Channel Master STREAM+ is a $99 Android TV DVR

Jan 12, 2018 by

The Channel Master STREAM+ is a brand new over-the-air DVR aimed at cord cutters. It runs Android TV, and it doesn't have a subscription fee. The storage situation is simple but not ideal.

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Entertainment 2.0 #435: CES 2018

Jan 12, 2018 by

Josh and Richard are in Las Vegas for CES 2018, and they've found just enough time to recap all the major entertainment technology news. Laser projectors, OLEDs, DVRs, antennas and more filled the news this week.

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Channel Master’s SMARTenna+ Finds the Best Reception for You

Jan 11, 2018 by

Channel Master is launching a new flat antenna that can automatically adjust itself, without repositioning, to find the best reception for you.

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SiliconDust Plans HDVR All-in-One DVR and Tuner (Update: Connect Duo+)

Jan 10, 2018 by

SiliconDust wants to make their HDHomeRun DVR service even more accessible, so they are announcing the HDHomeRun Connect Duo+, an OTA tuner with built-in DVR capabilities.

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SiliconDust Releasing 4-Tuner HDHomeRun Connect Quatro

Oct 2, 2017 by

SiliconDust, the leading provider of stand-alone TV tuners, is releasing a new four-tuner device in the HDHomeRun Connect Quatro. They've also redesigned, and renamed, their dual-tuner device.

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Cord Cutting 101: Consider A Change Of Heart

Aug 24, 2015 by

Cord cutting, as a term, may not have been the right way for me to think about my entertainment needs. The more apt term seems to be 'cost effective television.' Here let me explain to you why that is.

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Entertainment 2.0 #324: Catastrophic Power Savings

Apr 16, 2015 by

Microsoft brings an OTA tuner to American Xbox Ones while addressing the system’s power consumption. They've released a new phone, and the Star Wars digital release was a rights management mess.

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Microsoft Brings OTA TV to the Xbox One in the US and Canada

Apr 8, 2015 by

Microsoft is bringing live over-the-air TV to the Xbox One for users in the United States and Canada through a partnership with Hauppauge.

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Tablo Updates App and Releases New Hardware

Jan 6, 2015 by

Tablo has given their Roku app a much-needed update. They are also releasing the first OTA DVR with integrated antennas.

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Roamio OTA Now Brings TiVo to Cord Cutters

Sep 14, 2014 by

TiVo's previously announced sub-$50 OTA DVR is now available at Best Buy. Depending on your tolerance for monthly fees, this may be one of the best cord cutting devices available.

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Entertainment 2.0 #293 : Culling the Store

Sep 4, 2014 by

Microsoft is making welcome changes to OneDrive and the Windows and Windows Phone stores, some interesting titles are launching on the Xbox One, and a new antenna has come out that you have no reason not to buy!

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FCC Trying to Take Back OTA Spectrum

Apr 26, 2011 by

FCC Chairman Julius Genachowski, at the recent National Association of Broadcasters Show in Las Vegas, stressed again that Over-the-air television broadcasters need to begin voluntarily auctioning off their spectrum for use by mobile broadband carriers. It’s no secret that the mobile broadband...

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