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Apple TV to PlayStation Vue: You complete me

PlayStation Vue is the first live TV streaming service with deep Apple TV integration, and it's pretty neat.

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Roku Premiere and Roku Premiere+ 2018 review: Good deal, bad deal

The 2018 Roku Premiere+ is a great value for 4K HDR streaming. The new Roku Premiere? Not so much.

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Google's lost year in TV

Despite a new Chromecast and Android TV box, Google seems starved for ideas.

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Google's new $35 Chromecast gets a speed boost

The third-generation Chromecast leaves Google out of the cheap 4K streamer wars.

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Xiaomi's Mi Box S gives Android TV a jolt

The Xiaomi Mi Box S combines 4K HDR streaming, Google Assistant voice controls, and Android TV software.

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Google Home Routines: How to put them to use

How to use Google Home Routines for automation and shortcuts.

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Logitech K600 TV review: A keyboard for the couch

Logitech's keyboard-trackpad combo gets a hand from thumb-friendly navigation options.

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Best DVR for cord cutters

TiVo Roamio OTA vs. Tablo vs. Channel Master vs. Plex: None are ideal, but one might work for you.

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YouTube TV lifts most DVR ad-skipping restrictions

You can now rewind, pause, and fast forward through commercials, but not CBS channels.

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Making sense of 4K HDR streaming devices

Buying a 4K HDR streaming device in 2018? Here's what you need to know.

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The Fire TV Stick 4K fixes Amazon's remote problem

Amazon's new Fire TV Stick 4K costs just $50 and adds TV controls to the remote.

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What's with all the new streaming TV services?

New streaming TV services such as SkyStream and Flixon are all being fueled by one obscure company.

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AirTV DVR doesn't quite pick up Sling TV's slack

AirTV now offers subscription-free DVR for cord-cutters, though its Sling TV app integration still needs work.

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Channels DVR review: This is a powerful DVR for cord-cutters, but it's also an expensive one

Channels DVR gets a lot of little things right, but the price is wrong.

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The case for combining live TV streaming services

Hulu, meet Philo: Why you might pair streaming TV subscriptions.