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Report: Android TV shows Google hasn't given up on set-up boxes

OK, so Google TV never took off. Enter Android TV, a new set-up box interface according to leaked documents.

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10 classic Asian action films streaming on Netflix

From Hong Kong to Japan, these martial arts movies bring plenty of action, and beautiful storytelling too.

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Hands on with the Tablo DVR: Over-the-air TV to go

Another box to tempt cord-cutters! This one records over-the-air TV and sends it to your tablet or computer—no actual television set required.

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Missing Pieces: Wrapping up the week's must-know gaming news

Another Halo project minus Neil Blomkamp, Amazon lays down the hammer of judgment, and Oculus takes a big bite out of Valve—this is all the game news fit to print for the week of March 31.

How to get up to speed on "Game of Thrones"

HBO's "Game of Thrones" returns Sunday. Show expert Monty Ashley has some tips about how to catch up in advance of the premiere.

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Roku Streaming Stick review: Big Roku experience in a downsized package

It looks like a Chromecast, but packs all the channels of a full-size Roku box...with just a couple of trade-offs.

Fire TV, Cortana, HTC One, and the pains of cord cutting

Amazon's Fire TV and the battle for the living room, why cord cutting won't work for sports fans, the new HTC One phone, and Cortana versus Siri versus Google Now.

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Eyes-on: Oculus Rift's position-tracking Dev Kit 2 VR headset blows the first Dev Kit away

We have hands-on impressions of Oculus's Dev Kit 2, if anyone still wants to read them. Also, EVE: Valkyrie news inside.

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Amazon's Fire TV hints at bigger plans for the living room

Fire TV could be a doorway to online shopping as well as just games and movies

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Amazon's Fire TV skates to where the Apple TV puck is

Amazon's new Fire TV is a direct shot across Apple's bow, and a clear indication that the battle for users' living rooms is now underway.

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Gamers have plenty to be fired up about with Fire TV's games lineup

So you bought an Amazon Fire TV. Now what games can you buy? Some pretty big ones, it turns out.

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Why cord cutters get shut out from MLB.TV

Ditching cable or satellite TV means giving up a lot of live sports coverage. And that's unlikely to change any time soon.

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Amazon's Fire TV: set-top box meets game console

Amazon isn’t revolutionizing the streaming space, but game support boosts Fire TV above its competitors.

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Goat Simulator review: Goat + physics sandbox = dumb fun

Goat Simulator is real dumb, but real fun.

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Xbox One update brings DVR functionality to SmartGlass

Microsoft's second-screen technology receives an update to allow DVR compatibility and some minor game improvements.