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DirecTV Everywhere brings streaming movies, TV shows to Android right now, iPhone keeps waiting

3 years agoTechnology / Gadgets : Engadget

DirecTV's still-in-beta "Everywhere" streaming package only arrived on the iPad a month ago, and now the company has updated its app for Android phones with access to the same set of video-on-demand streaming movies and TV shows for viewing wherever subscribers might be. Interestingly this feature is arriving on Google powered devices before it hits the iPhone (neither one so far has added the in-home live TV streaming feature from the iPad app, however the iPhone does have a player for the Nomad transcoder which Android and the iPad lack), in opposition to the usual trend of video streaming apps from cable and satellite TV providers, often for DRM and compatibility reasons.
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4 million users on, Contacts+ takes its popular contact-managment app to iPhone

Technology : The Next Web Blog (last year)

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Spotify updates its iOS app to offer free music streaming in shuffle mode

Technology : The Next Web Blog (last year)

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