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Xbox One to support HD streaming with Twitch, while PlayStation 4 only supports 540p

Xbox One to support HD streaming with Twitch, while PlayStation 4 only supports 540p

Michael Archambault 171

Twitch is right around the corner for Microsoft’s Xbox One entertainment consoles and it will not be long before your friends begin to invite you to watch their Titanfall matches live over the internet. Twitch is a popular video streaming service for gamers. Sony’s PlayStation 4 already supports the service, but can only stream gameplay at a resolution of 960 x 540 with a 1.7Mbps...

FilmOn TV launching beta streaming app for Windows Phone, sign up now to get on board

FilmOn TV launching beta streaming app for Windows Phone, sign up now to get on board

Daniel Rubino 32

Besides using your Windows Phone for calls and text messages, the next best thing is evidently media. And that includes watching TV on the go. While Hulu remains the king of mobile TV here in the US, its limited region access prevents it from being a global phenomenon. Luckily, Windows Phone users are about to get another service for their trusty phones. FilmOn (http://www.filmon.com)...

Official Arabian Radio Network Windows Phone apps let you tune in to your favorite stations

Official Arabian Radio Network Windows Phone apps let you tune in to your favorite stations

Rich Edmonds 7

Nokia has partnered with the Arabian Radio Network (www.arnonline.com) in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) to bring numerous apps for their radio stations to Windows Phone. This is a massive move for the platform since some of these stations are among the most popular in the region. Head past the break to see which stations are available. The apps themselves, published by the Arabian...

Want to watch ABC programming on your Windows 8 device? You can now! (U.S. Only)

Want to watch ABC programming on your Windows 8 device? You can now! (U.S. Only)

Michael Archambault 31

Love ABC programming and wish you could take it on the go? Luckily, ABC networks has just released their latest app for Windows 8, WATCH ABC. The app can be download to your favorite Windows 8 device and gives you the ability to watch ABC shows on demand or live stream the network broadcast for your area. There are some restrictions to the application though. As of now, the app is...

Blinkbox launches on Windows 8; check out the latest blockbusters on multiple screens

Blinkbox launches on Windows 8; check out the latest blockbusters on multiple screens

Rich Edmonds 28

Blinkbox (www.blinkbox.com) is a on-demand movie streaming service, which is also part of the UK supermarket Tesco. The service has a catalogue of more than 10,000 titles, including classics and latest blockbusters. Differentiating itself from the competition, Tesco has opted for a PAYG (pay as you go) system for Blinkbox, instead of the usual monthly subscription fee. So what does the...

Access your multimedia home server with the official Media Browser app for Windows Phone

Access your multimedia home server with the official Media Browser app for Windows Phone

Rich Edmonds 78

Media Browser (www.mediabrowser3.com) is one of those solutions that helps make your multimedia-based lives that much easier. The main selling point of the service is the ability to remotely access a server (be it hosted or simply a box at home) while out and about with mobile apps. An official app has now been released for Windows Phone, bringing Microsoft's platform up to speed and...