Hands-free remote battle: Amazon Alexa and Fire TV vs. Google Home and Chromecast
Everything you need to know to figure out device support between newer and older devices, and setting it up with Windows or Android devices.
Standalone ESPN and Disney streaming services are a “strategic shift," but the details and implications are murky.
How to mirror a phone or laptop screen to Chromecast when native apps aren't an option.
The combined network could stream channels like HGTV and TLC on the cheap, but consolidation always comes at a cost.
Alexa devices like the Amazon Echo can now control the Fire TV, no remote required.
Cord-cutting sports fans get a lot for $35 per month, but there some big holes and plenty of rough edges.
A guide to the best cord-cutting guides.
Amazon Fling was supposed to bring Chromecast-like features to Fire TV devices. Two years later, that effort has fizzled.
Steady improvements have turned Sling TV into a great budget streaming bundle—with a few lingering frustrations.
DirecTV Now comes cheap with AT&T wireless service, but odd design choices and feature limitations hold it back for everyone else.
The end of PlayStation Vue Slim is a reminder that streaming bundles have a limited ability to keep prices down
TiVo Roamio OTA vs. Tablo vs. Channel Master vs. HDHomeRun with Plex: None are ideal, but one might work for you.
Emby's do-it-yourself DVR packs plenty of features if you have the right hardware and don't mind jumping through some hoops.
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