Playstation Vue is a lot like existing pay TV services, except without the deceptive practices that make cable so repugnant. It's breaking new ground even if it doesn't become a hit.
The shows aren't going away, they're just moving to new platforms. And many people are overlapping: watching TV while also using their phone or tablet.
The new site lets you search across streaming services by title, actor or director. While the idea isn't particularly new, the execution stands out despite a few blind spots.
A proposed rule change would prevent broadcast stations and cable operators from keeping their content locked up.
Cyan partners with Legendary Entertainment to create a TV show based on the Myst series, with accompanying game elements.
New Chromecast apps add even more value to Google's cute little $35 streaming stick.
Cord cutter and "cord nevers" are still willing to pay for content, so Dish Network is prepping its own OTT streaming service, and just locked in content from Scripps.
Finally, some cable channels will stream to cord-cutters.
Ahead of Gamescom 2014, Microsoft tipped some big home entertainment improvements that are coming to the Xbox One.