SkyStream Streaming Media Player News

What can the new SkyStream Max | AndroidTV Streaming Media Player do?

Posted by Phil Lelle on

The new SkyStream Max | AndroidTV Streaming Media Player is an extremely versatile, completely customizable streaming device that can not only make your life easier but also expand your entertainment options significantly! Here's how: Google Assistant - With the "Hey Google" option built in, this small device can act like your own personal assistant. Making grocery lists, adding events to your personal calendar and even letting you know where and when your favorite show will be streaming or airing. It's as simple as pushing the little white button at the top of your remote and saying "Hey Google". Some of the...

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Setting up your NEW SkyStream Max | AndroidTV Streaming Media Player

Posted by Phil Lelle on

So you've received your new SkyStream Max and want to get set up ASAP!?! Great - the best part about the SkyStream Max is it walks you through the entire set up process making it so easy that anyone could do it! Upon plugging in your SkyStream Max you'll notice the SkyStream Max logo then the AndroidTV boot animation. Let the device start up and the next screen you will see is the remote pairing screen. Make sure the batteries are in the remote, stand just a few feet away and press and hold the BACK BUTTON (arrow pointing left)...

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The NEW SkyStream Max | AndroidTV Streaming Media Player

Posted by Phil Lelle on

The wait is finally over and the new SkyStream Max | AndroidTV Streaming Media Players have arrived! After 10 years of being in business, SkyStream Technologies has partnered with Google in developing this amazing streaming player! What's the difference between this and our older devices? TONS! In the past, we developed our own operating system on the AOSP (Android Open Source Platform) leaving plenty of room for bugs, bad updates and more. Although the old players were amazing - they were not perfect. This device is. From the initial startup, you are walked through an easy to follow, step by...

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Change the Settings On Your Stock SkyStream III or III Plus Remote

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We've heard so many great things about the SkyStream III and III Plus. It's great to hear that so many of you are enjoying these amazing devices. There's one setting on the remote that can make these boxes even more enjoyable.  We've heard that some boxes won't turn back on with the standard remote. Well...not to worry! There's nothing wrong with the box! There's a simple setting change that can make it so the box is turned on and off with the stock remote. Here's how to change it. The pictures show a SkyStream III Plus, but the instructions are...

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The evolution of TV and how we watch it

Posted by Peter Mitchell on

In this article we are going to give a brief history of TV, when and why it became a paid service and how we are watching TV differently now. The first regularly scheduled TV broadcast happened in 1928 in a small suburb in Washington D.C. It was a revolutionary technology that would forever change the world! Here is a sample picture of what the TV image would have looked like in 1928.   Over the next few years the resolution and technology for broadcasting TV signals improved. From 1928 to 1948 more and more TV station broadcasts were made available to...

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