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Amazon launches Fire TV Stick with all-new Alexa Voice Remote, TV Control in India for Rs. 3999

Amazon launched its Fire TV Stick with Voice Remote in India back in 2017. Now it has launched a new Fire TV Stick all-new Alexa Voice Remote with TV control that lets you TV functions from Fire TV remote itself. The all-new Alexa Voice Remote on Fire TV Stick lets you control your complete entertainment experience and helps you quickly find the content you want, using your voice. With far-field technology, you can also pair any Echo device with Fire TV Stick to control  entertainment expe...
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Fire TV Stick Gets Voice Control Upgrade

Amazon is giving its Fire TV streaming stick a no-cost upgrade: The company will include its Alexa voice remote with device controls with the Fire TV stick going forward, while keeping the price at $39.99. The new remote, which was previously only available with the slightly pricier Fire TV 4K stick, includes both a power […]
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Amazon upgrades its Fire TV Stick with the new Alexa Voice Remote

Amazon is giving its Fire TV Stick an upgrade. The company announced today it will now ship the Fire TV Stick with the new version of the Alexa Voice Remote launched last fall. The remote allows users to control other devices besides their Fire TV, thanks to its support for both Bluetooth and multi-directional infrared. However, the upgraded remote won’t impact the Fire TV Stick’s price, which remains $39.99. The new Alexa remote was arrived alongside the $49.99 Fire TV Stick 4K in October. I...
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IMDB Launches Free Movie and TV Streaming Service Called Freedive

IMDB has launched a free streaming service called Freedive that features dozens of movies and TV shows. And while it doesn’t have new releases, the selection isn’t half bad, with movies like Drive, Adaptation, Gattaca, True Romance, Last Action Hero, Legends of the Fall, and Panic Room as well as TV shows like Fringe,…Read more...
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Amazon's World Domination Is Reportedly Extending to a Game Streaming Service

Amazon has a well-deserved reputation for taking over whatever industry it gets itself into, but its record of success is far from flawless. The online retailer has spent years hesitantly flirting with the gaming business with little to show for it. But as the wide-open field of game streaming picks up steam, it…Read more...
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Amazon Fire TV Stick 4K Review: The Best Streaming Stick You Can Buy

There's no doubt that smart TVs are starting to make inroads in India but the vast majority of televisions remain unconnected, so to speak. With streaming services doubling down on their efforts to capture the Indian audience, there is a need to get this content on the biggest screen in the house. The all-new Fire TV Stick with 4K is Amazon's latest and potentially most aggressive effort yet to grab a foothold amongst users. Let's take a closer look. Slightly larger than the 2nd generation Fi...
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Fire TV Stick 4K Review: The Best Streaming Stick You Can Buy

There's no doubt that smart TVs are starting to make inroads in India but the vast majority of televisions remain unconnected, so to speak. With streaming services doubling down on their efforts to capture the Indian audience, there is a need to get this content on the biggest screen in the house. The all-new Fire TV Stick with 4K is Amazon's latest and potentially most aggressive effort yet to grab a foothold amongst users. Let's take a closer look. Slightly larger than the 2nd generation Fi...
Tags: Amazon, News, India, Blogging, Streaming, Fire TV Stick, Fire TV


Amazon Fire Deals: Tablets, TVs, and TV controllers in stock and ready to ship

Last-minute shoppers, and anyone seeking good deals on Amazon Fire products, are in luck. There's still time to order Fire Tablets, Fire TVs, and Fire media players, Fire CVRs, and Alexa-voice-compatible Fire remotes for Christmas delivery. The post Amazon Fire Deals: Tablets, TVs, and TV controllers in stock and ready to ship appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Deals, Mobile, Trends, Smart Home, Fire TV, Alexa, Fire Tablets, Amazon Fire, Movies & TV


Sega Classics Bundle Hits Fire TV, No Console, No Controller Required

Sega and Amazon today announced a collaborative effort that delivers 25 of the most popular Sega Genesis games in a single bundle to the Fire TV. The $15 Sega Classics bundle, runs directly on the Amazon TV and can be played with the Fire TV remote or a supported Bluetooth controller. We spent a bit […]
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Amazon's DVR for Over-the-Air TV Is Surprisingly Great

