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ad-skipping

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Apple said to be working on ad-skipping tech for TV

A new report says Apple's trying to woo cable companies on ad-skipping technology for TV programs.

By July 15, 2013

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CBS claims Dish concealed AutoHop ad-skipping technology

The TV network says the satellite TV provider "deliberately failed to disclose" the AutoHop features during contract negotiations in 2011.

By January 23, 2013

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Judge denies injunction against Dish's ad-skipping feature

Fox Broadcasting sought to block the AutoHop feature, which allows programs to be viewed without commercial interruption.

By November 7, 2012

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Dish Network chief defends new ad-skipping feature

Dish chairman Charlie Ergen believes the service's new ad-skipping Auto Hop feature is a necessary response to the lure of Web TV, according to a Wall Street Journal report.

By June 8, 2012

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Dish, TV networks duel over ad-skipping feature

Fox and NBCUniversal file copyright infringement suits over the Auto Hop feature, leading the satellite carrier to fire back with a lawsuit of its own.

By May 24, 2012

Review

Panasonic DMP-BDT230

The Panasonic DMP-BDT230 is a mostly solid Blu-ray player, except it serves up obnoxious ads in its onscreen interface.

October 11, 2013

3 stars Editors' rating October 11, 2013
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Hisense Sero 7 LT

The Hisense Sero 7 LT isn't worth your money -- skip it and go for its more robust counterpart, the Pro, instead.

July 12, 2013

2.5 stars Editors' rating July 12, 2013
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LG Envoy II (U.S. Cellular)

With its low-end specs and mediocre camera, the Envoy II isn't worth buying -- especially since the Samsung Chrono 2 comes in at a cheaper contract price.

June 14, 2013

2.5 stars Editors' rating June 14, 2013

MSRP: $159.99

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Virgin Mobile's 'blinkwashing' asks your eyelids to skip ads

The feature is part of a viral marketing campaign that allows users to blink their eyes in order to skip ads on YouTube.

By September 17, 2013

Editors' Take

Telepathy One

A smaller projector and a simple set of functions are part of a Japanese headset that hopes to be a social communication tool.

April 23, 2013

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