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Ultra HD Blu-ray specification now complete, logo unveiled

The Blu-ray Disc Association today announced it has finalized what could be the last major disc-based movie format: Ultra HD Blu-ray.

By 13 May 2015

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Create app-specific passwords for iCloud

In an effort to increase the security level of iCloud accounts, Apple is now requiring app-specific passwords for some third-party apps.

By 4 October 2014

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'Tomorrowland' in Dolby Cinema: the best picture I've seen in a theater

In the Dolby Cinema presentation of Disney's "Tomorrowland," fiber-optic-fed laser light engines, 4K resolution, HDR contrast and Atmos sound combine to create a breathtaking cinema experience. Tomorrow's theater experience can't come home soon enough.

By 23 May 2015

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Tech Retrospect: Verizon snaps up AOL, and Google hits the road

In 2000, AOL bought Time Warner. Now, AOL is being gobbled up by Verizon. Also, Apple will launch its smart-home service next month and Google's self-driving cars roll out. All that and more in your look back at the week in tech.

By 16 May 2015

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What is HDMI 2.0a?

HDMI 2.0a is the latest update to the HDMI specification. Here's what it is, and what it means, and why you should care.

By 28 April 2015

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What is contrast ratio?

Contrast ratio is one of the most important aspects of picture quality, especially in a dark room. But why?

By 20 March 2015

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A timer app that uses a specific technique to keep you on task (pictures)

Pomodoro Timer is an app that looks like a cooking timer, but might be just the thing to get you to focus on work.

6 Images By 7 February 2014

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NBN Co promises gigabit speeds by 2017 with new cable technology

Australia's NBN multi-technology mix rolls ever forward, with NBN Co announcing new technology that will bring gigabit speeds to existing HFC cable networks within two years.

By 13 March 2015

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USB Type-C: One cable to connect them all

CNET editor Dong Ngo explains the USB standard and the significance of the latest USB Type-C.

By 10 March 2015

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Smartphone innovation at MWC shows there's life in the old dog yet

Commentary: Manufacturers are finding ways to breathe life into their new products, proving that smartphones haven't run out of ideas.

By 3 March 2015