First Look: Roku Streaming Stick

Apr 19, 2014 by

At $50, the new Roku Streaming Stick is hard to resist, but it comes with a fair share of usability annoyances.

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TiVo Roamio Pro: Will it hold our love in an online world?

Apr 10, 2014 by

In part two of our TiVo Roamio Pro review, we look at its streaming capabilities as well as all the other online features and mobile/tablet apps.

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Microsoft Xbox One Stereo Headset Review

Mar 13, 2014 by

Microsoft was the first to release a stereo headset for the Xbox One. We've put it through its paces. Is it the right headset for you?

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TiVo Roamio Pro: Is it your DVR Soul Mate?

Feb 17, 2014 by

Our TiVo friends--who noticed our pining--set us up on a blind date with a Roamio Pro. After a few days together, we give our first thoughts and tell you if the sparks are flying.

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Review: miniStack MAX Completes Our Mac mini HTPC

Jan 5, 2014 by

NewerTech's miniStack MAX adds missing external media and storage capabilities to your Mac mini or any computer and is the perfect companion for a Mac mini-based home theater PC.

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Xbox Music for Android and iOS Hands-On

Sep 16, 2013 by

Microsoft made good on their promise to expand their Xbox Music to other platforms by releasing apps for iOS and Android. We go hands on with the new apps to see how they stack up against the competition.

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First Look: Media Center Cast – A Chromecast Plug-In for Windows...

Aug 23, 2013 by

A new plug-in enables the ability to Chromecast to a Windows Media Center. No extra hardware is required. We go hands-on, and we're excited about the results!

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Leap into the Future?

Jul 31, 2013 by

The Leap Motion Controller finally shipped to many who pre-ordered it. Read on to see how that extra time in the oven played out in terms of a final product with a dedicated application store.

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Verizon’s Viewdini App Update Promises and Disappoints

Apr 6, 2013 by

After discovering Verizon Wireless' relatively unknown Viewdini video portal at CES 2013, we had great hopes for the app's anticipated update. Unfortunately, the quality, organization, and design continue to disappoint.

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CinemaNow Introduces Buggy At Home Disc-to-Digital UltraViolet Service

Dec 30, 2012 by

CinemaNow’s at home disc-to-digital conversion offers some intriguing benefits, but Best Buy's beta UltraViolet service is burdened with problems.

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Nexus Q First Impressions

Aug 13, 2012 by

We go for a hands on with the brand new/recently delayed Nexus Q. Is this "social media streamer" just a pretty device, or is it actually useful?

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Nexus 7 Review

Aug 4, 2012 by

Our Nexus 7 review examines how Google's new tablet stacks up against the competition in this competitive market.

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