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For digital video to live, the 30-second pre-roll ad must die

The 30-second pre-roll is the blink tag of our era. It's the ad format that drives users crazy, and it's just not right for Web or mobile. Here's how to fix video advertising and make online video profitable for everyone.

By April 23, 2012

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AT&T threatens to skip the incentive spectrum auction

AT&T's threat to not participate in the upcoming auction could jeopardize the success of the auction, but it's unclear how serious its warning is as its arguments seem weak when scrutinized.

By April 16, 2014

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SoundCloud amps up ways for artists to get paid. The price? Ads

The "YouTube for audio" is the latest streaming-music site to tout new ways artists can commercialize. Of course, for its 175 million monthly listeners, that means commercials.

By August 21, 2014

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Hidden, helpful use of the 30-second skip button for Xfinity X1

When you think you're stuck watching an Xfinity on demand show without fast-forward, try using the page-up button.

By June 30, 2014

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For Samsung, a new year, a new Gear -- and new apps

For Samsung's quick second generation of its Gear smartwatch brought new apps, like iHeartRadio.

By February 23, 2014

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Take a trip down memory lane to Google's first data center

Google's eighth employee, Urs Hölzle, shares his experiences at the company's first data center, back when it was less a data center and more a tiny closet surrounded by competitors.

By February 6, 2014

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Nuvyyo's Tablo DVR streams free over-the-air TV to all your devices (hands-on)

We take a hands-on look at the Tablo over-the-air DVR, which can stream live and recorded over-the-air TV content to nearly any device.

By January 8, 2014

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Get a Boost Mobile Motorola Moto G for $99.95

That's $80 off the regular price of this unlocked phone, which appears to be making its CDMA debut on... HSN?

By January 2, 2014

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Guide to buying a cheap camera

We don't encourage buying a camera by specs alone, but there are a few things to look for that can help keep it out of the return pile.

By December 11, 2013

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How to program a 30-second skip button for Xfinity X1

With a simple code, you can change the five-minute skip ahead button on the XR2 remote to skip ahead 30 seconds.

By October 10, 2013