Canela.TV App Debuts On Samsung TV

Canela.TV, one of the first AVOD streaming services for U.S. Hispanics, has launched its app on Samsung TV. Samsung TV owners/users can now enjoy a complete library of Spanish-language movies and series with the Canela.TV app on VOD and on linear FAST Channels. Integrated into Samsung’s SmartTV platform, Samsung TV owners can access 27 global and […]

Starz Expands OTT To Samsung Smart TVs

Starz said its app now works on select Samsung smart TVs, a move by the media company to further expand the reach of its direct-to-consumer programming. The news comes just a few months after Starz launched its app on Amazon Fire TV.

Facebook Launching App For Apple, Amazon

The social network on Tuesday announced a new app for set-top boxes, including Apple TV, Amazon Fire TV and the Samsung Smart TV. The app will let you watch the same kinds of video you can already find on Facebook, but (presumably) on a much larger screen.

The Looming Danger of Your Spying SmartTV

With concern about what the next generation of Internet-connected TVs are capable of doing, one group is seeking the legal OK to pry open the software. Interest in the issue is mounting following the recent report that Samsung’s Internet-connected SmartTV advises owners to “please be aware that if your spoken words include personal or other sensitive information, that information will be among the data captured and transmitted to a third party.”