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Roku slims down the set-top box with its new Streaming Stick

The $50 Roku Streaming Stick plugs directly into an HDMI port on your TV, bringing the full Roku experience of access to 1,200 streaming channels without all those cables.

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Roku slims down the set-top box with its new Streaming Stick

The Streaming Stick contains the same access to Roku's 1,200 streaming channels as any of its other devices, but in a compact form factor that plugs into a TV's HDMI port.

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Free the TV: VBox's DVR lets you record and watch from any device

Debuting at Mobile World Congress and arriving in the U.S. later in 2014, the V@Home TV Gateway DVR lets you watch and record live TV on multiple devices at once.

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Record and watch from any device with the V@Home TV Gateway DVR

When it arrives in the U.S. later this year, this whole-home DVR from VBox will let you watch and record live TV on multiple devices at once.

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Apple, Beatles come together for Apple TV channel

Could other musical acts or types of content follow suit with Apple TV-specific channels?

Cloud TV Box delivers local TV content

A new Internet TV box that runs Android 4.2 and offers content from local TV stations was on show in New York as part of the CE Week events.

Introducing TechHive's Digital Entertainment Superguide

Interested in cutting the cord on your television and exploring what the digital media landscape has to offer you? Make the move with our Digital Entertainment Superguide, hand-crafted for you by the TechHive editors for just $3.99.

Logitech announces new Harmony remotes and Hub controller

Accessory vendor Logitech announced on Tuesday that the company is expanding its Harmony line of universal remote controls with a new flagship model, a new low-end model, and a multi-function hub that extends the capabilities of both.

Apple TV 5.2.1 brings redesigned Hulu Plus app, security fixes

Apple’s Apple TV 5.2.1 software update, released on Tuesday, brings a redesigned interface for the television and movies streaming app as well as patching a number of bugs.

Intel to take on Apple, Roku with own TV box

Intel later this year will start offering a TV set-top box and service as the company tries to cash in on the fast-growing TV and home entertainment business.

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Sonos enters home theater market with wireless soundbar

Facing new competition in the wireless multi-room audio system market that it dominates now, Sonos seeks to expand into the home-theater audio market.

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Netgear adds Google TV streamer, Slingbox support, night-vision security camera

Netgear is shipping a NeoTV streamer with Google TV and a night-vision enabled webcam—but its Slingbox support across the NeoTV line may be its most interesting CES announcement.

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Google aims to take on Apple's AirPlay, Microsoft's Xbox SmartGlass

Google is hoping to convince a variety of device and software makers to support the new open initiative

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What was Steve Jobs's vision for the future of TV?

Jobs's TV would likely have been live, on-demand, cloud-based, social, long-tail, curated, and very device-friendly.

TechHive: Fox to try releasing movies as downloads before DVDs

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Twentieth Century Fox is testing to see what happens when it releases movies as downloads from the iTunes Store and elsewhere before DVDs and Blu-rays go on sale.

TechHive: TiVo Stream sends TV to iPhone and iPad

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A new TiVo gadget lets you watch live or recorded TiVo content on a network-connected iPad, iPhone or iPod Touch -- without disrupting playback on the TiVo-connected TV set.