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Bugs & Fixes: Apple TV troubleshooting tool needs improvement

Ted Landau keeps running into a problem with his Apple TV that underscores the troubleshooting weaknesses of Apple's set-top box.

AverTVHD Volar Max

TV receiver offers basic functions such as TV viewing and video recording.


Elgato's EyeTV HD does a pretty good letting you watch and record premium cable and satellite content, despite a few software bugs.

WD TV Live Plus

The WDTV Live Plus is a good choice for anyone looking for a single device capable of streaming Netflix as well as content on a local network or thumb drive.

Western Digital releases WD TV Live Plus

Western Digital on Wednesday introduced the WD TV Live Plus media player.

Getting ready for WWDC

Apple's Worldwide Developers Conference begins next week, and our editors tell you what to expect from Monday's keynote.

Macworld's Gift Guide for Grads

Whether your grad is exiting high school or college remind them that it's not all just pomp and circumstance with this selection of potential gifts. There's something for everybody who's about to take their first step into a larger world.

Analysts: Apple needs to jump on TV opportunity

Apple has to make its mark in the burgeoning TV segment, analysts told IDG News Service.

Where is the Apple TV heading?

With Netflix on nearly every device without an Apple logo, and Google introducing Google TV, Apple's "hobby" is facing tough new challenges for consumers's living rooms. Apple needs to make some significant changes if Apple TV is going to meet its new competition.

Hands on with Roku's new Netflix channel

An updated Netflix channel gives owners of Roku's hardware the welcome capability to browse and search Netflix's instant-streaming video catalog.

Elgato releases EyeTV HD

Elgato's new EyeTV HD lets you watch and capture HD content from your cable or satellite box.

Google is headed for your TV

Google has partnered with Intel and Sony to create Google TV, an ambitious attempt to bake its Android software into TVs, Blu-ray players, and a Google set-top box.

Roku adds live pay-per-view UFC bouts

Roku, maker of streaming video set-top boxes, has struck a deal to bring Ultimate Fighting Championship content to its devices.

Flo TV Personal Television PTV 350

The Flo TV Personal Television PTV 350 is a promising first-generation device for people who don't want to leave their TVs behind when they head out the door.

Elgato EyeTV Hybrid (2010)

If you live somewhere with good over-the-air reception or have unencrypted cable channels, the EyeTV Hybrid is a great way to watch, record, and convert TV shows.