Entries Tagged as 'search and recommendation'

Hulu Kicks Off Beta Launch Of Live OTT TV Service

May 3rd, 2017 · No Comments · Cable TV, Connected TVs, Digital Media Receivers, electronic program guides, Full HD 1080p, LCD Flat Panel, LED LCD Flat Panels, Live OTT services, News, OTT services, search and recommendation, Skinny TV services, Streaming Services

  Over-the-top (OTT) streaming service Hulu officially introduced Wednesday the beta launch of Hulu With Live TV, its skinny TV service with monthly pricing packages starting at $39.99 for 50 channels. The service–which joins a growing field of slimmed-down live OTT streaming providers including: Sling TV, PlayStation Vue, Direc TV Now and YouTube TV–will include […]

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Roku Adds RCA Brand To Camp Of Roku TV Licensees

April 26th, 2017 · No Comments · 2160p, 4K Flat Panel, 4K LED LCD, Blu-ray Players, Cable TV, Connected TVs, Full HD 1080p, LCD Flat Panel, LED LCD Flat Panels, Live OTT services, News, OTT services, search and recommendation, Streaming Services, voice command

  Roku revealed Tuesday that the RCA brand has joined the stable of TV vendors that will offer integrated Roku TVs this year. The RCA trademark is currently licensed for TV marketing in most of North America by Technicolor to Display-Vu Corp. an affiliate of Curtis International. Roku said RCA brand TVs will leverage the […]

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Roku Licenses TiVo Patents For Future Enhancements

April 12th, 2017 · No Comments · 2160p, 4K Flat Panel, 4K LED LCD, Connected TVs, electronic program guides, Live OTT services, News, Satellite TV, search and recommendation, Second Screen, Streaming Services, UHDTV

                                                                                         Roku just upgraded the firmware in its media player and Roku TV operating system to monitor what users watch on live TV to help make meaningful recommendations for over-the-top (OTT) streaming programs, but a new patent licensing agreement with TiVO revealed Wednesday indicates even more robust capabilities could be the way. TiVo (formerly known […]

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Roku TVs Get A Firmware Update

April 11th, 2017 · No Comments · 2160p, 4K Flat Panel, 4K LED LCD, 720p HD, Connected TVs, Digital Media Receivers, electronic program guides, Full HD 1080p, HDMI, LCD Flat Panel, LED LCD Flat Panels, Live OTT services, News, Satellite TV, screen mirroring, search and recommendation, Streaming Services, UHD (4K) Media Players, UHDTV

  Roku revealed this week that it in the process of updating its popular over-the-top (OTT) streaming services platform for all Roku devices. The latest version of the Roku OS, which is called OS 7.6, will be rolling out to all connected Roku players and TVs in coming days and weeks. Among the key features […]

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Vizio Updates SmartCast Display Platform For Easier Use

January 10th, 2017 · No Comments · 2160p, 4K Flat Panel, 4K LED LCD, Connected TVs, electronic program guides, LCD Flat Panel, LED LCD Flat Panels, News, search and recommendation, Second Screen, Streaming Services, UHDTV

  Vizio said Tuesday that it has updated its SmartCast app-based smart video display platform with an expanding library of apps that are easier to see and use. The platform, which uses two devices to operate in many models — the TV and a tablet or smartphone — includes a library of popular apps including: […]

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TCL Unveils 4K Ultra HD Roku TVs With HDR10, Dolby Vision

January 4th, 2017 · No Comments · 2160p, 4K Flat Panel, 4K LED LCD, Connected TVs, Digital Media Receivers, electronic program guides, Full HD 1080p, HDMI, HDR, LCD Flat Panel, LED LCD Flat Panels, News, search and recommendation, Second Screen, Streaming Services, Surround Sound, UHDTV

                               A TCL P1-Series 4K Ultra HDTV with HDR10 and Dolby Vision support. TCL introduced at CES 2017 an expanded lineup of TCL Roku TVs including 25 models across three series, including the company’s first 4K Ultra HDTV models supporting Dolby Vision high dynamic range (HDR). The three 2017 TCL Roku TV series include the […]

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LG 4K Super UHD TVs To Include Nano Cell Tech

January 2nd, 2017 · No Comments · 2160p, Connected TVs, electronic program guides, HDR, LCD Flat Panel, LED LCD Flat Panels, LG Electronics, News, screen mirroring, search and recommendation, Streaming Services, UHDTV

  Among a host of new televisions slated for introduction at CES 2017 this week will be new LG Super UHD TVs using LED LCD “Nano Cell” technology, the company said Monday. The 2017 Super UHD models will encompass the SJ9500, SJ8500 and SJ8000 model series, and all will deliver 4K Ultra HD (3840 x […]

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Antenna Maker Mohu Launches Cord-Cutting Assistance App

December 20th, 2016 · No Comments · Cable TV, Connected TVs, Digital Media Receivers, Full HD 1080p, LCD Flat Panel, News, Satellite TV, Satellite UHD 4K TV, search and recommendation, Second Screen, Sling Box, Streaming Services

                                     Mohu’s Leaf Antenna Will Be A Recommended Tool On New App Television antenna manufacturer Mohu launched Tuesday a new app for prospective cord cutters called Untangle.TV. Untangle.TV is a free app built to simplify the cord cutting […]

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