Kanye’s latest album, The Life of Pablo, released as an exclusive on the music service Tidal. Kanye claimed it would never come to other music services, which made Tidal quite popular for a while. But of course, after the free trials were over, Tidal popularity dropped again. Not that many people were willing to pay ... Read More »
With live streaming apps like Periscope gaining significant popularity, Google feels a bit left out. And rightfully so: The video giant is king of uploaded videos, but has lagged behind in any kind of live streaming. Google was late to the game with games streaming, Read More »
Google Cast, the technology behind the Chromecast we all know and love, has grown into much more than just part of a single streaming device. It’s now a technology used across many devices made by many manufacturers. It’s a great way of streaming content from mobile devices to the big screen, and ... Read More »
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Pandora has announced that it will be purchasing key assets of music streaming service Rdio. As Rdio files for bankruptcy, Pandora will be purchasing parts of the company, as well as offering its employees positions at Pandora, for $75 million in cash. The entire company will not be purchased.
On the plus side, Pandora will ... Read More »
Video streaming is a big deal right now, but every different type of streaming has its own service. For shows, we watch Netflix or Hulu. For user content, we watch YouTube. For gaming, we use Twitch. But Verizon is aiming to create a service that encompasses a lot of those categories with a social twist.
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Twitch is extremely popular these days. It’s a livestreaming site where people can stream themselves playing video games while others watch, chat, and interact with the streamer. It has brought a new level of interacting with popular online video game personalities, and people are taking full advantage of it.
YouTube is still the home of ... Read More »
In an attempt to further differentiate itself from competitors, Spotify is releasing a new feature soon called Discover Weekly that will hopefully introduce you to some new music, relevant to your tastes.
Discover Weekly is essentially a two hour playlist of new music that is built upon your listening habits. Which means that ... Read More »
VLC is king of media players, playing almost any media format you can imagine. I’m an avid user on the PC, but there’s also an Android app to watch videos on your smartphone. And according to the changelog for VLC 3.0, the app will be getting Chromecast support.
Chromecast support was announced quite ... Read More »
NBC is giving Android users another way to watch the Super Bowl this year, cable subscription or not. On February 1, the day of the Super Bowl, NBC will be hosting Super Stream Sunday with 11 hours of Super Bowl coverage — including the game itself — through the tablet version of the Read More »
Those who fall into the consumer category of cord cutters surely aren’t lacking in movies and shows to watch or music to listen to. But despite dozens of various streaming services coming and going over the last several years, there has still been only one way to watch live TV. Until now.
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