set-top box

  • GameFly game streaming service launched for Amazon Fire TV

    With a good number of great TV-centered devices launched recently, it looks like everybody will have to fight for their spot and market share on that niche. Amazon’s Fire TV has not been particularly a hit to begin with, and as

    June 3, 2015 • Views: 1095

  • Roku mobile update: feed and voice search

    If you have a Roku set-top box at home for your multi-media needs, then you definitely need to have the mobile app in order to still have control over your content and device. A new update to the app brings more goodies to the

    May 8, 2015 • Views: 1127

  • Razer Forge TV console went up for pre-order, pulled back out

    The Razer Forge TV – the same one we fell in love with at CES 2015 – actually went up for pre-order on Amazon yesterday, but was quickly pulled back out for reasons still unknown. If you’re thinking the Razer Forge TV is

    April 7, 2015 • Views: 1389

  • Android 5.1 also pushing to Nexus Player, reboot option available

    The latest and greatest version of Android Lollipop at this point is Android 5.1, and it is steadily pushing out to all the Nexus devices – which is a great advantage of being Google’s premier line of devices, as you are

    March 23, 2015 • Views: 2331

  • Xiaomi unveils Mi Box Mini and Mi Headphones

    Xiaomi has rolled out a couple slick new devices for fans of streaming content and audio. The first of the new devices is the Mi Box Mini and it is the smallest set-top box we have seen in a long time. The device is so small that

    January 15, 2015 • Views: 952

  • The Minix Neo Z64 is a pint-sized Android PC

    Minix is a small Hong Kong-based outfit that specializes in small set-top boxes that allow you to run Android apps on your TV. With this new product dubbed the Neo Z64, they are now offering basically a fanless desktop PC box

    September 2, 2014 • Views: 1103

  • VidOn Box runs a custom version of Android XBMC

    A new Android XBMC powered set top box is up for pre-order called the VidOn Box. One of the big features of this set top box is that it has a low price with pre-orders underway for $49 right now. The device can run Android apps

    August 22, 2014 • Views: 786

  • OUYA teams up with Xiaomi to conquer Asia

    What should you do if you want to make it big in the Android market in Asia, particularly in China? Why partner with the top Android OEM of course! That is what OUYA seems to be doing by striking a deal with Xiaomi to bring its

    August 22, 2014 • Views: 893

  • Freakbox is a set-top box that runs on Android 4.4

    As long as the proliferation of media on the intarwebs continues, many companies will think that a standalone set-top digital media player is a viable market. The Freakbox continues in the tradition of Popcorn Hour and Roku, a

    August 15, 2014 • Views: 561

  • Rikomagic ready to ship 2nd version of MK902 TV box

    Rikomagic is nearing the ship date for its MK902 II, which is an Android-powered TV box/mini-PC. Some people call it a TV box – because you connect it basically to your TV and then get to do stuff – and some call it a

    August 4, 2014 • Views: 978