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More choice in the UK: Sky's NOW TV movie subscription service lands on Roku devices

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NOW TV, the internet TV service powered by Sky that offers customers subscription-based access to Sky Movies, is now available on Roku streaming players. More specifically, NOW TV is available from today on Roku LT and Roku 2 XS boxes, which are both available in the UK for £49.99 and...
More choice in the UK: Sky's NOW TV movie subscription service lands on Roku devices
Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 Launching Tomorrow; Hands-On Impressions Today
How to get a telepresence robot without NASA's budget

Square: We're going to be the "remote control for commerce"

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Square has been a darling of the startup world since launching service in 2010. Now, as the mobile payment company looks ahead to 2013, it thinks it is poised to become a household name and a global brand, bolstered by support from ubiquitous partners such as Starbucks along with millions...
Square: We're going to be the "remote control for commerce"

30 Sunrises Over Seattle: A beautiful look at our city

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This is pretty awesome. The one-man graphics company Digital.Meals created a video of 30 sunrises in Seattle over 30 days, picking iconic locations such as Gas Works and Kerry parks, as well as more ordinary streetscapes. I’ve watched the video a few times now, and I’m reminded each time...
30 Sunrises Over Seattle: A beautiful look at our city

BlackBerry PlayBook 2.0 demoed, Bridge 2.0 gives remote control

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Coming in February RIM has demoed some of the updates coming to PlayBook 2.0, which is scheduled to arrive on your PlayBook in February, at the BlackBerry DevCon Europe event in Amsterdam. Along with headline features like Runtime for Android, which will see the easy porting of Android apps...
BlackBerry PlayBook 2.0 demoed, Bridge 2.0 gives remote control

TiVo adds new ways to consume content with dedicated mobile streaming services, access via multiple TVs

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TiVo announced two new major products which will make it all that much easier and convenient for viewers to keep up with their favourite programming, both at home and while out and about. The two products take TiVo content beyond the existing platform. The first, the TiVo IP set-top box,...
TiVo adds new ways to consume content with dedicated mobile streaming services, access via multiple TVs

Podcast: What you really need to know before buying connected devices

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In my time talking to people about the internet of things, we sometimes get so excited about the possibilities of the technology that we forget about the consumer who has to install it or has their own vision for connected living that they are trying to implement. So this week...
Podcast: What you really need to know before buying connected devices

BuddyTV Guide app adds Hulu Plus integration

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Even when you're watching TV alone, you've always got a friend in BuddyTV Guide -- the personalized listings and remote control app. Now, in addition to content providers Netflix, iTunes and Amazon, it's inviting another player to the viewing party: Hulu Plus. Subscribers to the service will be able...
BuddyTV Guide app adds Hulu Plus integration
My Xbox Live app launches on Android, no Xbox 360 integration offered yet

Scoop: Google TV to take on Apple TV & Roku with pure streaming boxes

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Google TV may be getting ready to take on Roku and Apple TV with a pure streaming approach: Vizio CTO Matt McRae told me during an interview at CES that he expects Google TV devices with a focus on streaming apps to come out later this year. Asked about the...
Scoop: Google TV to take on Apple TV & Roku with pure streaming boxes

ASUS boasts about AiCloud features in new teaser (video)

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Router, Rowter. However you say it, you probably need one, which is why ASUS is temping you toward buying one of its new AiCloud models. The new service is designed to unify your data across devices, letting you share and stream multimedia and documents from PCs to smartphones. You'll...
ASUS boasts about AiCloud features in new teaser (video)

Top 10 Remote Control and Streaming Tools [Lifehacker Top 10]

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Streaming recorded TV to your hotel room. Grabbing files off your home computer from work. Checking on the dog walker. Your computer can do amazing things while you're nowhere near it, and these 10 killer remote access apps help you do them. More »...
Top 10 Remote Control and Streaming Tools [Lifehacker Top 10]
YouTube Android app update adds second screen features to Google TV

