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Sony and Google unveil new Google TV box and double-sided remote, launching this summer

New iPad 3 Front Glass Photos Show Black and White Options, Home Button

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Last week, a photo of what was claimed to be the front glass and digitizer assembly for the iPad 3 appeared on Chinese microblogging site Sina Weibo. While the part appears nearly identical to the version found on the iPad 3, differences in the ribbon cable attached to the component...
New iPad 3 Front Glass Photos Show Black and White Options, Home Button

Apple Planning March Special Event to Introduce Developer Tools for TV?

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Citing "channel checks", Jeffries analyst Peter Misek today reported in a research note that Apple appears to be preparing for a television-related product event next month. While Misek does not believe that Apple's rumored television set will be making an appearance at the event, he does suggest that Apple might...
Apple Planning March Special Event to Introduce Developer Tools for TV?

Intel Confirms It's Making A Streaming TV Box And Online TV Service (INTC)

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As has been widely reported, Intel confirmed today that it is working on a set-top box for TVs that let you stream video content.  Speaking at AllThingsD's Dive Into Media conference, Intel's media boss Erik Huggers said the company is working on a set-top box and an accompanying streaming TV...
Intel Confirms It's Making A Streaming TV Box And Online TV Service (INTC)

Smaller Apple TV box hinted at in FCC filing

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A new FCC filing points to an impending update to the Apple TV that would shrink down the size of the device even more. [Read more]...
Smaller Apple TV box hinted at in FCC filing
Vizio debuts $99 Google TV puck with some bite

Apple: Don't get excited about that new Apple TV box

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The company says its updated Apple TV model, which showed up in regulatory filings this week, is a behind the scenes component change that won't bring new features. [Read more]...
Apple: Don't get excited about that new Apple TV box

Does Amazon Have Its Own Apple TV Plan?

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We know that Amazon will unveil new devices tomorrow, including a replacement for the Kindle Fire it stopped selling last week. What about a gadget that isn’t a tablet or an e-reader? There’s been lots of speculation that Amazon has big Hollywood plans to announce tomorrow, because it’s holding the...
Does Amazon Have Its Own Apple TV Plan?

A Very Short Version of Wikipedia

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The contributors at Wikipedia use a few thousand words to describe Google. The simple edition of Wikipedia too has a page on Google that is slightly shorter but still runs into a few hundred words. Now meet Ten Word Wiki, a Twitter style version of Wikipedia that only describes...
A Very Short Version of Wikipedia
The $99 Vizio Co-Star Google TV Box Is Now Available To Pre-Order
Simple.TV's unique DVR is a cord-cutter's dream (but isn't for everyone)

Where's Amazon Going With Music, Movies and TV Shows? Ask Media Boss Bill Carr.

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It’s no secret that Amazon has very big ambitions when it comes to digital media. But the company doesn’t ever say much about them, save for the occasional Jeff Bezos product rollout. But here’s the guy to ask: Bill Carr, who heads up Amazon’s digital music and digital video...
Where's Amazon Going With Music, Movies and TV Shows? Ask Media Boss Bill Carr.

Lawsuits over ad-skipping TV box

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Satellite broadcaster clashes with US TV networks over a set-top box that strips ads out of recorded programmes...
Lawsuits over ad-skipping TV box

KDDI Remote TV delivers Blu-ray DVR video to PCs and smartphones

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Sure, it's possible to get remote access to home theater devices through raw methods like a Slingbox, but KDDI has a slightly more elegant solution for those living in Japan. Its tiny Remote TV box puts a Blu-ray DVR on the local WiFi network to both schedule recordings while...
KDDI Remote TV delivers Blu-ray DVR video to PCs and smartphones
DirecTV eyeing its own commercial-skipping TV box

Japan's KDDI intros Android 4.0-powered smart TV box

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Japanese telecommunications provider KDDI has shown off a Panasonic-built smart box that connects to users' TVs and enables them to connect to the web. The device isn't a Google TV box, but does have some similarities to those devices. The box will be sold to cable providers in Japan, with...
Japan's KDDI intros Android 4.0-powered smart TV box
TechCrunch Giveaway: 3 Vizio Co-Stars #TechCrunch

