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Apple TV 4K Hits the Streets

Apple announced its new Apple TV 4K Ultra High-Definition (Ultra HD) streaming media player.

CyberLink Rolls Out PowerDVD 16

CyberLink Corp. announced its new PowerDVD 16 media playback software, which is available in Live, Ultra, Pro and Standard versions.

Streaming Media Players Prove Popular

Parks Associates announced it reckons that 14% of U.S. broadband households plan to buy a streaming media player by the middle of 2016.

Chromecast Still King of the Hill

Strategy Analytics announced it reckons that Google’s Chromecast commands 35% of the connected TV device market.

Clunky Smart TVs Face Fierce Competition

Strategy Analytics announced it reckons that Smart TVs face fierce competition from dedicated game consoles, Blu-ray players and other dedicated streaming media devices.

Apple Gussies Up Apple TV

Apple announced the latest iteration of its Apple TV digital media device, which features the new Siri Remote and tvOS operating system.

Apple Music Service Launches June 30

Apple announced its new Apple Music streaming music service for iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Mac, PC, Apple TV and Android phones.

Amazon is on Fire

Strategy Analytics announced it reckons that Amazon took a 30% share of shipments in the US Digital Media Streamer market in the first quarter of 2015.

Will Android TV Crush, Kill, Destroy?

IHS Technology announced it reckons that Google’s Android TV platform has the potential to disrupt the landscape for streaming media players.

Tough Sledding for Apple TV

Strategy Analytics announced it reckons that Apple TV market share will fall to 27% in 2014 from 38% in 2012.

Americans Embrace Streaming Media Players

Parks Associates announced it forecasts that more than 25% of U.S. households will own a streaming media player by 2015.

Two Billion Connected TV Devices by 2018

Strategy Analytics announced it forecasts that the global installed base of Connected TV devices (Smart TVs, game consoles, Blu-ray players, etc.) will exceed two billion units by 2018.

CE Devices Continue to Get Connected

Parks Associates announced that one of its surveys reports that 64% of U.S. broadband households have at least one consumer electronics device connected to the Internet.

Streaming Media Players Holding Their Own

SNL Kagan MRG announced it reckons that worldwide shipments of streaming media players reached nearly 15 million units in 2013.

Devices Go Over-the-Top in 2013

IHS announced it reckons that more than 1.7 billion devices capable of accessing Over-the-Top (OTT) broadband content, such as Netflix and Hulu, will ship by the end of the year.