It may have been released last year, but with more apps than any of the alternatives, the best search and the fastest, easiest-to-use interface, the Roku 3 still outdoes any other video streamer.
The newest member of the Slingbox family of video streamers -- which lets you view TV on nearly any PC or mobile device -- adds built-in Wi-Fi for just $149.
If you're looking to dip your toes into wireless multiroom streaming, then the Rocki Play is the most affordable and easily usable option.
Amazon outlines its latest strategy for online video and introduces the new Fire TV.
Need help choosing between the Roku Streaming Stick, Roku 1, Roku 2 and Roku 3? This guide lays out the pros and cons of each device, so you can decide which is the best for your needs.
Gramofon is a wallet-friendly music streamer from Wi-Fi network Fon, which you buy on Kickstarter.
Google's AU$49 Chromecast stick is a cheap and easy way to add streaming video and music to your TV, but it still needs a little time in the oven for the local features to rise.
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Amazon takes on Apple TV, Roku, and Google Chromecast with a zippy media streamer that doubles as a game console
The long-awaited app is now available on the $100 Fire TV box, with availability on $40 Fire TV stick to follow in the spring of 2015.
Qplay's device and service will stream video playlists from the Internet onto your TV. But will it be enough to compete with the likes of Chromecast and Roku?