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Home Theater

Study: advertisers increasingly look to original video content as the next frontier

A new study from the Interactive Advertising Bureau finds that a large majority of brand marketers and advertising executives expect original digital video content to - within the next three to five years - become as important to their…
Home Theater

This van’s home theater system puts yours to shame

Ford and Galpin Auto turn a run-of-the-mill Skyliner transit van into a luxury home theater on wheels that outshines most home systems. Check out the video, and engage drool mode.
Home Theater

Yahoo announces first two original TV series, plus plans for concert live-streams

Yahoo on Monday offered up some details of its first original TV shows – two comedies coming in 2015 – as well as plans for "the largest collection of US concert live streams on the Web," with a new concert offered every day of the…
Home Theater

Netflix pays off Verizon in order to enable faster streaming speeds

Definitely good news for customers that subscribe to Verizon DSL or FIOS, Netflix has entered into a new deal with the Internet service provider to speed up video delivery and improve streaming speeds.
Home Theater

Samsung offers free 4K movies to owners of its HU9000 4K/UHD TVs

The South Korean company announced today that, through June 30, buyers of its HU9000 curved 4K TVs are eligible to receive a complimentary bundle of five movies and three documentaries. The TV is available now for $4,500.
Mobile

Popcorn Time to release Android app to satisfy mobile pirates

Popcorn Time, the popular streaming service for pirated movies, is moving to mobile with an upcoming app for Android. The service also promised an update for all its OS versions that comes complete with TV shows.
Home Theater

Comcast to sell off 3.9 million customers if Time Warner merger proceeds

When Comcast first announced its plan to buy up Time Warner the company claimed it would sell off about 3 million subscribers to soothe fears over an all out cable monopoly. Now Comcast has raised the total to 3.9 million.
Gaming

Marvel confirms Netflix series will be set in cinematic universe

The upcoming Netflix series featuring Daredevil, Luke Cage, Jessica Jones, and Iron Fist will be set in Marvel's cinematic universe, says Marvel CCO Joe Quesada.
Gaming

Xbox Originals premium TV lineup announced, Microsoft eyes Gears of War and Fable

Microsoft reveals confirmed and in-development projects for Xbox Originals, the premium TV-style production banner for Xbox Entertainment Studios. These include the Steven Spielberg-produced Halo series and syndication of U.K. series…
Home Theater

SunBriteTV cuts the fat, tames the heat with next-gen weatherproof LED HDTVs

By switching to LED panels and using a new heat-management system, SunBriteTV's latest outdoor HDTV is 50-percent slimmer, as well as being brighter and lighter. The Signature Series SB-3270HD can withstand temperatures from minus-24…