Checking in with TVTag

The TV experience gets a little bit better with friends. Launched in 2010, GetGlue is a social TV app that enables users to check-in to TV programs, Sports and Movies, sharing check-ins with other users and engaging in conversation. GetGlue was acquired by i.TV in November 2013 and will reportedly change its name to TVTag…

11 Netflix Shows to Binge Watch

Arrested Development (Season 4 is a Netflix Original) It’s the story of a wealthy family that lost everything, and the one son who had no choice but to keep them all together. It’s the return of the award-winning “Arrested Development,” starring Emmy nominee Jason Bateman and one of the funniest ensembles in TV comedy, who…

Best Buys in Streaming for 2013

Our favorite devices and services for streaming content straight to your TV. Zimedia’s Streaming Best Buys (price considered):   Devices 1. Best Buy: Apple TV 2. Roku 3. PS3 4. Xbox 360   Services 1. Best Buy: Netflix 2. Hulu Plus 3. Amazon Instant Video 4. PlayOn

Get Ready for TV 2.0

Streaming television services like Netflix and Hulu Plus are gaining momentum, moving along the adoption curve – working their way through the early majority – still years ahead of technological laggards. Editor’s Note: This article first appeared on StateCollege.com in Tech Talk, a biweekly column by Eric Zimmett. Click here to view the original column….

Sony’s CRACKLE making noise with free Internet TV service

While Netflix was busy battling HBO over exclusive content and providing an increasingly valid reason to cut the cable-cord, Sony’s Crackle just kept building. Adding content, signing advertisers and launching on an array of devices including Xbox 360, Roku, Sony Blu-ray players, Sony Internet-connected TVs, Android, iPhone, iPad and more. Its time out of the…