Alternatives To Cable TV: Roku Sells It’s 10 Millionth Unit Our bias to Roku is well known so this is great, but not at all surprising news. We have tried virtually every streaming device and service on the market and thus far nothing has been able to compete at all with the power and flexibility … Read more News: Roku Passes 10 Million Units Sold in the U.S.
My somewhat portly cat is happy that I decided to get rid of cable… clearly his favorite alternative to cable TV is watching the Roku logo bounce around on the screen!
I haven’t had a chance to test this out yet… but if it works well this is yet another advantage Roku can take away from other devices as I stated in my Apple TV review yesterday that is the one and only one thing that Apple TV really does better If anyone has one I … Read more News: MyMedia Update Brings PC-to-TV Casting Ability to Roku Users
The United States government might end up giving Aereo an out after all, but it is a long shot and seems very complex… still I think that this is even being discussed says a lot about what the future of TV will be like. At least a couple of Senators seem to want us to … Read more News: How Congress could wind up accidentally saving Aereo
The Local Choice bill could be the dream of every cord cutter come true. Source: http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/the-switch/wp/2014/08/11/what-if-you-could-pick-and-choose-which-broadcast-tv-channels-you-get/
Android TV Man there has been a lot of news this week! The latest piece comes from Google’s annual Developer Conference where Google announced Android TV. I am initially skeptical about this device. Google has been in the streaming media business before with Google TV which got awful reviews and never really caught on. Google … Read more Android TV
Aereo is no longer one of the ways to cut the cord Aereo one of the options for cord cutters is struck down. This is some legitimate bad news for cord cutters because this could have changed everything… that said I can’t say I am surprised by the decision, the Supreme Court has a history … Read more News: Supreme Court kills Aereo
Star Trek On Netflix Netflix has absolutely crushed it with their original series so far such as House of Cards and Orange is the New Black so I can only assume they would do the same here. I am a huge Star Trek fan and even I can only watch the 5 series they have … Read more Star Trek Original Series on Netflix
Playstation TV What could be yet another popular streaming option, Playstation TV was announced today by Sony. This seems like it could be a big game changer for the streaming media market as it obviously a well known brand. I also personally know a ton of people that use their Playstation as their streaming media … Read more Sony Playstation TV