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Forum: Internet Television: Streaming Services including Netflix and Apple TV   2019-07-08, 04:15 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 16,328
Posted By smallmj
Recently finished series 6 and 7 of Death in...

Recently finished series 6 and 7 of Death in Paradise on Prime. Fun little show, but very by the numbers. I have to admit that I fell asleep during more than one episode. I do enjoy Danny John...
Forum: Internet Television: Streaming Services including Netflix and Apple TV   2019-06-25, 03:16 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 6,876
Posted By smallmj
I've watched a few clips on youtube and look...

I've watched a few clips on youtube and look forward to full episodes on Gem. Richard Ayoade is a comic genius.
Forum: Internet Television: Streaming Services including Netflix and Apple TV   2019-06-17, 05:14 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 3,067
Posted By smallmj
The over-promotion on the prime website is...

The over-promotion on the prime website is frustrating. I don't want to know what I could watch if I subscribed to extra channels. I want to know what I can watch with my current subscription.
...
Forum: Internet Television: Streaming Services including Netflix and Apple TV   2019-06-17, 05:11 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,231
Posted By smallmj
I listen to baseball a lot when I'm in the...

I listen to baseball a lot when I'm in the Kitchen. It is a perfectly good experience. The announcers on 590 are mostly better than Buck and Pat anyway.
Forum: Internet Television: Streaming Services including Netflix and Apple TV   2019-06-15, 11:16 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 16,328
Posted By smallmj
Finished all three seasons of The Expanse on...

Finished all three seasons of The Expanse on Amazon Prime. I really enjoyed it. The last season reminded me a bit of 2001, but with more happening.

Now watching the latest season of Designated...
Forum: Television Industry / Channels and Providers   2019-05-24, 01:03 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 6,267
Posted By smallmj
I'm trying to think of what languages would be...

I'm trying to think of what languages would be useful to show here in the Maritimes. Perhaps Levantine Arabic, Cantonese or Mandarin, and Chiac.
Forum: Internet Television: Streaming Services including Netflix and Apple TV   2019-05-21, 07:03 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 864
Posted By smallmj
Have you tried Chrome?

Have you tried Chrome?
Forum: Internet Television: Streaming Services including Netflix and Apple TV   2019-05-19, 08:12 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 16,328
Posted By smallmj
Just started watching The Expanse on Amazon...

Just started watching The Expanse on Amazon Prime. First episode was mostly world building and setting up characters, but it was well done and kept me awake.

Had previously tried the first couple...
Forum: Internet Television: Streaming Services including Netflix and Apple TV   2019-05-13, 02:06 PM
Replies: 772
Views: 182,232
Posted By smallmj
Yeah, but many people suggest using a VPN when...

Yeah, but many people suggest using a VPN when accessing public Wifi hotspots. I'm sure that there are plenty of people who forget to turn off their VPN on their laptop/tablet/phone when the get...
Forum: Internet Television: Streaming Services including Netflix and Apple TV   2019-05-11, 04:53 PM
Replies: 772
Views: 182,232
Posted By smallmj
With a name like that how can they be on the side...

With a name like that how can they be on the side of the angels? Definitely not legit.
Forum: Television Industry / Channels and Providers   2019-05-08, 04:56 PM
Replies: 624
Views: 66,734
Posted By smallmj
Got it on my phone (Redmi Note 7 on Koodo...

Got it on my phone (Redmi Note 7 on Koodo prepaid) while sitting at the garage waiting for my brakes to be fixed. I dismissed it so quickly that I wondered afterwards what it said.

Glad that I...
Forum: Internet Television: Streaming Services including Netflix and Apple TV   2019-03-26, 07:25 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 16,328
Posted By smallmj
Just finishing season 2 of The Marvelous Mrs....

Just finishing season 2 of The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel. It is the best show that I've seen in years, possibly since the early seasons of The West Wing.
Forum: Television Industry / Channels and Providers   2019-01-08, 09:11 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 801
Posted By smallmj
I haven't watched any award shows in more than 20...

I haven't watched any award shows in more than 20 years. Just not interested.
Forum: Internet Television: Streaming Services including Netflix and Apple TV   2018-12-18, 09:43 AM
Replies: 466
Views: 122,281
Posted By smallmj
I noticed it last night on my FireTV Basic as...

I noticed it last night on my FireTV Basic as well. It decided to update mid-show and kicked me out to the main menu. Grrr.
Forum: Internet Television: Streaming Services including Netflix and Apple TV   2018-12-17, 05:55 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 6,876
Posted By smallmj
If they come up with a Roku or FireTV app I'll...

If they come up with a Roku or FireTV app I'll give this a try. Otherwise...
Forum: Internet Television: Streaming Services including Netflix and Apple TV   2018-12-12, 05:26 PM
Replies: 466
Views: 122,281
Posted By smallmj
Thanks for the offers of help. I watched a few...

