When Arris announced last week that it would start making set-top boxes for cable providers running Android TV, one reader brought our attention to the fact that this wasn't a rare occurrence. We already knew about Airtel and Dish, but there are many more cable boxes running Android TV around the world that we didn't know about but luckily, there's one site that lists them all.
So Apple announced a new version of its Apple TV this week. Apple TV 4K. If the name does not give it away, then to sum up this new box – it is the same Apple TV as before but now with 4K (and HDR) support. Which is fairly revealing in itself. As there are
If you are in the market for a tech bargain, then it looks like Tomtop has you covered. As the online retailer has now dropped the price on a number of products, ranging from smartphones to a barcode scanning ring. Some of these price drops are part of limited time flash sales, while others can
ARRIS has unveiled a range of Android TV-powered set-tops for cable operators, telcos, and satellite operators, offering things like modular architecture so they can be adjusted to fit the specific needs of each operator. While ARRIS doesn’t mention any partners, set-top boxes built for operators and with Android TV inside could mean that cable companies
You may have forgotten about it but Motorola’s set-top box division was sold off by Google to Arris. Now, Arris is coming out again with a new product that will prove itself in the set-top box arena. The Arris UHD HDR set-tops with Android TV will be officially unveiled at the IBC 2017 event this
Android might be big in the smartphone, and maybe even smartwatch, market, but it has not exactly taken other markets by storm. Despite an almost perfect fit, Android TV is still in a niche that’s growing smaller and smaller. The tides, however, might be changing and Android TV might soon be in every house. Or at least every house with … Continue reading
You may not have heard of Arris International, but it's one of the world's largest set-top box manufacturers. Cable/satellite/TV operators will contract Arris to manufacture their proprietary set-top boxes, which the operators then sell to their customers. Today, Arris announced that it would begin offering new Android TV-based solutions to operators.
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[Update: More info, and a fix inbound] Mystery: Some Nexus Players on Android 8.0 Oreo are uploading hundreds of gigabytes of data and crashing your network
The director of Android TV at Google reached out to us with some more information about this particular issue. They discovered the bug late in the release cycle, and
Here is something you don’t see often. An Android TV-powered TV which comes with a whopping 100-inch screen. Unfortunately, if you are liking the idea of this TV in your home, then there are next-to-no details on when, or even if, this one will become available. In fact, there is a pretty good chance this
Plex’s Live TV service, a service offering cord cutters a way to watch and record live television via an antenna, is now available to use via the web as well as on Amazon Fire TV. From the desktop, only the Live TV service itself is available, but on Fire TV, you can use both the streaming TV service and the newer DVR feature. Plex Live TV was previously available on Android TV, Apple… Read More
Plex Live TV and DVR are now available on Amazon Fire TV.In other words, you now have another way to stream over-the-air shows. Previously, Plex Live TV and DVR was only accessible on Android, iPhone, Android TV, and Apple TV devices. Plex, which was...