Why do most people pay for cable when you can have it for free via satellite?

Answer You have to get your internet somehow. Armstrong Cable where I am provides phone, internet, and cable as a package deal that you simply can't beat. If you watch a particular show everyday you will ... Read More »

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Can you hook up your laptop with 802.11 to receive a direct tv satellite cable signal and watch cable?

PC TV You could hypothetically do that but it would require purchasing some expensive equipment and the setup would be somewhat complicated. In addition, you need a satellite receiver set top box t... Read More »

Does satellite TV use the same coaxial cable as cable TV?

Satellite television uses the same coaxial cable as cable television. Satellite television and cable television send different types of signals over the coaxial cable. A receiver is used to process... Read More »

Cable or satellite?

Definitely cable - but only because I had a HORRIFIC experience when we had Dish Network for 3 months - that company is unethical and can't get ANYTHING right! I do miss the DVR though....

What do you think of satellite TV vs. Cable?

Satellite is better. Better variety and more reliable than cable... except when it rains :)