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The Binge-Watch List: Streaming down the House

Missed any House episodes during the show's eight-season run on broadcast TV? You can get reacquainted with the cantankerous doctor via Netflix.

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Hands on with PlayOn and PlayLater, an iffy media server

PlayOn and PlayLater put more of Hulu and other web video on your TV, well, when they work anyway.

Show me the apps: Here's what's still missing from Chromecast

The Chromecast isn't quite a year old, and its roster of supported apps is growing. So we asked some holdouts about their plans to Cast or not to Cast.

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EndlessTV is a cool way to watch free videos without ads

New app provides a continuous stream of videos, without the ads.

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TuneIn grafts social and personal features onto plain old terrestrial radio

Users can now "follow" their favorite radio stations, programs and users.

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Xbox's Halo series may strike covenant with Showtime

That's according to Variety, which says a more traditional TV program will air on the pay TV channel, as opposed to the interactive version Xbox Entertainment Studios is developing for Xbox consoles.

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The 20 best Chromecast apps, and counting

Google's $35 streaming stick is quickly catching up to boxes like Apple TV and Roku as more and more apps add support.

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Silicon Valley episode 5: Let go my logo

Pied Piper needs to get serious, and spending $10,000 to have a graffiti artist paint an obscene logo on your garage door, probably isn't the best way to show your newfound commitment.

Rdio plans free ad-supported streaming service

Cumulus Media, which owns a 20 percent stake in Rdio, says the service is coming later this year and will feature content from Cumulus's radio stations.

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Batter up: Movies about baseball and life, streaming on Netflix

Time to indulge in America's pastimes: Baseball, sure, but also watching movies.

Apple vs. Samsung, Google+, iTunes, and location apps

Apple vs. Samsung: What is it good for? The same goes for Google+, iTunes, and location-based applications. Apparently we're all grumpy. With guests Philip Michaels, Dan Miller, and Leah Yamshon.

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5 classic films to stream for free on YouTube

From John Wayne to Alfred Hitchcock, the public domain films on YouTube are free to watch and free from guilt.

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Hulu will bring free, full TV episodes to mobile users, along with ads

Previously, you had to be a Hulu Plus subscriber to watch full episodes of shows. Starting this summer, mobile users will be able to watch ad-supported episodes, just like you can on the Web.

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Spotify paints its Android app black, expanding service's dark visual overhaul

After coming to the web, desktop, and iOS earlier in April, Spotify's refresh comes to Android.

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It's not TV, it's… YouTube? HBO turns to video site for series debuts

You can currently watch the first episode of Last Week Tonight with John Oliver on the video-sharing site. And it's not the first time the pay TV channel has made full episodes available for free on YouTube.