Tag: google tv

  • The Most Affordable 4K Streaming Players of 2023 – Roku, Fire TV, & Google TV

    The Most Affordable 4K Streaming Players of 2023 – Roku, Fire TV, & Google TV

    Is 2023 the year you jump into streaming TV? Or do you just need a cheap affordable 4K streaming player? We have a quick breakdown of some of the best but also most affordable streaming players available in 2023. Why buy a 4K streaming player vs HD streaming player? So why get a 4K streaming […]

  • Vevo App Launches on Google TV and Android TV OS Devices

    Vevo App Launches on Google TV and Android TV OS Devices

    Vevo, a leading music network, has announced the launch of its video on demand app on Google TVs via Chromecast with Google TV, Google TV smart TVs, and other Android TV OS devices televisions. Now, those device users will be able to experience Vevo’s catalog of premium music videos, including official releases, live performances, and […]

  • Android TV and Google TV Surpass 110 Million Monthly Active Devices

    Android TV and Google TV Surpass 110 Million Monthly Active Devices

    The year 2021 was a good one for Google’s TV operating system growth. The company reports that Android TV and Google TV users have surpassed 110 million, up from the 80 million reported in May. That means 30 million more active monthly devices have been added in seven months. A Google spokesperson confirmed the updated […]

  • Weekend Wrap-Up: YouTube TV vs. Disney, TCL’s TV Issues, and More

    Weekend Wrap-Up: YouTube TV vs. Disney, TCL’s TV Issues, and More

    This week, we’ve been following the latest carriage dispute — this one between Google’s YouTube TV and Disney. Elsewhere, DIRECTV STREAM confirmed incoming price hikes, and Best Buy pulled TCL’s Google TV models off store shelves. And several big-name streaming companies are reportedly interested in streaming rights for Major League Soccer. Here’s what happened in […]

  • Best Buy Stops Selling TCL Google TVs After Reports of Poor Performance

    Best Buy Stops Selling TCL Google TVs After Reports of Poor Performance

    Retailer Best Buy has reportedly pulled a pair of TCL smart TVs running the Google TV platform after reports of poor performance. The Verge reported on the move last week, which involves the TCL 6-Series with Google TV (model R646) and the 5-Series with Google TV (model S546). Both models were introduced back in August […]

  • Google TV Adds Over 300 Free Live Channels With Pluto TV

    Google TV Adds Over 300 Free Live Channels With Pluto TV

    Google TV continues to expand its live TV hub after adding Pluto TV. Google TV users can now watch over 300 free channels on Pluto TV via the live TV tab. Pluto TV becomes the first free streaming service to be integrated into the live TV tab, and the tab’s fourth streaming service overall, joining […]

  • Google TV is Adding Personalized Profiles, Ambient Mode Features & More

    Google TV is Adding Personalized Profiles, Ambient Mode Features & More

    Google TV is rolling out a new update, giving users the ability to create personalized profiles, offering recommendations in ambient mode, and choose from more live TV streaming options. Here’s what’s new and what’s coming to Google TV. Personalized Profiles Google TV profiles allow anyone in the home to set up their own personalized space […]

  • Philo is Now Fully Integrated on Google TV

    Philo is Now Fully Integrated on Google TV

    Philo has announced all of its content and channels will now be fully integrated on Google TVs. The update is currently rolling out to users over the next few days. The integration gives Philo subscribers using Google TV a seamless way to access all their favorite shows and Philo channels from the Live tab, and […]

  • Google TV Launches In-App Remote, Expands to 14 New Countries

    Google TV Launches In-App Remote, Expands to 14 New Countries

    Google TV has officially launched an in-app remote for Android, allowing users to control Chromecast with Google TV right from their phone without having to bother with a physical remote. The app feature is now live “Starting today, you can find something great to watch on your Google TV even when the couch has eaten […]

  • Google TV’s Android App Update Includes More Streaming Services & Improved Recommendations

    Google TV’s Android App Update Includes More Streaming Services & Improved Recommendations

    Last week, Android TV got an update that borrowed some Google TV features including improved recommendations, immersive detail pages, and a new watchlist. Now, the Google TV app for Android is getting an update. The Google TV app, formerly known as Google Play Movies & TV, will see an updated user interface and, like the […]