While not for everyone, the WD TV's adroit playback of video and music files makes it the perfect living room box for people with large digital media collections.
We've limited the list to standalone streaming boxes.
Amusing "Star Wars" mashup Buddha figurines power an Etsy store full of geeky Zen statuettes ranging from Groot to Iron Man to Judge Dredd.
This cool little cube normally runs $39.99. It has an analog volume control and a USB port for phone-free listening.
The company introduces new models of its Windows 8 tablet/secondary desktop display along with a couple of bigger desktop Cintiq displays.
Ten percent of US households with a broadband connection purchased a streaming-media device in the first nine months of this year, already matching last year's tally.
Until it receives a major infusion of native apps and developer support, and better integrates non-Google services, the Nexus Player with Android TV offers no compelling upgrade over other streaming devices.
Panasonic has announced a 4K-native Blu-ray player at CES 2015 in anticipation of the forthcoming UHD standard.
Sling TV is a new $20 per month live TV package with 12 channels, including ESPN, TNT, CNN, HGTV and the Disney Channel. How does it work, how can you get it -- and will it let you quit cable?
Video-streaming service posts improved subscriber growth overseas for the fourth quarter, making up for slower growth in the US.
Amazon Prime Instant Video is set to premiere around 12 films a year, a month or two after their big screen debut.