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Audiobooks.com offers unlimited streaming in web app – it’s like Netflix for audio books

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The all-you-can-eat subscription model has revolutionized the entertainment industry. Whether Netflix for movies or Spotify for music, the practice of users paying one monthly fee and gaining access to an…

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Comcast launches Netflix competitor this week, Android support coming later this year

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Cable, phone, and Internet service provider Comcast is set to take on Netflix with a new on-demand movie and television streaming service known as Streampix. Available in addition to its XfinityTV streaming…

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Clik seeks to link smartphones and smart TV’s in an instant

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Connectivity was the major trend that emerged from CES 2012, with practically every major company on the showroom floor exhibiting two products that work together. Tablets and TV’s, desktops and spea…

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Rhapsody launches Android tablet app for music streaming service

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Rhapsody streams your favorite music to your Android phone, Google TV, and even your Sonos player. Today, the company added Android tablets to the list thanks to a new tablet view designed specifically with 7 t…

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WatchESPN adds full-screen streaming on tablets, support for Ice Cream Sandwich

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ESPN has finally updated its flagship live streaming app in order to be compatible with more devices; WatchESPN should now support phones running Android 4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich) and improved the playback e…

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Vlingo bringing voice command system to make TV’s smarter

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Voice command and recognition app Vlingo is moving from mobile to television with the newly-announced Vlingo Virtual Assistant for Smarter TV. The new tool for TV manufacturers, set-top box makers, and serv…

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Vizio announces a Google TV-powered Blu Ray and Stream Player

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Vizio has a four step plan for Google TV. Steps 1 and 2 are introduce the two new Google TV products announced at CES: the Vizio VBR430, a 3D Blu-ray player with some Google TV integration; and the Vizio VAP430 Stre…

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Sony Entertainment Network expanding to one-stop media service to Android, web, and PS3

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Sony Entertainment Network aims to be the central service for your entertainment needs. Many services, one login. It’s the same model that has helped Amazon create an ecosystem of books, movies, and mu…

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Netflix comes to United Kingdom and Ireland, Android app included

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Netflix is hoping to bounce back from a rough 2011 and regain some of the momentum the company had when it expanded into Canada and Latin America. You know, before a series of bad decisions and events caused the co…

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TiVo Android app launches for phones and 7-inch tablets

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TiVo – the company that freed you from absolutely having to be on the couch when your favorite TV program was on and you didn’t want to miss it, but you still didn’t want to use a VCR to record …

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TuneIn Radio adds Car Mode with voice search

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TuneIn Radio has added a new feature designed to keep your hands off your phone and on the wheel when driving. The latest update enables a Car Mode that delivers hands-free controls for playing music and switchi…

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Android App Reviews

Redux TV delivers curated, leanback viewing experience for Google TV [App Reviews]

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Google TV is not a cord cutters one stop solution because resistance from networks and online video providers makes it so. However, the recent addition of Android apps has unlocked more video options other tha…

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Able Remote is a must-try app for every Google TV owner – voice command and shortcuts on a phone [App Reviews]

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The long-delayed update to Google TV was frustrating particularly because it kept users from accessing Android apps on their television. Able Remote, a combination Android app and Google TV app that work in c…

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Time Warner launches apps for account management, TV remote & programming

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Days after Thanksgiving, Time Warner Cable debuted an Android app for Honeycomb tablets. As Charles noted in his post on TWC TV, the app made it possible to do many things, all of which are now available to Androi…

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i.TV is a slick companion app for television and Netflix lovers [App Reviews]

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Television is one of the most popular sources of entertainment, so it makes sense that people would seek a way to incorporate that into their beloved Android phones. Television fans have a wealth of choices tha…

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