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Aug 31, 2011

Bowers & Wilkins Launches Social Airplay App: the Zeppelin Air App

Bowers & Wilkins have continued to support the AirPlay technology by releasing an app designed to work with the Zepplin Air speaker doc. This app offers something very unique to help make listening to music a more social experience. Continue Reading
Bowers & Wilkins Launches Social Airplay App: the Zeppelin Air App

Aug 04, 2011

Average U.S. Family Has 10 Netflix-enabled Devices

Netflix has made a lot of changes but still continues to be popular. Now, according to an analyst, it may be more popular than ever with households having more access than ever before. Continue Reading
Average U.S. Family Has 10 Netflix-enabled Devices

Jul 26, 2011

Sony Launches 3D On Demand Streaming Service

Sony has been one of the biggest supporters of 3D technology, even going so far to create a 3D television channel. Now, the company prepares to provide a new source of 3D content, and do it for free. Continue Reading
Sony Launches 3D On Demand Streaming Service

Jul 23, 2011

Integra Now Comes with Spotify

Integra wants to add more music options for their users. It is for that reason that they have begun to add the Spotify music service to the company's 2011 line of home theater receivers. Continue Reading
Integra Now Comes with Spotify

Jul 20, 2011

Samsung Streaming 3D Content Available Now

Samsung announced a plan for streaming 3D in 2010. Now, halfway through 2011, that plan has come to fruition with Samsung offering a variety of 3D content through the Eplore 3D app. Continue Reading
Samsung Streaming 3D Content Available Now

Jun 29, 2011

Rovi Unveils Multi-Device Video Distribution Solution

Rovi has found a way to combine several of the company's services to allow subscribers of any cable or satellite service to stream video across televisions, computers, tablets, and even smartphones. Continue Reading
Rovi Unveils Multi-Device Video Distribution Solution

Jun 18, 2011

CasaTunes Extends iTunes in the Cloud to the Home

CasaTunes continues to be on top of their game in supporting Apple's music services. They are already offering support for Apple's newly announced music in the cloud service for iTunes. Continue Reading
CasaTunes Extends iTunes in the Cloud to the Home

Jun 06, 2011

Will Apple Go HD on Its Pending iCloud Music Download Service?

Apple is on the verge of launching a cloud-based music service so that users can have access to music whenever they want it, eliminating the need for local storage. The question remains: Of what quality will that music be? Continue Reading
Will Apple Go HD on Its Pending iCloud Music Download Service?

Jun 02, 2011

Hulu and Miramax Reach Streaming Deal

Not to be outdone by Netflix, Hulu has also gone after Miramax's vast content library. The new deal between Hulu and Miramax will see a great deal of new content added for Hulu users. Continue Reading
Hulu and Miramax Reach Streaming Deal

May 02, 2011

MOG Streaming Service Now Available on LG Products

LG Electronics is joining forces with MOG Streaming Service to bring music to the masses (for a fee) via devices that are connected to the Internet with LG's Smart TV platform. This works with LG home theater systems and Blu-ray players. Continue Reading
MOG Streaming Service Now Available on LG Products

Apr 19, 2011

DirecTV's Premium VOD To Launch This Thursday For $30 Says Industry Source

According to Engadget.com, an electronics Internet site, DirecTV is taking a gamble that home entertainment enthusiasts are willing to spend more than the price of two movie tickets, as the company's premium VOD service launches this Thursday at $30 per download. Continue Reading
DirecTV's Premium VOD To Launch This Thursday For $30 Says Industry Source

Apr 18, 2011

DirecTV Partners With Movie Studios to Take on Theater Chains with Unimpressive Results

In a move that has caused motion picture distributors to strenuously object, a number of major studios, including Universal, Fox, Sony, Warner Brothers and Universal, have joined forces with DirecTV to bring major film titles to VOD sixty days after theatrical release. Continue Reading
DirecTV Partners With Movie Studios to Take on Theater Chains with Unimpressive Results

Feb 28, 2011

Has Netflix Dug Its Own Grave?

Not everybody wants to watch movies on their computers. Netflix, however, seems to believe that their consumer base desires to watch films online, because the company has announced that it is moving away from renting hard copies in favor of streaming downloads. Continue Reading
Has Netflix Dug Its Own Grave?

Feb 26, 2011

Galaxy Tab Able to Stream Live Television

Samsung's new Galaxy Tab goes head-to-head with Apple's iPad and while it may boast some pretty impressive specs it's no iPad though the Galaxy Tab does play the multimedia game well with its ability to stream live television signals. Continue Reading
Galaxy Tab Able to Stream Live Television

Jan 22, 2011

TV Industry Plans to Neutralize Netflix

According to a report on the website PaidContent.org, Turner Broadcasting chairman and CEO Phil Kent discussed Turner's philosophy of addressing issues posed by Netflix's rental offerings at a telecommunications conference with Citigroup. Continue Reading
TV Industry Plans to Neutralize Netflix

Dec 16, 2010

Netflix Secures Major Streaming Deal with Disney

Netflix has brokered yet other important deal in its quest for streaming-video dominance. The recent $200 million deal will allow the company to stream television shows from ABC, ABC Family, and The Disney Channel just 15 days after broadcast. Continue Reading
Netflix Secures Major Streaming Deal with Disney

Dec 03, 2010

Hulu Drops Subscription Price of Hulu Plus

Once upon a time there was this truly revolutionary service where consumers could watch all their favorite shows, online, for free. Everything was grand -that was until the service realized they were pissing money away so they decided to charge their customers for a service they'd always enjoyed for free. It didn't go well and that's how Hulu Plus was born. Continue Reading
Hulu Drops Subscription Price of Hulu Plus

Nov 08, 2010

The Top 10 Home Theater Applications For Your HDTV, Blu-ray and Other Components

Adrienne Maxwell takes a look at 10 interesting content apps, in both the video and audio realms. Whether you're looking to stream movies and music, watch live TV, remotely access DVR recordings, or just find out the name of that song on the radio, this list has something for everyone. Continue Reading
The Top 10 Home Theater Applications For Your HDTV, Blu-ray and Other Components

Nov 08, 2010

Showtime Launches Streaming Service: Showtime Anytime

Showtime Networks, which has become an increasingly respected purveyor of award-winning programming, is now offering its Showtime Anytime service to the company's subscribers over cable, satellite and telco outlets. Continue Reading
Showtime Launches Streaming Service: Showtime Anytime

Oct 18, 2010

Everybody Loves Applications

Apps aren't just for your mobile devices - they are increasingly prevalent and even necessary in home technology, including home theater systems. This article examines some of the more popular home tech apps and talks about which ones may be best suited to your needs. Continue Reading
Everybody Loves Applications

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