Stories By: Scott Huntington


Scott Huntington

Scott Huntington is a writer and journalist from Harrisburg PA who covered movies, tech, cars, and more. Check out his blog Off The Throttle or follow him on Twitter @SMHuntington.

Golf Channel Lowers TV Quality as Workers go on Strike

Golf Channel Lowers TV Quality as Workers go on Strike

Fans of the centuries-old game hoping to catch the action from Sunday's Sony Open in Waialae, Hawaii, saw the TV productio...

4 days ago, 10:28am CST

The Nintendo Switch Is the Fastest-Selling Console Ever

The Nintendo Switch Is the Fastest-Selling Console Ever

It didn't take long to find that the Nintendo Switch is a home run....

Jan 10 2018, 3:15pm CST

Latest Smart-Home Tech for 2018

Latest Smart-Home Tech for 2018

With 2018 well underway, it's time to make sense of all the smart gadgetry introduced last year and figure out what works...

Jan 8 2018, 11:57am CST

What Can We Expect From Baseball in 2018?

What Can We Expect From Baseball in 2018?

Major League Baseball features one of the longest seasons in the sporting universe. With the Houston Astros fresh off of their...

Dec 29 2017, 8:43am CST

Can Tesla's Semi Truck Really Work?

Can Tesla's Semi Truck Really Work?

Tesla has finally unveiled its much-anticipated fully electric semi truck, and it’s threatening to turn the entire shipping wor...

Dec 7 2017, 2:22pm CST

5 Best Headphones to Get This Christmas

5 Best Headphones to Get This Christmas

Whether you want to treat yourself by splurging on something you’ll use almost daily or need to buy a present for a music lover...

Nov 28 2017, 4:55pm CST

Why You Should Buy a Boat on Black Friday

Why You Should Buy a Boat on Black Friday

Black Friday might be a nightmare for retail workers, but it’s easily one of the best times of the year to buy a boat....

Nov 9 2017, 11:07am CST

The Worst Cars of 2017

The Worst Cars of 2017

Here are the cars that didn’t leave us feeling eager for another turn at the wheel in 2017....

Nov 3 2017, 1:22pm CDT

Is Minimalism the New Trend in Car Interiors?

Is Minimalism the New Trend in Car Interiors?

Modern technology is allowing us to enjoy our favorite features, without the litany of buttons....

Oct 31 2017, 11:22am CDT

The 2018 Hyundai Elantra GT Is A Big Step Up

The 2018 Hyundai Elantra GT Is A Big Step Up

Hyundai throws in some extra perks like a six-speed automatic and European-inspired handling traits for good measure, and lo an...

Oct 30 2017, 11:05am CDT

The 8 Most Realistic First-Person Shooters You Can Buy Right Now

The 8 Most Realistic First-Person Shooters You Can Buy Right Now

There are plenty of great first-person shooters out there. Here are 8 that are as realistic as you can get....

Sep 27 2017, 4:04pm CDT

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The Safest Cars of 2017

If you’re looking for a new car this year, what are some of the safest cars to drive off the assembly line in 2017?...

Aug 31 2017, 1:24pm CDT

The Safest Cars of 2017

The Safest Cars of 2017

If you’re looking for a new car this year, what are some of the safest cars to drive off the assembly line in 2017?...

Aug 31 2017, 1:22pm CDT

Is the Tiny House Movement Here to Stay?

Is the Tiny House Movement Here to Stay?

You’ve probably heard about tiny homes at this point. There are multiple shows about them on TV. You may even know someone who...

Aug 21 2017, 11:28am CDT

How To Have An All-American Back-to-School

How To Have An All-American Back-to-School

It can be difficult to figure out how to buy American-made products at a time where you just want to grab school supplies that’...

Aug 17 2017, 9:57am CDT

How the SPLC Is Using Tech to Fight Hate

How the SPLC Is Using Tech to Fight Hate

If you want to know how you can fight back against hate groups, the Southern Poverty Law Center (SPLC) is using technology to t...

Aug 15 2017, 3:14pm CDT

How Technology Is Changing the Beer Industry

How Technology Is Changing the Beer Industry

Beer” and “technology” aren’t two words you’d often pair together, but every industry can be improved — and technology will hel...

Aug 14 2017, 4:37pm CDT

Which New Truck Is Best for Towing?

Which New Truck Is Best for Towing?

One of the most important things to consider when choosing a new truck is its towing power — how much are you going to need to...

Jul 21 2017, 1:47pm CDT

10 Best Toys for Summer 2017

10 Best Toys for Summer 2017

Here are 10 of the coolest toys for kids — and a couple for adults — for the summer!...

