The terrible images from the WDBJ shooting in Virginia dominated Google searches over the last few days. Here's a look back at the week in search.WDBJ tragedyA small TV station in Roanoke, Va., is reeling after two of its journalists were shot and killed live on air Wednesday morning. Show More Summary
The Ashley Madison controversy isn’t necessarily going away anytime soon. In fact, Google’s Trends list reported that terms like “Ashley Madison list” received 500,000 searches on Wednesday. Folks are even comparing how Google Trends...Show More Summary
It's time to get some guarantees for smart TV Breaking Fad Online video content is becoming increasingly popular, thanks to the likes of iPlayer, Netflix and Amazon. For many of us, those services make it possible to find something to watch whenever we want. Show More Summary
Back in March, NVIDIA officially unveiled the SHIELD set-top box running Android TV. Now, several months later and after launches at other retailers, Google is finally lining its digital storefront with the box. NVIDIA officially announced today that both versions of the SHIELD set-top box are now available in the Google Store. The base model will run [...]
While the Nvidia Shield console has been available since May, for some reason the Android TV player wasn’t made available through the Google store - until today.
The latest addition to the Google Store lineup is the NVIDIA Shield Android TV. Google is selling the 16GB variant of the Android TV for $199, while the 500GB version is only $100 more, at $299.
We're not sure why you'd do it, but if you were waiting to buy the NVIDIA SHIELD TV until it landed in the Google Store, today's the day you can finally buy one. It's $199.99 with free shipping.
Twitch.tv finally gets some real competition in the game live streaming market.
Amazon's Fire TV set-top box is more popular than Apple TV, according to the latest survey from Parks Associates. Roku, however, is still the king of the digital streaming space. Parks Associates looked at general media device salesShow More Summary
Parks Associates: A new Parks Associates report on streaming media devices reports four brands — Amazon, Apple, Google, and Roku — accounted for 86% of all units sold to U.S. broadband households in 2014. […] “Roku continues to lead streaming media device sales in the U.S. with 34% of units sold in 2014. Show More Summary
The Apple TV was the fourth most popular streaming media device in the United States in 2014, according to new data compiled by Parks Associates. Sales of the Apple TV were eclipsed by sales of devices from Roku, Google, and Amazon. Roku...Show More Summary
Sales of Apple TV, which hasn't had a significant update in three years, drops behind streaming-TV box players Roku, Google and -- for the first time -- Amazon.
Apple TV / Credit: Apple Disclosure: I own a small number of Apple shares. To stay competitive against streaming media devices like the Google Chromecast, Roku and Amazon Fire TV, Apple needs to add more features to the Apple TV. And even though Apple dropped the price of the Apple TV from $99 [...]
Data Visualisation by @LeonMarkovitz. Data Source: Google. Visualization Tool: Illustrator.
Not everybody grew up in a house where cooking was an everyday experience. Cookbook Recipes on the Google Play Store helps by giving you what you need to level up your cooking skills. Whether that means starting easy with scrambled eggs, or whether it's planning out meals for the whole family, this app has got you covered. Show More Summary
LG has a new sound bar coming out for those who want to upgrade their home theater sound. It's the HS8, and it enters the LG Music Flow line as it has support for Google Cast. It's also curved. Giggity.
Along with the recent release of iOS 9 beta 5, a recent report suggests the new iPhone and Apple TV could be announced in early September. Along with that, Apple announces massive numbers for its streaming music service and Google has completely restructured the company. The Happy Hour podcast is available for download on iTunes […]
It's been an awful week for US TV companies. Cable stocks plummeted as investors had nagging concerns over viewers cutting the cord on cable television. Meanwhile, media companies' earnings reports revealed a continued softening of the $70 billion TV ad market as big marketers increasingly shift more and more of their budgets to digital advertising. Show More Summary
LG has launched a curved soundbar in its Music Flow series of connected audio equipment, dubbed the Music Flow HS8 Wireless Curved Sound Bar. Available in Europe starting next week, the HS8 houses a 4.1 channel speaker system with an output of 360W and is compatible with Google Cast.
Buyers remorse can be a terrible thing as you always wonder if you'd have been better off picking the other device when stood in the aisle at Best Buy. Thankfully if you've got $7.99 lying around and kinda regret grabbing Amazon's Fire TV, then help is at hand thanks to YouMap. Show More Summary