Entries Tagged as 'Second Screen'

AT&T Gives DirecTV An Interface Lift, Looks To Mend Subscriber Losses

November 7th, 2017 · No Comments · 2160p, Connected TVs, DVR, electronic program guides, HDR, LCD Flat Panel, LED LCD Flat Panels, Live OTT services, News, OLED, OTT services, Satellite TV, Satellite UHD 4K TV, search and recommendation, Second Screen, Skinny TV services, UHDTV

  To curb the cord-cutting phenomenon and reverse recent TV subscriber attrition, AT&T is revamping and elevating its positioning of satellite TV service DirecTV and over-the-top live TV streaming service DirecTV Now. At the same time, the telco giant is giving DirecTV a new look and feel through a re-designed user interface and program guide […]

[Read more →]

Tags:············

Samsung Shows Developers `Intelligence Of Things’ With Bixby 2.0

October 18th, 2017 · No Comments · 2160p, 3D UHDTV, 4K Flat Panel, 4K LED LCD, Augmented Reality, Connected TVs, Home Automation, intelligent assistant, LCD Flat Panel, LED LCD Flat Panels, News, Second Screen, UHDTV, Virtual Reality

DJ Koh, Samsung Mobile Communications Business president Samsung revealed at its Developers Conference in San Francisco Wednesday that it is moving intelligence beyond devices and into an ubiquitous, personal and open ecosystem running its new and improved Bixby 2.0 voice-powered digital assistant technology. The company also said it is unifying its existing Internet of Things […]

[Read more →]

Tags:··········

Canon Unveils Flagship PowerShot Camera With APS-C Sensor

October 16th, 2017 · No Comments · 720p HD, Digital Camera/Camcorder, Digital Cameras, Full HD 1080p, Lenses, News, OLED, Second Screen, Wireless HD

  Canon introduced Monday the new flagship model in its PowerShot G-series premium compact camera series, featuring a 24.3-megapixel APS-C CMOS sensor and the company’s new Dual Pixel CMOS auto-focus (AF) technology. The Canon PowerShot G1 X Mark III, which will hit retail in November at a $1,299 expected street price, features a lightweight and […]

[Read more →]

Tags:······

Review: Roku Streaming Stick+ Delivers Speedy 4K, HDR10 Streaming

October 9th, 2017 · 1 Comment · 2160p, 4K Flat Panel, 4K LED LCD, Amazon, Connected TVs, Digital Media Receivers, Dolby Atmos, electronic program guides, HDMI, HDR, LCD Flat Panel, LED LCD Flat Panels, Live OTT services, News, object-based audio, OTT services, search and recommendation, Second Screen, Skinny TV services, Streaming Services, Surround Sound, UHDTV

  Roku recently announced its 2017 five-model streaming adapter line with its new Roku 8.0 operating system, which brings improved power, speed and enhanced voice control features to the Roku streaming video equation. We were able to get the newly announced Roku Streaming Stick+ ($69.99) with 4K Ultra HD resolution and HDR10 high dynamic range […]

[Read more →]

Tags:·············

Apple Unveils Apple TV 4K Media Adapters

September 12th, 2017 · No Comments · 2160p, 4K Flat Panel, Connected TVs, Digital Cameras, Digital Media Receivers, electronic program guides, Full HD 1080p, HDR, Home Automation, LCD Flat Panel, LED LCD Flat Panels, News, OTT services, search and recommendation, Second Screen, Streaming Services, UHD (4K) Media Players, UHDTV, voice command

As widely expected, Apple used its press conference Tuesday to introduce the new Apple TV 4K in two versions, both supporting 4K 3840x2160p resolution streaming video for the first time as well as both Dolby Vision and HDR10 high dynamic range. A version of the Apple TV 4K with 32GBs of onboard storage will retail […]

[Read more →]

Tags:········

Onkyo, Pioneer Elite, Phorus Add Smart Speakers With Alexa, Play-Fi

September 1st, 2017 · No Comments · Amazon, Audio, Home Automation, News, search and recommendation, Second Screen, Sound Systems, Streaming Services, sub woofer, Surround Sound, Wireless Audio

  Wireless speakers incorporating Alexa far-field voice control and DTS Play-Fi capabilities, will be offered under the Phorus, Onkyo and Pioneer brands this fall. DTS announced the smart speaker additions this week to underscore their use of DTS Play-Fi technology, which delivers advanced multi-room audio linking and synchronized music sharing capability between compatible devices. Among […]

[Read more →]

Tags:···········

Onkyo Introduces Smart Speaker With Google Assistant, Chromecast

September 1st, 2017 · No Comments · 2160p, Amazon, Home Automation, News, search and recommendation, Second Screen, Sound Systems, Streaming Services, sub woofer, Surround Sound, Surround Sound Systems, voice command, Wireless Audio

  Onkyo joined Sony Thursday in introducing a wireless speaker that incorporates Google Assistant interactive voice control technology and Chromecast Built-in app streaming functionality. The Onkyo Smart Speaker G3 (VC-GX30) will ship to retail in October at a $299 suggested retail. It is designed to enable multi-room music streaming with high-fidelity sound using Onkyo’s advanced […]

[Read more →]

Tags:·········

B&O, LG Show Co-Developed BeoVision Eclipse 4K OLED TVs

August 30th, 2017 · 1 Comment · 2160p, 4K Flat Panel, Audio, center channel, Connected TVs, HDR, LG Electronics, News, OLED, OLED, screen mirroring, Second Screen, Sound Bars, Sound Systems, Streaming Services, Surround Sound, Surround Sound Systems, UHD 4K OLED, UHDTV, Wireless Audio

  Bang & Olufsen (B&O) is using the IFA consumer technology show in Berlin, Germany this week to present the firstfruits of its previously announced collaboration on B&O branded 4K Ultra HD OLED TVs. Called BeoVision Eclipse, the OLED TV was developed to combine the OLED panels and video expertise of LG with the advanced […]

[Read more →]

Tags:······