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RCA Debuts the First Android Tablet With Built-In TV Tuners

RCA to set to debut an Android tablet at CES that is unlike any other before it. It’s called the RCA Mobile TV Tablet and it will allow you to watch over-the-air broadcasts all over the United States. The tablet comes with a built-in DTV tuner and a mobile TV tuner that provides channels in more »

Plex Desktop App adds Airplay in Previewed Release

Plex Media Center, a Mac and PC application, allows users to stream content wirelessly as long as they have it hooked up to their TV. The app underwent a name change and is currently referred to as Plex Home Theater versus Plex Media Center. The only small issue with this announcement is the fact that more »

Roku announces its Streaming Stick and availability of the Vudu channel

Roku today announced that its tiny wireless streaming player, the Roku Streaming Stick will be available starting next month. If you’ve always wanted to stream video and music on your television, be prepared to grab this streaming device which is roughly the size of a USB flash drive – for $99.99. You just need to more »

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You can now pre-order the new iPod touch and iPod nano

Together with the start of pre-orders for the iPhone 5 from the online Apple Stores in selected countries, Apple has also started accepting pre-orders of the new iPod touch and iPod nano. In case you’ve missed the announcement, the 5th generation iPod touch is available in six vibrant colors and two storage options namely 32GB more »

Amazon and NBC reach a new agreement that will add more titles to Prime Instant Video

Amazon today has issued a brief statement announcing their new partnership with NBC Universal Cable and New Media Distribution. The agreement will mean the addition of hundreds of TV episodes to Amazon’s Prime Instant Video service. These include prior seasons of Parks and Recreation, Parenthood, Friday Night Lights, Heroes, Battlestar Galactica and other TV shows more »

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Ripping old DVDs made viewing videos on my mobile devices more enjoyable

Lately I’ve been feeling very nostalgic for older episodes of The Simpsons. My local Fox station rarely shows episodes from the show’s best years, and my digital lifestyle doesn’t make watching the box set DVDs I own very convenient. To make things worst, The Simpsons has managed to steer clear of Netflix. That’s why over more »

Amazon Prime now streaming MGM television and movies

Last month, Amazon reached a licensing agreement with Paramount Studios which will make “hundreds” of new hit movies available for Amazon Prime Instant Video over the next three years. Now, Amazon has reached another deal with another major studio, Metro-Goldwyn-Meyer or MGM Studios. This means that soon, you’ll find hundreds more classic movies and hit more »

D-Link releases MovieNite streaming media player (DSM-310)

D-Link just announced the availability of its new streaming media player dubbed MovieNite (DSM-310). this media player promise to deliver 1080p HD movies and TV shows including personalized Internet radio. MovieNite also delivers instant access to the latest new releases from VUDU, Netflix, YouTube and new music from Pandora via easy-to-use interface and one-click remote. more »

Frequency video app updated for the iPad Retina display

Just a quick note for those of you who just got the new iPad and have been using the iPad video aggregation app called Frequency. Said iPad app has just been updated, specifically to make it work flawlessly for the retina display of the new iPad. This means that you’ll enjoy videos from Frequency’s huge more »

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Digiboo movie rental service utilizes USB drives for airport travelers

Digiboo is approaching the movie rental business a bit differently. Instead of popping out discs, Digiboo downloads movies onto a customer’s USB drive. Digiboo recently launched at three airports in Minneapolis, Portland and Seattle. Travelers are more likely to realize they forgot to bring something to entertain them before and during flying, so airports are more »

Discovery (and others) now on Amazon Prime Instant Video

If you’re an Amazon Prime member, you must have noticed that popular hit series and specials from Discovery Channel, TLC, Animal Planet, Investigation Discovery and the Science and Military Channels are now appearing in the Amazon Instant Video catalog. That’s because Amazon and Discovery Communications have just reached a licensing agreement – allowing Prime members more »

Sky Go app brings live TV to Android smartphones

Are you in the UK or Ireland and a Sky TV subscriber? Well, you’ll be glad to know that the Sky Go mobile app may now be available for your Android smartphone. What the app does is simply bring Sky TV programs to your Android smartphones via 3G or Wi-Fi. As such you can enjoy more »