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Here's when Loki is dropping on Disney Plus

Here's when Loki is dropping on Disney Plus

What else is coming to the streaming service in June 2021?

by Mark Serrels
Army of the Dead review: A long splatterfest from Zack Snyder

Army of the Dead review: A long splatterfest from Zack Snyder

Ocean's 11 meets Aliens meets Dawn of the Dead as Dave Bautista headlines this new Netflix action flick.

by Richard Trenholm
Apple TV can now automatically calibrate color. But does it actually work?

Apple TV can now automatically calibrate color. But does it actually work?

Called color balance, the feature uses an iPhone camera to improve color accuracy on your TV. We test it out.

by David Katzmaier

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What's the deal with Marvel's Eternals? Everything you need to know about the alien heroes

What's the deal with Marvel's Eternals? Everything you need to know about the alien heroes

A sizzle reel gives us our first footage ahead of the 25th Marvel Cinematic Universe movie's November release.

by Sean Keane
Ted Lasso, Mosquito Coast, Mythic Quest: WTF is Apple TV Plus?

Ted Lasso, Mosquito Coast, Mythic Quest: WTF is Apple TV Plus?

Its shows have big stars and big budgets -- but what is Apple TV Plus? Here are the important things to know.

by Joan E. Solsman
Which Roku is the go-to? We break it down

Which Roku is the go-to? We break it down

From the $30 Express to the $100 Ultra we compare Roku's 2021 lineup.

HBO's Made for Love reunites Black Mirror stars for more creepy tech

HBO's Made for Love reunites Black Mirror stars for more creepy tech

Review: Black Mirror stars Cristin Milioti and Billy Magnussen are an odd couple in this black comedy on HBO Max.

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The 5 best TV shows to see on Paramount Plus

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HBO Max: The 15 best TV shows to watch now

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NBC won't air Golden Globes in 2022

NBC won't air Golden Globes in 2022

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Doctor Strange cameo cut from WandaVision

Doctor Strange cameo cut from WandaVision

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The 22 best movies on Amazon Prime Video
The 22 best movies on Amazon Prime Video

The 22 best movies on Amazon Prime Video

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QLED vs. OLED TVs: What's the difference?

QLED vs. OLED TVs: What's the difference?

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How 100 live TV channels stack up

How 100 live TV channels stack up

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Which TV streaming service should you drop?
Which TV streaming service should you drop?

Which TV streaming service should you drop?

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The 24 best TV shows on Amazon Prime Video
The 24 best TV shows on Amazon Prime Video

The 24 best TV shows on Amazon Prime Video

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How to cut the cable TV cord in 2020

How to cut the cable TV cord in 2020

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Hulu Plus Live TV vs. YouTube TV

Hulu Plus Live TV vs. YouTube TV

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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.

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