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Roku's PBS, PBS Kids channels go live, stream full episodes

The new channels will stream full episodes of popular shows like "Nova," "Austin City Limits," and "Curious George."

By May 8, 2013

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Netflix seals 'me too' licenses with PBS after Amazon

In the latest content tit-for-tat, Netflix broadens its pact with the public broadcaster a week after Amazon's Prime Instant Video does, though wildly popular "Downton Abbey" remains at the online retail giant.

By July 3, 2013

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Amazon, PBS expand streaming partnership

The e-retail giant's streaming service will now include hundreds of additional episodes of "Nova," "Masterpiece," and other PBS shows.

By June 26, 2013

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Could PBS Silicon Valley doc spawn 'Mad Men' for geek set?

OK, it's a documentary for "American Experience," about Robert Noyce, Fairchild Semiconductor, Intel, and the birth of Silicon Valley. But just look at those vintage suits.

By December 27, 2012

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On Twitter, PBS stands up to Romney after 'Big Bird' quip

After the Republican presidential nominee suggests he would cut funding for PBS -- a threat to the famous "Sesame Street" character -- the network buys a promoted tweet tied to the term.

By October 4, 2012

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U.S. indicts Brit Ryan Cleary for Fox, PBS hacks

Famed for allegedly targeting Fox, PBS, and Sony, the onetime U.K.-charged hacker Ryan Cleary is now facing charges in the United States.

By June 13, 2012

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What Chromecast needs to go from good to great

Google's new streaming dongle is a hit, but it needs a few key upgrades to be a great gadget.

By July 26, 2013

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Neil deGrasse Tyson stars in 'Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey' TV show trailer

Carl Sagan's legacy makes a return in a major television event happening in 2014.

By July 21, 2013

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Netflix keeps eyes on wider library with extended CBS pact

In the latest stage in their content arms race, Netflix extends its agreement for classic and recent CBS shows, after Amazon Prime starts streaming "Under the Dome" episodes soon after they air.

By July 8, 2013

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Were the Wright brothers really first? Not in Brazil

In the U.S., the Wright brothers are recognized for making history with the world's first airplane flight. In Brazil, the first aviator goes by the name of Santos-Dumont.

By July 9, 2013