Streaming, Apps, and Downloads News (332 Posts)


Play-Fi for iOS and Android Gets New Features

Play-Fi for iOS and Android Gets New Features

DTS Play-Fi just got a lot smarter, with continuity between listening sessions and the ability to preset listening sources, locations, levels, and more. 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

Jul 12, 2018

Dolby Vision Coming to XBox One S and X

Support for Dolby's HDR video standard is just one of the many goodies coming as part of Update 1810. Continue Reading
Dolby Vision Coming to XBox One S and X

Jun 28, 2018

Atlantic Technology Introduces Gatecrasher 1 Stereo Tabletop Wireless System

The new Gatecrasher 1 wireless speaker promises to deliver enhanced stereo performance, good file support, and intuitively simple controls. Continue Reading
Atlantic Technology Introduces Gatecrasher 1 Stereo Tabletop Wireless System

Jun 26, 2018

DTS Introduces New Play-Fi Headphones App

The app is available now for iOS devices and coming for Android in early July. Continue Reading
DTS Introduces New Play-Fi Headphones App

Jun 04, 2018

Five Questions to Ask Before Shopping for a Streaming Media Player

Do you feel like the only person left on the planet who doesn't already own a Roku, Amazon Fire TV,... Continue Reading
Five Questions to Ask Before Shopping for a Streaming Media Player

May 31, 2018

Apple AirPlay 2 Is Here

AirPlay has a sequel, and it's rolling out to iOS users this week. But what devices support AirPlay 2's multi-room and stereo pairing capabilities? Continue Reading
Apple AirPlay 2 Is Here

May 28, 2018

Audirvana Plus for Windows 10 Coming in June

This popular streaming and local music library software, one of the few to support MQA, has only been available for Mac users until now. Continue Reading
Audirvana Plus for Windows 10 Coming in June

May 02, 2018

Roku Adds Live and Linear News Content to The Roku Channel

Roku has announced the addition of live and linear news content to The Roku Channel, which is Roku's free, ap-supported... Continue Reading
Roku Adds Live and Linear News Content to The Roku Channel

Mar 26, 2018

Before You Cut the Cord, Pick Up the Phone

It's easy to understand why people "cut the cord" on their cable or satellite TV bill these days. I just... Continue Reading
Before You Cut the Cord, Pick Up the Phone

Mar 13, 2018

Movies Anywhere Adds FandangoNOW

Movies Anywhere has added FandangoNOW to its roster of supported video-on-demand services, which also includes Amazon Prime Video, Google Play,... Continue Reading
Movies Anywhere Adds FandangoNOW

Feb 23, 2018

Sling TV Adds NBA League Pass

Sling TV subscribers now have the option to add NBA League Pass and, coming soon, NBA Team Pass to their... Continue Reading
Sling TV Adds NBA League Pass

Jan 30, 2018

DTS Adds Support for Whole-home TV Audio Streaming to Play-Fi

DTS has announced a Play-Fi upgrade that allows users to stream TV audio around the house. With select Play Fi-enabled... Continue Reading
DTS Adds Support for Whole-home TV Audio Streaming to Play-Fi

Jan 26, 2018

Nuvyyo Adds Advanced Recording Features to Tablo DVRs

Back in August, we reviewed the Tablo DUAL over-the-air HD DVR system from Nuvyyo, which lets you stream live and... Continue Reading
Nuvyyo Adds Advanced Recording Features to Tablo DVRs

Dec 12, 2017

Hulu Live Leads All Internet TV Services in Number of Local Stations

FierceCable reports that Hulu's Internet TV service, called Hulu Live, has a significant lead in the total number of local... Continue Reading
Hulu Live Leads All Internet TV Services in Number of Local Stations

Nov 23, 2017

VUDU Adds HDR10 Support

Video streaming provider VUDU has announced the addition of HDR10 support in certain streaming media devices (listed below). Up to... Continue Reading
VUDU Adds HDR10 Support

Nov 15, 2017

Sonos Control Now Available Directly Through Pandora App

Pandora has announced that users can now control their Sonos music products directly within the Pandora mobile app, rather than... Continue Reading
Sonos Control Now Available Directly Through Pandora App

Nov 13, 2017

The Complicated Choice Between Streaming and Downloading

The silver disc is clearly in its twilight years. Have you decided what your disc-less future will look like? Jerry Del Colliano discusses the current state of streaming and downloading for both music and movies. Continue Reading
The Complicated Choice Between Streaming and Downloading

Nov 10, 2017

Parks Associates Releases List of Top 10 Subscription OTT Video Services

Research firm Parks Associates has released its list of the top 10 subscription over-the-top (OTT) video services here in the... Continue Reading
Parks Associates Releases List of Top 10 Subscription OTT Video Services

Nov 02, 2017

YouTube TV App Coming to Smart TVs and Media Players

YouTube has announced that an app for its live TV service, YouTube TV, is coming soon to select smart TVs... Continue Reading
YouTube TV App Coming to Smart TVs and Media Players

Oct 23, 2017

Apple Makes Waves in the 4K Market

Apple's new Apple TV 4K media player faces a tough road, but the company's entry in the 4K software market is already making waves. Continue Reading
Apple Makes Waves in the 4K Market

Oct 16, 2017

Is Cord Cutting Really Killing Traditional Pay TV?

There's no doubt that cord cutting has gained steam over the past few years, but is it really a serious threat to the cable and satellite providers? Jeff Berman asks the experts. Continue Reading
Is Cord Cutting Really Killing Traditional Pay TV?

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