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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.

Report: U.S. Internet providers allow 'permanent congestion' and want cash to clear it up

Congested connections aren't a net neutrality issue, but they're an argument for more competition.

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

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

Netflix strikes deal with Verizon to speed up streaming, too

Netflix continues to pay money to improve streaming speeds for its services among major U.S. ISPs.

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FCC's new net neutrality proposal: What do we really know?

The controversy over new proposed rules explodes before critics have actually seen them.

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Forget streaming video: For real drama, check out the Netflix-Comcast feud

Grab your popcorn -- Netflix and Comcast are sniping at each other again.

Netflix is finally coming to (some) U.S. cable boxes

Some U.S. cable subscribers are going to be able to ditch their Roku this week and just watch Netflix through their cable provider's TiVo.

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Netflix plans price hike for new U.S. customers

The company's rosy first-quarter results included a record $1 billion in revenue, but not all the news is good: get ready to pay a little more for your streaming fix.