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Time Warner CEO says rampant Game of Thrones piracy is better than an Emmy

The first one's freeā€”but HBO's betting you'll get hooked eventually.

Music industry changes its tune in copyright lawsuit against YouTube channel Fullscreen

The National Music Publishers Association Tuesday filed a copyright infringement suit against Fullscreen, a company that produces, markets, and promotes videos, including music videos, on YouTube.

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How to manually lower Netflix's streaming bit rate

Why would you want to do that? To avoid hitting your data cap, for one. And maybe to improve performance.

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Review: Search and filter recently posted Reddit videos with Reddit TV

You don't have to scroll through all the subreddits looking for videos. This website corrals the YouTube gems posted to Reddit.

Tune in or tune out: How does Windows 8 stack up on a home theater PC?

Windows 8's modern interface translates surprisingly well to the TV screen, but some key software omissions could hurt HTPC buffs.

Ex-Disney boss: Hulu's eventual sale could kill day-after episodes

Former Disney chief Michael Eisner has warned that Hulu being up for sale could mean the demise of shows streaming online the day after they air.

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Make Windows Media Player the default audio player in Windows 8

If you're spending most of your time in Desktop mode, you might not want Microsoft's Music app to be the system's go-to player.

6 fairly ridiculous TV shows to stream over the summer

The summer doldrums can be a tough time for TV fans. With barely anything new on networks, it can be hard to find something to watch. Luckily, cable is increasingly moving some of its most interesting shows to the summer, where they don’t have to compete with big-name series. The results, while not always Emmy-worthy, are still compelling

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Strip away all of YouTube's clutter with Cleanr

This browser extension gets rid of all the distracting stuff so you can focus on what matters: the video.

Instagram's 15-second videos threaten to choke Vine

Facebook is upping the ante in its quest for social domination with a new Instagram video product that takes aim at Vine.

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