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 Clicker.tv 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 @ Amazon.com. 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, [...]

Hillcrest Labs Loop Pointer: In-Air Mouse for TV

Many of us first got a glimpse of Loop in late 2008 and at CES 2009. Well, Hillcrest Labs has officially brought the product to market this week for $99 and they have designed it to be compatible for use with a PC (Windows XP/Vista/7, Mac OS X, and Linux), game console (currently only supports [...]

aTV Flash Adds Loop Pointer Functionality to Its Platform

The developers behind aTV Flash have added support for the innovative in-air mouse called Loop [Amazon]. With it, users can now quickly navigate their AppleTV media library and control additional applications aTV Flash bundles into their platform like Boxee, XMBC, Jaman, NitoTV, Firefox, and others. A quick look around Hillcrest Labs, the folks behind Loop, [...]