Apple TV

DirecTV Now is giving away a free Apple TV 4K when you pre-pay for 4-mos of service

DirecTV Now is a streaming service from AT&T that’s now celebrating its 1-year anniversary. As part of their 1-year anniversary celebration, AT&T, the parent company of DirecTV, has decided to give customers who prepay 4-months in advance a free 4K Apple TV 32GB when using promo code <b>BDAY2017</b> at …

Smart TV

Sign up to DirecTV Now and get a free Apple TV 4K

DirectTV Now is offering a free Apple TV 4K to customers who sign up for fourth months of its streaming TV service for an upfront cost of $140.<p>The model being given away as part of the offer is an entry level 32GB Apple TV 4K, which usually retails at $179.<p>Direct TV’s monthly “Live a Little” …

Smart TV

'Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2' Gets 4K Mention on iTunes, Suggesting Disney's 4K Holdout May Be Ending

<i>Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2</i> has received a card on the iTunes Movies storefront that encourages users to watch the film in 4K HDR on the Apple TV 4K, suggesting that Disney's 4K video holdout on iTunes may end soon. The change comes after news in September that Disney would be the only major …

Comics

Should I Give Up On My Relationship? Here's How Long You Should Fight For It Before Breaking Up

I’m someone who really struggles with big decisions. I weigh the pros and cons over and over, and when I think I’ve finally decided on the right …

Relationships

pawoods trails 2017

Subscribe to the BMXfeed channel on Vimeo to get all of the newest videos on your Apple TV, Roku player, or any other Vimeo-connected device.<p>Import …

BMX

Pay $140 and up for four months of DirecTV Now access, and get a free Apple TV 4K

Christmas has come early for T-Mobile and Sprint customers, as the two carriers are back duking it out for the US wireless industry’s third place. …

Smart TV

iMovie 10 review: Free video editing that's elegant and easy

Apple’s iMovie has been around for a long time, and it has always focused on one philosophy: ease of use in a clean and elegant interface. After many …

explicit

Vimeo 8K launch sees Apple-friendly HDR added

Even though it seems like we’re just now getting to the point where 4K is starting to take off, Vimeo is already looking toward the future. The …

Streaming

Comcast in talks to acquire parts of 21 Century Fox

Comcast, the owner of NBCUniversal, is in talks to buy some of the assets of 21st Century Fox, people familiar with the discussions told NBC News on Thursday.<p>The sources said the talks were ongoing and in an early stage. Fox has also been having on-again-off-again conversations with Disney which …

Entertainment

Best of Black Friday 2017 – Apple: 9.7-inch iPad $249, Watch from $179, Beats, much more

Each November when Black Friday comes around, we know that some of the year’s lowest prices on Apple products will be available. If early ad leaks are any indication, it looks like next week will not disappoint. Our yearly <i>Best of Black Friday</i> guides weed through all of the noise and pick out the …

Shopping

The latest free streaming TV service: Your public library

Cord cutters already have plenty of free streaming services to choose from, but nearly all of them come with a heavy dose of advertising.<p>Hoopla …

Smart TV

Apple Launches 2017 Holiday Gift Guide Site

Apple on Wednesday to include their annual holiday gift guide to aid users in purchasing Apple products to give as gifts during the holiday gift …

MacBook Pro

Vimeo launches HDR video hosting, playable on iPhone X, iPad Pro, and Apple TV 4K

YouTube competitor Vimeo today announced that it is rolling out support for High Dynamic Range video uploads on its video hosting platform. Usually seen as the slightly more professional video site, Vimeo notes it is the first platform to support playback of HDR content on Apple’s latest devices …

IPad Pro

Vimeo can stream videos in 8K and HDR

A few streaming services have supported colorful high dynamic range video and ultra-high resolutions for a while, but Vimeo is making up for lost time in grand style. The company has added support for both HDR videos <i>and</i> resolutions as high as 8K. You're going to need a very rare 8K display to see …

Technology (India)

