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This Gadget Wants to Make Your TV Remote Obsolete

A new Kickstarter campaign wants to help consumers get rid of their TV and cable box remote controls, and instead just use the remote of their favorite streaming box for everything: Sideclick attaches to remote controls of popular streaming devices like Roku, Apple TV or Amazon Fire TV, adding a few extra buttons to turn on the TV set, control the volume and change the channel. 261 more words


Google's Chromecast Gets a Wired Network Adapter

Google has quietly released a helpful addition to its popular Chromecast streaming stick: The Ethernet Adapter for Chromecast, which popped up in Google’s online store Wednesday, makes it possible to hardwire the streaming dongle to solve Wi-Fi connectivity issues. 140 more words


Apple Gives Up On Building TVs, But Not On Changing TV

Your next TV set won’t be built by Apple: The Cupertino company gave up on the idea of building televisions some time last year, the Wall Street Journal… 457 more words


Smart TVs Are On Pace To Take Over The Entire TV Market - Business Insider

“Smart TVs are on pace to dominate the television market. They will account for 73% of global flat screen TV shipments by 2017, up from just 33% in 2013, according to Strategy Analytics.” – Mark Hoelzel via Business Insider… 18 more words

Recent Industry News

The 'Change' time has bought with time.

Technology has always been advancing in an unimaginable pace. Small mobile phones can act as prodigious computers, internet access from any part of the world, direct communication, video calls, solar cells, efficient fiber optics and numerous more aspects have added to the technology stack. 305 more words

Update: Amazon fireTV

Amazon’s new streaming device is called “Amazon fireTV”. From a CNN article, here are the main points:

  • The device will enable access to internet programming (including Amazon Prime, Netflix, Hulu Plus, Showtime Anytime) and a library of video games.
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Google chromecast

Google Chromecast £30 ★★★★★
The Apple television is one of those enduring myths of the technology world, a techno Bigfoot stoked shamelessly by Steve Jobs’s first biographer, who reported a conversation with the late, great Apple founder in which he said, ‘I finally cracked it.’ 171 more words