With renewed interest in Star Trek on the big screen, CBS is rebooting TV Trek as well.The show is set to premiere in early 2017, and word is that it will be set before Star Trek: The Next Generation.
Not two years after Aereo’s business model was shot down by the Supreme Court, another, slightly different attempt at pushing local TV onto the Internet for streaming could be coming from a partnership between Dish Network’s SlingTV and EchoStar’s Sling Media.On Friday, from a source indicating that Sling Media would be pushing out what is essentially a set-top box that would help Sling TV subscribers watch local TV from the Sling TV app.
The fight between Hit and Goku proved to be a success for Toei Animation as episode 39 of Dragon Ball Super saw a jump in TV ratings compared to episode 38.Facebook user, Gojiitaaf, shared that the rating for Dragon Ball Super episode 39 and it scored a 7.
As Mark Hess, a Comcast vice president, wrote in a blog post:
The Xfinity TV Partner App can be easily implemented by any company whose consumer electronics device supports HTML5 and other compatibility requirements.We have already developed award-winning app experiences on iOS and Android devices, and today we also announced a partner app agreement with Roku.
Here is the new feature: “Movies & TV Purchasing and renting movies and TV shows is now enabled in the new Xbox Store, and playback of movies and TV shows is enabled in the new Movies & TV app.You can purchase or rent movies and TV shows in the Xbox Store (or the Windows Store or on MicrosoftStore.
In a surprising and somewhat discouraging development, there seems to be a trade-off when playing the Nintendo Switch version of The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild on your TV as opposed to the console’s handheld mode.While you will get a better-looking version of the game, as it runs in 900p resolution in TV mode as opposed to 720p in handheld mode, users are noticing a slight dip in performance as the Switch struggles to maintain a 30 frames-per-second frame rate.
Not only will it allow for 4K resolution and HDR visuals, it will also support Freesync and variable framerates (VRR).These types of technologies sync up the graphics card and monitor or TV so that every frame produced is displayed at the proper refresh rate.