Facebook might have a solution to its free WiFi's shortcomings Facebook knows that a key limitation of its Terragraph gigabit WiFi system is how it falls apart over long distances. Line of sight is kind of a pain that way and even a 7GBPS data signal degrades when there's a nearby object blocking its path. So it's devised a workaround for it with a code framework that helps nodes on the network make faster, autonomous decisions about data routing. Open/R will eventually be open-so..
Why I Joined the Cord Cutting Revolution [guest post] We chat with different types of Roku customers every day – some cord cutters who strictly stream, others who have cable, and many cord shavers who fall somewhere in between. To share his perspective and expertise on cord cutting, we’ve invited Luke Bouma from Cord Cutters News for a new guest blog series. Please help us welcome Luke to the Roku Blog! My family started our cord cutting journey back in January, 2014, after we r..
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Search & Cast Full FREE Movies by Genre on Yahoo Find 100’s of full FREE movies & TV (by genre) for casting using a simple YAHOO Video Search A simple video search for – say – “Full FREE movies on YouTube” brings up 100’s of results in a “cast-friendly” cinema mode format. Hover over the search results and the video plays in browser. Or, click to open in a nicely done cinema mode format. Using the chrome browser, a cast icon is available to cast directly to TV using many of the p..
Google gives devs more tools to build and maintain their apps Google Analytics has been one of the most important tools for web developers since its launch a decade ago. Now, Google is hoping its Firebase service can do the same for Android, iOS and mobile web development. At its I/O developers conference today, the company announced Firebase Analytics, a free new tool that'll give you a better sense of how people are actually using your apps. Additionally, Firebase is getting new..
Sky will begin 4K broadcasts on August 13th When Sky launched its new Q service , blurring the lines between live TV and on-demand content, it also laid the groundwork to make the leap to 4K. However, while the top-end Sky Q Silver box has supported Ultra HD output from the get-go, we've only been given pretty vague assurances customers would be able to make full use of the hardware sometime this year. Turns out they won't have to wait much longer, as Sky announced today that Ult..