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Barb Gonzalez Posted: Apr 24, 2013 2 comments
The PLAiR is now shipping. Find out how this small device can stream online videos from your computers, smartphone, or tablet.
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Barb Gonzalez Posted: Jan 10, 2015 0 comments
PlayOn’s recording feature, PlayLater, now lets you automatically skip commercials when viewing broadcast network streams and Hulu using PlayOn’s AdSkipper feature.
Barb Gonzalez Posted: May 23, 2014 0 comments

PRICE $400

Offers most major apps
Excellent picture and sound quality
No additional subscriptions required to access streaming services
Netflix Max helps find recommendations geared to your taste
No remote or QWERTY keyboard outside of game controller
Limited number of apps—no social networks or photo apps
No DLNA or other streaming from home network media libraries

Excellent for gaming and on the whole, but not the best choice for streaming alone.

With PlayStation 4, Sony has upped the video game ante with incredible graphics and the ability to share gameplay with the touch of a “share” button on its redesigned game controller. But how is it as a media streamer? I took a look at Sony's latest to check out its entertainment offerings and its ergonomics as an entertainment (non-gaming) device.

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Barb Gonzalez Posted: Jan 23, 2013 2 comments
The PlayTo Android app streams video from your home libraries, online websites and the mobile device's saved media. The app works like Apple's AirPlay, and can play on Apple TVs.
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Barb Gonzalez Posted: Aug 06, 2014 2 comments
The Plex media server and player has just received another new update that enhances your downloaded movies and fixes problems found in earlier updates.
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Barb Gonzalez Posted: Jan 06, 2016 1 comments
Even if your music tastes differs from your family and friends, Prizm will stream music that will satisfy everyone listening. A french start-up has won an innovation reward for Prizm, a music streaming device that plays music customized for everyone in the room
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Barb Gonzalez Posted: Jul 25, 2014 Published: Jul 23, 2014 3 comments
The Qplay app and adapter will cease to function after July 25, 2014. Was Qplay a bad idea?
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Barb Gonzalez Posted: Jan 10, 2014 0 comments
With Sony’s One Flick Entertainment menu, finding something you want to watch is as easy as flicking back and forth (or up and down) through the list of services
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Barb Gonzalez Posted: Jan 06, 2016 1 comments
Recognizing that the number of cord-cutters and cord-nevers (those that have never subscribed to cable) are increasing, and that they will want local programming to go along with their streaming entertainment, Terk and RCA revealed it’s new line up of stylish TV antennas.
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Barb Gonzalez Posted: Sep 29, 2013 0 comments
The ReQuest media server and media player system has added a new 3D media player and has improved it web-based controller for easier discovery and playback of movies.