Avner Ronen

  • Boxee CEO To Big Media:  "Resistance Is Futile"

    Boxee CEO To Big Media: "Resistance Is Futile"

    With all the new Internet TV boxes and services sprouting this holiday season—from Google TV and Apple TV to the Boxee Box, Shufflr, and beyond—there is a lot talk about people cutting their cable cords and just getting all of their TV from the Internet. That is not going to happen anytime soon until the best TV shows and movies become available online at the same time as on TV… Read More

  • CEO Expects TV Networks To Block Boxee Box, Plans Payment Platform To Win Them Over

    CEO Expects TV Networks To Block Boxee Box, Plans Payment Platform To Win Them Over

    TV is coming to the Web and there is nothing that can stop it. Just ask Avner Ronen, the CEO of Web TV startup Boxee. Later tonight, he will announce the general availability of his Boxee Box, a small device you hook up to your TV and the Internet so you can watch video from the Web on your TV. The videos come not only from YouTube, but also from ABC.com, NBC.com, CBS.com, Comedy Central… Read More