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Dec 15, 2011

LG and Intel Create Alliance for WiDi Wireless Display Technology

Intel has come up with a new technology to share content from external devices to HDTVs and now they have found a partner in LG, which will feature the technology in the newer models of the company's television. Continue Reading
LG and Intel Create Alliance for WiDi Wireless Display Technology

Dec 11, 2011

Yamaha AV Controller App 2.0 Streams Music from Mobile Devices to Receivers

Yamaha has improved upon the company's AV Controller App with a second version, which adds a new feature that is allows users to stream music directly from the device to the receiver. Continue Reading
Yamaha AV Controller App 2.0 Streams Music from Mobile Devices to Receivers

Dec 04, 2011

Boxee Box Gets SlingPlayer App

To compete with the streaming media players in the market, D-Link has added the SlingPlayer app to the company's Boxee Box streaming media player, allowing control of television from anywhere. Continue Reading
Boxee Box Gets SlingPlayer App

Nov 28, 2011

Streaming Media Needs A Killer App To Beat Physical Discs

Streaming is a mainstay of modern media, but what will it's next evolution? How will this new way of delivering content help preserve the fidelity of the media? Well the answer is both simple and complicated. Continue Reading
Streaming Media Needs A Killer App To Beat Physical Discs

Nov 25, 2011

Onkyo Upgrades Android App to Allow Direct Access to Spotify

Onkyo has continued to embrace the Spotify music service by adding support for the service right into the company's Remote App for Android. And there are quite a few AV receivers that support the service. Continue Reading
Onkyo Upgrades Android App to Allow Direct Access to Spotify

Nov 16, 2011

DVDO Adds New Mobile and Wireless Products

DVDO has expanded beyond the company's reputation of video processing to offer a wireless HDMI system that can help eliminate any restrictions is deciding where to place your HDTV. Continue Reading
DVDO Adds New Mobile and Wireless Products

Nov 12, 2011

UltraViolet Could Be A Contender in the Future of Home Media

UltraViolet is a new voice in the world of digital media distribution. From the ideology and implementation of the service, it looks to be a strong voice, but will it be a voice that anyone hears? Continue Reading
UltraViolet Could Be A Contender in the Future of Home Media

Nov 05, 2011

Onkyo's New App Allows You to Control All Music Across the House

Onkyo, too, has a remote control app for iPods and iPhones. Now the company has upped the ante, though, by releasing a new control app that allows users to control multi-room audio throughout the house. Continue Reading
Onkyo's New App Allows You to Control All Music Across the House

Nov 04, 2011

Integra Announces Remote App for Android

Integra has decided to show some love to those on the Android platform. The company has created a remote app that will allow Android owners to control networked Integra receivers in a variety of ways. Continue Reading
Integra Announces Remote App for Android

Nov 02, 2011

Sony Receives Google TV Interface Update

Google TV has faced some serious struggles with its launch. Hopefully, this software update that Sony has announced will alleviate some of those problems and help users that have adopted the technology. Continue Reading
Sony Receives Google TV Interface Update

Oct 23, 2011

Crestron Mobile Pro For Android Now Available

Crestron continues to diversify its control offerings by bringing the company's mobile app to Android devices. Now Android owners can enjoy what the Apple device owners have been enjoying. Continue Reading
Crestron Mobile Pro For Android Now Available

Oct 21, 2011

Western Digital Introduces Spotify to WD TV

Western Digital continues to work on bringing connectivity to the consumer's house along with access to media in different forms. With this new development, the company has added Spotify to that content. Continue Reading
Western Digital Introduces Spotify to WD TV

Oct 20, 2011

First 7.1 Surround Sound Mix Available Via Download

VUDU and Dolby Laboratories have made a breakthrough in streaming media and downloads by offering the first movie ever available for download with a 7.1 surround sound mix. Continue Reading
First 7.1 Surround Sound Mix Available Via Download

Oct 15, 2011

Marantz NA7004 Audio Player Gets Free AirPlay Upgrade

In the modern AV marketplace, network and streaming features are important to have in audio components, especially AirPlay. Marantz has recognized this and decided to help their customers out. Continue Reading
Marantz NA7004 Audio Player Gets Free AirPlay Upgrade

Oct 10, 2011

New Compression Codecs Are Needed To Make a "Disc-less" Future Possible In an HD World

Streaming is the modern status quo, but there are compromises that have to be made to create that convenience. But what if you didn't have to compromise for the convenience? What a world that would be. Continue Reading
New Compression Codecs Are Needed To Make a

Oct 03, 2011

Netflix - Can They Recover From Their Compounded Marketing Mistakes?

Netflix has been at the center of a lot of problems and controversy, some of which have been unfortunate breakdowns in negotiations, some of which have been Netflix's own doing. Now Home Theater Review publisher Jerry Del Colliano wonders if the company can survive. Continue Reading
Netflix - Can They Recover From Their Compounded Marketing Mistakes?

Oct 01, 2011

Western Digital Delivers Personal Cloud

With cloud storage coming up on the horizon, Western Digital has decided to embrace the new technology by creating their own cloud storage system and allowing streaming access to their customers. Continue Reading
Western Digital Delivers Personal Cloud

Sep 28, 2011

Kaleidescape Announces App for iPad

Kaleidescape had announced a new iPad app to be used in conjunction with the company's media server systems. There is quite a bit of interesting features and functionality available in this app. Continue Reading
Kaleidescape Announces App for iPad

Sep 22, 2011

Starz Ends Deal with Netflix

Netflix will suffer yet another blow to the service. The company could not reach a successful agreement with one of its content providers, Starz, leaving some hefty consequences to deal with. Continue Reading
Starz Ends Deal with Netflix

Sep 19, 2011

Yamaha Releases Android Control App

Yamaha has now shown support to Android users by offering them a control app of their own, similar to the one the company has offered to Apple users. There is a good amount of functionality in this free app. Continue Reading
Yamaha Releases Android Control App

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