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Apple's streaming TV service might not be imminent after all

The pursuit of live, local TV stations may be gumming up the process, and Apple reportedly has no TV programmers on board.

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The best of what’s newly streaming on Netflix includes a ‘Beautiful’ find

Explore an animated masterpiece and 8 other emotionally touching movies newly available on popular streaming services this week

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Netflix's website will stop being an abomination soon

An upcoming redesign makes Netflix.com look more like its mobile apps, without the sluggish carousel.

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Sharp's latest 4K TV adds yellow subpixel for 8K resolution

The Aquos 4K Next basically fakes 8K resolution, but will cost over $13,000.

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TiVo says it can ape Aereo legally. What might that service look like?

TiVo plans to bring back Aereo without breaking the law. But what made Aereo great is precisely what made it illegal.

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Report: Apple pulled the plug on its long-rumored HDTV project


The company reportedly couldn't find a good enough reason to wade into the cutthroat TV wars.

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TiVo will soon stream your media library with Plex support

The DVR box rounds out its app lineup by letting users stream their videos, music, and photos from a networked computer.

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Roku 3 review: Voice search is worth shouting about

This media streamer is fast, well designed, and packed with features.

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Panasonic's Firefox OS-based HDTVs have arrived—in Europe, anyway

Panasonic launches six new TVs running the operating system in Europe, but the rest of us will have to wait a while longer to get our hands on one.

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Chromecast gets four more TV network apps; here's what it still needs

Google's streaming video dongle has the support of most major streaming services, though it still has a handful of blind spots.

Leon: The Professional

Jean Reno’s talent was wasted in the abominable ‘Godzilla’ remake; don’t miss him in ‘The Professional,’ now streaming

And don’t miss our film critic’s other picks of the best movies streaming on Amazon Instant Video, Hulu Plus, Crackle, and Fandor.

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Rdio's cheaper music plan combines ad-free radio with a handful of on-demand songs

If you can't decide between Internet radio and on-demand streaming, Rdio's $4 per month plan will give you a bit of both.

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Apple may give social networking another shot with Beats Music reboot

The overhauled Beats Music streaming service is rumored to have a social element for musicians.

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Too many remotes? Sideclick can help (but don't order one yet)

Sideclick's IR attachment adds power and volume controls to Roku and other media streamers, but its existing Kickstarter project is a dead campaign walking.

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Comcast moves fast after withdrawing its bid to acquire Time Warner Cable

The cable and Internet behemoth has made a flurry of product announcements recently. Here’s a recap.