Streaming media set top boxes largely suck in Canada. This is due to the fact that, when compared to our American cousins, we have a spectacularly poor selection of online streaming services to choose from. As for the options we do have such as Netflix, Crackle and VDIO, the amount of content they offer is disappointingly weak.
That said, things are slowly getting better. If you’re a Canadian and looking to add a streaming box to your home theatre system, I’ve got your back.
Head on over to The Globe & Mail. You’ll find my review of the best set top streaming options available to those who hand their hats in the True North, Strong and Free.