A $4.93 regional sports fee keeps me from subscribing to DirecTV

A $4.93 regional sports fee keeps me from subscribing to DirecTV

We’re living in the age of cord cutters; you know, those of us who no longer require 24/7 television coverage spanned out over 1,000 channels. We live in a much simpler (yet more complex) world of having to rely on services such as Netflix, Hulu, HBO Now, YouTube, etc. for our TV entertainment. In other ..

Move your site to HTTPS – Get Better search rankings

Move your site to HTTPS – Get Better search rankings

If you’ve ever been to this site before, you may have noticed that all pages and links are now being served up through HTTPS. Most people are familiar with HTTPS being used exclusively for online shopping sites and user account login pages, but there’s a current trend happening wherein ALL pages on a domain are ..

Video Game Authority (VGA) and sealed collectibles

Video Game Authority (VGA) and sealed collectibles

VGA is a sub-division of CGA which is the Collectible Grading Authority. According to their mission statement, they intend to provide the video game collecting market with a barometer of sorts by which games and their respective grades can be used to determine value. In and of itself, this mission is a noble one. I ..

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles 1/6th scale figures from Mondo

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles 1/6th scale figures from Mondo

Mondo TMNT Figures Mondo is company out of Texas that started out in 2004 producing t-shirts with classic film images and old school iron-on decals. Since then, they have specialized in re-creating some of Hollywood’s most iconic film posters in limited edition prints — some of which have sold for thousands of dollars! And now ..

Mortal Kombat II – NOS marquee versus an old original

Mortal Kombat II – NOS marquee versus an old original

Just about everyone who owns one or more arcade games would love to have a copy of their game(s) in mint condition. When you can’t make that happen, the next best thing is a true-to-original restoration. If you’re lucky, you’re good at doing your own repairs or finding great people to print, fabricate and paint ..