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Podcast: Green Day

Chris Breen and Dan Moren contemplate a refined Apple TV interface, tech we're uncomfortable with, and just how green Apple grows.

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Amazon's Fire TV skates to where the Apple TV puck is

Amazon's new Fire TV is a direct shot across Apple's bow, and a clear indication that the battle for users' living rooms is now underway.

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Batter Up: The best ways to watch baseball on your digital devices

Another baseball season is underway, and tech-savvy fans have more ways than ever to stream high-quality video and audio at their command. Here are all the options available so that you never have to miss a single pitch.

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Podcast: I see Apple rumors through Google glass

Serenity Caldwell and Chris Breen return to discuss the weeks news (and rumors). This week, Apple/Comcast sitting in a tree, 10 Google Glass Myths, and who can beat Ren's Threes score?

Podcast: Cooking with gas!

Chris Breen and Serenity Caldwell return to discuss the news of the week including Tim Cook telling climate deniers to shove off, Apple TV hobby no more, and CarPlay and you.

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Six ways to improve the Apple TV interface

Apple's adding more and more content sources to its streaming set-top box. And that's a good thing. But it also presents some new user interface challenges. Here are some suggestions to improve the experience.

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Slingbox gets AirPlay, Roku support and second-screen features

Sling Media's Slingbox place-shifting video device has upgraded its iOS and Android apps to support viewing on HDTVs and enhanced viewing on tablets and smartphones.

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Netflix testing 4K 'UltraHD' video streaming

It's enough to make your broadband data cap tremble in fear: Netflix is testing a few 4K videos on its streaming service.

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TiVo adds out-of-home TV streaming, show downloads

TiVo's DVR has added out-of-home internet streaming and downloads for iOS devices.

The case of the missing Apple TV movies

Sleuth Chris Breen tells you where all your ripped movies have disappeared to since the latest Apple TV update.

Apple TV adds Disney Junior, MLS soccer to its roster

A month after adding a bunch of new Apple TV channels, Apple is at it again with Disney Junior and MLS soccer.

Roku channels its efforts into updated hardware, new content options

Roku sets its hand for the holidays with an updated lineup of streaming set-top boxes.

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Hands-on with the Apple TV 6.0 update

Apple has updated the Apple TV software to version 6, which supports iTunes Radio, iCloud to AirPlay streaming, and iPod syncing.

Remains of the Day: Jedi mind tricks

Apple's likely to have a new antitrust hall monitor, if the ebook price-fixing judge has anything to say about it; a new Apple Store invades Tokyo next year; and when it comes to Apple's hypothetical September event, read my lips: no new iPads.

Imagining a next-generation Apple TV

Rumors are flying about what a next-generation television product from Apple might look like and what it might do. Jason Snell has a few thoughts of his own.

Apple's Matcha.tv acquisition could streamline video-finding on Apple TV

With so many places to watch TV and movies, it can be tough to find the show or film you're looking for. Apple's acquisition of Matcha.tv, an online service that did just that, may bring such capabilities to the Apple TV.