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20 essential Roku channels for dedicated couch potatoes

Roku boasts more than 1500 channels, but that's overkill by far. Install these 20 and you will never, ever run out of stuff to watch.

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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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Slingbox M1 review: Place-shift TV with minimal hassle

Sling brought back the native desktop apps and built Wi-Fi in to its entry-level Slingbox, now called the M1.

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SlingTV aims for a unified TV experience at home and away

Sling Media's new user interface for its flagship Slingbox has a few features sports nuts in particular will love.

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Gigabyte-gobbling Amazon Fire TV bug burns through data caps

A "mosaic" screensaver feature is to blame, not Amazon's ASAP video caching.

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Fan TV nabs Time-Warner support

The svelte set-top box promises to deliver cable and streaming content over the internet, but lacks Amazon, Netflix, and a DVR.

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Amazon's Fire TV voice search to improve this summer

The company is integrating more services into the unified voice search, starting with Hulu Plus, Crackle, and Showtime.

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Fire TV review: Amazon's set-top box is cooking with gas

Amazon's first media streaming product packs plenty of power and a handy voice search feature. Oh, and it plays games too.

Amazon's Fire TV is one hot set-top box

The Fire TV wants to plant Amazon's flag in your living room, along with tons of Amazon-provided movies, TV shows, and even games.

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Hands on with the Tablo DVR: Over-the-air TV to go

Another box to tempt cord-cutters! This one records over-the-air TV and sends it to your tablet or computer—no actual television set required.

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Roku Streaming Stick review: Big Roku experience in a downsized package

It looks like a Chromecast, but packs all the channels of a full-size Roku box...with just a couple of trade-offs.