Tag Archive: Streaming


Verizon is reportedly working on a game streaming service for Android

Verizon Gaming is currently in alpha testing on the NVIDIA Shield Android TV.

With things like Google Project Stream and Xbox Project xCloud in the works, it’s evident that cloud-based game streaming is going to be a big deal in 2019 and beyond. According to a report from The Verge, another company that’s looking to tap into this niche is Verizon.

Verizon’s game service, called “Verizon Gaming”, is reportedly in alpha testing right now on the NVIDIA  [Read More…]

Alternative streaming services you need to try in 2019

Some of the lesser-known streaming services are absolutely worth a look — and may save you money.

We all know the major ways to stream TV. DirecTV Now. Sling. PlayStation Vue. YouTube TV. They’re old favorites, and each is great in its own way.

But cutting the cord is all about not limiting yourself to a single plan, or getting stuck using something that’s just not quite what you wanted. Because there aren’t any contracts or cancellation fees,  [Read More…]

Roku’s best streaming player, the Ultra 4K, is down to $70

Watch your favorite shows.

Right now you can pick up the Roku Ultra 4K streaming media player for just $ 69.99 at Amazon. The last deal we shared on this Roku was during a drop to $ 50 on Black Friday. Since then it has bounced back up to around $ 90. Today’s deal is actually its next best price ever, so while it’s not as good as Black Friday, you’re still getting a great deal on it. Roku  [Read More…]

HURRY! Hulu Cyber Monday deal delivers one year of streaming for $12

It’s Cyber Monday, and part of an ongoing week, month, and season of incredible deals. Right now there’s a promotion at Hulu which happens to be one of the best deals we’ve seen so far.

For just a few more hours, both new and lapsed subscribers can score one year of Hulu for $ 0.99 per month. That’s less than $ 12 for one year!

Do note that this deal applies to Hulu’s Limited Commercials subscription, which means you’ll still  [Read More…]

Watch your favorite shows in 4K with the $49 Roku Streaming Stick+

An affordable way to stream in 4K.

Add 4K streaming to your daily routine with the Roku Streaming Stick+ for just $ 49 at Amazon. This Roku media streaming device regularly sells closer to $ 60, and we haven’t seen it drop this low since May.

Roku’s Streaming Stick+ is an affordable way to get 4K streaming on your existing 4K TV. Simply connect it to your TV’s HDMI port and hook it up to your Wi-Fi  [Read More…]

Echo Dot owners can get three months of SiriusXM streaming radio for free

Alexa’s always ready to play your favorite stations.

SiriusXM is teaming up with Amazon to offer three months of streaming radio for free to Echo Dot owners. New customers who sign up for a SiriusXM All Access or SiriusXM Premier subscription will receive one of the smart speakers featuring Amazon Alexa for free, which is a $ 50 savings. Plus it’s the latest (third-gen) version of the device. Furthermore, SiriusXM is offering 60% off six-month All Access  [Read More…]

4K streaming doesn’t get much easier than this for $39

Roku now does 4K streaming for less than $ 50. That’s pretty much all you need to know.

This is going to be one of those reviews where we spoil everything from the jump. Roku Premiere (and the Walmart-exclusive Premiere+) bring 4K streaming down to under $ 50.

That’s it. That’s the important part. Everything else is secondary.

The Roku user experience? Same as it ever was. All those streaming “channels”? (What Roku calls “apps,” really.) Still  [Read More…]

Binge watch all day with the $40 Roku Streaming Stick

Switch from one program to the next cause that’s how it should be.

The Roku Streaming Stick media streaming device is down to $ 39.99 on Amazon, and it normally sells for around $ 49. We used to see these devices drop in price more often, but it has been almost two months since the last deal.

If you want 4K content, Roku’s 4K Streaming Stick Plus is also on sale today for $ 59. That’s $  [Read More…]

Microsoft unveils Xbox Project xCloud game streaming

Microsoft is making a move into game streaming.

At E3 2018, Microsoft announced that it was working on a game streaming service. Users would be able to play their games no matter if they were on a phone or tablet. Today, the company provided more details about “Project xCloud”. In a post on the Official Microsoft Blog, Kareem Choudhry, Corporate Vice President of Cloud Gaming said the following.

The highlights from this announcement have to be  [Read More…]

Google has begun sending invites out for their video game streaming project

Last week Google announced its very first test for Project Stream, its new venture into streaming games. This will be the first time they have opened up Project Stream to the public. In order to really make a splash and show off what Project Stream is capable of, they partnered with Ubisoft to test it with their brand new title Assassin’s Creed Odyssey.

Odyssey is the next game in the Assassin’s Creed series with stunning graphics and a large scale  [Read More…]