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Barb Gonzalez  |  Sep 19, 2019  |  0 comments
The leader in simple streaming players, Roku is releasing two new models and an upgrade to its operating system that makes it easier to find something to watch. New models of the Roku Express and Roku Ultra with improved performance and new features are available for pre-order starting today. Also coming this fall is the Roku OS 9.2 operating system upgrade that includes new voice search commands and browsable results.
Barb Gonzalez  |  Sep 04, 2019  |  0 comments
Following the success of its wireless speakers, Roku is expanding its audio line with two new products.  The first is a Roku soundbar that pairs with the second—a wireless subwoofer.  
Barb Gonzalez  |  Aug 22, 2019  |  1 comments
In the search for alternatives to cable and satellite, there are a number of streaming solutions. Most require subscribing to live TV packages along with Netflix and other TV and movie apps, which can cost as much or more than a monthly cable bill.  But there are free alternatives. IMDb TV is one of the newest ad-supported, on-demand movie and TV apps
Barb Gonzalez  |  Aug 08, 2019  |  0 comments
Disney has revealed more details of its Disney+ streaming service. In addition to launching an exclusive streaming service in November, the entertainment empire will also offer a bundle that includes Disney+, ESPN+, and ad-supported Hulu.
Barb Gonzalez  |  Jul 18, 2019  |  0 comments
DISH has just released a new AirTV.  The AirTV Mini is a palm-sized dongle that appears to be a promising upgrade from the original 2017 AirTV Player. 
Barb Gonzalez  |  Jul 08, 2019  |  1 comments
While most live TV streaming services are raising prices, Sling TV is offering a deal that could lower monthly subscription rates for many of its users.
Barb Gonzalez  |  Jun 20, 2019  |  0 comments
Days before its Worldwide Developer’s Conference earlier this month, Apple released an update for its Apple TV app that drastically changed the menus, features, and content. And in doing so, it created the best streaming video experience available.
Barb Gonzalez  |  Jun 06, 2019  |  2 comments
Apple’s iTunes will soon be a thing of the past. At its Worldwide Developer’s Conference (WWDC 2019), Apple announced that iTunes will be put to rest.  Instead of the one-stop streaming media app for 18 years since it first launched alongside the iPod, each type of media will now stream separately to its own app.
Barb Gonzalez  |  May 23, 2019  |  6 comments
Over the past year, the price of streaming live TV has been on the rise. It’s time to question whether cutting the cord — canceling the subscription to your cable/satellite/telecom provider — will really save you money.
Barb Gonzalez  |  May 09, 2019  |  2 comments
WarnerMedia, now owned by AT&T, will offer its own streaming app in the fall.
Barb Gonzalez  |  Apr 24, 2019  |  0 comments
Peace between Amazon and Google means that the YouTube app will return to Fire TVs and Amazon Prime Video will be available for casting to Google Chromecast.
Barb Gonzalez  |  Apr 11, 2019  |  1 comments
The Criterion Channel has launched bringing back streaming of important classic and contemporary films. Here is why it is better than your average streaming service.
Barb Gonzalez  |  Mar 25, 2019  |  0 comments
In a star-studded event at the Steve Jobs Theater at Apple Park in Cupertino, CA, Apple yesterday announced plans for a revamped Apple TV app, a new streaming service, and original content it is producing in cooperation with a slew of A-list Hollywood directors and actors.
Barb Gonzalez  |  Mar 06, 2019  |  0 comments
The PLEX media player app has expanded to include more than just the downloaded movies and music you own. It now offers the ability to stream music from the TIDAL subscription service.
Barb Gonzalez  |  Feb 21, 2019  |  16 comments
Samsung has stopped selling Blu-ray and 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray players in the U.S. Could this be one more sign that physical media will ultimately disappear, only to be replaced by streaming movies and TV?

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