Cables & Accessories: What to expect from the next couple of years

With the advent of a growing number of new smartphones and tablets, many people are starting to question the viability of old cable management boxes and how to properly maintain them.Some are concerned about the quality of the cables themselves, or the durability of the components they’re used to, while others are concerned that the …

How to get your cable TV bill reduced

With cable bills currently sitting at $200/month and cable TV providers making little or no effort to offer new service, most cable users have little incentive to upgrade.That may change with the introduction of a new bundle that will offer a lower monthly rate and lower costs.The new bundle is called The Cable Cuts and …

Why do cable companies have cable channels?

Cable channels are not just a product of the internet, they are an extension of cable television.The main cable channels, including Disney, Fox, and Comcast, carry programs like “Bachelor in Paradise,” “The Bachelor,” and “America’s Got Talent.”Some cable channels are also owned by networks that make programming like “The Voice” and “American Idol.”It is important …

Lightning forward Victor Hedman to undergo surgery on left ankle and foot, head coach Joe Sacco says

JOE SACO, FLORIDA — Lightning forward Vladimir Tarasenko is expected to miss at least six weeks with an ankle and an upper-leg injury, head athletic trainer Mark T. Brown said Tuesday.“The timetable was set at six weeks,” Brown said in a text message.“He’ll be back for training camp and the season.It’s been a long road …