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Fire TV Cube 3rd Gen vs 2nd Gen: What’s New in 2022

In Home Theater by Tim Brennan

In this post, I review Amazon’s two most popular streaming cubes: the Fire TV Cube 3rd Gen vs 2nd Gen. While the 3rd Gen Cube hasn’t been released just yet, I will take an early look at how it measures up based on the specs released by Amazon. I will also take a deep dive into each device to uncover the …

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5 Best Remotes that Work with Alexa [2022 Update]

In Home Theater by Tim Brennan

In this article, I examine five of the best remotes that work with Alexa right now. A few of them also work with Google Assistant. If you are looking for a remote that lets you control your devices using your voice, you have come to the right place. So as not to keep you in suspense, here are my top …

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Amazon Nebula vs Sonos Beam: Does Alexa Raise the Bar?

In Home Theater by Tim Brennan

In the post, I’ll explore the similarities and differences of Amazon Nebula vs Sonos Beam smart soundbars, which have Amazon Alexa built-in. Until now, Sonos has had arguably the best and most popular soundbar with Alexa, the Sonos Beam. Does Amazon’s new Nebula soundbar unseat Sonos? Here’s a quick summary of the main differences: While the Nebula includes Fire TV …

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Control 4 Neeo Remote Review: Better than Harmony?

In Home Theater by Tim Brennan

This is my original review comparing Neeo vs Logitech Harmony that I originally wrote in 2019. With Control4’s acquisition of Neeo, the company now sells the remote through Control 4’s website. .  For now, check out this post I wrote comparing Control 4 Neeo vs SR-260 or this post about the 5 Best Remotes that Work with Alexa. Neeo Remote …

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How To Fix Fire TV Cube Black Screen [2022 Update]

In Home Theater by Tim Brennan

In the article, I help you figure out why you are getting a Fire TV Cube Black Screen. The black screen can appear intermittently for a few seconds every so often during programming or sometimes it will cause the program to become frozen altogether. ?️Editor’s Note: While many of the fixes I pose here will likely also work for Amazon …

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Fire TV Stick vs Cube vs Recast: 2022 Differences Explained

In Home Theater by Tim Brennan

Summary: This article explores some of the key differences between Amazon’s popular Fire TV Cube vs Stick vs Recast. Fire TV is Hot & Getting Hotter ccording to Neilson, 80% of U.S. households have broadband internet, and the popularity of TV-connected devices such as Roku (box and stick), Amazon Fire TV, Apple TV and Google Chromecast, as well as game …

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How To Connect Alexa to Samsung Smart TV [7 Easy Ways]

In Home Theater, How Tos by Tim Brennan

Want to know how to connect Alexa to Samsung Smart TV? In this post, I’ll review seven fast, easy, and relatively inexpensive ways [including a free one!] to hook Alexa up to your Smart TV and home entertainment system.  You can then use Alexa to control your Smart TV with your voice. Pretty cool. Spoiler Alert! If you don’t want …

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Harmony Elite Vs Ultimate One: the ‘Ultimate’ 2022 Comparison

In Home Theater by Tim Brennan

This article examines the pros and cons of the Logitech Harmony Elite Vs Ultimate One smart home remote controls. Or is it Ultimate One vs Elite? Hmm…the plot thickens! Our goal is to help you choose the best Logitech Harmony advanced universal remote control that is right for your needs and budget. Which of these top-two Logitech high-end remotes should …