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DirecTV Stream app icon on Apple TV.

What is DirecTV Stream: plans, pricing, channels, and more

AT&T TV has gotten yet another new name -- DirecTV Stream. Here's the latest on what's changed, what's stayed the same, and exactly what subscribers get.
Sling TV on a TV.

Sling TV channels: Can you watch CBS, TBS, Bally Sports, and more?

Sling TV is one of the more affordable streaming options, but that comes at the expense of ease of use, and not having as many channels by default.
The Sling TV guide on an iPhone.

Do you need the internet for Sling TV?

Sling TV is an internet-based streaming service. Thus, you'll need some kind of internet connection if you want to watch anything on it.
NBA on Sling TV.

Are NBA games on Sling TV?

Yes, you can watch NBA games on Sling. If you have the right channels, and if the game is available on one of those channels. It gets a little complicated.
Sling TV app icon on Apple TV.

Is college football on Sling TV?

Yes, you can watch college football on Sling TV — but only if you have the right channels. And even then, you might still be missing some.
The local Fox network as seen in the Sling TV live guide.

Does Sling TV have local channels?

Sling TV does have some local channels available to stream — if you're in the right market, and if those channels are actually available.
Sling TV guide on an iPhone.

Sling TV versus YouTube TV

YouTube TV is the most popular live streaming service with more than 8 million subscribers. Sling TV has about one quarter of that. So which is best for you?
Sling TV logo.

Sling Orange vs. Sling Blue: Which Sling TV package is best?

Sling TV comes with two flavors of base plans — Sling Orange, and Sling Blue. But which one is the best for you?
An iPhone 14 displaying the Amazon Music app with a Dolby Atmos Music playlist, next to a set of Apple AirPods Max headphones.

What is Dolby Atmos Music, and how can you listen to it at home and on the go?

Dolby Atmos Music is an immersive way to hear new tracks, as well as old favorites, but you'll need the right combo of gear to get it. Here's how it works.
NHL on Sling TV.

Are NHL games on Sling TV?

Yes, you can watch NHL games on Sling TV, but only if you have the right channels on the right package. And even then, you might need to augment your service.
Sling TV.

Is Sling TV free with Amazon Prime?

Sling TV isn't free with Amazon Prime because it has nothing to do with Amazon Prime. You can get it on Amazon devices, but you'll need a subscription.
The Kids category on Sling TV.

Sling TV versus Hulu With Live TV

Sling TV and Hulu With Live TV do things a little differently but are strong competitors for live streaming video. But one has a pretty huge ace up its sleeve.
Premier League on Sling TV.

Is Premier League Soccer on Sling TV?

You can watch Premier League matches on Sling TV, but only if you have the right channels. And you might well want another service to help augment things.
Sling TV.

Sling TV versus Fubo

Sling TV and Fubo are two excellent options for a live streaming service, but they come about things differently.
The ABC News Live channel on Sling TV.

Does Sling TV have ABC?

ABC is one of the major broadcast networks and it is available to stream on Sling TV. But only in a handful of markets.
Sling TV Freestream logo.

What is Sling Freestream?

Free, ad-supported channels — otherwise known as FAST services — are all the rage these days. And Sling TV has its own in Freestream.
Sling TV on an iPhone.

How many devices can you watch Sling TV on at once?

Sling TV lets you stream your favorite channels on multiple devices — if you have the right plan, and if that channel is covered under that plan.
An equalizer from eqMac.

How to master your equalizer settings for the perfect sound

EQ is so much more than the Rock preset in your Spotify app. If you want better sound, we're here to show you how to adjust it for the best experience.
The main Amazon Fire TV home screen.

How to reset an Amazon Fire TV Stick

The Android-based Amazon Fire TV Stick is one of the most popular platforms in the world for streaming video on your TV. Here's how to reset it.
iPhone 15 Pro Max showing the YouTube Music app.

What is YouTube Music? Everything you need to know

YouTube Music is a streamlined way to access YouTube's music content, with automatic playlists based on your preferences and much more. Here's what to know.
Two kids using the Puro Sound PuroQuiet Plus to watch something on a tablet.

The best kids headphones of 2024: for fun, safety, and sound

Loaded with color, braced for impact, and packed with parental features like volume limiting, here's our roundup of the best headphones available for kids.
Philo home page.

Philo: everything to know about the live TV streaming service

At just $25 per month, Philo is an affordable live TV streaming service with an impressive channel list and feature set.
The Samsung QN900C Neo QLED 8K TV in a living room.

What is HDR10+? What you need to know about the HDR format

HDR10+ was started by several TV brands, and now it’s available on most major sets and streaming devices. What makes it different from HDR10? Let’s find out!
March Madness on Sling TV on an iPhone.

Is March Madness on Sling TV?

It's that time of year again — March Madness is back. And you can watch it all on Sling TV. (If you're willing to work at it a little.)
LG G1 OLED evo vs. Sony A90J OLED.

OLED vs. LED: Which kind of TV display is better?

Two of the most common TV acronyms out there are OLED and LED. They sound and look alike, but how are they different? We'll show you.
Bose QC45 headphones in black.

How to connect Bose headphones to an iPhone

Pairing or connecting your Bose headphones or earbuds to an iOS device isn't too difficult, and there are a few different ways you can do so.
Apple AirPods Pro Second Gen charging case with USB-C and charging case with Lightning.

How to replace lost or broken AirPods, AirPods Pro, or cases

Damaged or missing AirPods is something no one wants to face, but fortunately, there are a few ways you can go about getting your earbuds fixed or replaced.
A hand points a remote at a TV display a Netflix logo screen.

How to log out of Netflix on a TV

Is it time to sign out of your Netflix account? We’ve assembled this step-by-step guide to walk you through the logout process.
Netflix Who's watching/manage profiles screen.

How much does Netflix cost? A breakdown of the streamer’s plans

Netflix has made some sweeping changes to its plans and pricing recently. Is it still worth it? Check out our guide to Netflix plans.
Several RCA universal remotes hanging next to each other.

How to program an RCA universal remote

RCA’s lineup of universal remotes is a great alternative to spending double or triple on a first-party TV controller. Here’s how to program your new RCA.
An Apple AirPlay icon hovering above an Apple HomePod speaker.

What is AirPlay 2? Apple’s wireless sharing system explained

AirPlay 2 is a great wireless tool that Apple fans will love. How do you access AirPlay 2, and what can it be used for? We answer all these questions and more.
A toucan shown on an LG G3.

QLED vs. OLED TVs: which is better and what’s the difference?

QLEDs can be bright and colorful, while OLEDs deliver some of the most accurate colors and contrast. Which is better for your living room? Let’s discover!
A video call on the Surface Pro 9 tablet.

How to make video calls on a TV: 8 of the most popular ways

Tired of tiny laptop screens for video calls? How about taking your Teams and Zoom meetings on your TV? Here’s how.
YouTube Music

What is YouTube Premium? Price, content, and more

We explain exactly what a YouTube Premium subscription gets you, how much it costs, and if it's a good choice for you.