Cameras and DVRs used in massive Minecraft server DDoS attack

September 28, 2016 1 min read


Internet-connected devices like cameras, thermostats, and even locks are being sold to us as a convenience. Unfortunately they’ve become a major convenience for criminals, too. This month, a massive DDoS attack was launched […]

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Thanks to Netflix, TV will have fewer commercials

November 13, 2015 1 min read


The commercial break has only increased in length as the medium diversified from broadcast, to cable, to digital streaming. That might all change in the near future.

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TiVO has finally enabled Android streaming

September 30, 2014 1 min read


There’s an understandable disconnect between DVR services and streaming media services, but TiVO has released an app that bridges the gap for anyone already invested in its platform. As long as you have a […]

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TiVo’s $5,000 Mega PVR can store 26,000 hours of programming

September 08, 2014 1 min read


Don’t misinterpret the title up there. TiVo’s newest personal video recorder isn’t just capable of storing several month’s worth of your favorite shows, it can actually record around 4,000 hours of HD video. […]

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TiVo now has a $50 DVR for cable-cutters and OTA broadcast users

August 25, 2014 1 min read


With the dramatic increase in the popularity of streaming video services and no shortage of DVR options available to the average consumer today, the folks at TiVo are hard at work looking for […]

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Apple’s next media box gets Comcast’s blessing, priority service

March 24, 2014 1 min read


Either Apple has something really cool in store for the next generation of Apple TV, or there’s a whole new product coming to put Apple in the living room. Either way, they now […]

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Samsung acquires Boxee for $30M, smarter TVs coming?

July 03, 2013 1 min read

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Update: 1:58PM: Looks like this has been confirmed, though there has been no official word from Boxee yet. According to multiple reports, Samsung has acquired streaming video company Boxee for $30 million. Sources […]

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