Fire TV

AFTVnews Goes Dark (for a good reason!)

AFTVnews, the preeminent site for everything Fire TV, is going dormant. At first blush, it appears to be a tremendous…

May 1, 2019

How To Download Amazon Recast DVR Recordings

The Amazon Fire TV Recast DVR may not be much to look at, yet the new entrant appears somewhat hackable…

February 24, 2019

Amazon Fire TV Recast DVR Is Humongous (and not very good)

I finally took possession of an Amazon Fire TV Recast DVR... and, boy, is it is massive. I assume Amazon…

February 20, 2019

Hacking Amazon Fire TV Recast DVR

Now that Amazon's surprise over-the-air Fire TV Recast DVR has been out a few weeks, we've begun to learn more…

November 24, 2018

Recast DVR: Digital Media Developer Weighs In

Long-time digital media developer Jon Maddox, who you may know as half the team behind the stellar Channels app and…

November 15, 2018

Amazon Fire TV Update Closes Gap On Roku

Folks routinely ask for streaming box recommendations. And, for a few years, I took the position that Roku and Fire…

October 3, 2018

Amazon Fire TV Cube Reviews

Amazon Fire TV Cube has arrived ... and the reviews are in! The streamer essentially mates an Amazon Fire TV…

June 21, 2018

Best Buy Drops Roku In Favor Of Fire TV Insignia Televisions

While Best Buy often functions as an uncompensated showroom for online sales, given massive Alexa and Fire TV displays, the…

April 20, 2018