Jun 8 2017, 9:56am CDT

Medical Marijuana and Florida going through more ups and downs

Medical Marijuana and Florida going through more ups and downs

The journey toward the legalization of marijuana for medical use in Florida has been a rocky one. Here's the latest in the...

May 15 2017, 11:41am CDT

Trucks Turning to Aluminum Instead of Steel

Trucks Turning to Aluminum Instead of Steel

Despite what Chevy ads may say, trucks are starting to put their trust in lighter aluminum instead of the traditional steel....

Apr 12 2017, 1:53pm CDT

New Technology Means Self-Serve Beer

New Technology Means Self-Serve Beer

Thanks to scanners and computer chips, your days of waiting for a slow bartender could be numbered....

Apr 5 2017, 10:51am CDT

Review: The 2018 Ford F-150

Review: The 2018 Ford F-150

The 2018 Ford F-150 is ready for work again, with a few improvements to an old classic....

Apr 3 2017, 10:52am CDT

These Cities May Be the Next Silicon Valley

These Cities May Be the Next Silicon Valley

The West Coast isn't the only place where tech is booming. Check out these cities that just may be the next Silicon Valley...

Mar 9 2017, 10:02am CST

Major Breakthrough in the Future of Train Travel

Major Breakthrough in the Future of Train Travel

The US has lagged behind Europe when it comes to trains and public transportation, but some of that is finally starting to chan...

Mar 6 2017, 11:20am CST

The Future of Gun Technology

The Future of Gun Technology

With guns constantly in the news, what's next for the future of gun technology?...

Feb 17 2017, 2:56pm CST

Cars Keep Crashing Into This One Repair Shop

Cars Keep Crashing Into This One Repair Shop

It's fairly common for cars to crash into buildings. But this unlucky repair shop has had it happen at least nine times. T...

Feb 6 2017, 8:39am CST

Uber Facing Backlash For Trump Response

Uber Facing Backlash For Trump Response

There doesn’t seem to be much middle ground when it comes to President Donald Trump. Now, even businesses are getting caught in...

Feb 2 2017, 2:09pm CST

7 Best Smart Thermostats

7 Best Smart Thermostats

It's 2017, is your home a smart home yet? If not, here are 7 great ways to turn it into one....

Jan 24 2017, 12:13pm CST

Whistleblower Gives Wells Fargo a New Crisis

Whistleblower Gives Wells Fargo a New Crisis

Wells Fargo is in trouble yet again for their fraud crisis that just won't go away....

Dec 22 2016, 11:21am CST

Best Smart-Home Apps for 2017

Best Smart-Home Apps for 2017

If one of your New Year’s resolutions for 2017 involves automating some responsibilities around the house, you’re in luck. Keep...

Dec 13 2016, 12:45pm CST

Gas Prices to Rise This Holiday Season

Gas Prices to Rise This Holiday Season

If you’re going over the river and through the woods to Grandma’s or any other house this holiday season, expect to pay more if...

Dec 8 2016, 10:46am CST

Tesla to Design Its Own Glass In-House

Tesla to Design Its Own Glass In-House

Tesla has decided that it can make it's own glass. Will it be safe?...

Dec 1 2016, 10:41am CST

The Best Jewelry Black Friday Deals

The Best Jewelry Black Friday Deals

The holidays are a huge time for Jewelry, which you've probably noticed from all the commercials. Check out the best black...

Nov 17 2016, 8:17am CST

Apple Scaling Down Their Car Project

Apple Scaling Down Their Car Project

There have been a lot of rumors about the Apple Car. Now we might have to wait even longer to see an automobile from the tech g...

Oct 31 2016, 1:55pm CDT

Awful Neighbors Trying to Destroy Hobby Garage

Awful Neighbors Trying to Destroy Hobby Garage

Some people are just never happy. Charles Williams’ neighbors, it seems, fall into that category....

Oct 17 2016, 2:28pm CDT

Tech-Savy Hunters Are Now Skinning Deer Using Air Compressors

Tech-Savy Hunters Are Now Skinning Deer Using Air Compressors

Why do it by hand when you can get a machine to do it for you?...

Oct 17 2016, 11:00am CDT

This Pen-Sized Microscope Could Change Cancer Treatment Forever

This Pen-Sized Microscope Could Change Cancer Treatment Forever

This new tool could be a great addition to how we treat cancer....

Aug 16 2016, 11:02am CDT

Alcoholism in Finland Hits 30 Percent

Alcoholism in Finland Hits 30 Percent

Finland's problem with alcoholism is at an all time high....

Aug 5 2016, 10:42am CDT

The NFL Updates Their Concussion Policy … Will It Help?

The NFL Updates Their Concussion Policy … Will It Help?

The NFL has made some tweaks to their concussion policy, but will this really mean fewer concussions?...

Aug 1 2016, 3:38pm CDT