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Smart TV or media streamer: What's the best?

With most modern TVs chock full o'apps, it's easy to find Netflix when you need a binge. But despite their easy accessibility, are they the best options for your streaming fix?

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Chromecast at Year 1: Why it's more than just an impulse buy (Q&A)

For the first birthday of Google's streaming-media stick, the exec behind the dirt-cheap dongle discusses its back story, year one, and the path ahead.

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Australian TV pirates refuse to play the waiting game

Why are Australians such prolific pirates of TV shows? Analysis on the availability of TV shows by tech blog Reckoner may hold some answers.

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First trailer for Atari E.T. dig movie released

The soon to be shuttered Xbox Entertainment Studios showed the first peek at the film about this spring's successful dig for thousands of Atari E.T. cartridges buried in New Mexico in 1983.

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Philips Blu-Ray Surround Base HTB3525B (photos)

Philips Blu-Ray Surround Base HTB3525B (photos)

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Best TVs and projectors for back to school

Whether you need a display for a dorm room, or you're looking to convert an old bedroom into a media room, these are the displays to do it with.

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Back-to-school gear for streaming music and movies

CNET rounds up the best back-to-school gift picks for home audio and video, including streaming videos boxes, Bluetooth speakers, and sound bars.

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Panasonic's affordable AS530 LCD TV gives above-average picture

The Panasonic AS530 series LCD TV ain't no plasma, but it offers an attractive design and decent image quality for a budget price.

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Panasonic AS530 LCD is a decent buy

The Panasonic AS530 series LCD ain't no plasma but it offers attractive design and decent image quality for a budget price.

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Superior Streaming Stick for $50

Roku's Streaming Stick offers tons of apps, a real remote, and a compact design for just $50, making it the best streaming stick and an outstanding value.

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Slingbox M1: Affordable TV streamer, now with Wi-Fi

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.

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Slingbox M1 review: A wireless TV streamer with an affordable price tag

It used to cost $300 to get a Wi-Fi-enabled Slingbox. But the new Slingbox M1 lowers the price to $150, which may make it the best Sling deal yet.

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