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09.15.12
Cox TV Connect for iPad gets remote DVR scheduling, access to the guide at home or away
09.15.12

Cox TV Connect for iPad gets remote DVR scheduling, access to the guide at home or away

The Cox TV Connect for iPad app that brings live TV streaming to the tablet while customers are at...

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08.30.12
Adobe pushes TV Everywhere forward with Adobe Pass 2.0, promises easier logins on more devices
08.30.12

Adobe pushes TV Everywhere forward with Adobe Pass 2.0, promises easier logins on more devices

No matter what's going on with Flash, Adobe is still pushing other technologies, and one of them i...

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08.15.12
MPEG drafts twice-as-efficient H.265 video standard, sees use in phones as soon as 2013
08.15.12

MPEG drafts twice-as-efficient H.265 video standard, sees use in phones as soon as 2013

All of that squabbling over H.264 may be rendered moot in the near future. The Motion Picture Expe...

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08.15.12
Apple wins patents for Apple TV nav, DVR features
08.15.12

Apple wins patents for Apple TV nav, DVR features

Apple was recently granted a patent (no. 8,243,017) that describes a video device with an onscr...

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08.06.12
FiOS TV app for Samsung HDTVs and Blu-ray players available with 26 live channels (video)
08.06.12

FiOS TV app for Samsung HDTVs and Blu-ray players available with 26 live channels (video)

While we saw cable and IPTV providers promising pay-TV channels without a box (at least in that ro...

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08.02.12
DirecTV waves goodbye to 52,000 subscribers in first ever net loss of customers
08.02.12

DirecTV waves goodbye to 52,000 subscribers in first ever net loss of customers

Viacom's frenemy, DirecTV, has announced that it suffered a net loss of subscribers for the first...

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07.20.12
KDDI unveils ICS 'Smart TV Box' for cable providers in Japan, available later this year (video)
07.20.12

KDDI unveils ICS 'Smart TV Box' for cable providers in Japan, available later this year (video)

We've seen a fair share of Android-powered set-tops in our time, but KDDI (with the help of Panaso...

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07.10.12
Cablevision Optimum apps for iPad, iPhone upgraded with new UI, ratings and discovery features
07.10.12

Cablevision Optimum apps for iPad, iPhone upgraded with new UI, ratings and discovery features

Cablevision unveiled its Optimum for iPad app with live TV streaming in the spring of 2011, then u...

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07.01.12
Boxee, Comcast agree to a workaround for encrypted basic cable channels on third party boxes
07.01.12

Boxee, Comcast agree to a workaround for encrypted basic cable channels on third party boxes

Boxee usually doesn't get along with the existing media / pay-TV conglomerates, but now it's telli...

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