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2013-10-16 23:18:37

Pivos announces new media center platform development aimed at expanding consumer and commercial entertainment possibilities. Fremont, California (PRWEB) October 16, 2013 Pivos Technology Group, Inc., a global pioneer in media peripherals and embedded technologies announces its plan to launch its new media platform. The TOFU Media Platform is Pivos’ latest release derived from the highly acclaimed XBMC Media Center. The completely redesigned platform was built to target today’s...

Microsoft To Shut Down MSN TV
2013-07-08 04:12:31

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online MSN TV, the pioneering service that first sought to combine television and the Internet, will be shutting down at the end of September, various media outlets reported on Sunday. Originally known as WebTV, MSN TV was founded by Quicktime and OnLive creator Steve Perlman in 1996, according to CNET's Steven Musil. The service, which allowed subscribers to use their television sets to browse the Web and send e-mail, was acquired by...

Samsung Buys Boxee
2013-07-04 08:01:30

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Samsung Electronics announced on Wednesday it is acquiring streaming media and entertainment startup Boxee in a deal estimated at around $30 million. Founded in 2007, Tel Aviv-based Boxee makes a DVR that stores content in the cloud and lets users watch recordings anywhere without space limitations. The device is an improvement over most DVRs, which allow for a limited number of recordings before the user has to delete shows to...

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