DirecTV launches Kids App for Apple iOS devices, but with glitches

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DirecTV has launched the DIRECTV Kids App for Apple iOS devices including iPad, iPhone and iPod touch. Based on ratings appropriate for kids aged 5-10, the free app offers a selection of kid-friendly movies and TV…

Amazon Instant Video App Adds HD & Cellular Streaming on iOS

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The latest update to the Amazon Instant Video app for iOS devices issued today allows streaming over mobile data plans, a feature users have long been asking for in the app. At the same time, the update…

ESPN app update includes Apple Watch support

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Among other improvements and bug fixes, the latest ESPN app update for Apple iOS devices includes support for Apple Watch. With the app, Apple Watch owners can now view real-time score notifications and breaking news about…

NHL apps updated for Stanley Cup Playoffs

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Round 1 of the 2015 Stanley Cup Playoffs are underway, and just in time NHL Interactive has rolled out updated NHL apps for both Android and iOS devices. The apps are free to download from Google…

NBA Game Time app update supports Apple Watch

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The NBA Game Time app has been updated for the 2015 playoffs, but the latest rollout for iOS devices also includes support for the just-released Apple Watch. With the app update, Apple Watch owners can check…

BET NOW app goes live on Android & iOS devices

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BET Networks is now streaming live programming through the BET NOW app for both Android and iOS devices. Previously, BET content was only available on demand. Today, with BET’s updated apps, shows can be watched as…

NCAA March Madness Live app updated for Android & iOS devices

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The NCAA March Madness Live app has been updated for this year’s college basketball playoffs. If you’ve got just a minute, it’s worth the time. Besides a refreshed look and feel for both Android and iOS-platform mobile…

Verizon launches five FOX networks available Out-of-Home

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Verizon has launched five FOX networks that are now available out-of-home through the FiOS Mobile app for Android and iOS devices. This means anyone with the app and internet connection can view the channels anywhere, even while…

Vudu App Updated for iPhone & iPad

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The iOS Vudu app for iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad devices has been updated with a fresh design, as well as some bug fixes, new features, and overall improvements. The new layout of TV shows (pictured…

Saturday Night Live app launches for iPhone

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Ever think of a “Saturday Night Live” sketch and want to show a friend right away? NBC Entertainment has launched the SNL app for iPhones that provides access to thousands of sketches from the show’s 40…

CBS News app for iOS now streams live news

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The latest update to the CBS News app for Apple iOS devices now streams CBSN programming with live anchored coverage and original CBS News reporting from the 24/7 channel. The app also gives users access to…

Disney Movies Anywhere service adds Vudu titles [Updated]

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Starting Tuesday, November 18, Disney will provide access to movies purchased through Walmart’s Vudu service from within the Disney Movies Anywhere apps and website. The announcement represents a big step in providing consumers with more universal access…

NBC Nightly News app updated for Android and iOS devices

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The NBC Nightly News app for both Google Android and Apple iOS devices has been updated with a streamlined new interface, access to archived podcasts, and overall performance improvements. The Android app, Version 2.0.1, also fixes a…

NBA Game Time app updated for 2014-2105 season

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NBA Digital has updated the NBA Game Time app for the 2014/2015 season. The update, issued for both Google Android and Apple iOS platform devices, features improved League Pass video quality for this season. In addition, TNT…

Every episode of Simpsons now on FXNow app

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The new FXNow app for iOS and Android devices has been updated with Simpsons World, providing users on-demand access to the entire Simpsons catalog of episodes that spans 25 years. The app is free to download,…

World Series streaming live on MLB.TV At Bat app for iOS

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This year’s Major League Baseball World Series will stream live for the first time via the MLB.com At Bat app for Apple iOS iPhones, iPads, and iPod touch devices. The live game streaming, which has already…

Hulu Plus app redesigned for iPad & iPhone, optimized for iOS8

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Hulu has updated the iOS app for iPad, iPhone and iPod touch devices with a new design, and added optimization for iOS8 and the just-released iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus. According to Hulu the new…

MLB.com At Bat iOS app to live stream postseason games through World Series

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Just in time for the postseason, Major League Baseball has updated the MLB.com At Bat app for iOS devices to live stream select games through the World Series. This is a first for MLB, and another…

DIRECTV App Update for Phones adds Live Streaming from Home Screen

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If you’re a DirecTV customer the latest update to the Android and iOS phone apps is certainly worth your time. While streaming live TV (even away from home) has been a feature of the DirecTV app…

NFL Fantasy Football app updated for Android & iOS devices

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Just in time for the start of the 2014/15 NFL season on September 4, the NFL Fantasy Football app has been updated for both Android and iOS devices. The Android update (Version 1.1.1) was released yesterday…