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Ranking Game of Thrones' 8 seasons from worst to best

Ranking Game of Thrones' 8 seasons from worst to best

Game of Thrones is celebrating the 10 year anniversary of its HBO debut. Which season is best?

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Amazon Prime Video review: High-end TV shows for a service that might be basically free

Amazon Prime Video review: High-end TV shows for a service that might be basically free

A strong collection of originals and a large back catalog of movies make Prime a worthy companion for Netflix and Hulu, if not a direct competitor.

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Watch full movies for free on YouTube

Watch full movies for free on YouTube

No subscription necessary -- only patience to sit through ads.

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Godzilla vs. Kong review: It's the smash hit monster movie we need

Godzilla vs. Kong review: It's the smash hit monster movie we need

Streaming now on HBO Max, monsters beating each other up is the year's surprise hit.

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Made For Love on HBO Max: A black comedy about breaking up with your phone

Made For Love on HBO Max: A black comedy about breaking up with your phone

Review: The new Black Mirror-esque show takes an offbeat look at the life and loves of a sociopathic tech billionaire.

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10 ways to save money on streaming

10 ways to save money on streaming

Too many services, too little budget? Get ready to slash your streaming costs while still watching everything you want.

The best reviewed TVs including LG, TCL, Sony, and Vizio

The best reviewed TVs including LG, TCL, Sony, and Vizio

Looking for a new TV? Start here.

Best live TV streaming service for cord cutters: YouTube TV, Hulu, Sling TV and more compared

Best live TV streaming service for cord cutters: YouTube TV, Hulu, Sling TV and more compared

Ready to ditch your cable bill but want to keep live news, sports and more? Here's how.

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26 of the best documentaries on Netflix
26 of the best documentaries on Netflix

26 of the best documentaries on Netflix

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William Shatner turns 90, AI version will live forever
William Shatner turns 90, AI version will live forever

William Shatner turns 90, AI version will live forever

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5 best TV shows to stream on Paramount Plus
5 best TV shows to stream on Paramount Plus

5 best TV shows to stream on Paramount Plus

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QLED or OLED? Samsung vs LG
QLED or OLED? Samsung vs LG

QLED or OLED? Samsung vs LG

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How 100 live TV channels stack up
How 100 live TV channels stack up

How 100 live TV channels stack up

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12 best TV shows to watch on HBO Max
12 best TV shows to watch on HBO Max

12 best TV shows to watch on HBO Max

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The 19 best TV shows to stream on Amazon Prime
The 19 best TV shows to stream on Amazon Prime

The 19 best TV shows to stream on Amazon Prime

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How to cut the cable TV cord
How to cut the cable TV cord

How to cut the cable TV cord

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Which streaming TV service to cancel?
Which streaming TV service to cancel?

Which streaming TV service to cancel?

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Hulu Plus Live TV vs. YouTube TV
Hulu Plus Live TV vs. YouTube TV

Hulu Plus Live TV vs. YouTube TV

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Free live TV news you can watch now
Free live TV news you can watch now

Free live TV news you can watch now

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Hulu vs. Peacock: Which is best for you?
Hulu vs. Peacock: Which is best for you?

Hulu vs. Peacock: Which is best for you?

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Streaming is the present and the future of TV. Netflix started the streaming revolution in 2007 and remains the leader today but numerous other services have become household names too: Amazon Prime Video, Hulu, Disney Plus and more. Meanwhile devices from Roku to Fire TV to smart TVs to your phone and tablet offer those apps and hundreds more, delivering millions of hours of video and a level of choice that traditional cable can't begin to match.

We created this guide to give you an inside track on the best news and advice about streaming. You'll find CNET's informative reviews and comparisons not just of the best services and hardware to buy, but also how to use them. We'll guide you through cord cutting, tell you how to save money and how to improve your wi-fi for a better experience. And when everything's squared away we'll suggest stuff to watch and tell you what's coming soon, including news from our sister site TV Guide.

So sit back, relax, fire up an app and enjoy the golden age of TV. You won't miss a thing.