The team behind New York’s Boxee is road-tripping it to Austin this year in a rented Jeep Cherokee. Besides saving money on airfare, the plan allows the team to stop in Richmond, Atlanta and New Orleans to meetup with about 100 Boxee customers and fans in each location.
“Besides doing a meetup in each one Read More
At long last
The long delayed union between Boxee and Netflix has come to an end; Netflix is now available on the Boxee Box.
Hang-ups over security requirements hampered the Boxee-Netflix partnership earlier this month. Those were the latest in a series of headaches the firm suffered after a hype-building demonstration at the Consumer Electronics Show. Read More
Boxee’s long awaited partnership with Netflix is apparently up and running, but not yet ready for public consumption.
“We’re in a bit of an awkward spot at the moment,” wrote Boxee’s Andrew Kippen on the company blog. “The Netflix app is up and running on Boxee (we watched the intro to Full Metal Read More
Zach Klein was a founder at Vimeo, Svpply and is a co-owner of College Humor and Busted Tees–which made him a star at IAC’s Connected Ventures.
In September 2009, he signed on as head of product at Boxee, the set-top box bringing Internet to the televisions of impassioned early adopters.
At the time, The Observer Read More
Boxee announced some crucial partnerships and demo’ed its sweet iPad app last week at the Consumer Electronics Show.
But the New York-based company has run into some snags with its latest firmware update.
The update was supposed to fix bugs and add content from VUDU, the on-demand movie service.
Boxee released the update out Read More
New York-based Boxee, maker of the eponymous $199 set-top Internet teevee box, is out in Vegas right now for the Consumer Electronics Show.
But the startup is sending home good news.
First, it’s making friends. Boxee announced yesterday that CBS would begin selling episodes through Boxee later in the year–the first content deal Read More
“This is like nerd prom,” said Howcast’s Katy Zack, coming through the door to the packed Irving Plaza ballroom for last night’s Boxee Box launch event.
“More like a nerd rock show,” chimed in NY Tech Meetup’s Nate Westheimer, heading to the bar.
Digerati like Union Square’s Fred Wilson and Foursquare’s Naveen Selvadurai mingled in the Read More
Just in time for Fashion Week, Condé Nast Digital is bringing runway fashions into the living room. Content from Style.com, the online home of Vogue, including photo slideshows and behind-the-scenes videos of runway and parties, are now available on Boxee, the free, Read More
Boxee, the free open-source software that’s set to reinvent the living room, has acquired a $6M round of financing led by General Catalyst Partners, along with financing from their original investors Spark Capital and Union Square Ventures. “[G]iven the momentum and opportunities Read More