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Dell Cast Turns Venue Tablet into Desktop for $80
Sep 10, 2014 - in News
The $80 Dell Cast wirelessly streams content from the Venue 7 and Venue 8 tablets to a TV, turning it into a bona fide desktop.
Alcatel's Chromecast Rival Will be Cheaper And Arrive This Year
Sep 9, 2014 - in News
The updated Alcatel Home V102 should retail later this year, and takes on Chromecast with a cheaper price tag.
Amazon Instant Video Finally Lands on Android
Sep 9, 2014 - in News
Amazon has finally brought Instant Video streaming to Android via a Google Play update to the Amazon shopping app.
Best Shows to Watch on Amazon Prime Instant Video Now
Sep 3, 2014 - in News
Wondering what to watch on Amazon tonight? Here are the best new streaming television shows and original series on Amazon right now.
Best Shows to Watch on Hulu Right Now
Sep 2, 2014 - in News
Wondering what to watch on Hulu tonight? Here are the best new streaming television shows and original series available on Hulu right now.
Simple.TV Review — A Set-Top DVR for Streaming Live TV
Aug 28, 2014 - in Reviews
If you’re desperate to stream live television to your phone or tablet, Simple.TV is a viable option, albeit an expensive and inconsistent one.
Best Wireless Screen-Mirroring Devices 2014
Aug 7, 2014 - in Reviews
Want to get your smartphone, tablet or computer content onto a TV screen? These products wirelessly transmit video from your gadgets to the TV.
Amazon Fire TV Gets New Apps, Flappy Bird Exclusive
Aug 5, 2014 - in News
Amazon is doubling the app selection for the Fire TV, as well as adding games like Wolf Among Us and Amazon Exclusive Flappy Bird Families
Best and Worst Miracast Receivers 2014
Aug 1, 2014 - in Reviews
With Miracast receivers, you can mirror content from Android devices or Windows PCs on your TV screen. But some receivers work far better than others.
Most-Anticipated Online TV Shows 2014-2015
Jul 30, 2014 - in Reviews
Cable channels aren't the only ones with upcoming TV seasons. We can't wait to watch these new shows from Amazon, AOL, Yahoo and Microsoft.
Apple TV Adds FOX NOW and CNBC Channels
Jul 29, 2014 - in News
Apple TV has received some new updates adding FOX NOW and CNBC channels to its list of content providers.
Best Streaming Players: Chromecast, Roku, Apple TV & More
Jul 17, 2014 - in Reviews
If you want to stream Netflix, Hulu or Amazon to your TV, you need a streaming media player. Here are the best streaming media players of 2014.
Slingbox M1 Review: Easily Stream Live TV Online
Jul 15, 2014 - in Reviews
SlingBox M1 beams live and DVR'd cable or satellite TV over the Net to computers and mobile devices, with good quality and no monthly fees.
G-Box Midnight MX2 Set-Top Box Review: Much Assembly Required
Jul 10, 2014 - in Reviews
Running Android 4.2 and XBMC media software, the Midnight MX2 promises to outperform set-top boxes such as Roku, but falls short of its potential.
Android TV Controller Images Leaked
Jun 30, 2014 - in News
The first images of the Android TV game controller were leaked, showing a standard setup with four face buttons and dual analog sticks.
How to Watch Live TV Online
Jun 25, 2014 - in News
Whether you're a cord cutter or a cable junkie, you want access to live TV. Here are seven ways to watch live TV online or on your phone.
How to Stream Video to a TV from a Mobile Device or Computer
Jun 13, 2014 - in News
You can stream video to your TV from a PC, Mac, iPhone, iPad or Android device. Here's a guide to wireless video-slinging options.
Amazon Prime Music vs. Spotify: It's No Contest
Jun 12, 2014 - in News
Amazon's Prime Music sounds like a sweet deal, but how does it stack up to Spotify? Here's how the two compare.
Amazon Prime Music Arrives to Fight Spotify, Pandora
Jun 12, 2014 - in News
Amazon's new Prime Music service ties into your existing membership to bring unlimited tunes to all your devices.
Aereo TV Streaming Comes to Google Chromecast
Jun 5, 2014 - in News
The Internet TV streaming service Aereo is now available on Google's Chromecast, but a Supreme Court case may put the company in peril.
Xbox One Getting Twitter, Vine and a Wealth of Entertainment Apps
Jun 4, 2014 - in News
Xbox One and 360 are gaining over 45 entertainment apps, including an Xbox One Twitter app that syncs with live TV.
How to Change Your Wi-Fi Network on Chromecast
May 29, 2014 - in News
Change Wi-Fi networks for your Chromecast with this step-by-step guide.
Where to Watch 'The Walking Dead' Online
May 22, 2014 - in News
'Walking Dead' fans without cable can still watch the hit TV show with these cord-cutting options.
Netflix vs. Amazon Prime Instant Video: Face-Off
May 19, 2014 - in News
Amazon Prime Instant Video is a worthy contender in the field of streaming video services, but it still lags behind Netflix where it counts.
TV Shows Added to Popcorn Time Streaming Service
May 14, 2014 - in News
Grab the popcorn: The free torrent-streaming movie service Popcorn Time now offers TV shows, and has a downloadable Android version.
Best Shows on Netflix, Hulu, Amazon and More: May 2014
May 2, 2014 - in News
May blooms with new content from both TV programs now streaming and online originals, while the coming months offer even more original shows.
Apple TV Review: Easy Interface, Limited Content
Apr 28, 2014 - in Reviews
This set-top box may be the best choice for heavy iTunes and Apple product users, but it has less content than competitors and a dated design.
Best Roku Channels 2014
Apr 24, 2014 - in Reviews
Whether you're looking for movies, TV shows, music or kids' programming, these Roku apps rise above the rest.
Roku 3 Set-Top Box Review: Lots of Content, Little Hassle
Apr 22, 2014 - in Reviews
The leader of the streaming player pack, the Roku 3 offers the most content choices, a comprehensive search feature and a remote that enables private listening.
What the Aereo Supreme Court Case Means for You
Apr 22, 2014 - in News
The outcome of the Aereo Supreme Court case could have far-reaching implications for how people consume online content.