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HBO Now launches on Android and Amazon Fire devices

Now that Apple's exclusivity period is over, HBO's new standalone streaming service is available on more platforms.

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Showtime streaming explained: What you get, and how you can get it

Following the footsteps of rival HBO, Showtime now offers a standalone service with no pay-TV subscription required. Here's what you need to know.

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A Hulu intern just made a clever Apple Watch app

Hulu users can now control playback from an Apple TV, Xbox One, PlayStation, or Chromecast straight from the wrist.

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Neil Young to remove music from streaming services because of low sound quality

"I don't need my music to be devalued by the worst quality in the history of broadcasting," Neil wrote on Facebook.

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Sonos announces the Play 1:Tone, its second limited-edition speaker

The $250 Sonos Play:1 Tone is very subtly different from the original Play:1, but unlike the Blue Note Play:1, it has no tie-in with a record label.

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Philips Hue bulb can now perform a video game light show with the Xbox One

With the Xbox One platformer Chariot, Philips Hue bulbs change color and brightness in sync with the on-screen action.

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Apple overhauls iPod touch, adds new colors to iPod family

New iPods are available to order today, with a refreshed iPod touch starting at $199.

Apple is reportedly 'close' to securing broadcast networks for online TV service

New estimates peg Apple's TV service at $10 to $40 per month, with a mix of broadcast and cable channels.

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A plug-and-play gardening system, the Smart Mini Farm lets apartment dwellers grow their own veggies

Click & Grow says its new indoor farming solution can grow enough fresh produce for an entire family.

Selfie time! What to look for in a front-facing Android phone camera

Reward your narcissism by bringing home the best phone for snapping selfies.

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StreamSquid says it’s a legitimate spiritual successor to the sued-out-of-existence Grooveshark

The new service lets Grooveshark users import their old playlists and then stream the tracks from YouTube and SoundCloud.

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Eddystone beacons let Google pinpoint exactly where you stand

Just like Apple's iBeacon technology, Google's Bluetooth-based tracking opens up new uses that just aren't possible with GPS and Wi-Fi.

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Amazon's 'Prime Day' birthday blowout promises more deals than Black Friday

Amazon's big Black Friday-style sale begins on Wednesday, but Walmart wants to play too.

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TiVo iOS app now supports AirPlay mirroring on Apple TV

For the first time, TiVo users can stream their DVR content to a third-party TV box, though it's far from being an ideal solution.