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Game of Thrones Season 5

Sling TV subscribers will be able to get HBO as a $15-per-month add-on

There's no need to wait for HBO Now; Sling's streaming video service will reach cord cutters just in time for Game of Thrones.

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This wire-free USB outlet cover is raising a killing on Kickstarter

The SnapPower Charger adds a USB port to any wall outlet with no hand-wiring required.

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How to stream Major League Baseball games to all your favorite devices

Major League Baseball has an impressive streaming package, but make sure you're aware of its pesky blackout rules.

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VidiPath technology promises to make pay-TV streaming seamless and painless

DLNA's new wireless protocol lets you transmit cable-box content to every screen in your home, without any new wires..

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Six factors for finding a new web hosting provider

Looking for a web host? These key factors will help you narrow down your search.

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Amazon Dash Button lets you insta-buy household goods

For those who find shopping too burdensome, the Dash Button nearly automates the whole process.

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Tidal needs lots of improvements to justify its lofty price tag

Yesterday’s cavalcade-of-stars re-launch was fun and all, but the service is no different than it was last week.

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First fictional film lands in Valve's Steam store

And it's just the beginning. Devolver Digital 'will be bringing curated film content to the Steam marketplace' from now on. But do you even want to buy films through Steam?

Manage Your Media More Effectively with NAS

Network attached storage may be your best bet to get those unruly pictures, music files, and videos under control in a flash. Here's your plan of attack.

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Watch out, Withings: Xiaomi's Smart Scale will cost just $16

The Chinese gadget maker is gunning for the connected fitness market with dirt-cheap smart scale.

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Jay Z's Tidal doubles down on streaming for audiophiles

Tidal offers CD-quality streaming music across mobile and the desktop.

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Nest users get a chilly awakening in the UK

File under First World Problems: A glitch related to British Summer Time is causing delays in the morning heating routine for some users.

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Baby Gigl heads to Indiegogo to make your baby's bottle smarter

Slow Control's smart bottle provides real time feedback to help caregivers best pace a bottle feed.

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The essential guide to HomePlug Ethernet adapters (including 7 hands-on reviews)

HomePlug Ethernet adapters that use your home's electrical wiring are great supplements to Wi-Fi networks. We sort through all the iterations and review the top seven models.

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Spotify-powered PlayStation Music goes live on Sony's PS3 and PS4 consoles

It's here Spotify/Playstation fans! Music Unlimited is dead, Spotify has taken its place with an exclusive deal.