Devices

NHL Teams Up with SAP, Apple to Build Coaching App (ZDNet)

National Hockey League coaches will soon have new data-driven resources at their fingertips during games, thanks to the NHL's partnership with SAP and Apple. The league announced T... More

TV Academy Will Stop Sending DVD Screeners (THR)

The Television Academy is doing away with DVD screeners. Starting with the 2020 Emmy eligibility period, the TV Academy's 25,000 members will receive digital screeners of projects.... More

YouTube Adds Swipe-Based Navigation on Your Phone (Engadget)

Mobile navigation is all about the swipe these days, and now even YouTube is joining in. The platform has started rolling out an update for iOS devices, giving users a way to view ... More

Why 2019 Was the Best Year for AR, VR at CES (Forbes)

If there is strength in numbers, AR continues to climb to prominence at CES. The buzz around audio assistants continued. Google was predictably everywhere you looked on the Strip. ... More

Pandora Brings Voice Controls to Its Mobile Apps (Variety)

Streaming music service Pandora has launched a new voice mode as part of its mobile apps, allowing users to search for songs, podcasts and more with simple voice commands. The new ... More

Report: Amazon Developing a Subscription Video Game Streaming Service (WaPo)

Amazon is planning to use its massive cloud computing service to jump into the streaming market for video game play, according to a new report from the Information. The service, wh... More

Apple Plans New LCD iPhone This Year (WSJ)

Apple is planning to release three new iPhone models again this fall, including a successor to the struggling XR, the lower priced 2018 device with a liquid-crystal display that ha... More

TiVo Launching Live TV/DVR Apps for Apple TV, Roku, Fire TV (FierceVideo)

TiVo has plans to extend the reach of its retail DVR devices by launching apps for Apple TV, Roku and Amazon Fire TV that can access live and recorded content from TiVo devices. Th... More

CES 2019: What We Learned About 8K, 5G, VR (Dealerscope)

Each, in their own right, has dominated the conversation over the past few weeks and months (and even years, in the case of VR) as brands and industry analysts try to wrap their he... More

CES 2019: Sharp Goes Big on 8K (MESA)

LAS VEGAS — To close out the 2019 CES, Sharp showcased an 8K monitor, one compatible with both 4K broadcasts and 8K transmissions, first launched in Japan in December. (more&hell... More

CES 2019: It’s the Year of Virtual Assistants and 5G (NY Times)

A visual tour of the world’s most important tech conference offers a window into the year’s trends, including next-generation wireless networks and the invasion of A.I.... More

The 3 Biggest Trends at CES 2019 (Fast Company)

As the annual tech show finishes up today, we’re left with a vision of a tech industry pushing plenty of flashy flying car concepts and other typically bombastic CES announcement... More

After 5 Years, Sony’s PS4 is Still Killing It (Tech Crunch)

After a successful holiday season, Sony’s PlayStation 4 is nearing some pretty wild milestones. The company announced Monday that they had sold over 5.6 million PS4 units over th... More

Devices That Will Invade Your Life in 2019 (NY Times)

A.I. that responds to your voice. Next-generation wireless networks. If this year’s biggest consumer technology trends have a familiar ring, there’s a reason for that. ... More

Dial Down the 5G Hype (WSJ)

In case anyone somehow missed it, 5G is coming. That has been pretty hard to overlook lately. The next-generation wireless standard has become both the “Next Big Thing” in tech... More

CES 2019: LG’s Roll-Up TV is Going on Sale This Year (The Verge)

It’s been a year since we saw LG Display’s 65-inch rollable TV prototype at CES, and now LG Electronics is bringing it to market as the company’s flagship 4K OLED TV for 2019... More

CES 2019: Why CES Will Star 5G, Immersive Reality, Digital Trust, Voice UI (eWeek)

This year, 5G connectivity, immersive reality and digital trust are high on the interest list. These all provide the ultimate in personalization and end-user experience, enabling a... More

CES 2019: Klipsch Announced Dolby Atmos Sound Bars (MESA)

Audio hardware firm Klipsch has announced that it will debut a variety of sound solutions at CES 2019. New products include a family of small wireless in-ear headphones that allow ... More

CES 2019: Your TV Wants to Control Your Home (Twice)

Get ready for TVs to start pulling their weight around the house this year. Next week at CES 2019 we should expect to see a growing number of manufacturers introducing smart-home c... More

Apple’s App Store Sets Holiday, New Year’s Day Sales Records (Billboard)

Apple's App Store had a particularly merry holiday season, setting new sales records to cap an already record-breaking year. The tech giant announced on Thursday (Jan. 3) user spen... More