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Sling TV now has over 600,000 subscribers, sources say

Sling TV, the $20-per-month over-the-top Internet television service from Dish Network, has consistently added to its repertoire since its debut in early 2015. The continued investment has apparently paid off as the streaming service now has more than 600,000 paying…

Apple's streaming Internet TV service reportedly put on hold

During a recent speaking engagement at the Business Insider Ignition conference in New York, CBS CEO Les Moonves said Apple's plans of a live-streaming Internet television service have been put on hold. Naturally, Apple and media companies are reportedly at…

Quick & Dirty: Fire TV vs. Roku vs. Chromecast vs. Apple TV

As Amazon Fire TV bursts onto the market to compete with streamers like the Roku 3 and Apple TV, you may be wondering what these set-top boxes offer over cheaper streaming sticks, specifically Google's Chromecast and Roku's Streaming Stick. Each has its own advantages and drawbacks, and it really comes down to what features you want, and possibly what tech ecosystem you are already a part of.