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Roku vs. Apple TV vs. Chromecast vs. Amazon Fire TV vs. Android TV

Fed up with your dumb "Smart TV?" Tired of waiting for your console to boot up just so you can watch Netflix? Lookng for a cheap tech gift? There are plenty of reasons to get a new dedicated video streamer. We'll help you choose one.

By November 5, 2015


Amazon's 'Man in the High Castle' too 'expensive and dangerous' for TV networks, creator says

Former "X-Files" writer Frank Spotnitz says his cinematic new Philip K. Dick adaptation found financial and creative freedom at Amazon.

By November 12, 2015


Fire TV Stick vs. Chromecast vs. Roku Streaming Stick: Measuring the sticks

Ready for more comparisons than you can shake a stick at? Ranging in price from $35 to $50, these three HDMI streaming sticks all offer Netflix...and diverge from there. Stick with this roundup for all the details.

By October 27, 2014


Xbox One vs. PS4: The post-E3 2015 scorecard

Commentary: Which console maker made the most compelling case for gamers' attention?

By June 18, 2015


From Jurassic World to Tomorrowland, the CraveCast looks at summer blockbusters

Sci-fi, fantasy and superhero fans have lots to look forward to this summer and beyond. Our heroes tackle the best, and some others, too.

By May 19, 2015


Niche wireless provider ROK Mobile preps Netflix-like mobile video service

The small wireless reseller plans to launch the service in the first quarter, but didn't provide pricing details.

By September 10, 2015


Amazon beats Netflix to deliver HDR video

Amazon has struck a blow against Netflix in the battle for streaming supremacy, beating its rival to the punch with the first HDR (high dynamic range) content. It's available now on select 2015 Samsung TVs.

By June 24, 2015


Tracking all the new shows and summer blockbusters? Discuss with the CraveCast crew

Summer blockbusters and upcoming TV awesomeness are almost more to look forward to than the Crave crew can handle. Help us parse it all Tuesday at noon.

By May 18, 2015


HDR vs. HDR: Photo trick vs. TV feature

There's been some confusion as to what High Dynamic Range is when it comes to TVs. The same term is used in photography for an eye-catching hyper-realistic effect. That's not what the TV feature does. Here's the difference.

By April 1, 2015


PlayStation Vue vs. Sling TV: Streaming live TV compared

PlayStation Vue is the new TV service from Sony that starts at $50 per month. Its competitor Sling TV starts at $20 per month. Both use the Internet to stream numerous live TV channels as well as VOD, and both are free from long-term contracts. So how do they stack up?

By March 18, 2015