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Apple's TV ad-skipping proposition: If you can't beat 'em, pay 'em

Users want to skip ads; TV networks don't want them to. Dan Moren thinks Apple's latest reported proposition tries to bridge the divide by offering both sides something they want.

Hulu owners change the channel on sales talk

In what sounds like good news for Hulu aficionados, the streaming service's owners have canceled the sale of the site, and dumped in a bunch of capital.

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5 streaming TV shows full of badass, shady ladies

From mean girls to backstabbing servants to stone-cold killers, these shows all feature strong female characters nobody puts in a corner.

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It's on! PlayOn bringing Aereo TV streaming to Android and game consoles

MediaMall Technologies' PlayOn, a PC-to-TV streaming service, brings Aereo to a new cast of devices starting July 10.

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10 summer flicks that will thrill and chill

The long holiday weekend may be over, but there’s still plenty of summer left. Here’s a highly recommended hodgepodge of Hollywood blockbusters, thrill rides, animations, documentaries, independent movies, and silent comedies available streaming on Netflix and Hulu Plus.

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6 all-American picks to stream on Independence Day weekend

Who cares if it's nice out—watching TV for four days straight can be your own pursuit of happiness.

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Samsung buys Boxee, gives hope that smart TV won't be so dumb anymore

On Wednesday, Samsung announced it has acquired streaming video startup Boxee, a move that could finally make smart TV feel less dumb.

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Remains of the Day: If you only knew the power, etc.

Your Apple TV may soon serve as, uh, an actual TV. Across the ocean, Steve Jobs's legacy is affecting a nation's schoolchildren, and right here at home Apple is harnessing the power of the sun.

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Netgear announces low-priced 802.11ac Wi-Fi router

The dual-band R6100 will retail for just $100.

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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.

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Watch ABC app expands live streaming, keeps cord uncut

The Watch ABC app ends its live streaming trial and expands to new cities. But of course, a cable subscription is required.