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How to sideload apps onto Amazon's Fire TV

Installing apps from the Google Play Store can greatly expand your streaming-video catalog. We'll show you the tricks to make it work.

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Sling TV app heads to Amazon's Fire TV with deep device discounts in tow

Commit to three months of Sling TV, and get a free Fire TV Stick or $50 off the Fire TV set-top box.

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BitTorrent starts producing original TV shows in a quest to reform its image

BitTorrent is getting serious about transforming the BitTorrent protocol into a serious distribution method for legal media.

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You probably missed these movies when they were in theaters, but now you can stream them on Netflix!

Oscar nominees are often recognized for their body of work as much as their current roles. Now’s your chance to see other gripping work from Michael Keaton (Birdman) and Rosamund Pike (Gone Girl) among others.

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Amazon Echo update lets you control iTunes, Pandora, and Spotify with your voice

A new software update for Amazon's virtual assistant device lets you use spoken commands to control iTunes, Pandora, and Spotify playback.

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Amazon to stream its television series ‘Transparent’ for free this Saturday only

To celebrate the show's two Golden Globe wins, Amazon is temporarily taking its critically acclaimed outside its paywall.

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Amazon promises dozens of films as original-content war with Netflix heats up

Unlike Netflix, Amazon also plans to release the films to theater chains before Amazon Prime subscribers can get them.

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Six decades after writing for Sid Caesar, Woody Allen returns to a very different kind of television via Amazon Prime

Allen isn't new to TV, but today's TV will be new to him. What might we expect to see?

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Amazon and Netflix snag Golden Globe awards as web shows ascend

Kevin Spacey wins actor accolades for House of Cards, while Jeffrey Tambor helps Amazon's Transparent take a pair of awards.

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Amazon announces 13 new Prime Video shows to debut on January 15

And it's bad news for X-Files fans as creator Chris Carter’s drama ‘The After’ didn’t make the final cut.