The new Web-based set-top box will be based on the dual-core Atom processor and will run Hillcrest's motion control software.
The nation's largest cable provider has confirmed plans to deliver Ultra HD content to its subscribers via a new set-top box called the Xi4 later this year.
Bloomberg reports the company will introduce a device this fall that's dedicated to streaming Internet-based video to TVs.
The chipmaker has been working on new technology for its cable provider customers, including a TV dongle and a chip for faster broadband speeds.
The search giant plans to go head-to-head with Apple, Roku, and Amazon with set-top boxes that can stream media and play games, sources tell CNET.
The purported Amazon game controller looks awfully bulky and includes the familiar "A," "B," "X," and "Y" action buttons.
With rumors hinting at an upcoming streaming device to incorporate more gaming, the Web giant buys the Atlas controller and Arena app-maker.
The online retailer is reportedly cooking up an Apple TV rival for the spring.
It's not the long-anticipated, full-fledged TV set, but the new box could include a version of an App Store or Game Center, according to 9to5Mac.
At CES in Las Vegas, Dish refreshes the Hopper with the ability to record eight shows simultaneously, new Joey set-top boxes that help extend TV functionality anywhere, voice-enabled recommendation, and a Google Glass app.