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What to Do When Your NVIDIA Shield Won’t Turn On

As good as it is, the NVIDIA Nvidia Shield still runs into issues, usually centered on display issues where it won’t turn on.  This article covers a troubleshooting checklist of steps to take when you run into this issue.  As always, you’ll want to pack your patience and put your troubleshooting hat on. Let’s fix …

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11 Alternatives to GeForce Now for the NVIDIA Shield & PC

You used to need either a high-end gaming PC or a next-gen console if you wanted to play the latest games. There are more options than ever for gamers looking to play their games through the cloud. Shield TV owners are already familiar with NVIDIA’s GeForce Now cloud gaming service. If not, I cover it …

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How to Fix the Netflix UI-800-3 Error on NVIDIA Shield

Occasionally, the Android TV version of Netflix has a bug that throws an error code UI-800-3. But what does that mean, and how do you fix it? Thankfully, there’s an easy fix. This article will show you how to fix a Netflix UI-800-3 error on the NVIDIA Shield TV and other devices. What Does Netflix …

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How to Download & Use The Amlogic USB Burning Tool

Installing new firmware on your Android TV box is a great way to get additional features or fix some pesky bugs. Many manufacturers have an OTA (Over The Air) process to update their firmware. If your device doesn’t have OTA updates, you can still flash your firmware using the Amlogic USB Burning Tool. Important Notes: …

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SmartTubeNext: Ad-free YouTube on Your Android TV

These days, you probably watch more YouTube videos than you used to. Personally, I have YouTube constantly playing music in the background while I’m working, and I hate being constantly interrupted by ads.  Adblocking services have become extremely popular, especially since the beginning of 2020. Many people install these services to skip annoying pre-content and …

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How to Change/Disable Netflix Button on NVIDIA Shield Remote

Let me ask you a question. How often do you accidentally press the Netflix button on your NVIDIA Shield TV remote control? Almost every time you pick it up, right? Want to know how to disable or remap the button to do something useful? This article will walk you through how to disable or change …

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Sony Bravia TV Keeps Restarting: Here’s How to Fix It!

Some people run into a problem where their Sony Bravia TV keeps restarting, which sometimes interrupts them and causes problems. Sure, you don’t want your TV to run all day, but you don’t want it to turn off in the middle of your show. Since this problem pops up and keeps happening, here are some …

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Best Web Browser for Android TV: Tested [2022 Update]

How would you feel if you could browse the Internet directly on your Android TV? While Android TV doesn’t have a web browser installed by default, you can install most popular web browsers like Chrome, Firefox, and Opera. Even a few web browsers are custom designed for your Android TV, like Puffin. This article looks …

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How to Download & Install Aptoide TV

A couple of years ago, I found out about this free alternative app store called Aptoide TV. Since then, it’s become one of the most popular alternatives to the Google Play Store and Amazon App Store.  But here’s what I really like about Aptoide: they have a full version of their app store specifically for …

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