Walmart’s Vudu Spark streaming stick now on sale

US retail giant Walmart has started selling its own Chromecast-rivalling HDMI streaming stick, called the Vudu Spark, for US$25.  The device comes with a remote control, plugs into a user’s TV and acts as a WiFi-powered streaming gateway for the Walmart’s Vudu movie and TV store. To activate their Vudu Spark, users sign in or […]

WalMart to launch Chromecast rival Vudu Spark

WalMart is gearing up to launch a Vudu-branded HDMI streaming dongle, according to documents filed with the FCC, in an apparent bid to take on the likes of Google’s Chromecast. According to the filings, which were first picked up by tech blog Gigaom, the device, called Vudu Spark, will connect to a users’ WiFi and […]

TiVo partners with Walmart to offer Vudu

TiVo has added Walmart’s subscription-free, video-on-demand movie and TV service, Vudu, to its DVR devices. Vudu lets users rent or buy new release movies and TV shows, and access their Ultraviolet cloud library. Its content library includes TV shows from companies like CBS, Comedy Central, HBO, MTV, National Geographic, and Showtime, as well Hollywood and independent movies. “Vudu […]