Streaming, Apps, and Downloads News (368 Posts)


Amazon's New Fire TV Releases are Hotter Than Ever

Amazon's New Fire TV Releases are Hotter Than Ever

Amazon is lighting things up on the streaming front with an updated Fire TV Stick, an all-new Fire TV Stick Lite, and a new Fire TV UI. Continue Reading

Streaming, Apps, and Downloads News

The future of home theater media is streaming, apps, and downloads. Now, while the future may not yet be here, it is on the way. In this news section, you can find the latest apps and services for your Blu-ray player, LED HDTV, plasma HDTV, or AV receiver and any other developments and breakthroughs that may be happening with the technology.

The latest news in steaming and download services as well as the best apps for your home theater system

Streaming, Apps, and Downloads News Archives

Sep 25, 2020

Amazon Echo Family Gets a Makeover, New Additions, and Smarter Alexa

The next generation of Amazon Echo devices introduces the new Echo Dot Kids Edition and Echo Show 10 and includes redesigned Echo, Echo Dot, and Echo Dot with clock devices Continue Reading
Amazon Echo Family Gets a Makeover, New Additions, and Smarter Alexa

Sep 23, 2020

SLING TV Releases Watch Party Feature

The new beta feature allows up to four users to watch the same programming while video- and text-chatting Continue Reading
SLING TV Releases Watch Party Feature

Sep 21, 2020

NBCUniversal's Peacock App Now Available on Roku

The new streaming service and the most popular streaming platform have resolved differences that kept them apart. Continue Reading
NBCUniversal's Peacock App Now Available on Roku

Sep 09, 2020

Vizio SmartCast TVs Now Have Apple TV+

Vizio SmartCast TV owners can now access the app directly right from their televisions, and eligible customers can get three months free Continue Reading
Vizio SmartCast TVs Now Have Apple TV+

Aug 07, 2020

Sling TV Now Integrates OTA Broadcasts on LG TVs

LG webOS 5.0 TV owners can now watch live local over-the-air broadcast channels directly from within the Sling TV app Continue Reading
Sling TV Now Integrates OTA Broadcasts on LG TVs

Aug 05, 2020

Plex Is Delivering Your Favorite Music Videos on Loop

Plex and Loop Media's partnership will help you get your music video fix with 19 streaming channels. Continue Reading
Plex Is Delivering Your Favorite Music Videos on Loop

Jul 24, 2020

Roku's Annual Cord-Cutting Study Suggests Streaming Gaining More Momentum

Roku's annual streaming study shows more cords being cut and streamers unlikely to return to conventional cable or satellite TV. Continue Reading
Roku's Annual Cord-Cutting Study Suggests Streaming Gaining More Momentum

Jul 17, 2020

Astell&Kern's New Audio Player has Two Different DACs

Astell&Kern's new SE200 lets users choose between two different DACs for a custom listening experience. Continue Reading
Astell&Kern's New Audio Player has Two Different DACs

Jul 15, 2020

Roku Adds Live TV Channel Guide to the Roku Channel

Roku has good news for people who miss the old "channel surfing" television-viewing experience. The company recently added to the... Continue Reading
Roku Adds Live TV Channel Guide to the Roku Channel

Jul 09, 2020

Samsung Brings Time-Synced Apple Music Lyrics to Smart TVs

Do you ever listen to Apple Music on your Samsung Smart TV? Do you ever actually look at the TV... Continue Reading
Samsung Brings Time-Synced Apple Music Lyrics to Smart TVs

Jul 01, 2020

New Workouts for Your Roku Streamer

The popular Peloton App is coming to Roku media streamers with a 30-day free trial offer and free access for owners of the Peloton Bike and Tread. Continue Reading
New Workouts for Your Roku Streamer

Jun 17, 2020

Roku Announces Father's Day Sale

The discount on Roku hardware runs through June 20 or while supplies last, and the company is also offerings deals on select steaming subscriptions. Continue Reading
Roku Announces Father's Day Sale

Apr 21, 2020

Sonos Launches Sonos Radio

The free, ad-supported radio service launches with today's software update Continue Reading
Sonos Launches Sonos Radio

Mar 12, 2020

Onkyo and Pioneer Add New Sonos Functionality to Select AVRs

Onkyo USA announced today a new firmware update that will enable volume control of select Onkyo and Pioneer ELITE AV... Continue Reading
Onkyo and Pioneer Add New Sonos Functionality to Select AVRs

Jan 29, 2020

Roku Adds Surround Sound Capabilities to Its Smart Soundbars

Roku has added wireless surround sound capabilities to its Smart Sound Bar. Continue Reading
Roku Adds Surround Sound Capabilities to Its Smart Soundbars

Jan 06, 2020

Roku Announces "Roku TV Ready" Program and New Licensees

Denon and TCL North America are the first companies to come onboard with Roku TV Ready certification. Continue Reading
Roku Announces

Dec 17, 2019

Dish Hopper 3 Adds Amazon Prime Video App

Dish Network announced this week that it's adding yet another essential streaming app to its popular Hopper 3 DVR in... Continue Reading
Dish Hopper 3 Adds Amazon Prime Video App

Dec 11, 2019

Denon Announces New Denon Home Line of HEOS Wireless Speakers

Denon announced today the upcoming release of three new HEOS-connected wireless speakers dubbed Denon Home. The new lineup, with prices... Continue Reading
Denon Announces New Denon Home Line of HEOS Wireless Speakers

Oct 01, 2019

TiVo Announces New TiVo+ Video Network and EDGE DVR/Streamer

The announcement this week of TiVo's new live-streaming video network, unsurprisingly called TiVo+, has been somewhat overshadowed by a concurrent... Continue Reading
TiVo Announces New TiVo+ Video Network and EDGE DVR/Streamer

Sep 19, 2019

Roku Announces New OS 9.2 and Updated Player Lineup

Roku announced today a big new OS update slated to coincide with a refresh of the company's media player... Continue Reading
Roku Announces New OS 9.2 and Updated Player Lineup

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