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04.25.16
The Netflix effect: SNL to air fewer commercial breaks
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The Netflix effect: SNL to air fewer commercial breaks

Season 42 of the long-running show will lose two ad-breaks, gaining that time for more sketches.

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04.20.16
Comcast Xfinity heads to Roku and Samsung TVs without a box (update: FCC responds)
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Comcast Xfinity heads to Roku and Samsung TVs without a box (update: FCC responds)

Samsung smart TVs and Roku's streaming gadgets will soon access cable TV without a set-top box.

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04.19.16
Vizio brings tablet remotes and 4K to lower-cost TVs
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Vizio brings tablet remotes and 4K to lower-cost TVs

The M-Series now has an Android controller, and the E-Series makes 4K ridiculously affordable.

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04.13.16
Sling TV tests a multi-stream service with catches
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Sling TV tests a multi-stream service with catches

You'll get some Fox channels with the sharing-friendly tier, but you'll give up other channels in the process.

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04.11.16
Layer3 vows to fix cable TV, not replace it
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Layer3 vows to fix cable TV, not replace it

High-quality video, internet shows and good customer service will supposedly stop you from cutting the cord.

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04.07.16
Cablevision customers can access Hulu like any other channel
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Cablevision customers can access Hulu like any other channel

The cable company is the first to offer Hulu streaming via its set-top boxes.

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04.06.16
Comcast deal lets you buy 'Star Wars' from your set-top box
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Comcast deal lets you buy 'Star Wars' from your set-top box

An agreement with Disney brings its movies to Xfinity TV.

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