct and 1 Mohu). Great review of the Eclipse and C2V and features the C2V.

 

 

Antenna Giveaway at the National Weather Festival Saturday

News 9

October 30, 2015 - News 9 shared details of the AD Bus Tour giveaway in Norman, Oklahoma at the National Weather Festival on Saturday, October 31.

 

 

Hundreds Line Up for Antenna Giveaway

KELOland.com

October 23, 2015 - A recap of the giveaway including a great live spot during the giveaway interviewing a guy in line who talks about how important it was to his family to cut the cord, how much money he will be saving, how much money they were paying for cable and how grateful he was to Antennas Direct and KELO for the giveaway.

 

 

How to Choose The Right Antenna and Get HDTV Over The Air

Cordcutting.com

October 22, 2015 - They break down what you need to cut the cord and a guide to help you decide what type of antenna you would need. They suggest 7 antennas, including the Antennas Direct DB8 and include a link to our Amazon page.

 

 

Free TV Antenna Touring Van Arrives in Sioux Falls

KELOland.com

October 22, 2015 - KELO-TV announcing the free antenna giveaway tomorrow in Sioux Falls, filmed next to the Antennas Direct bus and as a teaser to the segment tonight with Richard.

 

 

KELO-TV To Give Away 300 HD Antennas

KELOland.com

October 22, 2015 - KELO shared the details of the antenna giveaway in Sioux Falls. KELO-TV Director of Marketing and Creative Services discussed the importance of the Broadcast TV Liberation tour and receiving OTA TV with an antenna.

 

 

Antenna Giveaway at Main Street Square

KOTATV.com

October 21, 2015 - Live morning coverage from the Rapid City morning giveaway. KOTA TV's Priscilla Borrego interviewed an Antennas Direct representative about the giveaway, importance of OTA TV and why people should come out to the giveaway.

 

 

FCC Moves Towards More Wireless Power, Fewer Local TV Stations

The Takeaway

October 20, 2015 - Interview with Antennas Direct President and Founder, Richard Schneider, and Stuart Benjamin on the FCC auction and the growth of OTA technology.

 

 

Free antennas for first 300 participants

9News.com

October 19, 2015 - Live morning interview on KUSA promoting the Denver giveaway, discussing TVFreedom.org and the growth of OTA television. They include the details of the giveaway and invited their viewers to come out to the giveaway.

 

 

HDTV Antenna Giveaway

KELOLand

October 18, 2015 - Details on the TV Freedom Bus Tour and press release with details for the Sioux Falls giveaway.

 

 

Free antennas for first 300 participants

9News.com

October 16, 2015 - KUSA shared the Denver giveaway information on their website for the Monday morning AD Bus Tour Giveaway at the Pepsi Center. They included information from the press release and a quote from Antennas Direct President Richard Schneider.

 

 

Free TV antennas for viewers at the Pepsi Center, compliments of KUSA

Denver Post

October 16, 2015 - The Denver Post shared information about the TV Freedom Bus Tour giveaway with Antennas Direct and KUSA in Denver Monday at the Pepsi Center.

 

 

TVFreedom.org, Antennas Direct Partner with Local TV Stations to Kick Off Multicity "Broadcast TV Liberation Tour" in Albuquerque

Consumer Electronics Net

October 15, 2015 - Consumer Electronics Net picked up the Bus Tour press release from PR Web.

 

 

Antennas Giveaway Tour Hits Road Again

Broadcasting & Cable

October 14, 2015 - John Eggerton shared the bus tour information as well as the dates of the upcoming bus tour. He included quotes from Antennas Direct President Richard Schneider and the NAB. They also shared the article on the B&C social media.

 

 

A new generation discovers the good old TV antenna

Marketplace- NPR

October 13, 2015 - Reporter Miles Bryan interviewed Antennas Direct President and Founder, Richard Schneider, to discuss the growth of antennas in the industry and Antennas Direct's sales for the past year. Great article including recorded interview with Richard and others, including a millennial cord cutter.

 

 

Cut Cable, Use a Digital Antenna, and Save Thousands + A Giveaway!

Making Sense of Cents

October 9, 2015 - Michelle Gardner of Making Sense of Cents cut the cord earlier this year with an Antennas Direct Micron antenna, and wrote a blog then on how much money she is saving by cutting the cord. She talks about how much money she saves each year by cutting the cord, how many channels she receives and talks about how happy she is with Antennas Direct and our antennas. She gave away a C2V, 2 ClearStream Eclipse antennas and $50 cash to each winner.

 

 

Cutting the cord: 4 reasons to consider using an HD antenna

Ottawa Sun

September 21, 2015 - Sean Fitzgerald interviewed Antennas Direct President and Founder, Richard Schneider, on the cord cutting trend and benefits of cutting the cord. Richard is quoted in the article, and they also interview installer Geoff Tebbutt, who uses a C2 and include a picture of him with his C2. This was posted online and will also run in all Sun printed publications on September 22.

