This Is What NBC's Crappy Olympics Streaming Has Reduced Us To

Illustration for article titled This Is What NBCs Crappy Olympics Streaming Has Reduced Us To

We can stream just about every minute of every event of this year's Olympics. The future! So why does it feel so much like a step backward?

Advertisement

For those of us who know how to fire up the internet machine, but don't quite have the knowhow to set up a stream to the nice big HDTV, we're reduced to crowding around a 13-inch screen like we're listening to Joe Louis fight Max Schmelling in the 40s. Like, say, Foursquare co-founder Dennis Crowley and his family here. [Twitter]

Illustration for article titled This Is What NBCs Crappy Olympics Streaming Has Reduced Us To

Share This Story

Get our newsletter

DISCUSSION

frankurd
Arggh! there goes a...snake a snake!

Is it really that hard to plug one end of the HDMI cable into your laptop and the other end into your HDTV?