A New Apple Magnet Design Points to iPhone, Remote Control

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An exciting new coded magnetic fastening component design from Apple has surfaced in Canada's Industrial Designs Database this morning. The database states that it was publically published on March 22, 2012. The new design is listed under classifications that cover such consumer products as a remote control ......
A New Apple Magnet Design Points to iPhone, Remote Control

Here Are The Best iPhone And iPad Apps You Missed This Week (AAPL)

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We've put together a list of the best iPhone and iPadapps you might've missed this week. We have a new app for news junkies, an app that recommends real-world events for you to attend, and even a game about fighting trolls.Scoople is perfect for news junkies Scoople pulls in news stories from...
Here Are The Best iPhone And iPad Apps You Missed This Week (AAPL)
Roku and 3M's portable 'Streaming Projector' can output a 120-inch projection for $299

Start soaring with the Robocopter GST Special Edition [VB Store]

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Remote-controlled toys have never really gone out of style, and with technological advances it is likely that you’re already carrying around a remote for one in your pocket – your iPhone – so all you need now is the toy to control. That’s where the latest VentureBeat offer comes...
Start soaring with the Robocopter GST Special Edition [VB Store]

Creative D5 Air Airplay speaker hits IFA, readies itself for a late-September release

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There's nothing quite like a behind closed doors briefing at a busy tradeshow like IFA. Creative wasn't quite ready to take its new D5 Air out onto the showroom floor just yet, but the company did let us take a sneak peak at the thing in a small testing...
Creative D5 Air Airplay speaker hits IFA, readies itself for a late-September release
Watchers, carers, and administrators: the smart homes of tomorrow

Walter Cronkite Demonstrates the Home of the Future in 1967

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Take heart. You could be controlling your television from a panel half the size of a pool table. Sometimes, I take the remote control and the hardware and software it controls for granted. Increasingly complex television choices have overtaxed our television user interfaces. We ask too much of the humble...
Walter Cronkite Demonstrates the Home of the Future in 1967

How Low Can Drones Go?

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As we've pointed out in a few stories, drones aren't necessarily something to worry about. Like any technology, they can be used for good and bad purposes, and shouldn't be dismissed out of hand. But determining where exactly the line between acceptable and unacceptable lies is tricky, as the...
How Low Can Drones Go?

ASUS Qube announced at CES: Google TV arrives with on-screen cube interface

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While the FCC may have already punctured ASUS' surprise, at least the company's now made it official. ASUS' first Google TV device is coming and will arrive with 50GB of WebStorage cloud space and access to over 100,000 movies and TV shows through Netflix and Amazon Instant Video. It'll...
ASUS Qube announced at CES: Google TV arrives with on-screen cube interface

What Is Twitter For?

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Twitter has embedded itself into our culture. Newscasters read tweets on the air, celebrities tweet personal photos, and that weirdo from high school uses it as a vehicle to harass you. All these disparate uses on the same platform beg the question: What is Twitter for? From semi-serious to not-so-serious,...
What Is Twitter For?
Roku stick available in Oct. for $99, adds Vudu and new iOS app
Check out this video showing off Google Fiber TV's features
An Arduino-based robot for people who don't know how to build robots
The 11 Best Alternatives To Paying For Cable

Hulu Plus for Android update improves player UI, expands compatibility

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The Hulu Plus app for Android has a new update, and the most noticeable change is that its player UI to closer match the one on its website and in iOS. It also brings features from those platforms like 10 second skip back and a preview thumbnail in the...
Hulu Plus for Android update improves player UI, expands compatibility

Sharp announces second screen support on iOS and Android for its SmartCentral HDTVs

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We're here at Sharp's CES 2013 press conference, that it'll release a SmartCentral second screen and remote control app for its Aquos TVs. The service will offer split-screen TV and web browsing support, and users will be able to "flick" photos and videos from their mobile device to the...
Sharp announces second screen support on iOS and Android for its SmartCentral HDTVs
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