Category: TV Tech

A TV Guide Just for You: TV Forecast

The other day I was playing on my iPad looking for some new apps to try and I stumbled across TV Forecast HD. TV Forecast is an ingenious app that creates a TV guide just for you. You add the…
HBO Go Available on iOS and Android

HBO Go, the online service that allows subscribers to watch HBO movies and programming, is now available on iOS and Android devices. You’ll need an HBO subscription with your cable provider to get past the login screen, but once you…
IntoNow: Shazam for Your TV

There’s an app that I downloaded a while back that I thought, as an avid TV watcher, was pure genius. It’s a simple app with a simple premise: Find out everything you want to know about the TV you are…
BBC iPlayer to Cost “Fewer than $10 a Month”

BBC’s iPlayer subscription service for international users will launch for the iPad sometime this year. The cost of the subscription? “Fewer than $10 a month,” says Mark Thompson, director general of the BBC. What is the iPlayer? Well, the iPlayer…
Google TV Blocked by TV Studios?

Google TV is just in it’s infancy and it’s already running into issues with studios. Apparently the major studios have decided to block Google TV from their free streaming sites because, as they see it, Google doesn’t do enough to…
Google Officially Launches Google TV

Google TV is a platform that combines your current TV programming and the open web into a single, seamless entertainment experience. Basically, it is software that will be available on smart TVs and set top boxes. It aims to deliver…
ABC Launches iPad App for My Generation

I love to see studios/networks taking chances and embracing new technology. ABC is doing just that by releasing an app for their new television show My Generation. The My Generation iPad experienceapp will center around engaging viewers with questions, facts…
The New Apple TV

Apple announced their new Apple TV yesterday. They’ve not had much success with the set-top box in the past, but that might change with the lowered price tag and ease of use of the new unit. If you’re not familiar…
AT&T’s New U-verse App

AT&T updated their U-verse iPhone app with a fresh new interface and some exciting new features. First, let me start off by going over the updated interface. You can still do all the things you could do with the previous…
The PS3 as a Media Center

Since I purchased my PS3 several months ago, I have come to the conclusion that it has been one of the best electronics purchases I have ever made, behind switching to Macs. Even though I’m not much of a gamer,…
The Harmony One

For my birthday I asked for Best Buy gift cards because I really wanted to get a Universal remote to control my new TV, receiver, and PS3. I decided to get the Harmony One from Logitech. I got it and…