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Amazon's $99 FireTV media streamer

Amazon takes on Apple TV, Roku, and Google Chromecast with a zippy media streamer that doubles as a game console

By 3 April 2014

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Asus Qube media streamer with Google TV

At CES 2013, we take a First Look at the Asus' media streaming box.

By 8 January 2013

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Google Nexus Player

Today Google announced the first device to run Android TV, the $99 Nexus Player. It will be available for preorder October 17 to compete with the Rokus and Apple TVs of the world. It will offer fewer native apps at launch, however.

16 October 2014

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SoundTouch Series II delivers updated apps and music services to Bose's Sonos competitor

​Bose announced its second-generation SoundTouch system are now available -- with the main difference being a choice of colors -- as well as a host of software improvements and new streaming services.

By 3 October 2014

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Apple patent application reinvents remote control for the smartphone age

The tech giant considers shrinking down the user interface on your TV and putting it on your phone as a way to navigate Apple TV.

By 3 October 2014

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Meet Matchstick, Mozilla's $25 Chromecast alternative

Is the world big enough for another streaming Internet dongle? Mozilla and Matchstick sure hope so, as they announce the first Firefox OS device that's not a smartphone.

By 30 September 2014

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Apple TV software update brings Beats Music, Family Sharing

The venerable Apple TV box received a minor update to version 7 software today. It offers a new Beats Music app, Family Sharing, and refined menu cosmetics.

By 18 September 2014

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The next Apple TV: What to expect from an updated streaming box

The latest generation of Apple TV streaming box is more than two years old, so it's about time for an update. But what improvements should it bring, and what will Apple actually deliver? Here's the prevailing wisdom.

By 7 September 2014

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Sonos adds full Wi-Fi compatibility with latest software update

A free software upgrade finally allows Sonos streaming music systems to connect directly to home Wi-Fi networks.

By 2 September 2014

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Amazon Fire TV alights in UK, Germany, putting heat on streaming rivals

The e-commerce giant takes its streaming-media box beyond the US for €99 in Germany and £79 in the UK, expanding competition with companies like Roku, Apple, and Google.

By 4 September 2014