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Roku XR Gains 1080p Streaming in Firmware Update

Roku XR Gains 1080p Streaming in Firmware Update

Roku’s HD version of their streaming device dubbed XR has gained 1080p video streaming. With the most recent firmware update 2.9, Roku XR has gained full HD streaming capability. This update also has bug fixes including Hulu optimization for all devices. Here is the full list – Enabled 1080P support for XR units. – Hulu […]

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Netflix Charts the Fastest ISPs

I have always wondered if AT&T’s DSL or Comcast’s cable modem is faster in our area. They both offer comparable speeds at comparable prices. But, these numbers come from the ISPs themselves. Tests with sites like Speedtest.net can give me an answer to some extent. But, there is a more definitive answer now. From Netflix. […]

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April 29 Royal Wedding to Be Live Streamed on YouTube

There is a lot of talk about The Royal Wedding set to happen in London, England on April 29, 2011. If you not in London and still want to watch the Royal wedding, you are in luck. The Royal Wedding is to be live streamed on their official YouTube Channel. The live stream is set […]

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Stream Movies, Music From Desktop to iPhone, iPad, Android with Plex

I have used a couple of media servers to stream my movies and music collection from my desktop to our Sony Playstation 3 and watch it in our big screen TV. TVersity and PS3 Media Server have worked well for their purpose. I have also dabbled with XMBC a little. However, with our 2 week […]

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Free Video Streaming to Amazon Prime Members

Amazon has just made the first move in what could become a huge competition to Netflix and Hulu in the video streaming market. Amazon has just started offering free unlimited commercial free streaming of around 5000 movies and TV shows to it’s Amazon Prime members. Amazon Prime costs $79 per year and you get FREE […]

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