Plus, a rumored Amazon set-top box may soon arrive, and more countries get access to Apple's two-step authentication.
Could other musical acts or types of content follow suit with Apple TV-specific channels?
Under the direction of a new CEO, Intel seems to be dumping its nascent set-top box business onto Verizon -- which is probably a better fit, anyway.
Roku sets its hand for the holidays with an updated lineup of streaming set-top boxes.
It's a little prone to crashes, but when it works (which is most of the time), it delivers a blockbuster experience.
Asus' Cube set-top box delivers streaming media, Google apps, and cloud storage at a reasonable price, but has some usability issues.
New firmware and mobile app upgrades let you transfer video and photos from a smartphone to a USB drive connected to the Slingbox 500 for HDTV playback.
Looking to cut the cable TV cord? Really Simple Software’s $149 Simple.TV DVR/placeshifter can record over-the-air or basic digital cable (unencrypted) TV programming and stream it over a local network or via the Internet.
How did TiVo, Skype, eBay, and others wind up with the names they did? JR Raphael has the answer.