doubleTwist Player Update Brings AirPlay and DLNA Media Streaming Support

Living in an iTunes world, but for some reason own an Android smartphone? Well, doubleTwist has just made their doubleTwist Player AirPlay and DLNA compatible. According to the app's Android Market page, users can stream music, videos, and photos to an Apple TV or music and videos to a DLNA receiver device like your Smart [...]

RIM Demos BlackBerry PlayBook Android App Integration (Looks Great!)

Before I get started here... I've got tell you. No matter what the iPad-loving tech pundits tell you about the BlackBerry PlayBook, it's one sweet device (starting price: $499.99). I handled one the other day and both the hardware and UI looked and felt exceptional (dare I say nicer than Honeycomb?) — though a bit [...]

Not All Honeycomb Tablets Are the Same: CNET (Unscientific) Speed Test Edition

CNET just posted a speed test competition video comparing the ASUS Transformer, LG G-Slate, and the Acer Iconia Tab A500 — all of which run Android Honeycomb and leverage NVIDIA's dual-core 1Ghz Tegra 2 processor. The winner of that challenge went on to face the iPad 2 and Motorola XOOM, which previously beat the iPad [...]

EPIX Lands on Google TV, Apps for Smartphones, Tablets, and Smart TVs on the Way

EPIX is out with big news. The company has just rolled out a new Google TV app [DEMO] and Verizon FiOS TV integration. The offering will give users access to 3,000 EPIX movie and original programming titles from partners Viacom, Paramount Pictures, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studios, and Lionsgate. In addition, EPIX has, or is working on, apps [...]

Yahoo! Acquires Social TV App IntoNow, Has the Potential to Make TV Invasive

The big Social TV news of the day is that Yahoo! has just acquired the 12 week old company, IntoNow. When it first launched its Shazam/Foursquare-like service earlier this year I was excited by its potential to transform the way watch and share our TV experiences, but now I'm having second thoughts — thanks to [...]

1remote iOS App for Kaleidescape Movie Servers Now Available

Did you put down your hard earned cash to purchase a high-end Kaleidescape DVD / Blu-ray movie server? Well, you'll be happy to learn that a third-party developer has just released a new iPhone and iPad app called 1remote that will allow you to navigate through your movie collection like all the cool kids are doing [...]

B&N’s NOOK Color Now Has Apps!

Barnes & Noble just announced a new software update to the NOOK Color that brings Android Froyo, NOOK Apps (aka B&N's App Marketplace), and Adobe Flash support. In other words, the NOOK Color is a full-fledge $249 Android tablet of the pre-Honeycomb kind. Personally, I've always thought the NOOK Color looked great and was priced [...]

Acer’s 10.1-inch, Android Honeycomb Iconia Tab A500 Lands at Best Buy for $449

Scoot over Motorola XOOM and make room on the display shelf for Acer's new Iconia Tab A500. Like the XOOM the Iconia Tab is powered by a dual-core 1Ghz Tegra 2 processor, offers a 10.1-inch display (16:10, 1280x800), and runs Android Honeycomb. In fact, it weighs just about the same (1.7lbs) and is just as [...]