Comcast Xfinity UHD app brings 4k to Samsung TVs

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Comcast has launched a new app to deliver 4k Ultra HD content to Xfinity TV customers with compatible Samsung 4k TVs. Named “Xfinity in UHD,” the new app can be downloaded from the Xfinity SMART Hub,…

LG to reveal webOS 2.0 updated Smart TV platform CES 2015

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At CES 2015, LG plans to reveal a new updated “webOS 2.0″ Smart TV platform, part of which has been designed to accommodate 4k streaming to Ultra HD TVs from video service providers such as Amazon…

Popcornflix free movie app now on Xbox One

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The free video app Popcornflix is now available for Xbox One consoles at Xbox Live. The video service offers ad-supported viewing of movies and TV shows from a variety of genres, as well as ad-free viewing starting…

Comcast in-home live streaming added to several Northeast markets

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Comcast customers with Xfinity X1 DVR cloud technology in several new Northeastern markets can now access live TV programming on multiple devices throughout the home including tablets, smartphones and PCs. The new service areas include Connecticut, Western Massachusetts,…

Netflix app launches for Dish Hopper DVR

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Netflix and Dish announced a new app that’s integrated into the Dish Hopper Whole-Home DVR, making Dish the first major television service provider (and the first satellite TV provider) to offer access to Netflix through their…

Dumb and Dumber To Blu-ray & Digital Release Dates Announced

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Strike while the iron is hot, they say. Dumb and Dumber To may not have received the highest ratings from critics, but Universal Pictures can certainly capitalize on some of the lingering media hype about the…

New Blu-ray & Digital HD releases, Tuesday, Dec. 16

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20th Century Fox’s The Maze Runner is now available in several home media formats including a 2-Disc combo with Blu-ray, DVD and Digital HD copies of the movie. The film is based on the novel of…

Netflix Social Recommendations launches for Android devices

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An update to the Netflix app for Android devices now includes the Social Recommendations feature that allows users to easily share and recommend shows and movies. The update also watch, get more info, or thank your friend…

HBO Go app launches for Amazon’s Fire TV media player

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One of the most coveted apps for smartphones, tablets and streaming media players is undoubtedly HBO Go. Today, Amazon announced the app is now available for the Fire TV streaming media player, giving subscribers access to over 1,700…

Dexster eight-season marathon starts on NUVO December 25th

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If you’re a Dexster fan or someone who caught a few episodes from time-to-time and want to see more, NUVO tv will air a full season of the show every day starting on December 25th (Christmas…

Comcast reveals top On Demand shows watched on Xfinity TV

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Comcast has revealed the top On Demand television shows watched on Xfinity TV from November 30th through December 6th, 2014. At the top of the list is the AMC television series The Walking Dead, followed by FX’s American…

SyFy to premiere mini-series ‘Ascension’ over three nights

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SyFy will premiere the science fiction mini-series Ascension starting Monday, December 15, at 9 p.m. Eastern Time. The series will take place over three consecutive nights, for a total run time of approximately six hours. On…

New James Bond film screenplay hacked

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In what has been one of the worst corporate hacking attacks ever, Sony has acknowledged that an early version of the newest James Bond film Spectre was part of the leaked data. EON productions said on…

Jeremy Renner in ‘Kill The Messenger’ Digital & Blu-ray release dates announced

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Kill The Messenger had a limited theatrical release in the United States last October, but that doesn’t mean you can’t have your own premiere at home. The film will first be available in digital format on January…

Dish, Nexstar deal renews networks in 46 markets

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Late last night, Dish and Nexstar announced an agreement had been made to renew 60 network-affiliated stations in 46 markets across the U.S. The deal comes after Dish was granted a third, but short extension on…

Netflix original ‘Marco Polo’ premieres tonight

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The big-budget Netflix original series Marco Polo is set to premiere tonight at midnight for its highly anticipated debut on December 12th. The show is based on tales of the famous Italian merchant Marco Polo and his…

Warner Bros. releases ‘Mad Max: Fury Road’ Official Theatrical Trailer

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Warner Bros. Pictures has released the official theatrical trailer for Mad Max: Fury Road slated to hit theaters on May 15, 2015. The two-minute/thirty-second video is nothing short of explosive, and if the trailer is any indication…

Lady Gaga & Tony Bennett concert now streaming in 4k on LG TVs

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Starving for some native 4k content on your new Ultra HD TV? The Lady Gaga and Tony Bennett “Cheek to Cheek LIVE!” concert is now streaming in 4k on LG Ultra HD TVs through Amazon’s Instant Video service. The…

Showtime app launches for Xbox One

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Showtime has become one premium network that’s hard to ignore, with some highly addicting original television series such as Homeland, Penny Dreadful, Shameless, and The Affair. Now Xbox One owners can download the free Showtime Anytime…

Amazon now streaming 4k video

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Today, Amazon announced 4k video is now available to stream at no additional charge for Prime Instant Video subscribers, as well as select film titles from Sony that can purchased in Ultra HD à la carte from…

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