Walmart Officially Enters The OTT Gadget Biz

A key sales destination for the biggest connected TV device makers, the big box chain is now the competition with its cheap Onn-branded streamers. Google now has one more really effective way to proliferate Android TV.

Walmart Readies Android TV-Powered, Onn-Branded Inexpensive Streaming Stick

Consumers looking to cut the cord for under 20 bucks will have yet another cheap hardware option, according to recently unearthed FCC documents. Walmart is readying an HD-only streaming stick that will be sold under its Onn brand and powered by Android TV, the documents reveal. The “2K” resolution indicated by the filing suggests the device will be inexpensive, given that 4K connected TV devices typically sell for $25 or more.

Ohio News Network Shutting Down Aug. 31

DMA 34

WBNS Columbus, ONN Debut New Websites

Dispatch Broadcasting’s CBS Affiliate WBNS Columbus, Ohio (DMA 34) and co-owned Ohio News Network have launched new 10TV.com and ONNtv.com websites. “Our users told us they wanted us to fix two key components of the sites—adding more video and making it easier to contact the TV stations,” said Craig Friedman, the sites’ managing editor. “Now […]