Thought Apple’s standalone HBO Now service was your only way to watch Game of Thrones sans cable? No more—HBO will be available on the Sling TV service by April 12th. It’ll set you back the same $15 a month, but you’ll need Sling TV’s core $20 TV package to qualify. It’s better than nothing! [Sling TV] » 4/01/15 6:29pm Today 6:29pm

Android TV May Support Live TV Someday

Android TV is currently an unfinished operating system for a broken set-top-box. We wouldn't touch it with a ten-foot pole as of now. But it looks like Google's planning to introduce an intriguing new feature: The ability to watch live television. » 12/10/14 3:50pm 12/10/14 3:50pm

Navigate Intel's Future of Television With Swipes of Your Remote

Intel is super cereal about disrupting the broadcast television industry. The company is reportedly hard at work developing an inclusive, on-demand library of the past 30 days worth of programming. But a managing or even browsing a month's worth of shows (all of them, not just what you specifically record) can get out… » 3/19/13 12:01am 3/19/13 12:01am

CBS Shows Will Stream on Hulu Plus Next Year

CBS is home to many shows in which some unsuspecting individual with a special gift helps law enforcement agencies solve crimes once a week. And if you happen to be a fan of these shows, but don't like watching them over broadcast or using the CBS site, there's good news: they'll stream on Hulu Plus next year. » 11/05/12 1:15pm 11/05/12 1:15pm

Intel Wants to Start a Web-Based TV Service?

Just a few weeks ago we heard rumors that Google was plotting a pay TV service set to launch this year, and now a Wall Street journal report surfaced, suggesting that Intel is also planning to launch a web-based TV service on track for 2012. » 3/12/12 5:29pm 3/12/12 5:29pm

Disney Brings 70 TV Episodes to YouTube

Disney and YouTube's content deal is alive, which means that roughly 70 episodes from Disney Channel shows are now available for free viewing on YouTube. Fan favorites like Hannah Montana, That's So Raven and the Suite Life of Zach and Cody are all available in 23-minute long bursts on Disney's YouTube channel. » 3/05/12 7:03pm 3/05/12 7:03pm

Real Online TV Is Finally Here

Hulu has not one, but two original shows ready to stream over the Interwaves in the near future—one of them is even scripted. (The other is reality. Groan.) These aren't just six-packs of five minute webisodes; they're original content aiming to follow in the footsteps of HBO. Giddyup! » 1/16/12 1:56pm 1/16/12 1:56pm

Sony's Google TV Streamer Picks Up Where the Logitech Revue Left Off

Logitech may have balked on their relationship with the Google TV platform, but Sony's new Google TV streamer is hard evidence that the company is fully committed to the Android-based IPTV ecosystem. » 1/09/12 8:00pm 1/09/12 8:00pm

WSJ: Sony Gunning for Cable-TV with IPTV

After Sony CEO Sir Howard Stringe announced last week that the electronics giant was going to build "a different kind of TV set," it's not that big of a surprise that the companies working on something. Okay, it's sort of a surprise. Let's just hope Sony can pull this off. » 11/15/11 9:40pm 11/15/11 9:40pm

Plex Media Center Now Runs on Google TV. Wait, What?

Media center software running on top of media center software seems silly (cue meme), but maybe you really love Plex's UI that much. Or maybe you love the Google TV hardware, but not the software? Either way, you now have options. » 11/03/11 9:15am 11/03/11 9:15am

Google TV 2.0: Android Honeycomb. Apps. Awesome.

When Google TV arrived last year, it possessed promise and potential that was never quite realized. Now Google TV 2.0 is here, armed with apps and a new content discovery system. And the search giant thinks they've got it right this time. » 10/28/11 11:00am 10/28/11 11:00am

YouTube Rumored to Launch Their Professionally-Produced, Original…

The Wall Street Journal expects the next generation of YouTube to begin next week with Channels, a handful of hubs focused around a particular theme that feature hours of original, studio-produced programming. » 10/27/11 8:58am 10/27/11 8:58am

Apple Pippen: the Apple TV Precursor, NOT the Game Console

Yes, Apple TV officially debuted in 2007. And yes, Pippin was the failed Apple/Bandai gaming console from the early '90s. But did you know there was a set-top box Apple was working on in the late '90s named Pippen? » 9/16/11 7:00pm 9/16/11 7:00pm

Rumor: Google Wants Hulu Really, Really Bad

All Things D's Peter Kafka says that Google is willing to offer significantly more than what Amazon, Yahoo or Dish Network would be willing to offer in the bidding war for Hulu. But they also want more than what's being offered. » 9/06/11 7:04pm 9/06/11 7:04pm

MOG Now Available on Boxee

In addition to iOS, Android, Roku, and a variety of TVs, MOG's unlimited music streaming service is now available on Boxee. The app itself is free, but the same $10/month subscription fee applies. [MOG] » 8/30/11 12:58pm 8/30/11 12:58pm

Vizio's Android Tablet Is the First to Offer Hulu Plus

A week after hitting stores, the 8-inch Vizio Tablet has now added an important distinction: it's the first Android tablet to offer Hulu Plus and it's available for download now. [Vizio] » 8/24/11 10:04am 8/24/11 10:04am

Which Hulu Bidder Should You Be Rooting For?

Hulu has been for sale for awhile now, but the WSJ says the initial bids are about to trickle in. Who's interested? Google, Yahoo, Amazon and DirectTV (where's Microsoft?). » 8/22/11 10:43am 8/22/11 10:43am

Will Motorola Give Google TV a Second Life?

Motorola makes set-top boxes for a lot of cable companies. They're one of the leaders, in fact. Google is reeling from the initial failure of Google TV. With Motorola in hand, will Google TV finally succeed? » 8/16/11 9:58am 8/16/11 9:58am

Dear Apple, Can You Just Buy Hulu? Please?

Hulu needs owners who aren't ancient and terrible. Apple needs a streaming video service that isn't ancient and terrible. So based on those unconfirmed reports that Apple is interested in buying Hulu, I have only one demand: DO IT. » 7/22/11 11:11am 7/22/11 11:11am

How to Ditch Netflix and Still Watch (Almost) Everything You Want

You're outraged (OUTRAGED!) that Netflix's price hike has stolen your cheap movie rentals. In fact, you're going to delete your subscription. Forever. Now what? Here's how to replace Netflix in your life, from streaming to shiny plastic discs. » 7/15/11 5:20pm 7/15/11 5:20pm