Thanks for the offers of help. I watched a few minutes of the same episode on my laptop (Linux x64/Chrome). The audio mix was much better. The captions were still out of sync.

I've looked for...
Forum: Internet Television: Streaming Services including Netflix and Apple TV   2018-12-12, 07:27 AM
Replies: 466
Views: 122,281
Posted By smallmj
I tried watching episode 1 of Arrow last night...

I tried watching episode 1 of Arrow last night using Crave on my FireTV basic last night. The CC/subtitles were way ahead of the dialog, and the audio mix was a bit off. The music and sound effects...
Forum: Internet Television: Streaming Services including Netflix and Apple TV   2018-12-06, 07:18 AM
Replies: 466
Views: 122,281
Posted By smallmj
Does anyone else find that Crave is terrible at...

Does anyone else find that Crave is terrible at remembering progress in a series? Often when I go to watch an episode of a series that I'm watching it will try to start me halfway through the...
Forum: Television Industry / Channels and Providers   2018-11-28, 12:57 PM
Replies: 624
Views: 66,734
Posted By smallmj
Just got the alert. Using a Moto X Pure Edition...

Just got the alert. Using a Moto X Pure Edition on Koodo prepaid in NS.

I really wouldn't want to be driving when one of these alerts comes in. Digging the phone out of my pocket would be a...
Forum: Internet Television: Streaming Services including Netflix and Apple TV   2018-11-07, 06:01 AM
Replies: 466
Views: 122,281
Posted By smallmj
I mosty watch crave on my computer, and the...

I mosty watch crave on my computer, and the experience is meh at best. I have to sign in again every time I go to the site, and recently I had to sign in between videos. It does a terrible job of...
Forum: Television Industry / Channels and Providers   2018-11-01, 03:43 PM
Replies: 113
Views: 26,283
Posted By smallmj
So have they removed any content from the old...

So have they removed any content from the old CraveTV to put in to the + Movies and HBO tier?
Forum: Internet Television: Streaming Services including Netflix and Apple TV   2018-10-05, 08:20 PM
Replies: 772
Views: 182,232
Posted By smallmj
So? Good riddance to bad garbage.

So? Good riddance to bad garbage.
Forum: Internet Television: Streaming Services including Netflix and Apple TV   2018-10-04, 06:14 AM
Replies: 247
Views: 49,557
Posted By smallmj
That's unusual. Any time I've contacted Amazon's...

That's unusual. Any time I've contacted Amazon's help desk they have gotten back to me very quickly. They've been completely useless, but fast.
Forum: Television Industry / Channels and Providers   2018-09-20, 07:01 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,999
Posted By smallmj
Paolo, sorry to hear about your financial...

Paolo, sorry to hear about your financial struggles. It can make for a very stressful situation. Don't let it affect your strong principles. Things get better. Years ago I was laid off 2 weeks...
Forum: Internet Television: Streaming Services including Netflix and Apple TV   2018-09-16, 01:00 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 16,328
Posted By smallmj
I had to cut the Bond marathon short because...

I had to cut the Bond marathon short because Skyfall wasn't on CraveTV. They had every other official Bond movie, but not Skyfall. Grrr.

Anyway, Craig was good. I think Ian Fleming is still...
Forum: Internet Television: Streaming Services including Netflix and Apple TV   2018-08-18, 10:18 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 16,328
Posted By smallmj
Bond movie marathon continues, just finished the...

Bond movie marathon continues, just finished the last Brosnan flick.

Everybody loves Goldeneye, but I preferred Tomorrow Never Dies. The Onatopp character in Goldeneye ruined it for me. I liked...
Forum: Internet Television: Streaming Services including Netflix and Apple TV   2018-08-08, 06:12 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 16,328
Posted By smallmj
I've restarted my Bond movie marathon, since they...

I've restarted my Bond movie marathon, since they will be removed from CraveTV at the end of the month.

My observations so far:

Most of the Connery movies were great. Diamonds are Forever was...
Forum: Internet Television: Streaming Services including Netflix and Apple TV   2018-07-26, 07:51 PM
Replies: 466
Views: 122,281
Posted By smallmj
Looks like I'll have to hurry up with my Bond...

Looks like I'll have to hurry up with my Bond movie marathon. I got bogged down during the Roger Moore years.

Or I could just give up on it. Or skip the smug garbage movies.
Forum: Internet Television: Streaming Services including Netflix and Apple TV   2018-07-24, 08:08 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,707
Posted By smallmj
Yes, you can download music to your device so you...

Yes, you can download music to your device so you don't use up cell data. And music you buy is DRM free.
Forum: Internet Television: Streaming Services including Netflix and Apple TV   2018-07-18, 12:36 PM
Replies: 466
Views: 122,281
Posted By smallmj
No Roku. I use the Fire TV Stick. Works...

No Roku. I use the Fire TV Stick. Works moderately well.
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