Tag Archive: Player


$900 million in 2019 player spending marks Pokémon GO’s best ever year

That’s even better than PoGo’s launch year!

What you need to know Pokémon GO has its best-ever year in terms of user spending in 2019. Users spent nearly $ 900 million in 2019. That’s a 10% increase on 2018, and even better than its 2016 launch year.

Reports have revealed that Pokémon GO saw its best-ever year of user spending in 2019.

New Sensor Tower data suggests that user spending in Pokémon GO reached $ 894 million  [Read More…]

Ubisoft addresses player issues in Ghost Recon Breakpoint

Ghost Recon Breakpoint should be seeing improvements soon.

What you need to know Ghost Recon Breakpoint released earlier in October. Since launch, players have encountered myriad issues, from problems with the game’s design to microtransactions. Ubisoft has outlined a plan to fix several of these issues over the coming weeks. You can grab Ghost Recon Breakpoint for $ 50 from Amazon.

Ghost Recon Breakpoint launched earlier in October and has had a bit of a rocky start.  [Read More…]

Apple launches Apple Music web player for everyone

What you need to know Apple today launched its new Apple Music web player. Anyone with an Apple Music account can access the new player. You’ll be able to access the streaming service’s music catalog that includes millions of songs.

You just need a browser and an Apple Music subscription to access it.

Apple today launched a new Apple Music web player that’s available to everyone. The player is in beta form, so it might have a  [Read More…]

Stream in 4K with the discounted Roku Premiere media player

Watch all the shows.

The Roku Premiere media streaming device is down to $ 29.99 on Amazon. That’s a $ 10 drop off its regular price and the only time we’ve ever seen it drop this low on Amazon. You can also find the deal at B&H, Best Buy, and other retailers. It seems to be a deal straight from Roku that everyone else is matching.

In the world of Roku streaming devices, the Roku Premiere is  [Read More…]

Amazon’s $35 Fire TV media player lets you stream your favorite shows in 4K

Pick the service. Watch the shows. Rinse. Repeat.

Right now on Woot you can get the Amazon Fire TV 4K streaming media player along with the 1st-gen Alexa voice remote for $ 34.99. Despite being discontinued since 2017, Woot promises these are in brand new condition. The only ones available on Amazon are refurbished and still $ 60. You can also get free shipping if you use your Amazon Prime membership.

Amazon discontinued this player in favor  [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…]

Roku’s best streaming player, the Ultra 4K, is down to $76

Watch your favorite shows.

Right now you can pick up the Roku Ultra 4K streaming media player for just $ 76.49. The last deal we shared on this Roku is when it dropped to around this price back in June. Since then it bounced back up to around $ 89. This price is actually the lowest it’s ever sold for, even a few bucks better than that June mention. Roku makes some of the best streaming hardware, so if  [Read More…]

The NVIDIA Shield TV media player is $139 for a limited time

Blends perfectly with all your other Android gear.

The NVIDIA Shield TV streaming media player is down to $ 139 on Amazon. This is a Prime Day Lightning deal, so you’ll definitely need a Prime membership for this one. The average street price for the Shield is around $ 179. While it has dropped in price a couple times in the past, we have never seen it go for less than $ 149. Of course, since it’s a Lightning  [Read More…]

Roku’s Ultra 4K streaming player is down to its lowest price ever

Get the best for less.

Right now you can pick up the Roku Ultra 4K streaming media player for just $ 79.99, which is $ 20 lower than it normally sells for. This price is actually the lowest it’s ever sold for, beating the previous low by $ 5. Roku makes some of the best streaming hardware, so if you’ve cut the cord already or are considering doing so, you’ll want to have one of these attached  [Read More…]

Amazon Fire TV vs. Apple TV: Which streaming player should you buy?

They’re the same, only different.

Apple TV and Amazon Fire TV do the same things. They run a full version of their respective company’s operating system. They run apps. They have access to their respective media libraries and can stream video and music and play games and control things via your voice.

So let us stipulate that Apple TV and Amazon Fire TV are very similar products.

They’re also wildly different in a number of ways.

Let’s  [Read More…]