Facebook Unveils New Portal Video Chat, TV Streaming Devices

Facebook Inc unveiled new models of its Portal video chatting devices on Wednesday, making the company’s first foray into TV streaming hardware but offering a limited selection of subscription services. Thecomes asis trying to pivot toward more private forms of communication, after years of slowing user growth, data-sharing scandals and calls for change to its hands-off approach to content moderation. […]

Xbox One October Update Brings New Avatars, Dolby Vision, and More

The October update for theis now rolling out, MicrosoftThursday. It brings tons of new Xbox Avatars, support forHDR, a new Xbox Skill forand(only in the US), and five new languages for the built-in Narrator. Microsoft has updated the Avatar Editor for Xbox, allowing players to choose from “a wide range of body types”. Plus, the Avatar Store now has designs […]

Amazon Fire TV, Fire TV Stick Reportedly Affected by Cryptocurrency Mining Android Malware

An Android malware said to be currently out in the wild, affecting devices like theandunknowingly. Several users of the Android-based streaming devices are reporting the presence of a new app that has not been voluntarily downloaded by them. As per reports, this malware uses devices to mine cryptocurrency and holds the potential of spreading to other Android-powered products running on […]

Apple TV 4K (2020) Tipped to Launch Very Soon, Specifications Leak

Apple TV 4K upgrade has been in the rumour mill for some time. But while the Cupertino giant has maintained silence so far, a tipster has now claimed that the new Apple TV 4K (2020) model is ready to ship and can go live soon. The new Apple TV offering is speculated to come in 64GB and 128GB of onboard […]

JioSaavn App Reaches Amazon Fire TV Stick With a Collection of Over 45 Million Songs

JioSaavn app has been made available for Amazon Fire TV Stick. With the latest debut, Amazon Fire TV Stick users can access the entire catalogue of music titles available on JioSaavn. The service owned by Reliance Jio is claimed to have a music library of over 45 million songs alongside exclusive audio shows. The JioSaavn app for Amazon Fire TV […]

Android TV Privacy Issue Exposes Your Private Photos and Accounts, Google Responds

An embarrassing privacy issue involving Google’s Android TV platform has been discovered by a user, who has shared his experience on Twitter. The issue appears to show strangers’ Google accounts linked to the Google Home app, as well as give access to strangers’ Google Photo albums. The issue was first spotted on a Vu Android TV, but was also seen […]

Panasonic Joins Firms Stepping Away From Huawei After US Ban

Japan’s Panasonic said Thursday it would stop supplying some components to Huawei, joining a growing list of firms distancing themselves from the Chinese telecoms giant after a US ban over security concerns. Japan’s Toshiba also announced it was temporarily halting shipments toto check whether US-made parts were involved, in order to comply with Washington’s new restrictions. The moves came a […]