 

 

Cutting the cord: 4 reasons to consider using an HD antenna

Winnipeg Sun

September 21, 2015 - Sean Fitzgerald interviewed Antennas Direct President and Founder, Richard Schneider, on the cord cutting trend and benefits of cutting the cord. Richard is quoted in the article, and they also interview installer Geoff Tebbutt, who uses a C2 and include a picture of him with his C2. This was posted online and will also run in all Sun printed publications on September 22.

 

 

Cutting the cord: 4 reasons to consider using an HD antenna

Toronto Sun

September 21, 2015 - Sean Fitzgerald interviewed Antennas Direct President and Founder, Richard Schneider, on the cord cutting trend and benefits of cutting the cord. Richard is quoted in the article, and they also interview installer Geoff Tebbutt, who uses a C2 and include a picture of him with his C2. This was posted online and will also run in all Sun printed publications on September 22.

 

 

We are on to Super Bowl 50!

Rainy Day Magazine

September 18, 2015 - With the start of the NFL season, Rainy Day Magazine pulled together a guide to watching the NFL as a cord cutter. He included the ClearStream Eclipse in the guide along with some great photos.

 

 

Don't toss away those rabbit ears just yet; TV antennas are making a comeback

Fredericksburg

September 11, 2015 - In this article, Michael Hewitt discusses the growth in cord cutting and how people are now watching their TV shows. He talks about the history of the antennas and how companies like Antennas Direct are having record growth thanks to the number of cord cutters and streaming devices that are now available. Antennas Direct is the only antenna manufacturer mentioned.

 

 

5 Easy Ways to Kill Your Cable Bill

U.S. News & World Report

September 9, 2015 - In this article by John Schmoll, they break down the steps to cutting the cable cord for good. The first thing he talks about is getting an antenna. He mentions Michelle Schroeder-Gardner of the website "Making Sense of Cents" and how her family cut their cable bill completely with an Antennas Direct Micron antenna.

 

 

Cord-Cutting: Answers for a Friend

Pilot Blog

August 19, 2015 - Sam Matheny wrote a blog about his answers to a friend's questions regarding cutting the cord and what they need to do. When it comes to receiving OTA TV, he recommends getting an Antennas Direct antenna.

 

 

How To Watch Television For FREE!

Obviously Marvelous

August 18, 2015 - Mommy blogger Marcie decided to take the plunge and cut the cord after realizing how much money ($116 a month) her family was spending on channels they weren't watching. She installed the Antennas Direct ClearStream 2V and was very happy with not only the picture quality, but how they were able to split the signal between all 5 TVs in the house with no problems. She now spends $37 a month with her streaming services and is happy she decided to cut the cord.

 

 

These 41 St. Louis-area companies made the Inc. 5000 Fastest-Growing List

St. Louis Business Journal

August 13, 2015 - A summary of the 41 local St. Louis businesses who made the Inc. 5000 Fastest Growing Companies list, mentioning the ranking and growth. Antennas Direct made the list, ranked at  4711, with a 52 percent growth in revenue.

 

 

Antennas Direct Named to Inc. 5000 List for Eighth Straight Year

STLToday

August 13, 2015 - The Inc. 5000 press release announcing Antennas Direct eighth straight year on the Inc. 5000 Fastest Growing Companies List.

 

 

TVFreedom.orFree Local Broadcast TV Provides Americans with a Window into Their World

TVFreedom.org

August 5, 2015 - Announcement of the 2015 TV Freedom bus tour and they shared the bus tour/NAB recap video.

 

 

KMPH Fresno ClearStream Eclipse™ Video

KMPH Fesno

July 10, 2015 - Mario Armstrong on KMPH discussing the hottest summer tech and highlighting the Antennas Direct ClearStream Eclipse indoor TV antenna.

 

 

KABB San Antonio ClearStream Eclipse™ Video

KABB San Anotion

July 10, 2015 - Mario Armstrong on KABB San Antonio discussing the hottest summer tech and highlighting the Antennas Direct ClearStream Eclipse indoor TV antenna.

 

 

ClearStream Eclipse™ Amplified Antennas Direct

Robert Garrett YouTube Channel

July 5, 2015 - Antennas Direct Ambassador, Robert Garrett, shared a review and install video of the ClearStream Eclipse on his YouTube channel. As of August 2015, this video has 250 views. Antennas Direct also posted a blog embedding the video and summarizing the review.

