Amazon Fire Stick's New Wi-Fi Powers Let You Stream Almost Anywhere 

Dig through Amazon's new software update for Fire TV and Fire TV Stick, and you'll find an intriguing detail—one that shows us where streaming TV is heading. Mainly to your hotel room. » 3/24/15 12:38pm 3/24/15 12:38pm

Sling TV's Giving Away Roku and Amazon Streaming Sticks

Sling TV is the over-the-top TV service we've been waiting for (or at least, it will be once it gets AMC), and right now they're giving away popular streaming devices just for signing up. » 2/12/15 10:54am 2/12/15 10:54am

Amazon Fire TV for $69, Bundled with Prime for $128

Amazon's Fire TV is a pretty great streaming box; the main knock against it has been its price. Well, that's less of an issue this afternoon, as Amazon has dropped it to an all-time low $69. We aren't sure how long this deal will last, so act fast. [Amazon] » 12/01/14 3:30pm 12/01/14 3:30pm

Amazon Fire TV Stick Review: A Lot Less Money for a Little Less Speed

The Amazon Fire TV Stick is the bargain version of Amazon's super-fast voice search-enabled Fire TV. The HDMI version certainly sacrifices a lot of things that make Fire TV great, but is that bargain worth it? Absolutely. » 11/20/14 1:21pm 11/20/14 1:21pm

Last Chance to Preorder Amazon's Chromecast Competitor for $19

In case you somehow missed it yesterday, today's your last full day to preorder Amazon's Fire TV stick for $19, or $20 off MSRP. You'll still need to be a Prime member to get the deal, but you can sign up for a free trial if that isn't in the cards. » 10/28/14 4:15pm 10/28/14 4:15pm

Amazon's New Chromecast Competitor Is Just $20 Until Wednesday

Amazon just announced its very own (crazy cheap) $40 Chromecast competitor, the Fire TV Stick. And if you're an Amazon Prime member, you have until Wednesday to pick one up for a mere $19. » 10/27/14 9:11am 10/27/14 9:11am

Flappy Bird Is Back, Exclusively on Amazon's Fire TV

Amazon's Fire TV is a great, speedy, oddly expensive piece of hardware, and so naturally Amazon needs to find something that can make it special. Something that can make use of that controller. And what better console-selling exclusive than...Flappy Bird? Yep. » 8/01/14 6:06pm 8/01/14 6:06pm

The National Football League has announced that its new digital network, NFL Now—which launches August— will be available on Amazon Fire devices and Roku as well as iOS, Android and Windows. » 5/29/14 3:19am 5/29/14 3:19am

Amazon Fire TV's voice search is one of its best features, but at launch it only played nice with Amazon stuff. That's about to change—last week it got support for Hulu Plus, Crackle, and Showtime, and later this year Fire TV is going to work with Netflix, says CEO Reed Hastings. » 4/21/14 5:08pm 4/21/14 5:08pm

​Why Roku Matters More Than Ever

You have more streaming TV options than you could hope for, especially now that Amazon has entered the fray. And while Apple TV, Chromecast, and Fire TV all have their strengths, they also share the same crippling weakness: self-interest. That's what makes Roku so important. » 4/04/14 3:02pm 4/04/14 3:02pm

Amazon Fire TV Teardown: Rock Solid Guts But Expect Some Heat

So, you have your eye on Amazon's shiny new $100 streaming box, which may just be the fastest smart TV you've ever met. But what lurks beneath its sleek exterior? Thanks to iFixit, you don't need to wonder any longer. » 4/04/14 8:56am 4/04/14 8:56am

Amazon Fire TV Hands On: The Fastest Smart TV You've Ever Met

Amazon pitched its Fire TV as a streaming device to end all streaming devices. The company touted its simple and effective search, and its open ecosystem boasting enough apps to burn your eyes out. We spent some time messing with the Fire TV and found that for the most part, it makes good on those promises. » 4/02/14 1:27pm 4/02/14 1:27pm

Amazon's Fire TV Doesn't Have HBO Go

Amazon debuted its $100 streaming TV box today. It's impressive! It's affordable! And it has a whole bunch of apps. It just doesn't have HBO Go, which is probably the one app that so, so many folks were hoping for. And that could be problematic. » 4/02/14 12:41pm 4/02/14 12:41pm

Fire TV: Everything You Need to Know About Amazon's $100 Streaming Box

Amazon has kicked off its arrival to the streaming party with the announcement of new $100 device called Fire TV to satisfy all your TV watching needs today in a popcorn-scented New York event. Here's everything you need to know about it. » 4/02/14 12:10pm 4/02/14 12:10pm

Amazon Fire TV Ships Today, Order Now

Amazon's long-rumored set top box is here. It's called Amazon Fire TV, and you can order yours for shipping today. $99. [Amazon] » 4/02/14 12:08pm 4/02/14 12:08pm

Amazon's Fire TV Will Double As a Gaming Powerhouse

Amazon has finally announced its answer to Apple TV/Chromecast/Roku in the form of Fire TV. But it's not stopping at streaming. Amazon's taking on the gaming world, too. » 4/02/14 11:41am 4/02/14 11:41am