The Stochastic Game

Ramblings of General Geekery

Posts with tag 'media'

    The Roku Remote

    From The Verge: In a sign of how far Apple is willing to go to continue raising the profile of Apple TV Plus, the company has worked out a deal with Roku that will give the streaming video service its own shortcut button. This is the first time a branded Apple TV Plus button has appeared on any remote control. I’ve been a Roku user for years, dating back to when their devices were basically shitty under-powered little pieces of cheap plastic with a laggy interface (the current models in comparison are good, decently smooth-going, and get the job done).

    It's a Good Time to be a Geek

    News of movie or TV adaptations come and go all the time but today my io9 RSS feed brought me a trio of titles that are directly related to my tastes: News that the Vampire Chronicles’s TV show seems to be coming for real via Hulu (I’m just sad Bryan Fuller isn’t involved anymore but apparently he’s good friends with the showrunner so it might still turn out pretty).