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Archive for June, 2010

Our New Friends: PCtoTVconverter.org

Jun 25, 2010

Recently, we have had the privilege of meeting the good folks at PCtoTVConverter.org.  This site is a blog that is run by those who love to watch TV, but felt that paying those expensive satellite bills was unnecessary. So they decided to do something about it!

They came across some impressive equipment that can help them still watch all of their favorite programs – and tons of new ones –  without forking over big bucks to the satellite television companies.  This discovery lead to the founding of PCtoTVConverter.org:  “Unequivocally the best TV to PC Software on the Net!”

This site gives you all the vital information and parameters you need to know in order to obtain and start using the software and equipment you need to get TV to your PC’s screen.  Not only does it do this, but PCtoTVConverter.org also keeps you up to date with all of latest news, equipment, and discoveries regarding watching TV on your home PC. Simplify your life. Spend more time enjoying it than paying for it. Make sure to stop on over and see if a TV to PC Converter makes sense for you!

Don’t Forget a Surge Suppressor

Jun 18, 2010

We are now in the summer months.  Although the summer means sunshine, pleasant temperatures, and longer days, it can also bring other dangers:  Thunderstorms.  We already discussed the danger that a storm can present to a computer system if it is left near an open window, but this post will focus on another concern that comes with storms:  Electrical surges.

An electrical surge occurs when lightning strikes a power converter or other such device along electrical lines.  When this happens, an unregulated amount of energy travels down the lines and can enter into your home.  This surge of electricity can actually get into your computer or router and burn out the equipment.

At TriangleCables.com, we have products that can help prevent damage to your system due to a power surge.  We offer a number of different surge protectors that can help absorb the excess energy that is present during one of these events.  So make sure to check out our surge protectors so that you can keep your computer equipment safe.

Be the Hero of Game Night!

Jun 11, 2010

So envision the following scenario:  It is Friday night.  You and your friends have agreed to enjoy an all night video game marathon.  There are 10 of you.  You have all the consoles, TVs, controllers, and game discs that you need.  You even have a router that you are using to network all of the gaming consoles together.

You think that you are all set and ready to go.  Then, as you go to connect to the game you see that dreadful message, “No games found.”

That’s when you notice that your console is not hooked up to the router.  You won’t be able to connect to your friend’s game.  After all that setting up and anticipation, and now your night is ruined!

Or is it?  Did you happen to bring a spare Ethernet cable?  If you did, you are the hero of game night.  That one simple cord is all you need to save the entire night’s festivities.

Be the hero.  Go to TriangleCables.com.

Workman’s Tool Kit

Jun 4, 2010

If you are the kind of person who sets up, maintains, and repairs computer networks, we know you have a tough job.  It can get really tricky trying to run cables, hooking up routers, connecting computers, and prompting printers.  What’s worse is that if something goes wrong, you have to sort through all of those wires to try and figure out exactly where the problem lies.

At TriangleCables.com, we want to try and help make your life easier.   There are situations where cables just need to be replaced.  Or, there are times when all you need to do is tighten one small screw.  With the help of our workman’s service tool kits, you will be prepared for any problem that you face.  These kits will allow you to change out a wire, tighten a screw, crimp a wire, cut zip ties, and perform a number of other functions.  All of these great abilities are now in one convenient location and can be carried to any job site.

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