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Sky Go brings live TV streaming to select HTC and Samsung Android phones in the UK next month

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The Sky broadcasting company will begin letting its customers watch live programming on their Android phones beginning next month. Previously available only on iOS devices, Sky confirmed today that select…

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WatchESPN adds full-screen streaming on tablets, support for Ice Cream Sandwich

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ESPN has finally updated its flagship live streaming app in order to be compatible with more devices; WatchESPN should now support phones running Android 4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich) and improved the playback e…

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Google TV

VIZIO fragments Android but unifies its own media experience [VIDEO]

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Vizio has two Android tablets, a phone, and three different forms of Google TV slated for release this year. Each device format runs a different form of Android, and is likely to always be behind the current soft…

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Google TV

LG Google TV hands-on: 3D tech and Google TV all in one [VIDEO]

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LG already removed the veil from its new Google TV and didn’t share much at its press conference yesterday. But I’ve just spent my early morning getting some quick hands-on time with the device and…

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Android News

Vlingo bringing voice command system to make TV’s smarter

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Voice command and recognition app Vlingo is moving from mobile to television with the newly-announced Vlingo Virtual Assistant for Smarter TV. The new tool for TV manufacturers, set-top box makers, and serv…

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Vizio announces a Google TV-powered Blu Ray and Stream Player

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Vizio has a four step plan for Google TV. Steps 1 and 2 are introduce the two new Google TV products announced at CES: the Vizio VBR430, a 3D Blu-ray player with some Google TV integration; and the Vizio VAP430 Stre…

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Entertainment

TiVo Android app launches for phones and 7-inch tablets

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TiVo – the company that freed you from absolutely having to be on the couch when your favorite TV program was on and you didn’t want to miss it, but you still didn’t want to use a VCR to record …

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Android App Reviews

Redux TV delivers curated, leanback viewing experience for Google TV [App Reviews]

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Google TV is not a cord cutters one stop solution because resistance from networks and online video providers makes it so. However, the recent addition of Android apps has unlocked more video options other tha…

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Android App Reviews

Able Remote is a must-try app for every Google TV owner – voice command and shortcuts on a phone [App Reviews]

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The long-delayed update to Google TV was frustrating particularly because it kept users from accessing Android apps on their television. Able Remote, a combination Android app and Google TV app that work in c…

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Entertainment

Time Warner launches apps for account management, TV remote & programming

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Days after Thanksgiving, Time Warner Cable debuted an Android app for Honeycomb tablets. As Charles noted in his post on TWC TV, the app made it possible to do many things, all of which are now available to Androi…

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Android App Reviews

i.TV is a slick companion app for television and Netflix lovers [App Reviews]

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Television is one of the most popular sources of entertainment, so it makes sense that people would seek a way to incorporate that into their beloved Android phones. Television fans have a wealth of choices tha…

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Android App Reviews

Peel Smart Remote is an interesting TV guide and remote almost ready for prime time. [App Reviews]

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Television sucks. Not just the quality of shows on-air, but also the challenge of endlessly scrolling through the long list of what’s playing in order to find something actually worth watching. Peel Sm…

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Android App Reviews

Univision Android apps for TV and radio are now en el Android Market

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Spanish-language broadcast network Univision has released its official Android apps for television and radio. Both apps provide tremendous access to Univision, adding plenty of content geared for either…

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Entertainment

Hulu Plus+ coming to Droid Bionic, HTC Sensation, HTC Flyer and several marquee devices

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Did you watch the Primetime Emmy Awards and wish that it was easier to watch some of those honored television shows on your Android phone? Well, you’re in luck, because Hulu will soon announce that itR…

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Google TV

CONFIRMED: Google TV coming to Europe early next year

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Rumors emerged earlier today suggested that Google would introduce GoogleTV to the UK in the next six months. In his Mac Taggart lecture at the Edinburgh International Television Festival, Google Chairman E…

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