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No dish required: DISH’s Sling TV app brings popular cable channels to streaming devices

Dish's new standalone Web TV service finally emerges from the shadows under the title Sling TV. The new service offers a handful of enticing channels from ESPN to CNN across a multitude of streaming platforms, without a satellite…
Home Theater

A flexible 77-inch 4K OLED TV tops LG’s CES 2015 TV announcements

LG has unleashed a slew of new TVs for 2015, featuring a host of new 4K OLED TVs and 4K LCD TVs featuring flexible displays, quantum dot technology, Harmon/Kardon audio, an updated version of webOS, and more

Intel’s refreshes WiDi with support for DX11 games and 4K resolution

Intel hopes its latest WiDi refresh will help to close the gap between people’s personal devices and the big screens in their living room.

Why can’t your computer stream 4K yet? Crazy compression and piracy

Both Amazon Prime and Netflix now offer 4K video streaming, but PC users are locked out despite the fact computers should technically be able to handle it. We take a closer look at the obstacles barring easy access to Ultra HD content on…
Home Theater

Samsung Smart TVs get a major facelift for 2015, now run on Tizen

Samsung is switching its smart TV platform to one that runs on Tizen, a relatively new OS that has struggled to gain traction in mobile devices and wearables. Samsung hopes this move may help hasten Tizen app development and adoption.
Movies & TV

The Interview is available everywhere, including through your cable provider

After previous cancellation, the controversial film has made its way to a variety of video on demand sources including Google Play, iTunes, and several satellite and cable providers.

From Delivery drones to Fire Phones: Amazon’s best and worst moments of 2014

Whatever one thinks about Amazon, the past 12 months proved to be a consequential, productive stretch for a company whose CEO founder Jeff Bezos is often prone to ambitions that can sound far-fetched and prescient in equal measure.