Martyn Williams

Senior Correspondent

Martyn Williams covers technology news in text and video for PC World, Macworld and TechHive and is based in San Francisco. He previously worked for IDG News Service as a correspondent in San Francisco and Tokyo and has reported on technology news from across Asia and Europe.

Ring vs Nest: Choosing a DIY home security system is a bigger decision than you might think

Arlo is planning to launch a 4K smart home security camera next year

Arlo is planning to launch a 4K smart home security camera next year

Arlo plans to launch a 4K security camera in 2019, potentially stealing a lead on competitors and kicking off a new race in the smart home security market.

There's no such thing as an HD antenna, and other antenna myths busted

There's no such thing as an HD antenna, and other antenna myths busted

Antenna makers plaster their products with all sorts of claims, but how many are true?

Kiss your cable bill goodbye: The best TV antennas for cord cutters
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Kiss your cable bill goodbye: The best TV antennas for cord cutters

Ready to cut the cord? You’ll need a quality antenna to pick up digital broadcasts. Here are our recommendations for indoor and outdoor antennas.

Antennas Direct Clearstream Flex review: A great indoor antenna for local TV reception

Antennas Direct Clearstream Flex review: A great indoor antenna for local TV reception

The Clearstream Flex was a good performer in our tests and should work well in areas of very strong to medium TV signals.

Mohu Blade review: This antenna pulls in the channels and looks attractive too

Mohu Blade review: This antenna pulls in the channels and looks attractive too

The Mohu Blade is a long, sleek, and sturdy TV antenna that can be used indoors and outdoors and is a good choice for medium to strong signal reception areas.

Winegard Elite 7550 review: A great-performing antenna

Winegard Elite 7550 review: A great-performing antenna

The Winegard Elite 7550 can be mounted inside or outside your house and performs well in areas with medium to weaker signals.

Antennas Direct Clearstream 4 Max review: A good multi-directional antenna for your attic or roof

Antennas Direct Clearstream 4 Max review: A good multi-directional antenna for your attic or roof

The Antennas Direct Clearstream 4 Max has a unique double figure-8 design and will do best in areas of strong to medium signal strength.

Antennas Direct Clearstream Eclipse Amplified review: A small antenna for strong signals

Antennas Direct Clearstream Eclipse Amplified review: A small antenna for strong signals

The Clearstream Eclipse does a fine job on strong signals but you won't want to use this antenna in the sticks.

Mohu Basic 50 review: A TV antenna for city dwellers

Mohu Basic 50 review: A TV antenna for city dwellers

The Mohu Basic 50 is a small, flexible indoor TV antenna suitable for areas with strong or very strong signals.

Mohu Leaf Glide review: An antenna to avoid

Mohu Leaf Glide review: An antenna to avoid

The Mohu Leaf Glide is one of the largest and most expensive indoor antennas sold by Mohu but its performance lacked.

How to choose a TV antenna

How to choose a TV antenna

Attention cord cutters: This in-depth guide to HDTV antenna tech will help you find just the right model for tuning in free over-the-air broadcasts.

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