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Weekly Tech Wrap-Up: 4k, Cyber Monday, Chromecast, & more


Roku adds Watch ABC and Watch ABC Family
Watch ABC and Watch ABC Family have been added to the Roku lineup, two channels that were long overdue on the platform. Through the app channels subscribers can watch 24-hour live streams of each network, as well as exclusive programming and current TV episodes the day after premiering. And, while the live stream of Watch ABC is limited to certain markets, Watch ABC Family is available to live stream nationwide. Read more

Amazon’s Cyber Monday Electronics Deals
Cyber Monday sets off tonight at midnight, and Amazon is leading the charge with a list of deals on electronic deals (as well as other product categories). But Cyber Monday (at least on Amazon) has turned into Cyber Monday Deals Week, so it’s hard to anticipate specific deals for Monday alone. In effect, you just have to stay tuned to see what specials pop up. Read more

Sony making PS2 games playable on PS4
Ever thought about playing one of your favorite PS2 games on PS4? It might become a reality soon. While Sony has been tight-lipped about what PS2 games might be playable on PS4, and when, the company told Wired, “We are working on utilizing PS2 emulation technology to bring PS2 games forward to the current generation.” Read more

Here’s How to Stream 4k on Netflix
Thinking about getting an Ultra HD TV to watch Netflix shows in 4k? Here are a few things you should think about: upgrading your Netflix account, HDMI 2.0, getting faster internet, and, a few other helpful bits of information. Read more

Chromecast Ships the Most TV Streaming Devices Worldwide
In Q3 Chromecast was the most popular TV streaming device worldwide, that according to Strategy Analytics who reported the device commanded 35% of the market share, followed by Apple TV with 20%, and both Roku and Amazon Fire TV with 16%. Read more

Amazon Unlimited Cloud Storage 1-Year Only $5
Regularly priced at $60 per year, Amazon is selling unlimited cloud storage for just $5. The plan includes storage for photos, documents, and other files, as well as free apps for mobile devices and desktop computers to access your content. Find out more

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