Smart TV

Best Apple TV apps for streaming soccer

Soccer is one of the most popular sports in the world — there are soccer fans everywhere. With all of this popularity comes a ton of potential leagues and tournaments to watch. If you’re a big fan, you’ll be glad to know there are some great ways to watch streaming soccer on Apple TV.<p>Certain Apple …

Televisions

The Freedom of Cable-TV Replacement Services

Cable TV channels used to keep you tethered to pay TV. But online streaming services now give any cord cutter with an internet connection …

Televisions

Sling TV brings cloud DVR feature to iOS

Sling TV’s awesome cloud DVR feature, which lets you record shows and movies to watch later, is finally available on iOS.<p>The service costs an extra $5 a month, for which you get 50 hours of storage, but there’s still no option to save your recordings offline.<p>Cloud DVR is ideal for telly addicts. It …

Televisions

Fourth tvOS 10.2.2 beta for Apple TV rolling out

Apple has released the fourth tvOS 10.2.2 beta for Apple TV. The new tvOS beta allows developers who are registered with Apple’s developer program to test their apps on the upcoming software update for Apple TV.<p>tvOS 10.2.2 beta follows the release of tvOS 10.2.1 which was released to all users …

Televisions

YouTube announces dynamic video player, wider rollout of share feature and YouTube TV

At VidCon 2017 today, YouTube CEO Susan Wojcicki announced a slew of updates for both consumers and creators of the platform. The mobile apps will soon dynamically adapt their video player window, while YouTube’s built-in share feature and YouTube TV are seeing a wider rollout in the coming …

YouTube TV

PlayOn Cloud DVR Lets You Record Online Videos

With the PlayOn Cloud mobile app and PlayOn Desktop, there is finally an online DVR that is easy to use and offers the features you want from a DVR. …

Apps

Snapchat, Apple, WhatsApp and more are at the forefront of original, mobile-focused TV

The battle for mobile streaming domination continues<p>With more people watching shows on their phones, companies other than Netflix are looking to get in on the sizable audience. Apple and Snapchat are two of the biggest companies, but they’re not the only ones. WhatsApp just launched its first …

Time Warner

CBS TV Stations Sign On To ReachMe.TV’s New In-Airport Network

ReachMe.TV and CBS Television Stations have sealed a 10-year exclusive partnership that will put CBS programming on ReachMe.TV’s upcoming in-airport …

Televisions

How to watch Germany vs. Chile: Confederations Cup live stream, TV, time

When Germany meets with Chile on Thursday, the winner will take a commanding lead in Group B of the Confederations Cup.<p>Germany earned a 3-2 victory …

FIFA

How to watch the 2017 NBA draft: Live stream, time, TV channel, order

The NBA draft will be held on Thursday night at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn.<p>The Philadelphia 76ers are on the clock after agreeing to swap the …

Basketball

tvOS 11 beta 2 for Apple TV rolling out now

Apple has released the second tvOS 11 beta for registered developers to test on Apple TV. The first tvOS 11 beta included new features like Home Screen Syncing, light and dark mode automatic switching, and full AirPods support. We’ll update below if any new changes are discovered in tvOS 11 beta …

Apple

How to watch Mexico vs. New Zealand: Live stream, TV channel, time

Mexico and New Zealand face off in Sochi on Wednesday in what will be a crucial match for El Tri.<p>Mexico battled to a 2–2 draw against Portugal on …

New Zealand

Mexico vs. New Zealand live stream: Time, TV channel, and how to watch 2017 Confederations Cup online

Mexico are back in Confederations Cup action against New Zealand on Wednesday.<p>Mexico made a promising start to their Confederations Cup campaign, with a stoppage time goal from Héctor Moreno sealing a dramatic 2-2 draw against reigning European champions Portugal. However, Juan Carlos Osorio’s men …

New Zealand

OTT Hits 51 Million U.S. Homes, Streaming Rises In Popularity

OTT now has 51 million TV viewing households -- and 3.1 million of those have so-called “skinny” digital TV packages of networks, according to a …

Televisions

Apple releases second betas of iOS 11, macOS 10.13, watchOS 4, tvOS 11 to developers

Nine days after making the first releases available, Apple on Wednesday released second versions of its upcoming operating system refresh set to …

Apple

Apple TV vs new Amazon Fire TV Stick: Siri vs Alexa, which streamer offers the best experience?

The Apple TV is a standalone streamer, while the Fire TV Stick relies on a separate source<p>Looking to stream to the big screen? These two streaming …

Televisions

Critic's Notebook: Apple And All Of Its Money Just Got Real About the TV Business

So much for the other side of Peak TV. This could change everything.<p>When something deemed dangerous and worrisome fails to materialize, people begin …

TV

WWE alum Jim Ross to call New Japan Pro Wrestling’s first U.S. event live on AXS TV

AXS TV will be the exclusive U.S. television broadcast home of New Japan Pro Wrestling’s first U.S. event—the G1 Special In The USA—live Saturday, …

WWE

CBS Teams With FuboTV In New Deal To Offer Live And VOD Streaming

Sports oriented live streaming service fuboTV appears to have kicked a goal today with the announcement that it has a deal with CBS to offer the No. …

Televisions

Freeview Explore content-discovery feature comes to Freeview Play

<b>Freeview Play has just announced the introduction of a new content-discovery feature, Freeview Explore.</b><p>With the launch of the new Freeview Explore …

Gear & Gadgets

HIDIVE Streaming Platform Adds School-Live, Chivalry of a Failed Knight English Dubs

New anime streaming service HIDIVE announced on Wednesday that it will stream the English dubs for the School-Live and Chivalry of a Failed Knight …

Anime

New, Cheaper Ways to Watch TV

It’s no secret that consumers love to hate their cable companies. But the good news for many of us is that, at least when it comes to TV, there are …

Consumer Tech

Here are the Best and Worst Cable TV Companies

Customers of the largest cable TV providers are upset about how much they pay and the service they receive, explaining part of the growing wave of …

Internet

Roku Device Sales Blocked in Mexico on Piracy, Hacking Concerns - Bloomberg

Roku Inc. set-top boxes were pulled from the shelves of major department-store chains in Mexico after a court blocked sales of the devices, saying …

Televisions

Great Big Story To Launch 24-Hour Streaming Channel Thanks To $40 Million Push From CNN

When it launched in 1980, <b>CNN</b> revolutionized the TV news industry (for better or for worse) by providing 24-hour coverage of top stories. Now, the …

Viral Videos

Internet-Connected TV Viewing Higher, Overall TV Usage Drops

Viewing on Internet-connected TV devices is now up more than 50% versus a year ago -- against the broader picture of all TV usage, which continues to …

Advertising Industry

New study shows promise of yoga in treating back pain

Doctor says yoga was effective for "reducing pain intensity" and that 20 percent were less likely to use pain medication than patients receiving …

Pain

TV Reviews | 2017 Australia Ratings

When it’s time to buy a new TV, you have a couple of choices. You can splash out thousands of dollars on one of the latest high-tech models promising …

4K Ultra HD

BlueFrame Offers OTT Platform for College Sports Organizations

BlueFrame Technology is offering a higher-quality streaming and extended reach that is more accessible for all college sports organizations. The new …

College Sports

What’s coming in tvOS 11, and what is still needed

<b>Pair two sets of AirPods to a single Apple TV:</b> This would allow my wife and I to listen on headphones, each with a different volume level.<p><b>Pass the</b> …

Apple TV