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February 2017

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Abt Home Security Department Turns 1000!

Last week, the Abt Home Security team reached a milestone and celebrated their 1000th account activation. Surprised to hear that Abt has a comprehensive home security department? In the four years since we added home security service and products to our ever-expanding roster, it’s become one of our most popular departments.…

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Abt-solutely Delicious: Oscars Edition

Just like the major sporting events, no Oscar viewing party is complete without an assortment of snacks at hand. And what snack says “the movies” more than popcorn? We found a few creative, easy-to-make recipes for some fun, flavored popcorn’s that will be the highlight of your Sunday night. We suggest popping your corn in an air popper, or to save even more time you can buy plain, pre-popped corn. So check…

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How to Watch the Oscars Without Cable

The biggest night in the entertainment awards season is coming up, and one of the most commonly-asked questions is: “How can I watch the Oscars without cable TV?” It’s a question asked more and more often as increasing numbers of people cut the cord. With every big television event, viewers that are accustomed to streaming content encounter problems figuring out how to watch the Oscars, or the Big Game, or any major…

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Abt Exclusive Fitness Fitness

Treadmill Specs to Consider

treadmill buying guide

Treadmills are popular because they’re easy to use and give you the ability to burn a significant number of calories, all from the comfort of your own home! You’re able to enjoy working out while watching television, listening to music, or even reading a book (for those that prefer walking at slower speeds). Before purchasing a piece of exercise equipment the size and cost of a treadmill, we recommend researching and becoming familiar with relative terms such as “best…

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Cutting the Cord: A How-To Guide

Cutting the cord is an excellent way to cut out some needless spending from your monthly budget. If you’ve been thinking about taking the plunge into a world without cable, there’s never been a better time than now. With a variety of streaming services that cover nearly all of today’s cable and broadcast programming (and then some), plus countless streaming media devices that give you access to those services, it’s easier than ever…

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A Sweet Valentine’s Day at Abt

It’s no surprise we like to get really into our holidays here, and Valentine’s Day is no exception. That explains the lineup of brightly-decorated, personalized bags lining the wall behind customer service department today. Over the last week, customer service reps spent their downtime decorating the Valentine’s Day goodie bags for each of the 62 (yep, sixty-two!) members of their department. After a hectic Customer Appreciation Sale weekend, the Valentines will be a welcome treat for our…

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5 Ways to Clean Your PC for Improved Performance

Spring Clean your PC for National Clean Out Your Computer Day We’re nearing the point in the year when it’s time to start thinking about up around the house. But while you’re making plans to clean out the garage and downsize your belongings, consider doing some virtual cleaning as well. Today is National Clean Out Your Computer Day, a reminder to be proactive with the organization of your computer. Keeping your computer “clean”…

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Abt Exclusive Kitchen Recipes

Abt-solutely Delicious: Valentine’s Day Edition

Valentine’s Day is just a few days away, and if you’re looking for a gift that’s a little more thoughtful (and budget-friendly) than more jewelry or another tie, might we suggest some delicious homemade breakfast? This recipe combines two favorites: the crispy Belgian waffle and fluffy red velvet cake. They’re made with just a handful of ingredients that you probably already have in the kitchen, with one surprise addition—greek yogurt—that adds an…

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Technology News

A Clearer Picture on the Horizon

Every year it seems as if the picture quality on TVs keeps improving. Well, once again that is the case, thanks to a new technology developed by a team of scientists in the Optics and Photonics lab out of the University of Central Florida University. The team has been hard at work developing a promising new high-resolution TV display—known as Blue-Phase Liquid Crystal—which the scientists are predicting twill lead to much faster refresh…

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Save Now, During the Abt Customer Appreciation Sale

It’s hard to believe we’re already a week into February, but that just means it’s time for the first Abt Customer Appreciation Sale of the year! As usual, you’ll find savings throughout the site, on top of our already low prices. The sale officially kicks off in-store this Saturday, but you can beat the crowds—and still get the same savings and service—by shopping online. Click through below to begin saving:…

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