Daily Deals (2-24-2020)

So you signed up for that CBS All Access 1-month free trial I told you about on Friday, but now you’re looking for an easy way to stream to your TV? You’re in luck, because Amazon is running a sale on Fire TV media streamers, which means you can pick one up for as little […]

2nd-gen Amazon Fire TV Stick hack: Unlock the bootloader, install custom recovery

Amazon’s 2nd-gen Fire TV Stick (the 1080p model that has a list price of $40) is powered by a MediaTek processor, much like Amazon’s Fire tablets. So it should come as no surprise that the same exploit that hackers have been using to unlock the bootloaders and root the latest 7 inch and 8 inch […]

Deals of the Day (6-21-2018)

Amazon’s new Fire TV Cube may be available today for $120… but if you don’t want hands-free voice controls for your TV, you can score pretty good choices on cheaper media streamers today. Amazon is selling refurbished Fire TV devices for as little as $30, and you can pick up a refurbished 1080p Roku stick for $35 […]

Deals of the Day (6-11-2018)

Amazon’s new Fire TV Cube may be up for order for $120, but if you don’t need the Alexa smart speaker functions, you can save some money by picking up one of Amazon’s cheaper Fire TV devices… and today they’re cheaper than usual. The online retailer is selling the 4K-ready Amazon Fire TV for $50 […]

Deals of the Day (3-16-2018)

Amazon is continuing to offer the 4K HDR-ready Fire TV media streamer for $45 (or $25 off its list price) to Prime members today, and the 1080p-ready Fire TV Stick is on sale for $25 (or $15 off). But those aren’t the only deals on media streamers today. Best Buy is running a 2-day sale […]

Deals of the Day (1-19-2018)

Didn’t get a chance to pick up a cheap media streaming device during the 1,001 Black Friday sales that took place between November and December? Amazon’s selling refurbished Fire TV Sticks for $30 today, which is about $10 less than the price of a new one. Or you can snag the latest Roku Streaming Stick […]