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Smart TV's - We have no secrets

Christopher Burgess | Posted 02.23.2017 | Technology
Christopher Burgess

Samsung, arguably the market leader in smart television (Smart TV) sales and the manufacturer of the most highly reviewed Smart TV implementation (LCD...

Smart TVs Just Got Even Smarter

The Huffington Post | Chloe Fox | Posted 01.06.2016 | Technology

It's refreshing when technological advances address the mundane, everyday struggles of life. Like when your mom calls to ask which of her five remotes...

Creepy, Calculating and Controlling: All the Ways Big Brother Is Watching You

John W. Whitehead | Posted 04.22.2015 | Technology
John W. Whitehead

On any given day, the average American going about his daily business will be monitored, surveilled, spied on and tracked in more than 20 different ways, by both government and corporate eyes and ears.

How To Stop Your Smart TV From Eavesdropping On You

The Huffington Post | Damon Beres | Posted 02.12.2015 | Technology

It turns out that "smart" Samsung television you dropped a few hundred dollars on might be listening in on your conversations and transmitting them to a third party

How Intel and the Internet of Things Will Change Marketing as We Know It

Ira Kalb | Posted 03.13.2015 | Technology
Ira Kalb

At the CES Show, Intel announced innovative technologies that will be used to create amazing new wearable products to help to power the Internet of Things (IoT). In turn, the IoT has the capability to improve our lives and make the job of marketers so much easier, accurate, and transparent.

Her, Too

Marcia Liss | Posted 03.09.2015 | Comedy
Marcia Liss


Nonkiller Apps Are The Future: Here's Why

John Pavley | Posted 02.15.2014 | Technology
John Pavley

I assume the term killer app came from the phrase "to make a killing." I never thought much about the metaphor -- the use of the word "killing" as a synonym for "succeeding" or "winning." But it's a little creepy to think about what the word killer really means. After all, a "murder app" or "homicidal app" doesn't sound appealing, and yet all these words are interchangeable synonyms.

Sports: Flat-Screen TV with a Side of Tablet

Dave Ryan | Posted 12.09.2013 | Technology
Dave Ryan

New devices are hitting the market and new data packages are being offered by carriers that will allow viewers a new way to follow their team.

What Channel Is ABC?

Jim Monroe | Posted 11.24.2013 | Media
Jim Monroe

What happens when cable, telco and satellite companies realize there's an abundance of new, independent programming out there, free of the ruthless bundling and never-ending fee escalation that define their network relationships?

9 Household Items That Could Be Spying on You

Adam Levin | Posted 10.15.2013 | Technology
Adam Levin

For Americans concerned about their privacy, the NSA data grabs are daunting, but what about the data grabs happening inside your own home, perpetrated not by the government but by your coffee machine?

Futurist Speaker: How to Design Products and Services for Smartphones, Tablets

Scott Steinberg | Posted 05.12.2013 | Technology
Scott Steinberg

Design devices in such a way as to not only showcase key additions, and quickly convey their upsides. Also build them so as to minimize the amount of hassle required to quickly dive in and enjoy these options.

Despite Their Best Efforts, No One Has Fixed TV Yet

Business Insider | Posted 01.14.2013 | Technology

None of these technologies accomplish what even companies that don't normally make TVs are trying to do: be the first to revolutionize TV the same way...

Starcom's Amanda Richman on CES and a "Big Year for Digital Video"

Andy Plesser | Posted 05.30.2013 | Technology
Andy Plesser

Digital video is poised for a "big year" says Amanda Richman, President of Activation and Investment at the giant global media agency Starcom, in this...

WATCH: 60 Seconds of Social Media

Shawn Amos | Posted 03.06.2013 | Technology
Shawn Amos

CES, the world's largest consumer technology trade show, descends upon Las Vegas next week and Freshwire will be there. What should we expect? If rece...

Intel Hard At Work On Next Generation Of TV

Reuters | Yinka Adegoke and Noel Randewich | Posted 08.08.2012 | Technology

By Yinka Adegoke and Noel Randewich NEW YORK/SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Intel is counting on facial-recognition technology for targeted ...

Video Apps That Are Upfront and Personal Will Ultimately Dominate the Television Industry

Brad Spirrison | Posted 07.16.2012 | Technology
Brad Spirrison

Cable and the Internet permanently took viewers away from the broadcasters, while the time-shifting magic of DVR technology makes watching any scheduled television show outside of sporting events a rarity.

PC Giant Unleashes Smart TVs

Reuters | Yuntao Huang and Lee Chyen Yee | Posted 07.07.2012 | Technology

By Yuntao Huang and Lee Chyen Yee BEIJING/HONG KONG (Reuters) - What a difference nearly 50 years makes. Although the exact origins are...

Bianca Bosker

Could Your Next Lover Be Your Phone? | Bianca Bosker | Posted 12.03.2012 | Technology

A friend's father recently traded in his prehistoric Motorola flip phone for Apple's iPhone 4S. In no time, his family was forced to open its arms to ...

Smart TV's Take Center Stage at CES with LG Kick-off Press Conference

Andy Plesser | Posted 06.03.2013 | Technology
Andy Plesser

Starting out the week-long CES conference in Las Vegas on Monday will be a highly anticipated press conference with LG Electronics. For an exploratio...

New Breed Of Google TV To Be Unleashed

Reuters | Posted 03.06.2012 | Technology

SEOUL (Reuters) - LG Electronics Inc said on Friday it would unveil its first Google TV next week, joining Sony Corp and Samsung Electronics Co in par...

LG's Matt Durgin on Apps, Games and the Value of the Big Screen TV

Andy Plesser | Posted 03.04.2012 | Technology
Andy Plesser

The world of "smart," or IP-connected television sets, is evolving on many levels from new paid Apps to advertising around Apps, to video chat, and so...

Samsung Unveils The World's Biggest 3D TV

The Huffington Post | Catharine Smith | Posted 07.09.2011 | Technology

Introducing: the world's biggest 3D TV. Samsung has unveiled the behemoth D9500 smart TV, a 75-inch internet-connected 3D television unit. Whi...

Bianca Bosker

Smart TV: Still The Tech World's Afghanistan? | Bianca Bosker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

Ever since the advent of the Internet, some of the world's most innovative and ambitious technology companies have pursued a possible holy grail of ho...

Apple TV Sales To Top 1 Million This Week

The Huffington Post | Catharine Smith | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

Apple has just released sales figures for the new Apple TV, which went on sale in October. Apple expects to sell its millionth unit of the $99 digit...

Is Cable Dead? You Do the Math...

Steve Rosenbaum | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Steve Rosenbaum

For as long as anyone can remember, we've received more TV in our homes than we could ever want -- and less of what we want. The Fall of 2010 is when that changes.