Jared Newman

Jared Newman

Jared Newman has been helping folks make sense of technology for over a decade, writing for PCWorld, TechHive, and elsewhere. He also publishes two newsletters, Advisorator for straightforward tech advice and Cord Cutter Weekly for saving money on TV service.

Articles by Jared Newman

15 essential HBO Max tips

15 essential HBO Max tips

These are the best ways to figure out what to watch, manage your watchlist, pick a profile pic, and more.
5 days ago
Best media streaming devices

Best media streaming devices

Roku Streaming Stick vs. Amazon Fire Stick vs. Chromecast vs. Apple TV, and more. Which streaming device is best for-cord cutters? Our buying guide will help you pick the right accessories for your TV.
2 weeks ago
Don’t pay for NFL+

Don’t pay for NFL+

There are lots of ways to stream live NFL games that don't involve an NFL+ subscription.
2 weeks ago
Best water leak detectors for smart homes

Best water leak detectors for smart homes

Fires can be devastating, but water damage is a far more common risk. These smart devices will alert you if your home springs a leak, so you can take action quickly.
1 month ago
How the Apple TV could be better

How the Apple TV could be better

tvOS 16 is coming this fall, but it won't bring any big changes for Apple TV. Here's how Apple's streaming box could be improved.
2 months ago