Microsoft's Wireless Display Adapter Makes Your TV a Second Screen

Everyone knows of Google's successful Chromecast dongle, and the amount of imitators and competitors for USB-powered streaming supremacy are steadily climbing. Roku revealed its own Streaming Stick earlier this year and now Microsoft will be releasing its Wireless Display Adapter in late October. » 9/23/14 2:37pm 9/23/14 2:37pm

Lumia 730 and 830 Hands-On: Windows Phone on a Budget

The flagship Nokia 930, known as the Icon in the U.S., ticks off a lot of must-haves in a smartphone: great camera, great screen, great performance. But the $600 off-contract price might be somewhat atmospheric for some of us. That's where the Lumia 830 comes in. » 9/04/14 4:45am 9/04/14 4:45am

Your Phone Will Soon Spew 4K Video From Its USB Port

The Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL) standard, beloved of Roku and Android phone manufacturers, is about to get exciting: an update coming in September will allow phones to spit out 4K video from their USB ports. » 8/21/13 5:14am 8/21/13 5:14am

How to Get Movies, Music, and More From Your Mobile Device to Your TV

There's not much your phone or tablet can't do these days, beyond maybe displaying their troves of mobile content on a screen larger than 10 inches. But that's what televisions are for. And, with one of these five methods, you'll be able to seamlessly throw music and movies from your little screen to your big screen. » 7/27/13 12:00pm 7/27/13 12:00pm

LG's Ultra HD Streaming Blasts 4K Video From Phone to TV

LG has been showing off the first example of wireless Ultra HD steaming at MWC: It can take video from a phone, playing at 1080p, upscale it on the fly, and show it off at 4K on a TV. » 2/25/13 6:53am 2/25/13 6:53am

What Is Miracast?

Everyone really likes AirPlay, Apple's Wi-Fi streaming standard that lets you send movies and music from, say, your iPhone to your speakers or Apple TV. Now there's a new standard out to do pretty much the same thing for everyone else. But how is it different from previous attempts? » 9/19/12 1:00pm 9/19/12 1:00pm