Pace in talks to buy TV-box arm of MMI from Google in reverse takeover

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British manufacturer Pace confirms it is in talks to buy set-top box division of Google's Motorola Mobility in $2bn dealThe British manufacturer Pace has confirmed it is in talks to buy the set-top box division of Google's Motorola Mobility (MMI) subsidiary in a reverse takeover that could be worth up...
Pace in talks to buy TV-box arm of MMI from Google in reverse takeover

XBMC now available for Apple TVs with software update 5.2

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Jailbroken Apple TVs with software update 5.2 (iOS 6.1) snagged Bluetooth keyboard compatibility roughly a week ago, and now Cook and Co.'s hockey puck is in store for a heftier perk: support for XBMC. Memphiz, a developer on the entertainment hub project, has managed to tweak XBMC to run...
XBMC now available for Apple TVs with software update 5.2

Samsung HomeSync Android TV box packs 1TB HDD, dual-core CPU

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A mobile-focused show like MWC 2013 seems like an odd place to show off a TV-connected box, but that's how Samsung has chosen to introduce its new HomeSync device. Powered by a 1.7GHz dual-core CPU and running Android Jelly Bean, it's a media hub that the press release claims...
Samsung HomeSync Android TV box packs 1TB HDD, dual-core CPU

Apple Is Going To Reveal New Apple TV Software In Two Weeks -- REPORT (AAPL)

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Apple will unveil a new operating system for its Apple TV box next week at WWDC, reports BGR. This new OS is supposedly the same one that will run on Apple's highly-anticipated HDTV. It will make use of something called "control out," allowing third-party accessory manufacturers to let the television...
Apple Is Going To Reveal New Apple TV Software In Two Weeks -- REPORT (AAPL)

Sony's Google TV box gets a refresh, NSZ-GS8 adds voice search ready remote

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Sony has just announced a new Google TV set-top box, the NSZ-GS8. Apparently replacing last year's NSZ-GS7 that lead the charge of second generation ARM-powered Google TV hardware, this one appears to be quite similar. As seen in the picture above (check after the break to see the old...
Sony's Google TV box gets a refresh, NSZ-GS8 adds voice search ready remote
Vizio Announces The Co-Star, A $99 Google TV Set-Top Box With OnLive Built In

New Google TV box will feature Android 4.0, AirPlay-like streaming

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Set top box manufacturers Honeywld Technology is showing customized Google TV software based on Android 4.0 that supports AirPlay-like streaming capabilities. [Read more]...
New Google TV box will feature Android 4.0, AirPlay-like streaming

Cord Cutters: Testing the Android-based Cloud TV Box

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The Cloud TV Box uses Android to bring online video to the TV screen. It’s definitely not Google TV, but is it better? Let’s take a look:...
Cord Cutters: Testing the Android-based Cloud TV Box

Movl Wants to Take “Kontrol” of Your TV (With a Little Help From Mark Cuban)

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Movl, maker of TV apps that wirelessly sync content across multiple electronic devices, has nabbed $500,000 from billionaire entrepreneur/investor Mark Cuban, to help fund its growth as it rolls out three new features. The tiny, Atlanta-based company launched in October 2010. Run by CEO Juan Pablo Gnecco and CTO Alan...
Movl Wants to Take “Kontrol” of Your TV (With a Little Help From Mark Cuban)

Wireless audio enhances two new gadgets

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Shaw reviews Roku's Roku 3 Internet streaming TV box and Jabra's Revo wireless headphones....
Wireless audio enhances two new gadgets

Boxee aims to beat Apple and Roku in the TV box game

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Boxee, the company that once made headlines as a major contender in the set-top box wars, is bringing its newly launched Boxee TV device to Walmart, starting tomorrow. This is a big move for Boxee, as it will be granted a prominent spot in Walmart's brick and mortar stores,...
Boxee aims to beat Apple and Roku in the TV box game
Pile ‘Em High: New Apple TV Discounted Abroad While Keeping $99 Pricetag In The US?

Asus Qube Google TV box to debut April 23

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Asus' first foray into the Google TV space, the Qube, is set to debut on April 23, reports GTVSource. The Qube first appeared at CES 2013 and is a relatively diminutive device that offers the full interactive Google TV experience. It ships with a complex remote control that includes a...
Asus Qube Google TV box to debut April 23
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