Video for iOS & tvOS-exclusive game 'Sky' teases story, multiplayer elements

More details about "Flower" and "Journey" developer thatgamecompany's next title, "Sky," have been revealed in a brief gameplay video, showing the …

Home Theater

Remote desktop patents are the focus of latest Apple infringement investigation

Apple has been embroiled in another patent dispute, this time with the software company Aqua Connect, which claims that it was the original inventor …

Patents

Best of Black Friday 2017 – Streamers: Apple TV 4K + $50 GC, 4K Roku Stick+ $48, more

Sometimes it can be overwhelming to sift through the hundreds of deals across all of the different Black Friday ads, even if you know what you’re looking for. And that’s why you have noticed us start to do that job for you. Here are the Best of Black Friday 2017 Amazon, Google and Smart Home deal …

Smart TV

Library Lending Service Hoopla Brings Free, Ad-Free Movies to Apple TV, Fire TV

Hoopla, best known for providing free e-book rentals in cooperation with local libraries, is expanding to the living room: The service launched a new …

Smart TV

25 Perfect Gifts for the Mediaphile

A mediaphile is difficult to define. Is it a person who goes to the theater <i>at least</i> once a week? Or who owns a vast collection of vinyl? Is it …

Home Theater

Apple under investigation in patent infringement dispute

The US International Trade Commission will investigate a complaint that accuses Apple of using patents without permission.<p>The US International Trade Commission is putting Apple under the microscope again.<p>The commission, which is already investigating complaints against Apple over its legal spat …

Patents

Amazon's Fire TV would face a hard battle to win Australia's lounge rooms

The battle for control of Australian lounge rooms is hotting up, with the Telstra TV 2 and Foxtel Now boxes making it easier for cable cutters to …

Amazon

Apple’s Content Distribution Dilemma

Reading Time: 4 minutesApple is serious about content. You just need to look back at the past year to see not just their ambition but also it’s …

Apple

The Original Apple TV: Ushering in a New Era of Entertainment

Today's Apple TV is its own full-fledged platform. While it is more expensive and less popular than other some other media streamers, the Apple TV has come into its own. The current device can stream 4K HDR content, play games and even be used as a calculator.<p>The original Apple TV didn't enjoy such …

Smart TV

Run Kodi on an Apple TV? You’re Begging to Get Hacked

Whether you love Kodi for its open-ended, customizable approach to streaming, or hate it for the shady stuff that runs rampant on the platform, …

Cybersecurity

Amazon Prime Video On Apple TV: When Will Streaming Service Become Available?

Since the June announcement at WWDC that Amazon Video would make its long-awaited and much-demanded debut on Apple TV by the end of this year, we …

Smart TV

Millions of Kodi pirates could be unwittingly 'spreading child porn and malware'

Pirate library TVAddons appealed to streaming fans to change default passwords.<p>Millions of Kodi streamers who use jailbroken Apple TV 2 devices to …

Security

Apple Retakes Lead in Smartwatch Market: Canalys | Investopedia

Apple Inc. (AAPL) took back its leading position in the wearable computing market during the third quarter, shipping 3.9 million units of its Apple …

Smartwatches

2017 FloXC Rankings: Week 8

How to Watch The 2017 DIII NCAA XC Championships<p><b><br>On TV:</b> Available on Roku and Apple TV 4 -- download the FloSports app now.<b><br>Streaming:</b> Only on FloTrack …

Track & Field

Apple releases third iOS 11.2, watchOS 4.2, tvOS 11.2, and macOS 10.13.2 betas

Apple has released the third developer beta of iOS 11.2 for iPhone and iPad. The latest version comes one week after the second beta became available for all iPhones and iPads after first coming to iPhone X. Apple has also released the third developer beta versions of watchOS 4.2 for Apple Watch, …

Apple

30 awesome gifts you can find at Target this holiday season

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff that we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>The holidays are a great time to grab a gift that will either introduce an added element of fun into a loved one's life or simply …

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