Boxee TV: This Media Streamer Is Now a Cloud DVR

Boxee's origins were humble: once a free-to-download media center app for computers and Apple TVs, the software evolved into a full-blown media streaming box for home theaters, and a powerful one at that (if ultimately flawed). But it was still sequestered from the main TV experience. With Boxee TV, we get one step… » 10/16/12 10:00am 10/16/12 10:00am

The New Boxee TV Might Be the Set Top Box We've Been Waiting For: Live…

We've been waiting for a set top box that could shake up the current craptastic boxes we get from our cable companies and/or do more than some of the neutered offerings available and Boxee may have figured it out. Or at least done something different than throw out the same black square puck as everybody else. This… » 10/08/12 11:20pm 10/08/12 11:20pm

Apple TV or Roku: Which Media Streamer Do You Use?

We know News Corp is sinking a whole bunch of money into Roku, thus upping the stakes of the streaming media box war that's brewing amongst companies such as Apple, Boxee, Western Digital, Microsoft and Sony. While all the boxes are similar, each has its own strengths and weaknesses, . Which one do you use? Which one… » 7/27/12 3:30pm 7/27/12 3:30pm

Cloudee: Boxee Wants To Be the Instagram of Video

Given its start as a little open source project, Boxee has done very well for itself as a hub for streaming video. Now they want to give users a place to create and share their own video, like Instagram does for photos. But can Cloudee topple Viddy and SocialCam, the early entrants in the video sharing space? » 6/04/12 11:17am 6/04/12 11:17am

Vudu HD Streaming Is Live on Boxee Boxes

A new update just brought Vudu's collection of HD streaming movies—some 4000 of them in all—to Boxee Boxes. More movies! Never a bad thing. These ones arrive in 1080p with Dolby Digital surround sound, and they'll cost Boxee owners $6 a pop for two night rentals (or $2 for regular old SD movies). The Boxee team says… » 1/19/11 4:19pm 1/19/11 4:19pm

Boxee Box: Now With Less Bugs Thanks to Firmware Update Magic!

As Jason noted in his review, the Boxee Box was a really good local media streamer, but the software was also pretty damn buggy. Well hopefully that will change for the better now that Boxee has issued their first firmware update. Not only does it offer 30 bug fixes, it adds improvements to navigational and sorting… » 12/13/10 7:56pm 12/13/10 7:56pm