FAQ

I have included a Streaming FAQ with terms that I think are most helpful. If you think any should be added please contact me so that change can be made.

What is cord cutting?

cord cutting is eliminating pay TV service and receiving those channels over different mediums.

What are “cord-nevers“?

Cord-nevers are usually younger generations that grow up getting content online and have never gotten Pay TV

What is OTA?

Over-The-Air refers to delivery of video over broadcast antenna’s

What is OTT?

Over-the-Top refers to delivery of audio, video, and other media over the Internet

Aren’t amplified antennas always better than non amplified?

I was a believer until a study (By some guy) showed that his reception in a city was made worse by having a amplified vs non amplified antenna.

What is Transcoding?

Transcoding is the process of converting on the fly to whatever format your devices need (Usually converting to H.264)

What does SD and HD stand for?

SD usually refers to standard definition while HD equals high definition (sometimes this can be 720 or 1080 resolution)

  • Any terms you think should be added?