The Amazon Fire TV Recast is a wacky gadget. It’s not wacky in that it looks weird. (It’s just a simple black box.) It’s also not wacky because it does wacky stuff. (It’s a DVR for over-the-air TV.) The Recast is wacky because it does this one hyper-specific thing really well. I’m not sure why Amazon even wanted to…Read more...
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Fire TV Cube gains a one-way intercom feature called ‘Alexa Announcements’

Fire TV Cube owners can now use their media streaming device to broadcast announcements around the home, similar to a one-way intercom. Amazon says it’s launching a feature called “Alexa Announcements,” which allows customers to speak to Alexa on the Fire TV Cube, then have their message announced in their own voice to all other Alexa-enabled devices in their household. For example, you could announce that “the movie is about to start,” or say “Alexa, tell everyone that dinner is ready,” and hav...
Tags: Amazon, TC, Echo, Tech, Netflix, Smart Home, Fire TV, Hulu, Alexa, Alexa app Amazon, Alexa Announcements, Fire TV Cube


Amazon’s Fire TV Recast is a decent DVR for antenna users

Amazon’s Fire TV companion DVR, the Fire TV Recast, is available today to the public, after previously having been only offered for pre-order. The new device offers a way for Fire TV owners to easily access free, over-the-air broadcast television directly from the Fire TV’s software. Starting at $229, this cord cutters’ DVR is something of a modern-day TiVo, as it combines access to live TV, recordings, and on-demand programming all in one interface. But while the Fire TV Recast works as adve...
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Fire TV Recast Review: A Solid Choice for Fire TV Owners Looking to Cut the Cord

Amazon started to ship its Fire TV Recast digital video recorder (DVR) Wednesday, which is courting cord cutters with its ability to record over-the-air broadcast programming from networks like ABC, CBS, NBC and Fox without any monthly fee. A test over roughly a week revealed that the device works well as is, but that content […]
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Amazon Fire TV Stick 4K review

Amazon’s streaming stick game is strong, and the new Fire TV Stick 4K is no exception. A few quirks aside, this fully loaded streaming device could make a meaningful addition to your dumb or smart TV. The post Amazon Fire TV Stick 4K review appeared first on Digital Trends.
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Amazon Fire TV Streaming Stick 4K review

Amazon’s streaming stick game is strong, and the new Fire TV Streaming Stick 4K is no exception. A few quirks aside, this fully loaded streaming device could make a meaningful addition to your dumb or smart TV. The post Amazon Fire TV Streaming Stick 4K review appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Amazon, Trends, 4k, Home Theater, Fire TV, Alexa, Streaming Stick, Amazon Fire TV Streaming Stick


You can now use Alexa to move around inside apps like Netflix and Hulu on Fire TV Cube

Amazon is making it easier to use Alexa to do more than launch apps and streaming services on Fire TV devices, but to also navigate once inside them. The company confirmed it quietly launched an update specifically for Fire TV Cube devices that allows device owners to use Alexa instead of a remote control for doing things like making profile selections, moving up and down or left and right, as well as selecting items. In other words, Fire TV Cube owners can now use Alexa to navigate their Fire T...
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Amazon Introduces New Fire TV Stick 4K, Alexa Voice Remote

Turns out Amazon wasn’t done with its fall device announcements: Two weeks after introducing a number of new Echo speakers and accessories as well as a new DVR, the company announced a new 4K Fire TV stick as well as a new Alexa voice remote Wednesday. The new Fire TV Stick 4K supports Dolby Vision and […]
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Amazon Is Reportedly Partnering With IMDb to Create a Free, Ad-Supported Fire TV Channel

Amazon and its subsidiary company IMDb are preparing to launch a free, ad-supported service for its Fire TV digital media player “similar to The Roku Channel or some parts of Hulu,” CNBC reported on Monday, citing sources knowledgeable about the project.Read more...
Tags: Amazon, TV, Science, Technology, Television, Movies, Streaming, Fire TV, Hulu, Imdb, Cnbc, Digital Advertising


Roku adds Google Assistant support as Amazon makes bigger TV moves

It's go-time for Roku. With Amazon making bigger and bolder moves in the connected TV space, Roku is going to have to up its game. Adding support for a voice assistant seems like a good place to start. The post Roku adds Google Assistant support as Amazon makes bigger TV moves appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Google, Amazon, News, Trends, Home Theater, Roku, Fire TV, Alexa, Google Assistant


