The Fire stick is a Digital Streaming Device - that plugs to the HDMI port on your TV. The effect is pure magic - you get access to top free streaming applications e.g Mobdro, Terrarium, Youtube, Ted Talk, Economist etc on your telly. There are thousand of apps to choose from. Access channels like National Geographic, Nat Geo Wild, Animal Planet, Discovery channel, Cartoon Network, Nickelodeon, HBO, Food Network, E! Entertainment, Sky Sports, CNN, BBC, CNBC etc - all for FREE.