Amazon's Fire TV Doesn't Have HBO Go

Amazon debuted its $100 streaming TV box today. It's impressive! It's affordable! And it has a whole bunch of apps. It just doesn't have HBO Go, which is probably the one app that so, so many folks were hoping for. And that could be problematic. » 4/02/14 12:41pm 4/02/14 12:41pm

The Xbox One Will Make Your Cable Box Look Like a Relic

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When the Xbox One made its entrance back in May, showing off its slick, boxy body and collection of Kinect tricks, we were treated to a little taste of how it was not only going to play games, but also take charge of your TV. Since then, we haven't heard to much more, but we sat down with Microsoft to find out more… » 11/08/13 6:00am 11/08/13 6:00am

Intel's Streaming TV Ambitions Are Real, And Huge

Intel has just confirmed what was previously only a rumor; it's entering the set-top box business in a major way. As the Verge reports, we're talking "live television, catch-up television, on-demand, [and] a set of applications." In other words, the golden goose. » 2/12/13 1:20pm 2/12/13 1:20pm

Microsoft Just Bought a Company That'll Help the Xbox Win Your Living…

Microsoft just bought R2 Studios, a company that Apple and Google were both after, to help the Xbox continue its assault on living rooms across the world. R2 Studios, which was founded by Blake Krikorian (the guy who also made the Slingbox), apparently "works on" technology related to distributing and displaying digital… » 1/02/13 7:39pm 1/02/13 7:39pm

Report: Intel's TV Service Won't Be Announced at CES, But More Details…

Bad news for anyone who was excited for Intel to finally reveal its long-rumored set top box and TV service plans at CES next week. According to Janko Roettgers over at Gigaom, knowledgeable sources claim that Intel won't be officially announcing its challenger to the Apple and Google TV at the show, but more… » 1/01/13 2:30pm 1/01/13 2:30pm

Report: The TV Revolution Is Here, and It's Led By... Intel?

Google tried it and failed. Microsoft's spent years putting pieces in place with Xbox, but it hasn't gotten there yet. And if you believe the rumors, Apple's been working on it in secret for years. But the living room revolution we've been waiting for won't be coming from the big three, according to a report from… » 12/31/12 9:15am 12/31/12 9:15am

Slingbox 350 Review: Take a Show on the Road in 1080p

Each new generation of the Slingbox, since 2008, gets a little bit better in terms of features. This time around, the lower-end model, the Slingbox 350, picked up 1080p quality and a slick hardware redesign. It can help you get more out of your monthly cable package—at $179, is it worth it? » 11/16/12 3:40pm 11/16/12 3:40pm

Hulu Plus for Boxee Will Be Announced Later Today

Boxee is definitely getting Hulu Plus—under the condition Boxee removes all links to Hulu's free streaming service. Boxee's CEO is expected to confirm it later today, but until then that's making the new Box look even costlier. [AllThingsD] » 11/11/10 10:19am 11/11/10 10:19am

Pre-Order the Boxee Box Today, Now With Intel Atom Guts

The Boxee Box is really, finally on its way, and you'll be able to pre-order it today for $200. One quick switch-up before they're out the door: the boxes will house Intel Atom processors instead of NVIDIA Tegra 2 chipsets. » 9/13/10 11:07am 9/13/10 11:07am

All Giz Wants: A Google Set Top Box That Doesn't Suck

Google's upcoming set top box has great pedigree: It's Android-based OS, Sony and Intel are building the guts and design and Logitech doing what Logitech does best (input devices). So please, please, please don't screw this up. » 3/18/10 4:40pm 3/18/10 4:40pm