The Curse of Too Many Channels

We don’t have cable. There are times I wish we did, but mostly I’m satisfied with the handful of channels we get through the antenna on the roof of our house. Because we don’t have cable, we find ourselves watching shows we might otherwise overlook in favor of binge watching HGTV or the Food Network. […]

Digital (Fill-in-the-Blank) Recorder

Your home entertainment system likely has a Digital Video Recorder (DVR). It's pretty much standard equipment these days if you have cable, fiber, or satellite television.  It's a wonderful invention that lets you record your favorite shows for later viewing.  It also allows you to pause live television and rewind to catch that pivotal moment […]

Viral Marketing and Fringe

Just came across an awesome viral marketing campaign for Fringe, the J.J. Abrams drama on FOX.  If you watch the show, you’re probably aware of a character called “The Observer” who seems to appear whenever strange things happen.  Apparently FOX has launched a campaign where they place actors posing as “The Observer” in various locations around […]