Just in time for the holiday break, here's the latest Engadget HD podcast and thanks to some of the usual suspects (Sony, Netflix, Roku, Boxee) we've got plenty to talk about this week. While Sony might be (but probably isn't) about to take on cable TV, Boxee is attacking in its own way with a new live TV tuner. we also say hello to Vizio's newest TVs and SlingPlayer support for Chrome and Facebook. Finally, we wrap up with what we're watching over the next week, so press play and see if we missed any of your Thanksgiving favorites.
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Hosts: Ben Drawbaugh (@bjdraw), Richard Lawler (@rjcc)
Producer: Trent Wolbe
12:15 - Sony may be preparing an internet-based cable TV alternative
15:55 - PlayStation Home lets friends watch free movies together now, UStream and radio next month
17:50 - Digital downloads bring UltraViolet one step closer to being useful
23:45 - Netflix reveals new user interface experience for Android tablets, iPad counterpart coming soon
27:17 - Netflix, Fox ready to resurrect Arrested Development as a streaming exclusive in 2013
31:28 - Roku planning to bring set-top boxes to Canada, UK in early 2012
32:30 - Boxee Box Live TV dongle shipping for $49 in January 2012, pre-orders open today
35:28 - SlingPlayer for Facebook is okay, Chrome(book) compatibility is better
39:00 - TV broadcasters hope to dominate the second screen with ConnecTV
43:50 - Sports Fans Coalition intends to lobby against NFL blackouts
48:23 - Vizio's M-Series Theater 3D TVs are officially available, at last
51:30 - Must See HDTV (November 21st - 27th)
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