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Watching Online Videos on XBox Now Easier Than Ever with iMediaShare’s PlayTo TV

Stefan Lilov
posted this on November 29, 2012 08:05 PM

Watch online videos on TV with iMediaShare and Xbox

Watch What You Want Where You Want with Latest iMediaShare Release and Microsoft Game Console Xbox 360, Bringing New Content with Better Discovery and Entertainment Features.

Uniondale, NY – November 29, 2012The award-winning content discovery and playback solution iMediaShare rolled out a new version, aimed to perfectly complement Microsoft’s Game Console Xbox 360 and spoil users with fresh new content, and even greater and smoother connected experience. Widely popular with iPhone and Android smart device fans, iMediaShare offers easy discovery and instant viewing of online videos on any screen within the connected home. From browsing and making your pick from an extensive selection of channels featuring sports, news, business, nature, entertainment, shows and many others, to sharing personal photos and videos on the biggest screen in your house, the Xbox and iMediaShare tandem make it easy and fun to enjoy online and personal content, anywhere and at any time.

“Microsoft XBox 360’s latest update brought PlayTo audio and video streaming functionality to the popular game console and the iMediaShare team swiftly introduced support for the device, ensuring even sleeker operation for iMediaShare and Xbox loyal fan base.” comments Metodi Filipov of iMediaShare. “With Microsoft’s relentless push to solidify the Xbox’s position as the main media device in the connected home, iMediaShare’s unique features like super easy content discovery, intuitive playback control, and seamless shifting to other screens are invaluable additions to the Xbox connoisseur’s home entertainment experience.”

Via the iMediaShare application Xbox 360 fans get access to a treasure trove of new content and can have real fun using their phone, tablet or PC to search and enjoy online videos, music and photos – with no cables, configuration or additional set-up required. iMediaShare’s simple and functional interface, created by an expert mobile UX team, enables head-up control with no need to look at the screen, just the way you’d use a TV remote. Natural gesture control has the users intuitively tap the screen to pause playback, tap again to resume, slide left and right to load previous or next video, up and down to control the volume and others. Users can smoothly transfer the experience back to any mobile device or onto a TV in another room at any time during playback.

iMediaShare is available for iOS and Android as a free or premium HD-enhanced download. Xbox users can now browse and enjoy many new and popular sources such as Break, Vimeo, NASA, Deutsche Welle, France 24, TED Talks, Content1 and more. Personal media from social sharing sites such as Facebook and Picasa can also be easily accessed and viewed on TV.

 

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Joe Staltare

How do you play actual movies from your iPhone to the Xbox 360? It only lets me play personal videos.

January 10, 2013 05:13 AM
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