New Amazon Fire TV stick unveiled

For the price of just $39, you can now have the Amazon Fire TV Stick. The new device was announced on Monday, October 27th and is set to ship in late November. The price tag seems to provide a direct competitor to both Google Chromecast and the Roku Streaming Media Stick. Amazon is banking on taking it to these competitors to get more customers buying their various content, as well as that annual Prime membership. [Read more…]

New Amazon Fire TV stick unveiled

Amazon Fire TV vs. Apple TV, Roku & Chromecast

Right now on the market there are four primary streaming media services with everyone comparing the Amazon Fire TV vs. Apple TV, Google Chromecast and Roku. Each has their own different aspects with some common similarities among several of them. If you’re struggling to decide which one is best for you, never fear. We’ve put together a brief and comprehensive overview of these four devices along with what you get to help you make the most bang for your buck.  [Read more…]

Amazon Fire TV vs. Apple TV, Roku & Chromecast

Amazon Fire TV on Bestseller List, Goes Out of Stock

The Amazon Fire TV media device is a truly next generation media system which is already hitting a high level of popularity among Amazon customers. Unlike other streaming TV gadgets such as the Chromecast, Roku and Apple TV, the Amazon TV media device may be even more powerful and versatile thanks to voice search and gaming features. You can use the Amazon Fire TV to watch Netflix, Amazon Instant Video, Hulu Plus, Showtime Anytime, YouTube, WatchESPN and many more app channels, as well as to play games and listen to music. The popularity of the device has become apparent. Since it’s only been out since earlier this month, it’s already ranking as a #1 bestselling item on Amazon and currently out of stock on the site. [Read more…]

Amazon Fire TV on Bestseller List, Goes Out of Stock

Amazon Fire TV Unboxing & Overview

The Amazon Fire TV is the newest streaming media set top box for your HDTV. This box allows you to enjoy Prime Instant Video, Netflix, Hulu Plus, and many other channels of media content. The device just started arriving to customers in the past few days and Tech Media Source got to unbox and check out the latest Amazon product as well as its features. Before you purchase the new media device read on and see our newest unboxing video to learn more about the gadget’s specs and features. We also recommend author Shelby Johnson’s latest Amazon Fire TV User Manual ebook for those looking to have more insight and understanding into the use of their device. [Read more…]

Amazon Fire TV Unboxing & Overview

New Roku Streaming Stick Overview & Review

The new Roku Streaming Stick with remote control has now been shipping out to customers at a price point of $49.99, rivaling the Apple TV and Google Chromecast. We recently got our hands on this nifty new streaming media device and got to unbox it and test out the setup. The item is just like you’d get from the Roku set-top boxes, and about the size of a Chromecast. Read on for a bit of background on the device, what’s in the box, setting it up as well as our latest unboxing video for the device. [Read more…]

New Roku Streaming Stick Overview & Review

Roku Streaming Stick vs. Google Chromecast Device

Just recently, the newly-designed Roku Streaming Stick was announced as yet another great way for people to stream media content and watch different programs in the most convenient ways. It ups the ante in terms of the battle between media players, as the price point comes in below that of Apple TV or the Roku 3 box device, yet slightly higher than the Google Chromecast media stick. It is yet to be introduced in the market but there’s already debates heading up comparing the new Roku Streaming Stick vs. Google Chromecast as the streaming media battle is just taking shape. We’ve got the inside scoop on the new device and why it may be a better buy than Google’s dongle. [Read more…]

Roku Streaming Stick vs. Google Chromecast Device

Roku Private Channels: How to Add Hidden Content Channels

For those wondering how to set up Roku private channels or how to add the hidden channels with different content onto your streaming media to your device, this is your guide. Our 2014 publication from author Shelby Johnson, a helpful Roku User’s Manual, helps individuals find some of the best channels for hidden or private content for their device. While the streaming media players have all sorts of featured channels available in the Channel Store such as Netflix, Hulu, HBO and Pandora, there’s also private channels which you can add. Below are the steps to locate and add these content sources on your device. [Read more…]

Roku Private Channels: How to Add Hidden Content Channels

Google Chromecast Specs, Features & Setup

The Google Chromecast dongle is the latest entry into the streaming media content market.  Google has introduced the device to the market for just $35 and it is already making waves as a low-priced option for watching various content on HDTV’s.  The setup is simple, and while there seems to be relatively few content choices (right now), the item may provide even more options going forward.  Let’s take a closer look at what the new Chromecast device offers. [Read more…]

Google Chromecast Specs, Features & Setup