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Boxee testing new set-top box with HDTV antenna and DVR

Boxee is apparently getting ready to revamp its set-top box offering with the introduction of a new Boxee TV model that merges over-the-air live TV broadcasts, online content and DVR functionality in a single device. That’s according to leaked images…

Boxee unveils dongle to access free broadcast HDTV

Although it's increasingly difficult for cable companies to deny the so-called "cord cutting" phenomenon, media conglomerates still have a stranglehold on many subscribers. It's easier than ever to catch your favorite TV show or movie through legitimate online avenues, but…

D-Link offers Boxee Box remote to PC, Mac users for $50

D-Link today announced the Boxee Remote Control by D-Link (DSM-22). The remote control, which gives Boxee users on PC and Mac what Boxee Box users have had from the very beginning, is now available at Amazon.com, TigerDirect.com, NewEgg.com, and Buy.com,…

Boxee Box update 1.1 improves browser, adds movie trailers

Boxee aims to release a firmware update for D-Link's Boxee Box -- and in the future other Boxee-based devices -- approximately every three months. The last firmware update took place in February (version 1.0.4.17443) so now it's time for the…

Boxee Box finally gets Netflix support

Boxee has released a small Valentine's Day gift for D-Link Boxee Box owners. After a series of delays, the media-streaming device has finally received support for Netflix, which has been the most requested feature since the system's debut last November.…

Boxee Box gets Vudu support, tons of bug fixes

Boxee has finally released a firmware update with Vudu support for the Boxee Box. The media streamer was supposed to receive Vudu last week, but Boxee cancelled the rollout after discovering critical bugs. Users should get the firmware update automatically…

Boxee Box to receive Vudu, Netflix support this month

After a delayed arrival, the Boxee Box finally began shipping in early November -- albeit without support for today's go-to premium video streaming service, Netflix. While that's a pretty significant shortcoming, Boxee pledged to set things straight by adding Netflix…

Boxee Box set to launch November 10

Folks who haven't already crossed an HTPC off their Christmas list might like to know that Boxee has finally announced an official release date for its media streaming cube. The Boxee Box will ship worldwide on November 10 to customers…

Boxee Box will finally ship on November 10

As expected, D-Link's Boxee Box will start shipping on November 10 after a launch event in New York City to celebrate and demo the device and Boxee 1.0. This new version of the Boxee software will initially be available only…

Boxee Box drops Tegra 2 for Atom, preorders open

In a last minute decision, Boxee has decided to power its upcoming set-top device with an Intel chip instead of Nvidia's second-generation Tegra SoC. Apparently, the Tegra 2 just couldn't cut it in the lab. "The major problem we had…