USB tuners on Android TV allow users to watch over-the-air channels and even record them locally to watch them later. The feature should be included in the firmware for Android TVs running version 7.0 and up, but when the NVIDIA Shield TV received the update last month USB tuner support was notably not available yet. […]

Google’s Live Channels app has allowed users to stream from a variety of networked sources, although users are probably more excited about the DVR feature. As the name implies, third-party channel apps can respond to user requests for recording and playing back of media. At this moment, the app needs to support it, limiting the […]

Hulu, one of the large streaming services that have launched in recent years, has added two high profile features this month that should help it better compete with Netflix and improve the experience for more users. Offline playback will allow users to cache certain TV shows on their device so they can play them back […]

This year is Super Bowl LI, the 51st in the National Football League’s championship series. It’s a massive event, appealing to a wide audience with a halftime show, sports, and elaborate commercials, getting watched by over 110 million users last year. To expand their audience to the cordcutters, FOX will allow the competition to be […]

Amazon FireTV is Amazon’s answer to Android TV. Previously limited only to set-top boxes and sticks the size of USB Flash drives, now Amazon is partnering with a few TV manufacturers to have FireTV built into the TV. Select TV’s from Element, Sieki and Westinghouse will have the software built into the TV Operating system […]

The local TV station has released an Android TV app that allows you to watch short clips and shows. New York’s WPIX now has an Android app that works on TVs. The station recently rediscovered a 1966 broadcast of a Yule log. The app contains a variety of clips from their shows and some other […]

Starting today, certain CBS All Access customers will be able to stream NFL games that appear on CBS’s broadcast channel. The first games will be able to appear today, with the deal continuing to include other games. This won’t work in markets where the CBS station is connected to All Access. Plus, it won’t work […]