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The Binge-Watch List: The Killing won't stay buried

It's been canceled twice, but when has that ever kept a show down? Monty Ashley tells you whether the latest -- and likely last -- season of The Killing is worth your time on Netflix.

Netflix streams its way past HBO in subscriber revenue

Reed Hastings took to Facebook to boast about how his streaming video service is giving the pay cable giant a run for its money.

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Twitch starts scanning for copyrighted audio, silences own videos for infringment

The game streaming giant also changed up the rules for archives, eliminating the ability to archive full-length streams for longer than sixty days.

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With Merlin deal, Pandora hopes to make beautiful music with indie artists

The streaming music service has inked its first deal with a music rights body -- Merlin, which represents more than 20,000 independent record labels and distributors. It's going to mean changes to how you discover music on Pandora.

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Justin.tv goes off the air

With all signs pointing to a Google purchase of Twitch, the company behind Justin.tv has shut down the live video service to focus its attention on its popular site for streaming game play.

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More content for the Fire TV, from sources other than Amazon

Four months after its launch, Amazon's set-top box gets new channels from Disney, MLB, Animal Planet, and more.

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For those about to rock, 10 music films to stream

One good thing about music films: when they hit you, you feel no pain.

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Nonlinear Film Technology lets you (and the rest of the audience) be the director

Think of this like Choose Your Own Adventure, for movies, with a group. Plus, you get a legitimate excuse to use your cell phone during a film!

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Samsung's Milk Music service adds $4 per month premium subscription option

Plunking down your cash enables a handful of useful features, but fear not, thrifty listeners: The no-cost version remains ad-freeā€”for now.

Netflix, AT&T hammer out interconnection deal to boost streaming video speeds

Netflix is quickly racking up interconnection deals with the major U.S. ISPs in 2014. AT&T is the latest to grab a chair at the Netflix interconnection buffet.

Streaming music pioneer Rhapsody finally hits 2 million subscriptions

That's only 20 percent of Spotify's total, but it's still nothing to sneeze at.

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Xbox Entertainment Studios is doomed, original online programming efforts are not

Don't expect the likes of Yahoo and Amazon to follow the lead of Microsoft as it abandons efforts to produce original online shows.

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Google reportedly seals deal to gobble up Twitch for $1 billion

A YouTube-Twitch marriage could be a match made in heaven - or hell.

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The Binge-Watch List: Ricky Gervais is actually, alarmingly quite sweet in Derek

He may have made his name playing a series of nasty people, but Ricky Gervais gives a sincere -- and Emmy-nominated -- performance on this Netflix series. Monty Ashley streams Derek to see if it's worth your time.

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Syfy, Philips team up to put Sharknado in a new light

If you've got a Philips Hue connected home lighting system, download the Syfy Sync app for iOS, and your lights will sync up with the action during next week's debut of Sharknado 2 on the cable channel.