Roku Blog – 2.22.18
UKTV Play just launched on Roku® streaming players in the UK. The free, TV on demand service hosts shows from UKTV channels Dave, Yesterday, Really and Drama including exclusive UKTV Originals and thousands of hours from the network’s extensive archive.
Read more: UKTV Play now available FREE on Roku streaming players in the UK!
VIZIO Blog – 2.13.18
NEW FEATURE: Control your VIZIO SmartCast™ Display with Amazon Alexa You can now control your VIZIO SmartCast Display with Amazon Alexa. This enables easy voice control of 2017 and 2016 SmartCast P-, M- and E-Series 4K display collections. With an Alexa-enabled device you can now conveniently control volume, channel and input settings, as well as turn your VIZIO display on and off using only your voice.
Read more: NEW FEATURE: Control your VIZIO SmartCast™ Display with Amazon Alexa
Mohu Blog – Originally published Feb. 6, 2018
Cord cutters can enjoy the 2018 Winter Olympics coverage with only an antenna or streaming service, no cable subscription needed.
Read more: Cordcutter’s Guide to the 2018 Winter Olympics – The Cordcutter – Mohu
Sony Blog – Originally published Feb. 8, 2018
Sony Electronics, Inc. announced pricing today for the 55”, 65”, and 75” class X900F 4K HDR Ultra HD TVs shown at CES 2018 in Las Vegas. These models will be available for sale at major Sony authorized retailers including Best Buy and Amazon. Additionally, Sony announced the introduction and pricing of the new X850F series 4K HDR Ultra HD TVs in 65” and 75” class sizes — also to be available for sale at major Sony authorized retailers including Amazon.
Read more: Sony Electronics Announces Pricing for X900F and X850F Series4K HDR Ultra HD TVs
Roku Blog – Originally published Feb. 7, 2018
Consumer Reports issued a report saying that Roku TVs and players are vulnerable to hacking. This is a mischaracterization of a feature. It is unfortunate that the feature was reported in this way. We want to assure our customers that there is no security risk.
Read more: Consumer Reports Got it Wrong
Samsung Newsroom – Originally published Feb. 7, 2018
A 3D version of the Cinema LED Screen has been unveiled to the world. Samsung Electronics formally debuted its latest product at ISE (Integrated Systems Europe) 2018, the largest commercial display exhibition in Europe, which began on February 6 in Amsterdam, Netherlands. This is the second time that Samsung showcased a ‘first of its kind’ screen after its first-ever Cinema LED that made its first appearance last March.
Read more: World’s First! Introducing the Ultimate 3-Dimensional Experience, ‘3D Cinema LED’