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News, comparisons and advice to help you make sense of streaming.

How do I actually watch Netflix on my TV? Every way to get set up with streaming

How do I actually watch Netflix on my TV? Every way to get set up with streaming

Want to watch Netflix? Have a TV? Here are some simple ways to get you connected and streaming.

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9 TV picture settings to change now (you'll thank us later)

9 TV picture settings to change now (you'll thank us later)

From the right picture mode to contrast, brightness, sharpness and motion settings, here's how to get maximum quality out of your TV.

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How to choose which TV streaming service is best for you

How to choose which TV streaming service is best for you

Netflix, Hulu, Disney Plus, HBO Max, Apple TV Plus, Peacock -- there's a lot to pick from. Here's how to narrow it down.

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Disney Plus bundle deal: How to add your Hulu and ESPN Plus accounts

Disney Plus bundle deal: How to add your Hulu and ESPN Plus accounts

Even if you already have Hulu or ESPN Plus, you can still switch to the bundle deal.

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5 tips for YouTube TV to flip live streaming channels like a pro

5 tips for YouTube TV to flip live streaming channels like a pro

Master CNET's favorite service for cord cutters with a few simple tricks.

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How to buy a TV in spring 2020

How to buy a TV in spring 2020

This really isn't the best time to buy a new TV but if you must, here's our timely advice.

Got a new Roku? Here's how to set it up

Got a new Roku? Here's how to set it up

Time to put that gift to use.

Everything about how we access and listen to music has changed in the past 25 years

Everything about how we access and listen to music has changed in the past 25 years

The music industry has been rocked by technology since CNET's start in 1995 and so has how we discover, create, collect and listen to it.

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The 5 best TV shows to see on Paramount Plus
The 5 best TV shows to see on Paramount Plus

The 5 best TV shows to see on Paramount Plus

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15 of the best TV shows to stream on HBO Max
15 of the best TV shows to stream on HBO Max

15 of the best TV shows to stream on HBO Max

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NBC won't air Golden Globes in 2022 in protest
NBC won't air Golden Globes in 2022 in protest

NBC won't air Golden Globes in 2022 in protest

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Doctor Strange cameo cut from WandaVision
Doctor Strange cameo cut from WandaVision

Doctor Strange cameo cut from WandaVision

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23 best films to see on Amazon Prime Video
23 best films to see on Amazon Prime Video

23 best films to see on Amazon Prime Video

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

Which streaming TV service to cancel?

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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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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

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Streaming TV Insider

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.