Amazon’s Fire TV Stick is a perfectly capable little streaming device, and if you own any TVs without access to smart apps, you can pick one up for $35, today only. Granted, $5 isn’t a huge discount, but it is the first deal we’ve seen in several months. Read more...
Smart TVs are working well, let's make smart homes and smart lights and smart furniture The success of Amazon's voice-controlled Echo speaker has not gone unnoticed.…
Smart Paper Help has created an infographic exploring the differences between books and the television adaptation of Game of Thrones. The graphic breaks down ten differences between the two works including: Jorah Mormont’s relationship with Daenerys; Cersei Lannister’s rape; and Jojen Reed’s fate. We’ve got the entire graphic for you after the jump.
Google has quietly introduced a new iPhone application that works with Android TV, its smart TV platform for standalone media players and TVs. The Android TV app for iOS lets those with any supported device use their iPhone as a remote control for their system – just like the Android counterpart already offers. Show More Summary
With streaming services creating original content that is exclusive to their subscribers, TV viewers are needing certain devices in order to watch those series on their television. Now it appears that the need for streaming devices and smart TV?s are taking over the cable industry as a whole.Click To Continue Reading
In the popular imagination Iron Man is a lot of things: smart, smarmy, a little bit of a lecher, and a raging alcoholic. A lot of that is owed to Robert Downey Jr. But everyone’s favourite armoured scientist has come a long way since 1966. More »
In the popular imagination Iron Man is a lot of things: smart, smarmy, a little bit of a lecher, and a raging alcoholic. A lot of that is owed to Robert Downey Jr. But everyone’s favorite armored scientist has come a long way since 1966. Read more...
This wouldn't have anything to do with a recent FCC decision, would it? Comcast appears to be suddenly in the mood for murdering set-top boxes.…
Comcast is finally letting you ditch the set-top box. The nation's largest cable company said Wednesday that customers will now be able to get rid of their set-top boxes by switching to an app embedded within new Samsung smart TVs and Roku devices. The app can display your channel lineup and information about shows and movies. […]
After FCC vote, Roku and Samsung Smart TV viewers can buy purely online TV service.
Comcast Xfinity customers will soon be able to replace their cable box with an app for television sets and streaming media gadgets. The new app, which will be available “later this year” will turn Samsung smart TVs and Roku devices into quasi cable boxes. Show More Summary
Comcast is trying to get ahead of the FCC's proposed tougher set-top box rules with a plan to get its Xfinity services on Samsung smart TVs and Roku boxes. But the federal agency doesn't sound satisfied.
Comcast is set to become the first major American cable company to voluntarily comply with the FCC’s ‘unlock the box’ initiative that seeks to end the cable monopoly on set-top boxes. Last week, President Obama threw his support behind the the initiative that seeks to give consumers more power to find the box that suits their needs. Show More Summary
Geoffrey A. Fowler tests the 2016 TVs from Samsung, which have one simple, smart clicker to control all our cable boxes, disc players, video streamers and apps
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The Insignia Roku TV is a bargain 4K ultra-HD set with a surprisingly good picture and one of the best smart-TV setups available, thanks to Roku
The Grinder occupies a weird space on the TV comedy spectrum. As we saw in last week's "A System on Trial," it's remarkably small in scope but big in comedic ambition. This is an extremely smart show disguised as a dumb one, affectionately draping tired tropes over itself in the ... More »
If you've been waiting for the right sale before jumping on the 4K Ultra HD train, your wait might finally be over. An Amazon sale going on right now lets you score a nice big Samsung UN55JU6500 55-Inch 4K Ultra HD Smart LED TV for under $900 with free shipping. Show More Summary
There’s no way around it, our world is dominated by electronic devices. In these days of the super computers in our pockets we call cellphones, as well as tablets, smart watches and the countless other gadgets which make up the Internet of Things, one mother is taking things back to basics. In an ongoing project, New Zealand [...]Show More Summary
LG today demonstrated a unique new wireless network antenna designed to receive and process ATSC 3.0 next-generation television broadcast signals and redistribute them via WiFi throughout the home to connected devices such..