streaming News ▼

Alabama Mulling Tax On Streaming TV Shows And Movies

04/13/2015, Alabama might soon force companies to pay a tax on every movie and TV show streamed through their service if a proposed rule passes. The rental tax concept is nothing new. Back in the day when brick and mortar rental stores existed customers did pay a...

Music Streaming Could Be “Cure” For Piracy

01/27/2015, When it comes to the issue of piracy where digital content is concerned, how does one approach the topic? Is there really a way to ensure that such piracy will not happen ever again, or at least the number of such acts are reduced? Perhaps, and for the...

Plex For PlayStation Announced

01/20/2015, Have you heard about Plex before? Plex happens to be a full featured streaming app which would enable one to set up a personal, in-home Netflix of sorts. Of course, other than just having to stream videos, Plex also allows one to save the point where you...

Single Enters UK Top 40 Despite Having 100% Of Her Music Streamed

09/29/2014, To break into a the top 40 of the music charts is not an easy feat, regardless of whether you are in the U.S. or entertaining folks across the pond in the U.K., but U.S. singer Meghan Trainor has reason to celebrate her achievement today as she happens to...

How To Install Plex Media Server

06/19/2014, There are a few software options to stream content to the TV, just to name a few, XBMC, Windows Media Center and MythTV (Linux based). As cool and functional as they are none of them support remote streaming as Plex Media Server does. It is based on a...

Roku 3 Review

06/12/2014, Roku devices have been streaming Internet content since 2008. That would explain why every streaming content player, except for iTunes, supports the Roku brand. Unlike Apple TV and Amazon Fire TV, Roku does not have any content to push for. Roku has also...

Irish Funeral Home Plans To Stream Funeral Proceedings

03/20/2014, Funerals are typically a very somber and sad affair, and for the most part they’re pretty low-tech. After all most of the time it just involves relatives and friends coming together to say the final farewell before the casket is lowered into the ground...

Super Bowl Achieves New Live Streaming Record

02/04/2014, The Super Bowl is one spectacle that would also see its fair share of commercial tie-ins, and in this year’s edition, you could say that from a sporting perspective, it was a disappointment simply because there was no nail biting finish, and the victor...

Streaming media not so green after all?

09/12/2012, Going paperless has been touted by some quarters to be part of an effort to go green. After all, since there is no printed media and eliminates the need for a truck to deliver your daily newspaper or monthly magazine to your area from the printing press,...

YouTube Live Adds Pay-Per-View to Live Streaming

04/11/2012, YouTube has added monetization options to its live streaming platform which includes the ability ofr publishers to charge for live events. As written on YouTube’s publisher blog yesterday, “You can now monetize your live events with advertising or...

Kivic ONE gives your car stereo AirPlay

01/09/2012, [CES 2012] Apple’s AirPlay technology (which lets users stream music from their iOS devices onto compatible devices) has been pretty popular thanks to the large amount of iOS devices that have been sold on the market so it’s no surprise that a...