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Netgear’s NeoTV Pro HD Media Streamer Can Throw Your Laptop Content To Your TV… Wirelessly

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Streaming media players are no joke. In fact, cable has become the joke. Just take a look at this “Shit Silicon Valley Says” video — the first joke is, “are you cancelling cable?” But at the moment, it’s still difficult to do so. You can’t get everything that you could...
Netgear’s NeoTV Pro HD Media Streamer Can Throw Your Laptop Content To Your TV… Wirelessly

In Yogurtistan, creating a currency that’s valuable online and off

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Cemil Turun is, without a doubt, one of the most ambitious entrepreneurs I’ve interviewed so far. He wants to create a currency that works in both the online and offline worlds. Facing my obvious journalistic skepticism, he hurries to add that his company, Yogurt Technologies, is one of the first six...
In Yogurtistan, creating a currency that’s valuable online and off

10 Best Android apps this week

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Field Trip, Zeebox, Awareness HD for Etymotic, Sky Motion, Puss in Boots and moreThe flow of notable new Android apps quietened down a bit on the Google Play store this week, which is why this post has dropped down to a list of 10 rather than 20 - see the note...
10 Best Android apps this week
NFC makes it easy to connect Sony's devices with 'one touch' (video)

C.E.S. 2013: A Curved-Screen TV From LG

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At the International Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, the company unveiled an OLED television with a curved screen intended to account for how humans perceive images....
C.E.S. 2013: A Curved-Screen TV From LG
Seagate's Wireless Plus mobile storage lets you take your whole media collection into the wilderness

Frequency teams up with Chinese TV maker to bring its video app to the masses

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Frequency is set to announce a partnership with Chinese television maker TCL  that could put the video curation startup’s app before millions of new eyeballs. Frequency is revealing on Wednesday morning at CES that its app will be pre-installed on TCL’s newly-announced Ice Screen TV set as the default option to watch...
Frequency teams up with Chinese TV maker to bring its video app to the masses
Just for U: YouTube arrives on Wii U

Shazam: 'TV advertising is going to become our primary revenue stream'

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With tens of millions of weekly active users, British startup wants to make second-screen ads a big deal for broadcastersIt's a long time since Shazam was just that useful app to identify (or "tag") music playing in the real world. In 2013, the company has a burgeoning business based around...
Shazam: 'TV advertising is going to become our primary revenue stream'

yap.TV snags former NBC/Comcast VP Todd Brown to help expand its second screen TV platforms globally

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yap.TV, the startup that lets broadcasters and content owners manage their own second screen experience, is pushing ahead with monetizing its platforms with the announcement that it has named former NBC/Comcast VP Todd Brown as its new Chief Revenue Officer and Executive Vice President of Business Development, starting today. The company says...
yap.TV snags former NBC/Comcast VP Todd Brown to help expand its second screen TV platforms globally

Why Second Screens Beat the Super Bowl

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"If the Super Bowl is such a meaningless game, why are so many people posting updates about how they're not going to watch it?" said one of my Facebook friends, as the game approached halftime. OK, I don't follow football. And I especially don't know anything about the Super Bowl....
Why Second Screens Beat the Super Bowl

Rovi deal gives Facebook data for building out entertainment, video platform

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Facebook today announced a deal with Rovi Corporation to use Rovi Video, a database of information about movies, TV shows and celebrities that can be used to improve search and discovery across its platform. Rovi’s data helps power experiences like on-screen TV guides, iTunes, Flixter, BestBuy.com and many others. Facebook has...
Rovi deal gives Facebook data for building out entertainment, video platform

zeebox second screen TV companion app crosses over to the US, with a boost from Comcast and HBO

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While it seems like every network is rolling out its own personal second screen app for tablets and / or phones, over in the UK zeebox has been trying to corner the experience across channels and providers with its app. Available as an app for iOS and Android and...
zeebox second screen TV companion app crosses over to the US, with a boost from Comcast and HBO

TV sees itself in a 'second screen' primed for popularity

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The “second screen” may move closer to the mainstream when the TV companion app Zeebox launches in the US next week, ahead of wider imminent deployment by BSkyB. But where is the real value in the hot new idea that many in broadcasting are still beginning to explore? “There’s no...
TV sees itself in a 'second screen' primed for popularity

Splitmo Building Apps For The Future Of Dual Screen Viewing, Tackles Slide Shows First

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Chapel Hill, NC-based Splitmo is a brand new company looking to build a business on an emerging trend: dual screen content consumption. The startup debuted its first app today, Air Show, a universal app for iPad and iPhone that gives users greater control over their photo slideshows as broadcast wirelessly...
Splitmo Building Apps For The Future Of Dual Screen Viewing, Tackles Slide Shows First
Ouya review: can an indie console take on Sony and Microsoft?

