Thursday, May 26, 2016
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
New Toshiba 8TB X300 Hard Disk Drive Released
Microsoft Says Users Can Still Deny Windows 10 Upgrade
Apple Looking Into Charging Stations For Electric Cars: report
Google To Open Self-driving Car Engineering center in Michigan
AMD Introduces the FirePro S7100X Hardware-Virtualized GPU for Blade Servers
Europe Proposes New E-commerce Rules
HP Enterprise to Merge IT Services Unit With Computer Sciences
Samsung Introduces Galaxy Tab Iris Equipped with Iris Recognition Technology
Active Discussions
Which of these DVD media are the best, most durable?
How to back up a PS2 DL game
Copy a protected DVD?
roxio issues with xp pro
Help make DVDInfoPro better with dvdinfomantis!!!
menu making
Optiarc AD-7260S review
cdrw trouble
 Home > News > Consumer Electronics > Samsung...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Wednesday, July 03, 2013
Samsung Buys TV DVR Start-up Boxee


Samsung has acquired TV digital recording device company Boxee, the company said on Wednesday.

Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

Boxee is a cloud-based DVR that lets viewers watch recordings anywhere. Boxee also makes video-streaming applications for phones and tablets based on Android and Apple's iOS operating systems. Samsung is expected to implement Boxee's technology into its connected devices such as Internet-connected TV sets.

Boxee's team said that the beta Cloud DVR functionality the company provided to certain Boxee TV users would be discontinued on July 10th, meaning that users will not have access to their existing recordings after that date.

Samsung is the latest company that is trying to expand into the streaming video market, following Apple, Google and possibly Intel. Offering video streaming is a good way to hook consumers with the connected devices devices. Microsoft and Sony are also set to release new game consoles that emphasize features for streaming and downloading entertainment content.


Previous
Next
Yahoo Buys Email Management app Xobni        All News        Twitter To Start Showing Ads Tailored To Users
Samsung Starts Shipping 55- and 65-inch 4K TVs to Korea     Consumer Electronics News      Native Instruments Introduces The TRAKTOR KONTROL Z1

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
Samsung Introduces Galaxy Tab Iris Equipped with Iris Recognition Technology
Huawei Sues Samsung Over Mobile Patents
Samsung Expands 750 EVO SSD With Availability and Increases Capacity to 500GB
Samsung, LG to Unveil Their Display Technologies at SID 2016
LINE FRIENDS Accessories Come to Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 edge
Samsung Ties Up with Alibaba In Mobile Payments: report
Samsung And LG Electronics To Offer Accerss To More Games Though Their Smart TVs
Samsung Gear Fit 2 And Gear Icon X Earbuds Coming Next Month
Samsung To Develop Chips For Self-driving Cars: report
Samsung Develops 3rd Generation 14-Nano FinFET Low-power Process
Strong Galaxy S7 Sales Keep Samsung's Profit High
Samsung Developer Conference Showcases New Smart TV Tools

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2016 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .