Posts Tagged ‘ television ’

Archos TV Connect Transforms Any HDTV to Android 4.1 Jelly Bean Powered Smart TV

January 3, 2013

Archos announced the TV Connect today with intentions to demo the new product at CES 2013 during the second week of January. According to Archos, the TV Connect with TV Touch remote turns any HDTV into an Android 4.1 Jelly Bean-powered Smart TV. The TV Connect enables users to access apps and play games from...
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Samsung “Urban Camping” Anti-iPhone ad (video)

January 24, 2012

Samsung has released two more Galaxy S II commercials that try to spin a negative light on the iPhone. The ad above shows a couple boasting about the Galaxy S II’s 4G capability in front of the iPhone-loving barista character from a previous scene. Unfortunately, the ad below misses the mark because it talks-up...
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Verizon Motorola Droid RAZR “Payload” commercial (video)

November 10, 2011

Verizon Wireless and Motorola are still milking the sci-fi method of marketing when it comes to their products. The Droid RAZR, dubbed as the world’s thinnest smartphone, has received a second commercial with over-the-top action scenes and special effects. Unfortunately, we don’t get to see much of the phone, which doesn’t bode well for...
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Sony to buy out Ericsson to become sole owner

October 27, 2011

Sony has announced that they will acquire Ericsson’s fifty percent stake in the Sony Ericsson partnership to become the sole owner of the brand that’s responsible for so many smartphones over the years. Ericsson will receive €1.05 billion and the deal provides Sony with a broad intellectual property (IP) cross-licensing agreement covering all products...
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SlingPlayer for tablets hits Android Honeycomb (video)

October 11, 2011

For those who haven’t looked into it, SlingPlayer allows you to watch and control your home TV and DVR through your Android device. While on-the-go TV enthusiasts have been able to run SlingPlayer Mobile on Android Honeycomb, the smartphone app wasn’t exactly optimized to take advantage of the larger screens and higher resolution of...
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Samsung posts US Galaxy S II TV commercial (video)

September 12, 2011

Samsung posted a new TV commercial on their YouTube channel today to help build hype for the US release of the Galaxy S II Android smartphone. Of course, that means it covers devices from Sprint (Epic 4G Touch), AT&T and T-Mobile (Galaxy S II). This commercial is more serious than the comedy-based ad spots...
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