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Your Samsung Smart TV could soon control your lighting, air conditioning and fridge

Your Samsung Smart TV could soon control your lighting, air conditioning and fridge

By 27 December 2013

Samsung has released a new version of its development kit for its Smart TV platform that includes an expansion of the devices that are compatible with the system. This essentially enables developers to create applications that can control other home appliances,... >>

LG's first webOS smart TV to be shown at CES

LG's first webOS smart TV to be shown at CES

By 19 December 2013

LG will unveil its first webOS television at CES from 7 January. It will be a debut for the operating system it purchased from HP in an LG smart TV. Company researcher Hong Sung-pyo revealed the news during a semiconductor event in Seoul. He also announced... >>

Wuaki.tv app is coming to LG's Smart TV range

Wuaki.tv app is coming to LG's Smart TV range

By 5 December 2013

Wuaki.tv has partnered with LG Electronics, bringing the online streaming service and its entire catalogue of movies and TV shows to LG Smart TVs. Wuaki.tv is an on-demand internet media company and subsidiary of e-commerce giant Rakuten. It is accessible... >>

Opera TV Snap helps you turn your Dailymotion video channel into a Smart TV app in a minute

Opera TV Snap helps you turn your Dailymotion video channel into a Smart TV app in a minute

By 11 July 2013

Opera has teamed with Dailymotion to create a new piece of software that can turn your Dailymotion video channel into a Smart TV application. And what's more, it takes less than a minute, the company says. Opera TV Snap allows the user to turn his or... >>

Could Samsung's Charge advert by Romain Gavras be its best ever? (video)

Could Samsung's Charge advert by Romain Gavras be its best ever? (video)

By 12 April 2013

To get across the S Recommendation and motion control aspects of its latest Smart TV, Samsung hired Grammy-award winning director Romain Gavras to put together an advert that has you glued to it all the way through. In just one-and-a-half minutes, the... >>

Samsung holding 20 March media event focused on its Smart TV

Samsung holding 20 March media event focused on its Smart TV

By 19 March 2013

Samsung is set to hold a media event on 20 March to unveil the latest in its Smart TV line. It's not clear what will be announced exactly, but a new HD (4K perhaps?) television with Samsung's Smart Hub pre-loaded seems to make sense.  Like its huge Galaxy... >>

The many flavours of Samsung's 2013 TVs: S9 UHD, F9500 OLED, F8000 LED, F8500 plasma

The many flavours of Samsung's 2013 TVs: S9 UHD, F9500 OLED, F8000 LED, F8500 plasma

By 7 January 2013

Samsung has detailed its line-up of 2013 Smart TVs, with every technology on offer, including LED, plasma and OLED, with ultra high-definition LED offering the highest resolution and the largest sizes. Samsung Smart TVs in 2013 come with a range of features... >>

You won't just need a Magic Remote for an LG Smart TV, you can also use your finger

You won't just need a Magic Remote for an LG Smart TV, you can also use your finger

By 7 January 2013

LG has added gesture control to its 2013 Smart TV range. As well as including the new, redesigned Magic Remote and Voice Mate – vocal commands - you can now use just your finger to control the company's latest televisions. Thanks to the inclusion of... >>

New Samsung Smart TV design revealed in CES poster: What does 'S Recommendation' feature do?

New Samsung Smart TV design revealed in CES poster: What does 'S Recommendation' feature do?

By 7 January 2013

The saying "the early bird catches the worm" is definitely true when it comes to CES. Not only have the most eagle-eyed caught a glimpse of the Sony Xperia Z on the trade show floor a day before it is due to be announced, but just visiting the Las Vegas... >>

Archos TV Connect turns your HDTV into an Android smart TV

Archos TV Connect turns your HDTV into an Android smart TV

By 3 January 2013

Archos has announced the Archos TV Connect, an interesting solution to getting Android on your existing HD television. Forget the set-top boxes or cables from your tablet - Archos TV Connect gives you all the components of a tablet, using your existing... >>