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YouTube may offer sign-ups for premium subscriptions like Showtime

YouTube may take a cue from Amazon and Apple in letting you put all your streaming services in one place. The Information sources say YouTube has spent the past several months talking to "several"

Comcast sues Maine over a law requiring a-la-carte cable offerings

Cord cutting may seem like the new norm, but plenty of people still pay for cable TV. That doesn't mean they're happy with it though. This summer, in response to complaints that customers had to

AirTV Mini delivers streaming and local TV in a dongle

A couple years ago Dish revealed AirTV, an Android TV-powered set-top box. The company has been relatively quiet since then, but today, it launched the AirTV Mini. The new device is a 4K

Samsung brings Apple TV app to compatible Smart TVs

Samsung has started rolling out the new Apple TV app on compatible Smart TVs. The app gives users access to all their iTunes content as well as Apple’s upcoming TV+ subscription service. You’ll need

Apple's redesigned TV app arrives today

If you've been patiently waiting for Apple's redesigned TV app, which was revealed back in March, today is your lucky day. The company is now rolling out the updated application to iPhone, iPad, Apple

Apple rolls out iOS 12.3 beta 6 for developers and the public [Updated]

Apple today rolled out its sixth iOS 12.3 beta for registered developers. It comes just days after testers got their hands on a fifth release. It’s unlikely we’ll see any significant changes in this
Google is making it easier to add streaming video services to Android TV

Google is making it easier to add streaming video services to Android TV

With competition heating up between smart TV platforms from Amazon, Roku, and Apple, Google is helping Android TV users get more from the platform. It's going to reduce the number of steps needed to

iOS 12.3 inches closer to launch with new beta

The fifth beta for iOS 12.3 was released to developers this morning, arriving just one week after iOS 12.4 beta 4 came out. Apple seeded watchOS 5.2.1 beta 5, tvOS 12.3 beta 5 and macOS 10.14.5 beta 5
iOS and tvOS 12.3 betas add new Apple TV app with free trial Channels (updated)

iOS and tvOS 12.3 betas add new Apple TV app with free trial Channels (updated)

Interested in actually trying one of Apple's new subscription video offerings? You're in luck: New iOS and tvOS betas include the new TV app and Channels.
How Narendra Modi has almost killed the Indian media
Scan for Competing Wifi Networks With This Free Android App

Scan for Competing Wifi Networks With This Free Android App

Android / iOS: A Lifehacker reader alerted me about the existence of Ubiquiti’s WiFiman app in a recent Tech 911 post—thanks, Rick!—and I wholeheartedly recommend it if you’re an Android user. The app
Apple TV debuts Zero Sign-On support for Charter, without Spectrum app

Apple TV debuts Zero Sign-On support for Charter, without Spectrum app

A long-awaited feature that simplifies Apple TV authentication of cable channels has arrived for its first provider, but with a caveat.
WhatsApp is now betting on Indian primetime television to fight fake news

WhatsApp is now betting on Indian primetime television to fight fake news

Ahead of India’s next general election, WhatsApp is taking to primetime airwaves to curb misinformation on its platform. Yesterday (Dec. 03), the world’s largest messaging…
Sling TV gets more expensive, adds à la carte channels and free content

Sling TV gets more expensive, adds à la carte channels and free content

Sling TV announced a number of changes yesterday. Strangely, it seems people who don't subscribe to the service stand to benefit the most. While the price of a basic package has gone up by five bucks
Roku is showing an FBI anti-piracy warning for YouTube and some other channels

Roku is showing an FBI anti-piracy warning for YouTube and some other channels

Update 1: 2018/05/16 9:59am PDT According to the status update page for the issue, it has been resolved. Affected individuals will need to check for a software update to fix the problem, and you

YouTube TV adds more channels and markets but gets a price bump

Google announced today that its YouTube TV service is expanding to more cities, as well as adding a list of new channels to its lineup. The new crop includes TNT, Adult Swim, TBS, CNN, Cartoon
YouTube TV to add new channels and markets along with a price increase

YouTube TV to add new channels and markets along with a price increase

YouTube TV is a great service for those looking to stop paying for cable, but its selection of channels is still pretty light. It also may not be available in your market as Google is gradually
Planning your startup’s acquisition just got easier with Slack’s private shared channels

Planning your startup’s acquisition just got easier with Slack’s private shared channels

A few months ago Slack launched a beta feature called Shared Channels, which let two organizations share a common channel. So for example a startup could have a channel that it shared with its PR firm
Sky’s restructured TV pricing is simpler and more flexible

Sky’s restructured TV pricing is simpler and more flexible

As UK consumers have become more confident with streaming services and accessing content via a low monthly subscription, UK broadcasters have been forced to take notice. These days, the
LiDAR strips landscapes down to their bare glory

LiDAR strips landscapes down to their bare glory

LiDAR is having a moment right now helping self-driving cars and robots not hit things, but don't forget about what else it can do. In a study called The Bare Earth, scientists from the Washington