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Fox Sports is creating exclusive, interactive shows for Facebook Watch

Engadget RSS Feed Sponsored Links AP Photo/Kelvin Kuo ESPN isn’t the only big broadcaster committing to exclusive sports shows on Facebook Watch. Fox Sports is teaming up with Facebook to create unique interactive shows for Watch viewers, including a marquee Fox Football Sunday program. The Monday morning show covers the NFL games from the day […]

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Disney is tweeting everything that’s coming to Disney+

Engadget RSS Feed Sponsored Links The Disney+ launch is less than a month away, and the streaming service is busy drumming up nostalgia in an attempt to hook users. Today, it started a massive tweet thread sharing “basically everything” coming to Disney+ on November 12th. It. Is. Time. From Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs […]

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Netflix ends support for some older Roku players on December 1st

Engadget RSS Feed Sponsored Links Roku Are you still hanging on to an early Roku player to stream Netflix in the basement? You’ll need to upgrade soon. Netflix has warned that it’s ending support for some of Roku’s oldest players after December 1st, including the Roku HD, HD-XR, SD, XD and XDS as well as […]

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The follow-up to ‘Band of Brothers’ is coming to Apple TV+

Engadget RSS Feed Sponsored Links HBO Just one day after signing Alfonso Cuarón to a multi-year deal, Apple has scored another coup for its upcoming Apple TV+ streaming service. Variety reports the company will produce Masters of the Air, the follow-up to 2001’s Band of Brothers and 2010’s The Pacific. Both Steven Spielberg and Tom […]

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Amazon Fire TV Cube review (2019): Alexa’s streaming box grows up

Engadget RSS Feed With so many streaming devices on the market, it can be difficult for new ones to stand out. Amazon, for its part, has differentiated its Fire TV products with one notable feature: They work with Alexa. If you have an Echo paired with a Fire TV device, you can launch TV shows, […]

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Apple TV+ signs Oscar-winner Alfonso Cuarón to a multi-year deal

Engadget RSS Feed Sponsored Links Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP Apple has scored a coup by landing Alfonso Cuarón, who won directing Oscars for Gravity and Roma, to a multi-year deal with its upcoming streaming service, Apple TV+. Cuarón will develop television projects exclusively for the service, marking one of the few times he’s ventured out of the […]

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Tidal is offering a hefty discount for first responders in the US

Engadget RSS Feed Sponsored Links Like other music streaming services, Tidal was already offering military and student discounts. Now it’s launching a “Community Heroes” discount for first responders. In the US, they’ll receive 40 percent off the premium and HiFi plans. That makes the premium plan $5.99 per month and the HiFi plan $11.99 per […]

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Amazon Music now streams tunes to your Apple TV

Engadget RSS Feed Sponsored Links Chesnot/Getty Images Spotify isn’t the only large music service to launch on Apple TV this week. Amazon Music is now available on Apple’s media box in 13 countries, including the US, UK, Canada and Australia. Pair the app through your browser and you can listen to Prime Music or Music […]

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Apple’s first TV+ holiday special will star Will Ferrell and Ryan Reynolds

Engadget RSS Feed Sponsored Links Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP If Apple TV+ is going to take Netflix and streaming rivals head-on, it’s going to need a key weapon in its arsenal: star-laden holiday specials. And sure enough, its first special appears to be on the way. Hollywood Reporter sources say Apple is finalizing a deal to acquire […]

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Sling adds a ‘Micro Guide’ and simpler search to Xbox and smart TVs

Engadget RSS Feed Sponsored Links Sling Sling is giving its living room interface some decidedly useful tune-ups, including one designed to stay out of your way. Its app for LG TVs, Samsung TVs and the Xbox One now includes a “Micro Guide” that won’t obscure as much of what you’re watching while you’re trying to […]

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