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Hulu with Live TV, first impressions from the beta version: This is a bundle that pretends it's not

Hulu's channel bundle attacks the norms of pay TV service—for better and for worse.

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This is how the bloated TV bundle collapses

TV networks are turning against each other as cable subscriptions decline and streaming bundles fracture the market.

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Sling TV misleads cord cutters with its "a la carte" marketing push

Sling's streaming bundle is more flexible than others, but it's not always cheaper, and it's definitely not a la carte.

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Hulu Live TV launches in beta: What you need to know

Here are all the details on Hulu's new live TV bundle.

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AirTV Player + Adapter review: An imperfect marriage of Sling TV and broadcast televsion

AirTV tries to bring Sling TV and over-the-air channels together, but it's hurt by Sling's limitations.

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Local channels in streaming bundles: Why they're hard to get, and how that's changing

More details on local stations coming to streaming bundles like DirecTV Now and PlayStation Vue.

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Tablo review: A complete over-the-air DVR solution with just a few flaws

Tablo is the simplest whole-home DVR for cord-cutters, despite some performance and feature limitations.

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HDHomeRun and Plex DVR review: For hardcore do-it-yourself cord-cutters only

This combo is a powerful whole-home DVR for over-the-air channels, but the setup's a doozy and you can't time-shift.

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Channel Master DVR+ review: Over-the-air recording that's a bit too basic

This DVR is cheap and simple, but it doesn’t include enough features to justify its price tag.

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TiVo Roamio OTA review: It feels like going back in time

TiVo's over-the-air DVR box feels a lot like cable, for better and for worse.

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What cord-cutting TV antenna users need to know about the FCC's spectrum auction

Big changes are coming to local broadcast TV stations. Here's how they'll affect cord cutters.

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How to cut the cord without resorting to a pricey streaming-TV bundle

The case for a purer form of cord cutting—and against channel bundles like YouTube TV and Sling TV.

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How to limit Xbox One screen time for your kids

Here's how to set up screen time in the Xbox One Creators Update

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Amazon's next Fire TV box: An educated wishlist

What we'd (realistically) like to see in Amazon's next Fire TV

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YouTube TV goes live in five cities, promises more channels to come

YouTube TV launches with all major broadcast networks and plenty of sports, but only in a handful of markets