 

 

TV Antenna Giveaway in San Francisco

KRON 4 News

July 3, 2015 - Two videos on KRON 4 news from the San Francisco antenna giveaway. One video is with Antennas Direct President and Founder, Richard Schneider, and the National Association of Broadcasters Executive Vice President Dennis Wharton prior to antenna giveaway promoting the giveaway the next morning. The second video is at the antenna giveaway with KRON 4's Emily Turner.

 

 

TV Antenna Giveaway in SF

KPOP

July 3, 2015 - KPOP-TV was on hand at the San Francisco giveaway and interviewed Antennas Direct President and Founder, Richard Schneider. He discussed the bus tour, that this was the 53rd stop, the goal of the TV Liberation tour and why Antennas Direct came to Chinatown to help provide free OTA television to the Chinatown community. They also spoke with Dennis Wharton about cutting the cord, receiving free, local television especially during an emergency and why it was important to provide antennas to residence of Chinatown.  Next, they interviewed Ken Lee, President of the OCA-Advocates. They also interviewed some people in line waiting for an antenna. One of them, James, said he could not wait to save money with his antenna and cutting the cord. They also interviewed Patrick Lew, who discussed how many channels he receives in the San Francisco area.

 

 

San Francisco to Host Free Antenna Giveaway

Broadcasting & Cable

July 1, 2015 - John Eggerton of Broadcasting & Cable shared information from the San Francisco giveaway press release along with details of the TV Freedom Bus Tour giveaway.

 

 

San Francisco to Host Free Antenna Giveaway

TV Technology

July 1, 2015 - John Eggerton of TVTechnology shared information from the San Francisco antenna giveaway press release and details about the San Francisco giveaway and TV Freedom.

 

 

St. Louis Business Journal

Frugal Family Times

June 25, 2015 - Photos from the St. Louis Business Journal's Fastest Growing Companies Award Ceremony.

 

 

Here's what happened at our Fastest Growing Companies Awards

St. Louis Business Journal

June 25, 2015 - Recap of the award ceremony along with pictures and links to the winners social media accounts.

 

 

Antennas Direct embarks on a Great Adventure

Man Cave Cinema

June 22, 2015 - John discusses the Antennas Direct Great Race, links to the landing page for the Great Race and discusses how Richard will be testing out antennas along the route. He also embeds the first video from Oklahoma.

 

 

Antennas Direct in Canada!
CLEARSTREAM 4 Field Test

Frugal Family Times

May 25, 2015 - Ed and Robin of Frugal Family Times who live in Canada, reviewed the ClearStream 4 antenna. Their blog focuses on ways families can save money. They discuss being cord cutters and how the antenna helps their family receive the free television they love. They live an hour outside of Toronto, so the ClearStream 4 helped them to receive signal at their home. They review step by step the process of assembling the antenna, installing, testing and a performance review. They also commented on the Antennas Direct instruction sheet and how great the infographic was. Overall summary, they say that the C4 is a solid product, performance exceeds the quoted range, a price point that is higher than most cheapo antennas but more than worth it when you see the build quality and reception.

 

 

Top 25 Fastest Growing Companies

St. Louis Business Journal

May 20, 2015 - A preview of the list of the annual top 25 companies list. Revenue is revving up for the 25 fastest-growing companies in St. Louis. As you’ll read in the June 12 issue of the St. Louis Business Journal, these 25 companies have grown exponentially. In this exclusive issue of the Business Journal, we’ll reveal the rank and percentage gain of each company to see how they stack up against the rest of the St. Louis business community.

 

Saying Goodbye to cable? 4 things to consider

Toronto Star

May 19, 2015 - Canada article by reporter Adam Mayers. He focuses on saveandreplay.com and his experience purchasing a new antenna. He discusses the price of antennas and what it takes to cut the cord. He will be posting a follow up blog discussing his experience with the DB8e. In his article, he breaks down 4 things to consider before cutting the cord (location, distance to transmitters, transmitter frequencies and angle to transmitters) as well as over-the-air TV facts.

 

 

Cord-Cutter Gear: Three Antennas and a Pre-Amp

TV Technology

May 11, 2015 - In this article, Pete Putman compares three antennas (CC Aerowave, HD Quad and the StealthTenna 50) as well as one amplifier, the Antennas Direct Juice. His summary of the Juice was that it is a solid performer that delivers as promised. He said it has excellent performance for the price. He reviews each antenna on their own, and then adds the Juice amplifier to each and shows his reports using the amplifier, with great results.

 

HDTV Expert- USEFUL GADGETS: Three Antennas and a Preamplifier for Cord-Cutters.

HDTV Magazine - Pete Putman

May 5, 2015 - This article is a reprint of Pete Putman's Juice review. Here is a summary: In this article, Pete Putman compares three antennas (CC Aerowave, HD Quad and the StealthTenna 50) as well as one amplifier, the Antennas Direct Juice. His summary of the Juice was that it is a solid performer that delivers as promised. He said it has excellent performance for the price. He reviews each antenna on their own, and then adds the Juice amplifier to each and shows his reports using the amplifier, with great results.

