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avc

Review

Adaptec GameBridgeTV AVC-1410

Adaptec's GameBridgeTV is unique in letting you connect game consoles to a PC, but its DVR performance is inconsistent.

February 7, 2006

3 stars Editors' rating February 7, 2006

MSRP: $99.99

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Sony shafts Motion JPEG, takes new DSC-T500 high-def with MPEG4 AVC/H.264

MPEG4 AVC/H.264 used to improve video quality on latest Cyber-shot point-and-shoot.

By August 28, 2008

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Denon AVC-A1HD: 'Budget' home cinema behemoth

Just come into some money? Thinking that you might like to buy something that makes a lot of noise for about £4,000? Great news, Denon has a new AV receiver

By April 15, 2008

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Big market for small memory cards

Mobile phones are driving big growth in the SD memory card market, according to Shuichi Ohki, Director of Panasonic AVC Networks Company, Media Business Unit

By October 9, 2006

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What is HEVC? High Efficiency Video Coding, H.265, and 4K compression explained

High Efficiency Video Coding (HEVC), also known as H.265, promises twice the compression possible with Blu-ray’s best video compression methods. But how does it work, and is it enough to get us better-looking 4K content?

By April 18, 2014

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Patent licensing terms still murky for next-gen video

Plenty of patents are involved in HEVC, the leading technology contender for compressing 4K video. Several big names still haven't signed up for an effort to ease licensing.

By January 17, 2014

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Over-the-air 4K broadcast of French Open? You bet

The new HEVC standard can squeeze 3,840x2,160 pixels at 50 frames per second into a radio-frequency broadcast. Not many have the high-end electronics needed to watch, though.

By May 27, 2014

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John Oliver: Why do floppy disks control nuclear weapons?

The HBO comedian wonders why the hardware and software guarding the United States' nuclear warheads are so out of date.

By July 28, 2014

Editors' Take

Pentax 645Z

Among several other enhancements, this successor to the 645D is the first in the category to capture video as well as 51-megapixel stills.

April 14, 2014

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Transcend curries 4K favor with faster SD cards

For videographers shooting high-resolution video, the Taiwanese flash-card maker has two new choices with faster write speeds and capacities up to 128GB.

By March 21, 2014