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AT&T U-verse launches Poker Night TV app

AT&T said Monday that it is beginning to support apps for its U-verse TV service on Android smartphones and tablets, beginning with a new Poker Night TV app.

Amazon Prime for iOS update includes Airplay support

Amazon Instant Video customers who own an Apple TV just got an easier way to watch online TV shows and movies they buy through the online retailer on their TV sets.

Comcast quietly launches family text, calendar app

Comcast continues to make a big push in the app arena. According to  Light Reading, the cable company has launched Family Point, an OTT family text messaging and calendar app for both iOS and Android-based smartphones.

Bell Canada app brings TV to wireless connected devices

Bell Canada has marshaled its wireless and wireline telecommunications capabilities to create a new application that expands TV viewing for subscribers with access to Android, iOS and BlackBerry devices via Wi-Fi or mobile connections.

Comcast testing cloud DVR app for iPad and iPhone

Comcast has started testing a new iPad and iPhone application which allows subscribers to access programming from a cloud-based DVR.

Verizon-Disney authentication deal gives FiOS subs access to Watch ABC and Disney apps

Walt Disney Co. said Thursday that it signed a TV Everywhere authentication deal with Verizon which will give FiOS TV subscribers access to mobile video apps Watch ABC, Watch Disney Channel and a multiplatform product it is developing for ABC Family.

DirecTV renames Nomad product 'GenieGO'

DirecTV has quietly rebranded a product that lets subscribers transfer programs stored on DVRs to laptops and Apple's iPad and iPhone as 'GenieGO.'

Time Warner Cable upgrades Android app to support out-of-home viewing

Time Warner Cable said it expanded out-of-home viewing capabilities to its TWC TV app for Android devices.

CBS invests in local broadcast streaming authenticator Syncbak

CBS Corp. said it bought a minority stake in Syncbak, an Iowa-based company that has been pitching broadcasters an authentication platform that could be used to stream local TV station programming to viewers on mobile devices.

Time Warner Cable adds out-of-home viewing to TWC TV app

Time Warner Cable said it'll launch an upgrade for its Apple iOS app on Wednesday that will allow subscribers to view live and video-on-demand programming from several networks outside the home.