Home Theater

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.
Movies & TV

In a mysterious tweet, Xiaomi VP says company will “be a part of Google I/O”

The global vice president of Chinese electronics company Xiaomi says the company will "be a part" of Google's 2016 developer conference in some capacity. He didn't reveal any more than that, unfortunately.
Home Theater

This is SportsCenter: Disney brings WatchESPN app to Android TV

Watching a sporting event on your mobile device or tablet just isn't the same as having it on your TV screen. Thankfully, Disney recognizes that and has now brought the WatchESPN app to Android TV.

Radiohead B-sides come roaring back to Spotify after disappearing completely

While Radiohead's new album, A Moon Shaped Pool, has yet to make its appearance on Spotify, subscribers can still dig into a cornucopia of classics from the band. Multiple B-side tracks have reappeared on the site after making an exit in…
Home Theater

Are your eyeballs ready? Philips’ 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray hits stores next month

Philips was one of three companies to debut a 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray player at CES earlier this year, and now it has finally announced the anticipated release of its new creation, coming in two different variations this June.

Understand languages you’ve never learned with the Pilot translation earpiece

Even those who speak multiple languages likely can't understand everyone, but that could change thanks to a new wearable from the NYC-based Waverly Labs that seems like a science fiction gadget made real.

Video from NBC, Univision, Tidal, and more now part of T-Mobile's Binge On

T-Mobile's Binge On benefit is expanding again. Its newest partners include NBC, Univision, Tidal, Google Play Music, NOGGIN, and others. The total number of participating providers now numbers more than 80, according to the carrier.