 

 

Stronger is Better! New Subchannels!

Man Cave Cinema

April 30, 2015 - In the Man Cave Cinema Rant, Ep 22, John discusses how the Antennas Direct C4 antenna is stronger and how even in Canada, far away from the towers, he was able to pick up 2 more channels. He discusses OTA TV and how cord cutting has saved his family money.

 

 

Cutting the Cord: How do I get started?

USA Today - Mike Snider

April 13, 2015 - Mike Snider discusses how to get started with cutting the cord, and what steps to take first. He breaks it down step by step, and asks several industry experts their opinions on cutting the cord. He quotes Richard Schneider in the article, talking about receiving local TV channels using an antenna. "Many of your favorite programs may be available over the air from local broadcasters. And the good news is that antennas "are much smaller, more powerful and easier to aim than your grandparents' antennas," said Richard Schneider, president and founder of Antennas Direct."

 

 

Threat from the Skies

MultiChannel News - Mike Farrell

April 13, 2015 - Pay TV's newest rival is an old foe: over-the-air antennas. In this article, Mike Farrell discusses the growth of over-the-air television and antennas. He discusses the Antennas Direct Bus Tour to Washington where 1000 antennas were given away in about an hour. "Antennas Direct has said it has given away about 15,000 antennas over the past two years."

 

 

5 Tricks for Getting the Best Possible Reception with your Indoor Antenna

PBS - Steve Belk

April 9, 2015 - Steve focuses on tricks to receiving the best reception with your TV antenna. He discusses the growth of over the air television as well as Antennas Direct growth and huge spike in sales numbers. His tips include find out where the broadcast towers are in your area, place the antenna in or near a window, go high, keep the antenna away from any metal and test different antenna placements.

 

 

Test and Review- Antennas Direct ClearStream 1 Convertible with a VHF Retrofit Kit

Blainville.Biz

April 3, 2015 - He reviews the ClearStream 1 with great results and is very happy with the picture quality and resolution. He says it is a great antenna for the price and he is very happy with his results.

 

 

Reviewing Antennas Direct's Juice amplifier and ClearStream 2V antenna

Digital Hit

March 9, 2015 - Evan reviews the Antennas Direct Juice Amplifier and ClearStream 2V antenna on his blog Digital Hits. He starts off the article talking about his cord cutting experience and what brought him to the breaking point to cancel cable. Evan lives in Toronto, and has trouble receiving signal. He's been using the C2V since 2004 and was happy with his experience. Adding Juice he said was simple, only took a few minutes, and he received strengthened signal. He says "I can't recommend the Juice and C2V enough." He also talks about the great customer service at Antennas Direct and how they came to the rescue when he had questions and needed support.

 

 

Cord-Cutters, Does the Antennas Direct ClearStream 2 Have What it Takes?

The Man Cave Cinema

February 20, 2015 - In this Man Cave Cinema rants, John replaces his rant with an excellent review of the Clearstream 2V antenna, available at Best Buy Canada. He talks about his success with the antenna, his personal cord cutting experience and channels he receives over the air, as well as a rant about OTA television and the cable companies.

 

 

More Canadians to Watch NFL's Big Game Free and Over-The-Air

Canandian News Wire

January 30, 2015 - They picked up our SuperBowl/Best Buy Canada press release.

 

 

Get Juiced Up with the ClearStream Juice™ Preamplifier System

Examiner - Marshal Rosenthal

January 30, 2015 - Marshal was invited to a SuperBowl party at his nephew’s house, who needed help with his antenna. They were having trouble with the signal, so they decided to test out the Juice amplifier and received great results. He gave it 4 out of 5 stars and said that it saved game day and thought it was a great piece of equipment.

 

 

Thinking About Cutting the Cord? Watch This

KTRS - McGraw Show interview with Richard Schneider

January 22, 2015 - In this interview, McGraw and Richard discuss cutting the cord, what people need to know before cutting the cord and how a simple antenna can help a family receive OTA shows as well as shows and channels they might not know exist.

 

 

Installing the Juice Pre-Amp by Antennas Direct

YouTube - Robert Garrett

January 15, 2015 - In this video by Antennas Direct Ambassador Robert, he talks his viewers through the install of the Juice amplifier as well as the results.

 

 

Detailed Instructions on how to Install an over the air TV antenna for HDTV- Robert Garret, YouTube

YouTube - Robert Garrett

January 8, 2015 - In this video, Antennas Direct Ambassador Robert Garrett breaks down the install process for the ClearStream 5 VHF Antenna and using the Antennas Direct CDA 4-way Amplifier.