Roku's new hardware really needs first-class apps to go with it.
The streaming pioneer is retiring all of its current set-top boxes, but will keep the portable Roku Stick. Its top two new products will deliver 4K video and HDR decoding.
Amazon Video's unskippable pre-roll teaser ads annoy as much as they inform.
Amazon is solving the biggest problem with the Fire TV, and with streaming boxes in general.
Chromebooks' five-year end-of-life policy—if it holds up—could put a lot of perfectly good laptops out of commission.
Apple rarely backtracks once its mind is made up, and the exceptions don't always last.
Cable TV apologists keep offering the same tired defense against cord cutting. When will they learn?
Apple removes the headphone jack from the iPhone 7, ships Lightning EarPods and an adapter instead.
Both Chrome OS and Windows 10 help themselves to similar usage data by default, but in different ways.
Windows Media Center DVR holdouts: Plex wants to be your modern replacement.
Watching sports without a big cable TV bundle has gotten a lot easier in the last year; NFL games are no exception.
Contrary to Microsoft's word, Outlook has not adopted Sunrise's more popular features.
Netflix and Amazon offer 4K UHD streaming, but you can't get it on a PC. A noxious stew of hardware, software, and DRM issues are to blame.
Cable-authenticated TV apps provide a secret stash of free video (we'll show you how to find them).
Google's End of Life Policy sets a schedule for retiring older Chromebooks after about five years, but the details are murky. Here's what you need to know about security and feature updates
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