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Jared Newman covers personal technology from his remote Cincinnati outpost. He also publishes two newsletters, Advisorator for tech advice and Cord Cutter Weekly for help with ditching cable or satellite TV.

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Lenovo Flex 5 Chromebook review: An affordable 2-in-1 for school or work

The Lenovo Flex 5 Chromebook is an excellent value, but beware of subpar screen and speaker quality.

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Chromecast with Google TV review: A step forward for streaming

Chromecast with Google TV review: It reduces app overload, but still has a few blind spots.

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15 cord-cutting tips for the new Chromecast with Google TV

Tips to make the most of the new Chromecast with Google TV

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How to pick the right Roku player from an increasingly confusing lineup

Roku features compared: 4K, Dolby Vision, AirPlay, built-in audio, and more.

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Over-the-air DVR: An illustrated guide for cord-cutters

TiVo vs. Tablo vs. HDHomeRun: An illustrated guide to cord-cutting DVRs

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How to connect your iPhone or iPad to your TV

Try these options when you want to mirror iPhone or iPad content on a bigger screen.

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Cable-box competition rules have been completely dismantled—to the detriment of consumers

The FCC dismantles CableCARD and cable-box competition rules for good.

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TV subscription bundles are back, and they're better than ever for cord-cutters

Apple's new bundle with CBS All Access and Showtime actually makes sense for cord-cutters.

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Here comes cord-cutting's messy phase

The next phase of cord-cutting: Less bloat, lower prices, more confusion

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How to play your personal music collection on Google Home and Chromecast

How to play music you own on Google Home and Chromecast after Google Play Music shuts down.

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Hey, cord-cutters: Here's how to prevent streaming TV services from selling your data

How cord-cutters can take advantage of newly-enforced privacy rules.

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Roku's 'neutral platform' days are now over

Roku looks less like a neutral platform without HBO Max and Peacock

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How to get Peacock on your Fire TV right now

How to sideload Peacock on Fire TV while Amazon and NBCUniversal fight over money.

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HP Envy 17t review: Buy it for the huge 4K screen, not the performance

The HP Envy 17t gives you a huge 4K screen at a lower price than some rivals, but don't expect performance to match.

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Nine great things that cord-cutting brought us

Still think cord-cutting is no better than cable? Here's a reality check.

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