Pleygo online sharing service for LEGO toys goes live

LEGO are near and dear to the heart of any adult who played with them as a child, but if you’re looking to build a collection for your own kids, you’ve likely noticed that the price for a single set has gone up. Way up.

TPmini is an Android Jelly Bean TV box with a camera

The TPmini can best be described as Android-powered (4.1, Jelly Bean) set-top box designed to rest on top of a flat TV screen with a camera pointed in the user's direction.

Video: This little $130 black box runs XBMC Linux

The majority of set-top boxes running XBMC are Android-powered devices. However, The Little Black Box is an Linux-powered set-top device that arrives with XBMC pre-installed.

Report: Amazon prepping TV set-top box

Amazon is reportedly prepping a TV set-top box designed to stream to video and presumably run Android apps from the company's curated storefront.

Bluetimes Android set-top boxes go for $70 and under

Bluetimes recently debuted two Android set-top boxes based on AML8726-MX chipset for less than $70, including shipping.

LG’s curved OLED TV wants to make flat screens obsolete

Now that flat, rectangular screens have become the norm for televisions, it’s hard to believe we were ever satisfied with the huge cube TVs of yesteryear. You might think it doesn’t get any better, but you’d be wrong.

$129 Asus Qube launches on April 23

The Qube can best be described as a $129 set-top box powered by Google's rapidly evolving television platform that runs a specially designed UI designed by the industry heavyweight itself.

Apple wants to change your life again

Apple has successfully redefined and revolutionized a number of stagnating product categories over the years with its iPhone, iPad, iPod and iMac lineup. But what does Cupertino have planned for the next few years?

Report: Apple building a 4K iTV for 2013

Apple is reportedly prepping a 4K ultra HD (UHD) television which could debut by the end of 2013.

Samsung's ultra high-definition (UHD) TV is $40,000

Samsung has officially confirmed pricing for its luxury 85-inch ultra high-definition (UHD) TV. The price tag? $40,000.

TiVo Mini launches for under $100

TiVo has rolled out an impressively small Mini set-top box.

ABC casts a drama about classic monsters

Gothica features Frankenstein and Dracula melodrama.

Slick Roku 3 is 5x faster than previous models

Roku has unveiled its latest media streaming box.

Sony touts personal content station for mobile media

Sony’s Personal Content Station (PCS) can best be described as a 1TB HDD with ports and wireless capabilities designed to backup and store content from mobile devices like smartphones and tablets.  

Intel says it is building a set-top box

An Intel official has confirmed Santa Clara is building a set-top box that will offer a paid video service delivered over the Internet.

$700 Sonos (streaming) Playbar gets official

Sonos has designed a number of impressive multiroom digital music systems over the past few years.

More fallout over alleged Xbox 720 used game block

Earlier this week, we reported that Microsoft's upcoming Xbox 720 (Next) console may block used games and and require a persistent Internet connection.

Nintendo remains skeptical over cloud gaming

Senior Nintendo executives remain (understandably) skeptical over the future of the cloud for console gaming.

Cupertino downplays redesigned Apple TV reports

Cupertino has downplayed reports that its upcoming Apple-branded set-top box will feature a revamped design paired with new hardware and UI.

China considers lifting games console ban

The Chinese government is reportedly considering lifting its 13-year ban on video games consoles.