Category: Streaming Media Players

YouTube TV App Now Available for Apple TV

Google’s live television service, known as YouTube TV, has reached many devices in its short history. However, one particular streaming set-top box has been excluded from the lineup, but the company is finally adding it to […]

You Can No Longer Use YouTube on the Amazon Fire TV

Earlier this month, Google said they would pull YouTube from Amazon’s Echo Show and Fire TV devices as the result of a bitter disagreement between the two companies. The Fire TV was expected to lose […]

Amazon to Once Again Sell Apple TV and Google Chromecast

After pulling the devices more than two years ago from its online store, Amazon is gearing up to once again sell the Apple TV and Google Chromecast. The news was confirmed by multiple news outlets […]

Amazon’s Fire TV Stick Basic Edition Gets Rid of Alexa and Costs $50

Amazon has announced a new Fire TV Stick that gets rid of Alexa integration and strips its price down to just $50. The new media streaming stick, formally known as the Fire TV Stick Basic […]

Amazon Announces New Fire TV with 4K HDR, Dolby Atmos

Amazon today announced its new Fire TV which isn’t a box and isn’t a stick. Rather, it’s a rectangular puck that plugs into your TV’s HDMI port and kind of hangs there. Think of it […]

Dolby Atmos Will Eventually Come to the Apple TV 4K

Apple’s 4K HDR-enabled Apple TV still has yet to come out, but it’s already been reviewed by some early review unit recipients. Notably, The Verge‘s Nilay Patel got his hands on it and gave it […]

Nvidia’s Shield TV is Now Available Without a Game Controller for $179

Nvidia has announced a new variant of its Shield TV which doesn’t ship with a gaming controller. Normally, for $199, you’d get the Shield TV itself, a remote control, and a gaming controller. Now, for […]

Hulu Live TV is Now Available on Roku

As one of the final major streaming sticks the service has launched on, Hulu’s Live TV is now available on Roku. This comes after the same service launched on a variety of devices including Amazon’s […]

Apple Launches 4K Apple TV w/ HDR Support

Apple today is introducing a new Apple TV with 4K and HDR output. Called Apple TV 4K, the set-top-box improves upon what was already available from the Apple TV which previously outputted content exclusively in 1080p. […]

What to Expect at Apple’s iPhone 8 Event

Apple’s setting the stage later today to unveil some serious new gadgets. Here’s what you need to know!

New iPod Touch with Face ID Hinted in iOS 11 GM Seed

We’ve heard about the new iPhone X, Apple Watch with LTE, AirPods, and 4K Apple TV before thanks to the leaked iOS 11 Gold Master seed, but one product I don’t think anyone was expecting has […]

The Next Apple TV Will Come with the iPad Pro’s Processor

So if you didn’t hear over the weekend, the iOS 11 Gold Master build leaked on the internet. Developers got their hands on it, and they unveiled details surrounding the iPhone X, Apple Watch Series […]

Report: Apple to Introduce 4K Apple TV with Live TV in App

According to Bloomberg, Apple is set to debut a 4K-enabled Apple TV with HDR output. The publication quotes people familiar with the matter when stating this. It comes nearly a month after the leaked HomePod […]

Apple’s HomePod Confirms Apple TV with 4K and HDR is Coming

Back in February, Bloomberg reported that Apple was currently developing a new-generation Apple TV with 4K output and HDR support. It’s been pretty much radio silent since then, but now iOS developer Guilhereme Rambo has found […]

Hulu with Live TV is Now Available on Amazon’s Fire TV

Amazon’s Fire TV streaming box has gained a new service: Hulu with Live TV. Back in May, Hulu’s new live television platform launched in beta on iOS, Android, Chromecast, Apple TV, and Xbox One. Now, […]

Apple’s Single Sign-On for Apple TV Now Supports 10 More Providers

Apple has added ten new TV providers to their growing list that support Single Sign-On, the company’s method of making it easier to log into cable-backed apps like CBS and NBC across the Apple TV […]

Amazon Now Lets You Control Your Fire TV with Alexa

Amazon is now rolling out a software update to all of their Fire TVs that enables full-on control of the hardware through the company’s digital assistant, Alexa. This means you’ll be able to achieve Google Home-style […]

Nvidia’s Shield TV Can Now Stream 4K Content from Google Play

Nvidia is currently rolling out a software update to their Shield TV set-top-box that enables 4K video playback on televisions. Yes, this feature has previously been available, but content from Google Play Movies & TV […]

Comcast and Googe Parter to Deliver YouTube on X1 Platform

Comcast has announced a new deal with Google to bring YouTube to their X1 set-top-box. This means that when you look for content to watch, YouTube suggestions will pop up. You’ll also be able to search […]

Nvidia Updates Shield TV from 2015 with Nougat, 4K and Amazon Video

Nvidia today is updating their popular Shield TV set-top-box from 2015 as a part of the Shield Experience 5.0 rollout. This brings many new features to the streaming media player and adds some functionality found […]