Aaaaand we have the first casualty in the smart TV war

Nov 11, 2011
It's the Logitech Revue, which Logitech will stop making and stop supporting and will no longer invite to Sunday dinner and will change the subject...
Posted In: google tv, logitech, Tech Report, tv

Sony is working on a "different kind of TV"

Nov 11, 2011
That's what Sony CEO, Howard Stringer told the Wall Street Journal. So what does that mean? A TV that's shaped like a huge pyramid? A gelatinous TV...
Posted In: apple, Sony, Tech Report, tv

TV on the television

Nov 10, 2011
Boxee is a device people use to connect their TVs to the web and watch videos on sites like Netflix and Vudu. It's convenient if you're into...
Posted In: boxee, Tech Report, tv

Commercials? On TV? BELIEVE IT!

Nov 2, 2011
LG announced yesterday that it's partnering with online adverting company, YuMe. The deal will bring ads into LG's Internet-enabled TVs. The Toyota...
Posted In: ads, advertising, lg, Tech Report, tv

Netflix not doing all that badly

Oct 25, 2011
Fine, I'll be the one to go against the grain. I'll never claim to understand the stock market but I think all this talk of Netflix being doomed...
Posted In: movies, netflix, Tech Report, tv

McDonald's channel debuts

Oct 21, 2011
McDonald's is rolling out its own TV channel at hundreds of California locations. The idea is to capture new advertising revenue.
Posted In: McDonald's, tv

Oh, and also: Sony's TVs might sometimes burst into flames

Oct 12, 2011
Yeah, not a great week to be working at Sony. Sony is recalling 1.6 million Bravia TVs sold since 2007 because a component on the sets can...
Posted In: recall, Sony, Tech Report, tv

YouTubeTV getting ready to launch

Sep 27, 2011
YouTube is getting closer to launching channels with original content. Like, really soon. The Wall Street Journal is reporting that YouTube will...
Posted In: Google, Tech Report, tv, YouTube

Google spending half a billion dollars for YouTube content?

Sep 16, 2011
We know that Google pretty much biffed it with last year's launch of Google TV because it couldn't get content partners to play along and provide...
Posted In: Google, google tv, tv, YouTube

In the year 3000 there will be TV Everywhere

Sep 12, 2011
Mother will be able to watch her stories on her computer as long as she pays her cable bill. At least that's what TBS is saying with its TV...
Posted In: tbs, Time Warner, tv, tv everywhere