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10 reasons Tidal is so doomed, not even Jay-Z can save it

We once had such high hopes for Tidal, but after a year, Tidal may be on borrowed time. Not even the celebrity star-power wielded by Jay-Z, Beyonce, and others may be able to save it.
Movies & TV

Comcast is rolling out its HDR-ready Xi5 set-top box before it rolls out 4K

Comcast plans to launch its HDR-ready Xi5 set-top box on July 4, just in time for NBCUniversal's coverage of the 2016 Summer Olympics, which will feature some content airing in HDR.
Movies & TV

Everything we know about the new ‘Star Trek’ TV series so far

Although CBS has revealed the title logo and a new teaser for its Star Trek series, there's still a lot we don't know about the beloved sci-fi franchise's return to television more than 50 years after it debuted.
Home Theater

Xiaomi’s Mi Box gives Android TV lovers their 4K fix, and it’s headed stateside

At Google's 2016 I/O developer conference, Chinese company Xiaomi unveiled the 4K Mi Box, set-top hardware bound for U.S. shores later this year. It features support for 4K video and HDR.
Movies & TV

The Golden Age of Television reigns on with these 10 highly anticipated new TV series

They say it's the golden age of television, and if 2016's roster of fresh new shows is anything to go by, that trend will continue this year. Here's the 10 brand new shows we're most excited to see this coming this year.
Home Theater

How fast is your internet? Netflix’s Fast.com website will tell you

Netflix is offering a new free service: checking the speed of your personal internet connection. The company introduced Fast.com today, a new website that can be used by both members and nonmembers alike.

Double threat: Drake breaks Spotify record, while ‘Views’ started exclusively on Apple

Canadian rapper Drake has now topped Canadian pop star Justin Bieber as the most streamed musician on Spotify, with massive play counts despite the fact that his latest record Views debuted as an Apple Music exclusive.
Movies & TV

Looking forward to Starz shows in HDR? Better look online first

Starz continues to expand the availability of its app, bringing it to select Android TV devices this week. That's a good thing for those who can't wait for HDR, as the company says its app is likely where HDR will first make an appearance.
Home Theater

Android TV lands in more TVs, adds HDR support, snags lots of new apps

Google said little about Android TV at its I/O 2016 keynote Wednesday, but the smart TV platform is making its way into more TVs and set-top boxes, and has added a slew of high-profile streaming apps.

MyHyundai could be the first carmaker-specific Android Auto app

At Google I/O 2016, Hyundai is expected to debut its very own Android Auto app, one of the first automakers to do so. Dubbed MyHyundai, the vehicle-specific app adds unique features including a Valet Alert mode and will be available later…
Home Theater

Charter and Time Warner Cable officially merge as New Charter, Comcast misses out

After Comcast's failed attempt to merge with Time Warner Cable, Charter Communications has officially merged with the company, as part of a 12 month transition that cost $67.1 billion.
Cool Tech

Lazertouch is a projector that lets you turn any surface into a touchscreen

You may never have to confuse your touchscreen with your non-touchscreen surfaces again, thanks to Lazertouch, the world's first mini projector that transforms any surface into a finger-activated touchscreen.