Amazon’s Fire TV Recast promises over-the-air shows, DVR for all your screens

Amazon has set its sights on the cord-cutting crowd with a new over-the-air HD receiver and DVR called the Fire TV Recast. The box, which starts at $229, can record two programs at the same time and stream live content to Fire TV devices. The post Amazon’s Fire TV Recast promises over-the-air shows, DVR for all your screens appeared first on Digital Trends.
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Amazon Announces Fire TV Recast Networked-Connected DVR for Cord Cutters

Amazon used its fall event in Seattle Thursday to announce a network-connected DVR. Dubbed the Fire TV Recast, the device is capable of recording free over-the-air broadcast programming and stream it to multiple devices. Fire TV Recast will cost $229.99 for a two-tuner version with an integrated 500GB hard drive. The company will also sell […]
Tags: Amazon, News, Fire TV, Seattle, Cord-Cutting


Amazon’s announcing new Echo and Fire TV hardware today

Surprise! Amazon’s holding a big hardware event at its Seattle headquarters, and we’re here on site, to bring you the news as it breaks. Unlike Apple, Google and the like, the company isn’t one for announcing these sorts of events in advance, though given that it’s done something similar in recent years, it seemed likely that it had something big planned for this month. After all, we are in the pre-holiday crunch time for hardware launches. That’s precisely why you’ve seen/will see major even...
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Amazon slashes prices on Fire TVs, Kindles, and Fire Tablets

Amazon is offering great discounts on some of their best devices. Save big on Kindles, Fire TV, and Amazon Fire Tablets for a limited time. These prices are just as good as Prime Day and Black Friday, but they are going on right now. The post Amazon slashes prices on Fire TVs, Kindles, and Fire Tablets appeared first on Digital Trends.
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'It could really change TV': Amazon wants to partner with the biggest networks on a pilot program to sell ads for top Fire TV apps

Amazon is working on a pilot program to sell ads for top Fire TV apps. And it wants to partner with the biggest broadcast and cable networks. The program could be transformative for the TV ad industry, given Amazon's powerful targeting data. But TV networks may prove resistant, given their reluctance to give up advertising control to outsiders. Amazon wants a bigger piece of the TV advertising business. The question is, will TV's giants let the ruthlessly efficient e-commerce behemoth into th...
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How to Watch the SCOTUS Confirmation Hearings on YouTube, Facebook, and More

The first day of Brett Kavanaugh’s confirmation hearings for the U.S. Supreme Court start today at 9:30am ET/6:30am PT. And as one of the most important political showdowns in years, you might wonder how you can watch the proceedings on platforms like YouTube, Facebook, and more. Well, Gizmodo has got you covered.Read more...
Tags: Facebook, Politics, Science, Supreme Court, Youtube, Apple TV, Fox News, Fire TV, Gizmodo, Donald Trump, US supreme court, Cordcutters, U S Supreme Court, YouTube Facebook, Roku TV, Brett Kavanaugh


Amazon Apparently Wants to Destroy TiVo Now

Poor TiVo. The pioneer of live TV recording was just minding its own business, muddling along in a world it doesn’t recognize when news broke that Amazon is looking to start a fight. That’s all it takes to send investors fleeing. But why does reportedly Amazon want in on this antiquated market?Read more...
Tags: Amazon, Science, Fire TV, Tivo, Death Comes Knocking, Amazon Apparently Wants


Amazon Working on Tablo-Like Networked DVR (Report)

Amazon is working on a networked DVR for live broadcast programming, Bloomberg reported Friday. There is no release date for the device yet, with Bloomberg noting that the company may still decide not to release the product at all. The device is being built by Amazon’s Lab 126 unit, which already developed the company’s Fire […]
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Amazon update for older Fire TV devices helps keep you safe from malware

In June, some users of older models of Amazon Fire TV and Fire TV Stick devices found themselves targeted by malware, but new security measures rolling out as part of the latest software update will help keep you safer. The post Amazon update for older Fire TV devices helps keep you safe from malware appeared first on Digital Trends.
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Streaming TV consumption more than doubled since last year, report says

As a result of the larger cord-cutting trend, more consumers are watching TV streamed over the internet. And the size of this streaming TV audience is rapidly growing. According to a new report from Conviva, out this morning, streaming TV content consumption has more than doubled over the last 12 months, and is continuing to accelerate, with streaming TV viewing hours up 115 percent in Q2 2018 compared with the same time last year. In addition, the World Cup had a remarkable impact on metrics li...
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