Android TV

This Week On The TC Gadgets Podcast: The Elvie, Nexus Player, And Parrot Headphones

It was a highly argumentative morning with the old gadgets gang, as we all have incredibly strong feelings towards media streamers and headphones, apparently. We start out with a relatively docile

See Google’s Smarter Take On Smart TV In Our Android TV Video Walkthrough

Google's TV ambitions get their "take two" moment with the launch of the Nexus Player this week. Android TV powers the set-top streamer, though the software is more important than the hardware, as Goo

Google’s New Nexus Player Talks A Big Game But Isn’t A Winner Yet

I'm addicted to TV. Well, screens in general, but TV definitely takes a close third behind my laptop, which hangs out behind my iPhone. So, when it comes time to review a new media player, my hand

This Week On The TC Gadgets Podcast: A Few Of Our Favorite Things

In the depths of August, much of the tech world is simply waiting for the fall to begin. In the first half of September alone, we'll have new devices from Apple, Motorola, and Amazon. But for now, it'

Connected TV Market Crosses 1B Devices As Google Pins Its Hopes On Android TV

A new report from Strategy Analytics puts the global market for connected TV devices at over 1 billion currently installed units, which include smart TVs, set-top boxes like the Apple TV, game console

Android TV First Look Video And Hands On Impressions

Android TV is one of the myriad new things that Google announced this year at I/O, and the platform is very different from Google’s previous effort with Google TV, a project announced in 2010 an

With Project Miami, Bouygues Telecom Partners With Google To Reinvent Its Innovation Strategy

In the fascinating French telecommunications industry, Bouygues Telecom has had a rough year. Now, the company has no choice but to rethink everything from the ground up. And this is exactly what the

Google Introduces Android TV, Its New Platform For Smart TV Apps And Navigation

Google has spent many years trying to find its way onto the biggest screen in the house. Today at its I/O developers conference, the search giant introduced yet another product which it hopes will ac

Google Said To Be Planning Android TV Launch At I/O In June

Google has long been rumored to replace Google TV with Android TV, a new crack at the home media market with more roots in its mobile OS and less of a separate focus, but a new report from GigaOM toda

Google Prepares To Launch Android TV (Report)

Google has plans for another smart TV product, according to <a target="_blank" href="http://www.theverge.com/2014/4/5/5584604/this-is-android-tv">a report in The Verge</a>. Apparently this set top

As Google Eyes ‘Android’ Branding For Smart TV, The Question Is Where Android Won’t Be

Google is reportedly in the process of rebranding its Google TV efforts as "Android TV," according to a new report from GigaOM's Janko Roettgers. The switch reflects the fact that Google TV is already