Does Netflix Offer Downloads to Go?

Q. I love Netflix because it’s so convenient to watch at home. But is there any way to download a movie or show and take it with me on the road in case I don’t have access to wireless? — George, Indianapolis, Indiana. George, that’s a good question, one that gets asked quite often. The

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How Can You Find New Roku Channels?

Q. I have Roku and I love it. But I get frustrated sometimes because they are always adding channels and I don’t even know. How can I tell when Roku has added new channels so I can check them out?  — Wayne, Fairfax, Virginia. Wayne, you make a good point. Roku, which makes Net TV

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I Just Bought a New TV – Should I Keep the Box?

Q. I just bought a great new TV online and I installed it myself with no trouble. It looks awesome! But a friend of mine said I should keep the box just in case. Why? He couldn’t explain it very well — Dan, Atlanta, Georgia. Dan, congratulations on your order — and your self-installation. There

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Netflix: How Can I Check My Streaming Speed?

Q.  My streaming picture on Netflix is generally pretty good. But sometimes it varies, gets a little worse. Is there any way to determine what resolution/speed I’m getting on Netflix from my Internet service? — Roger, Fairfax, Virginia. Roger, you have a common concern. Many Netflix streamers report that their picture looks just dandy most

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How Can I Watch Baseball Without Blackouts?

Q. I live in the LA area and I’m sick and tired of not being able to watch my Dodgers at home on TV. Isn’t there any way to watch my guys without subscribing to Time Warner Cable? — Cal, Santa Monica, CA Cal, many fans of the Los Angeles Dodgers and New York Yankees will

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How Can I Fix the Color On My TV?

Q. The picture on my HDTV is off, particularly the color. The color always seems a bit faded. I’ve tried adjusting the color setting on the set but it doesn’t seem to help. The colors still don’t seem to look real. Any suggestions? — Dave, Hagerstown, Maryland. Dave, you were right to try adjusting your

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WatchESPN: Do I Need a Comcast Video Sub?

Q. I’m a Comcast video subscriber and I’ve been enjoying watching all kinds of sports on WatchESPN. But I’ve been thinking about getting rid of my video service and going Net only. Could I still watch WatchESPN if I do? — Brian, Deale, Maryland. Brian, WatchESPN is a web site that simulcasts ESPN, ESPN2, ESPNU,

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Should You Buy a TV That’s NOT a Name Brand?

Q. I often see TV manufacturers that I’ve never heard of selling sets for what seems like really low prices. I’m tempted to buy one, but I’m a little nervous about their quality. Is it safe to buy a TV that’s not a name brand? — George, Salem, Oregon. George, that’s a great question. Companies

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