Kylo TV Optimized Web Browser Beta 0.8 Gets a Refresh and Some Handy New Features

Hillcrest Labs, the maker of the Loop pointer and Kylo browser, are today announcing the release of Kylo browser Beta 0.8. The new update brings a refreshed UI that has been further optimized for TV browsing and integrates visual search, provides the option to set Google, Bing, Yahoo!, Ask, or Truveo as your default [...]

Hillcrest Labs’ Mozilla-based Kylo TV Web Browser Learns Some Handy New Tricks

I think a lot of people were impressed when Hillcrest Labs, creator of the Loop pointer, introduced the TV optimized Kylo web browser back in March. Today, beta version v0.7 of the browser is sporting new and refined features that should pique HTPC and Windows Media Center enthusiasts interests even more. The full press release below [...]

Pick Up Hillcrest Labs’ Loop Pointer for Just $49 (MSRP $99) – Promo Ends 5/20/10

Got a Mac/Windows HTPC? If you do, Hillcrest Labs has reduced the price of their innovative in-air mouse pointer, the Loop, to just $49 @ It regularly sells for $99, but they are currently running a Dads & Grads promo until May 20th. Besides being used for navigating things like Windows Media Center, Hulu, [...]

Kylo TV Web Browser Announced for Windows and Mac HTPCs

Nice to see someone addressing the biggest issue for net-connected TV devices: a useable web browser. Today Hillcrest Labs is announcing the Kylo couch-surf-ready web browser for Windows and Mac HTPCs based on Mozilla. The Kylo browser has been specifically designed for TV use and is aimed at providing users a full web experience with [...]