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HD Report | March 30, 2017

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Posts By Sam Donaldson

Comcast Will Launch Xfinity Instant TV Skinny Bundle Service

March 28, 2017 |

Following Sling TV, DirecTV, Dish and others who have launched internet-delivered, slimmed-down TV bundles, Comcast Corp will offer their own skinny service called Xfinity Instant TV. The company told Reuters the service will be priced as low as $15 a month ($5 cheaper than Sling TV’s … Read More

‘Resident Evil: The Final Chapter’ 4K, 3D & Blu-ray Release Dates Revealed

March 21, 2017 |

Resident Evil has become the longest running film series based on a video game, with ‘The Final Chapter’ currently in theaters worldwide. The sixth franchise film has been announced for Blu-ray including 4k Ultra HD and 3D Blu-ray editions to … Read More

NHL App for Android/Chromecast adds 60 Frames-Per-Second

March 21, 2017 |

If you use the NHL app for Chromecast and Android devices you might consider updating because it now streams at 60 frames-per-second. The improved frame rate adds a new level of detail to the fast-moving game for NHL.TV subscribers, but … Read More

YouTube Live Mobile Streaming Expanding to More Users

March 16, 2017 |

Today, YouTube users are reporting the ability to live stream from mobile devices even if they have less than 10k subscribers. The live stream feature has been available to all desktop users, but the mobile option was previously restricted to larger channels.

The … Read More

Google Improves YouTube App for Apple iOS Devices

March 16, 2017 |

Google has updated the YouTube app for iOS with several fixes and improvements on iPad and iPhone. One of the most useful updates is the addition of Search to History in your private Library. You need to be logged in to make … Read More

‘Doctor Who’ Series 10 Trailer Released by BBC

March 14, 2017 |

“To the TARDIS!”

The BBC has released the official trailer for Series 10 of Doctor Who and uploaded it to YouTube. The one-minute trailer has received over 250k views so far with over 2k comments anticipating the premiere episode … Read More

Sony’s Sci-Fi Romance ‘Passengers’ Released to 4k & 3D Blu-ray

March 14, 2017 |

Sony Pictures Home Entertainment has released the epic sci-fi romance Passengers to several disc formats today including Blu-ray, Ultra HD Blu-ray, Blu-ray 3D, and DVD. It’s the only 4k Blu-ray release today that we’re aware of, and bargain-priced for what you get … Read More

Pioneer’s 4k Ultra HD PC Drive List Price & Details

March 10, 2017 |

Pioneer has revealed info and pricing on their new internal 4k Ultra HD Blu-ray drive. The BDR-211UBK carries a suggested retail price of $129 and comes bundled with the required Cyberlink software.

The BD/DVD/CD writer supports playback of Ultra HD … Read More

Leaked CIA Docs Include Samsung Smart TV Hack

March 8, 2017 |

It’s like something out of George Orwell’s “1984.” New purportedly leaked C.I.A. documents obtained by WikiLeaks reveal thousands of pages of software that can be used for surveillance, cyber warfare, anti-virus, and more. The leak may be the largest yet, … Read More

‘Alien: Covenant’ Official Trailer Released by 20th Century Fox

March 1, 2017 |

20th Century Fox has released the first official trailer for Alien: Covenant opening to theaters on May 19, 2017.

The trailer comes a week after FOX released a 5-minute prologue scene with the crew of the colonization spaceship Covenant, and a couple … Read More

DirecTV Free Preview includes Cinemax, HBO, Showtime & Starz

February 16, 2017 |

Get your DVR cleared out! DirecTV is having a free preview of premium channels this weekend including Cinemax, HBO, Showtime, and Starz. The preview runs from Friday, Feb. 17 through Monday, Feb. 20,

During the weekend preview viewers can catch original programming such … Read More

PBS Kids App Now Live Streams Local 24/7 Channel

February 15, 2017 |

The PBS Kids app for Android and Apple iOS devices has been updated with access to the PBS KIDS 24/7 live channel. And, the channel can be watched for free with no user registration or authentication required.

Kids using tablets and smartphones can … Read More

Verizon Customers Can Now Get Unlimited Data

February 13, 2017 |

Verizon is the last of the major wireless operators to offer unlimited data, launching an $80 per month plan today for those who select automatic payments and paperless billing. Customers who want additional lines can add up to four more numbers at … Read More

Vietnam War Drama TV Series ‘The Suck’ to Premiere on Discovery

February 9, 2017 |

Lionsgate and Discovery have announced a new ten episode dramatic television series based on a memoir by former combat veteran and Greenpeace executive Stephen McAllister. Titled “The Suck,” the new series is headed by Ed Zwick and Marshall Herskovitz to … Read More

Netflix Reveals Over 1,000 Hours of Content For 2017

February 8, 2017 |

Today, Netflix revealed a long list of new original content for 2017 that will exceed 1,000 hours, adding to the already expansive streaming library of movies, series, and other genres.

Among the new original content coming this year is Orange Is … Read More

Sequel to World War Z & Friday the 13th Remake Yanked From Schedule

February 7, 2017 |

Last night, the horror films “World War Z 2” and the remake of “Friday the 13th” were pulled from Paramount Pictures’ release schedule.

“World War Z 2” was slated for a June 9, 2017 release date (although with no director or production … Read More

Fox’s ‘Jackie’ Set To Release To Digital HD

February 3, 2017 |

Fox Searchlight has announced the historical drama Jackie starring Natalie Portman will be released to Digital HD on February 21, 2017. The film has been nominated for three Oscars including “Best Performance by a Lead Actress (Natalie Portman), Best Achievement … Read More

The Newest 4k UHD Titles on Vudu

February 2, 2017 |

Vudu is one of the few places you can purchase or rent 4k UHD titles, and although the list of compatible devices has been somewhat limited, support has been extended to include the newest streamers from Roku including Premiere, Premiere … Read More

Warner Archive Offering 40% Discount

February 1, 2017 |

Warner Archive is currently offering 40% off their service that streams remastered classic titles, some of them for the first time, commercial free.

With the discount, an annual membership to Warner Archive can be purchased for as low as $4.99 … Read More

CBS Sports App Now Supports Android TV

January 26, 2017 |

CBS Interactive, Inc. has updated the CBS Sports app for Android to support playback on Android TV devices. The app update, Version 8.4.7, has also improved categories so users can easily choose what sports to watch such as NFL, MLB, NBA, NHL, NCAA, and … Read More