Google is now making a big effort toward Google Home, a device that can help connect all of the devices in your home: your phone, TV, and speakers. This is something that was mentioned earlier in October, and now the update is rolling out on the Play Store. Right now the app has had a […]

The FCC has spent the past many months looking at the consumer complaints about cable and trying to solve them with a number of proposals. Specifically, they center around the cable box: an expensive box which is underpowered and provides poor user experiences. Their most recent proposal was to mandate cable providers create apps for […]

Olympusat, a large but independent media company, is in attendance at a big conference this week. Not Google I/O, but INTX 2016, an Internet and TV expo hosted by the National Cable & Telecommunications Association. It’s a big conference in it’s own right, with FCC chairman Tom Wheeler, Roku General Manager Steve Shannon, Comcast CTO […]

Sling TV has been updating their applications recently with a more consistent design across their platforms. This includes a recent update to their Android TV app. The biggest change in this update is the channel guide. Sling has been integrating its service with several different set top box systems, keeping Android TV as a major […]

There are two updates for Android TV users today. Google Search is bumped up to 1.0.7.103408479 with bug fixes, and Live Channels is updated to 1.06.202 which includes “performance and stability improvements”. The exact bugs and performance issues being resolved aren’t specified, and there might be more under the hood, but you’ll have to wait […]