20 best Android apps this week

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Angry Birds Friends, Bejeweled Blitz, Zeebox, Tech, AVG Memory & Cache Cleaner, Sherpa Beta, Loss of the Night, Punch Quest, Dextr and moreIt's time for our weekly roundup of brand new and notable apps for Android smartphones and tablets.It covers apps and games, with the prices referring to the initial...
20 best Android apps this week

Asus Has A New, Super-Powerful Tablet That Won't Bust Your Wallet (And It's Pretty Good)

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The Transformer Prime from Asus is my favorite Android tablet at the moment. No contest. It's likely Asus knows it has a winner on its hands -- despite reports of poor sales -- which is is why we have a new, budget-friendly version of the Prime. The Transformer Pad is...
Asus Has A New, Super-Powerful Tablet That Won't Bust Your Wallet (And It's Pretty Good)

Dijit taps Watchwith to bring synchronized second-screen experiences to NextGuide TV listings

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Less than a month after Dijit Media announced it was acquiring GoMiso, Inc, the makers of the Miso, SideShows, and Quips social TV products, the company has revealed a new partnership with Watchwith to bring real-time, synced second-screen TV experiences to users of its NextGuide app. Just to recap, Dijit Media...
Dijit taps Watchwith to bring synchronized second-screen experiences to NextGuide TV listings

Come On Nick, You Can Do Better Than That

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Choire Sicha, former editor of Gawker and now co-founder of The Awl, points out that the Gawker offices have a large screen mounted on the wall that shows the top most-read stories on the site in terms of unique visitors, allegedly to motivate writers at the blog network (although it’s...
Come On Nick, You Can Do Better Than That

Today The Living Room, Tomorrow Your World: Why Microsoft's Xbox Is The Key To Windows 8

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Years ago, had you asked consumers to define the Xbox, they might have called it a game console used to play Halo. Not anymore: Microsoft's hot hardware has evolved into an entertainment hub, a device not simply for multiplayer games but for TV, movies, music, and apps. As many...
Today The Living Room, Tomorrow Your World: Why Microsoft's Xbox Is The Key To Windows 8

Twitter active users pass 200 million

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Number of Twitterati has shot up from 140 million in May, but majority of 500 million registered users prefer not to tweetTwitter now has more than 200 million active users around the world, with some 10 million of those in the UK underlining its rapid growth as a social media...
Twitter active users pass 200 million

Social TV app Zeebox lands in U.S. with programmer backing

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The second-screen TV companion seeks to blend TV programming with interactive features, including social networks and targeted advertising. [Read more]...
Social TV app Zeebox lands in U.S. with programmer backing

CES Day Zero wrap-up: 4K TVs foisted on the Las Vegas press corps (video)

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LAS VEGAS--Monday was press conference day at CES 2013, and as you might expect, tech companies introduced a veritable avalanche of new hardware--and among all this new shininess was a slew of big-screen TV announcements. Sony had a prototype of its OLED 4K TV on display, though it isn't yet...
CES Day Zero wrap-up: 4K TVs foisted on the Las Vegas press corps (video)
Nvidia unveils Project Shield, an awesome mobile game console

iPad Accessories: A Quick Guide to Apple’s Official Add-Ons

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The minimum you’ve forked out (or are planning to fork out) for the Apple iPad is $499, so paying out for accessories on top of that might sting a little.To try and help you decide what’s actually worth spending extra money on, we’ve taken a look at the official...
iPad Accessories: A Quick Guide to Apple’s Official Add-Ons

Here's How Apple Could Make A Great TV AND Screw The Cable Companies (AAPL)

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Apple wants to revolutionize TV like it did mobile phones. But like mobile phones before the iPhone was introduced, somebody else's business is standing in the way. In the case of phones, it was the carriers, who wanted to control as much of the user experience as possible so...
Here's How Apple Could Make A Great TV AND Screw The Cable Companies (AAPL)

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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