The quest for the perfect living room set-top box continues: This week, Roku released its new Roku 3, an evolutionary update to its previous (and excellent) devices. Is this the set-top box you’ve been looking for?
Tag Archives: Hulu
March 9, 2013
March 8, 2013
Rich Greenfield, the BTIG analyst who’s something of a digital media oracle, isn’t exaggerating when he says, “The future of television has begun” (registration required). Click play on the video above for a brief tour of what has him so excited.
March 7, 2013
Deadliest Catch producer Original Productions has launched Raising the Bar (pictured), its first unscripted web series produced through its digital shingle OP Entertainment Network.
March 6, 2013
The Roku streaming box player gets a big update Wednesday with the release of the Roku 3. The $99 box, which replaces the Roku 2, has a faster processor, stronger Wi-Fi and, most important, a new search interface.
March 4, 2013
After they finish classes for the day, many students drop their backpacks, kick off their shoes, sit back and watch episode after episode of their favorite television show for the next several hours on Netflix.
March 3, 2013
This is the fourth run of Hulu’s yearly awards show and was just launched on the 28th of February, as Katherine Rea reports in the Hulu blog post: Make Your Picks: Hulu’s Best in Show Is Underway. After a few tiers of picks, the ultimate winner will be announced on April 4th.
March 3, 2013
Hulu CEO Jason Kilar will be stepping down from the company next month, but there may be some even more radical changes in the service’s future. Bloomberg and the Wall Street Journal are both reporting that Disney and News Corp.
February 25, 2013
A young lady awakens to find that she has lost all her memorie. With only a cell phone and the guidance of a young boy only she can see, she struggles to make sense of her new life.
Vía Hulu – Recently added shows http://rss.hulu.com/~r/HuluRecentlyAddedShows/~3/yhyDgWjo6Xw/amnesia-tv
February 24, 2013
So, you’ve installed the Plex Media Server and you’re streaming all of you’re DVDs, photos, and music to you’re media devices in your house. Awesome, but, are you really taking advantage of everything the Plex Media Server can do?
Plex has tons of Channels of high quality TV shows, movies, photos, podcasts, etc. They can help you get around any weaknesses your cord cutter setup may have. Here are the essentials to get you started.
Broadcast TV Networks
Watch full episodes of the most recent shows on the Big 3 TV networks and PBS. Sure, you can pick these guys up over the antenna and get great HD signal, but If you’re coverage is spotty or you just want to watch these show on your own time, then these channels are the answer.
Cable TV Networks
Even with Hulu and Netflix, there are shows that are hard to find anywhere else but streaming from the network websites. All of these channels will let you watch the latest and greatest TV Shows or catchup on old episodes without having to pull out your laptop.
Discover great music using Pitchfork or find the YouTube videos everybody is talking about with Devour. These channels will get you started with finding great content that you don’t normally find on your TV.
These channels should get you started. There are so many other great channels out there, like us on Facebook so you don’t miss our next Plex article.
Related: Plex Media Server and Backing up your DVD collection.
February 21, 2013
In a fit of roommate bonding and late-night boredom, my new roommate and I decided to check out the Netflix series House of Cards. I hadn't seen advertisements and knew little about the content. The only information I had going in was that it was an unserialized serial -- all parts of the whole available for viewing at the same time.