If size matters, Roku wins the set-top box battle, with several times more channels than Apple TV, Chromecast, FireTV or most smart TVs.
The usual pre-CES flood of information is under way, and LG is announcing details of the webOS 2.0 environment its smart TVs will ship with in 2015. Improving on the menus we already dug at last year's show, LG says that the new versions will improve...
As smart TV rivals loom, Korean TV giant promises faster startup and navigation, plus custom shortcuts to favorite cable or online channels.
WebOS is getting another update from LG The company plans to launch the next version of its smart TV platform at the upcoming Consumer Electronics Show. See also: LG is about to take TVs to the next level with quantum dots If you remember, WebOS is the mobile operating system created by Palm to power the company's early smartphones. Show More Summary
For all the fun we Apple bloggers have with Piper Jaffray analyst Gene Munster's insistence that Apple's going to come out with some sort of amazing smart TV, you have to hand it to the man for two things. First, his persistence in believing that dre...
Over on Smart Monkey TV: Co-producers Segilola Ogidan and Edith Nwekenta on Mum, Dad, Meet Sam: the story of the film; the mother's loss of her son; how the idea came about; meeting their director; and their next projects.
Superhero comics sure are obsessed with geniuses… My instinct is to say that it’s a new fad, but it’s always been the case. Super-smart people who used their massive intellects to thwart slightly lesser smart people who are bent on destruction and domination. A conspiracy-minded writer could probably string together a nice little story about […]
With Radius, it's the first major TV network to launch online fitness in a big, splashy way, with top trainers and smart integration with its TV programming.
It's the first major television network to launch fitness in a big, splashy way, with top trainers and smart integration with its TV programming.
Samsung is known for equipping their TVs with quality panels and numerous cool Smart functions, and this 55-incher is no exception. Paired with a $150 Dell eGift card, you can now snag it for an effective net price of just $648. That means this TV is well over 50% off right now.
In case your TV and smart devices wern’t working Tuesday, I’ll fill you in on the big story — the United States, led by the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA), set up secret detention facilities and tortured those captured on the battlefield (or what amounted to one) as part of the Global War on Terrorism. I’m...
Youku Tudou, already one of China’s largest streaming video sites, is moving into hardware as well. The company said that its first three devices—a WiFi router, smart TV box, and 15.6-inch Android tablet—will be available next January. Show More Summary
Sorenson Media, a company that has been in the TV and digital video space for nearly 20 years, has launched a new brand, Spark, to expand into the analytics space. The suite of Spark products will gather data from Smart TVs to give advertisers...Show More Summary
Amazon just announced another benefit for folks with a Prime subscription: 4K video streaming. That's right, Ultra HD content is now available via monthly membership through the Instant Video app or on compatible smart TVs. For now, the selection is...
Spoiling telly addicts this Christmas Product round-up Sharply designed, technically advanced TVs seem 10 a penny these. Prices remain double-take keen as well. So where does an upgrader begin? Smart connectivity has been standard for a while now, but the usability of internet-delivered services is now immeasurably better than early forays.…
We’re talking dream presents here, so there’s no point thinking small. Some of the contenders on our shortlist are brilliant but practical, like the Clarisonic, Philips’ Wake-Up Light, or the inventive and useful Smartmat, which senses how well you’re posing to make sure you’re doing yoga properly. Show More Summary
Black Friday and Cyber Monday stats are rolling in and while “chaos” might be the best keyword to describe the weekend shopping event, television brands are driving the conversation. According to The Drum, Sony and Samsung were big winners...Show More Summary
The company envisions a TV watcher summoning live chat support via a click on a remote control or a consumer talking with an agent through the screen in a smart refrigerator's door.
People are watching more online video on their computers, smart TVs and multimedia devices
A couple of weeks ago I went to a screening for a fun, smart new TV series on Bravo called Girlfriends' Guide to Divorce. Read the rest