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How to adjust the backlight strength, time-out length of the Pebble Time

The color screen on the Pebble Time is pretty, but hard to see indoors. Hopefully these new settings improve the experience.

By July 23, 2015

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Philips TVs combine Android, 4K resolution with moody backlighting

TP Vision, trying to find a way to excite TV buyers, reveals three models at the IFA trade show that marry Google's smart-TV technology with lots of pixels.

By September 4, 2014

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How to buy a new phone: The CNET smartphone buying guide

The most important things to know when shopping for a cell phone.

By July 14, 2015

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What is Samsung's SUHD?

Samsung has launched "SUHD" TVs, but despite the new term they're based on good old LCD technology. Here's what you need to know.

By April 23, 2015

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LED LCD vs. OLED

LED LCD and OLED are the two major TV technologies that will fight for your TV buying dollar over the next few years. Here's how they compare.

By April 30, 2015

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Sony prices 2015 4K and Android TVs

Details on pricing and availability are now official for Sony's 2015 televisions, and the company is focusing on 4K and charging a mint for many models. New for many sets is Android TV, while HDR arrives on the flagships.

By April 19, 2015

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Vizio prices M series 4K TVs from $600, teases high-end, HDR-capable Reference series TVs

Some of our favorite TVs from last year were Vizio's M series, and now they're back with 4K resolution for inexpensive prices. The company also said its Reference series sets, first announced 15 months ago, would be released sometime in 2015.

By April 13, 2015

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HDR vs. HDR: Photo trick vs. TV feature

There's been some confusion as to what High Dynamic Range is when it comes to TVs. The same term is used in photography for an eye-catching hyper-realistic effect. That's not what the TV feature does. Here's the difference.

By April 1, 2015

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TCL ships cheap new 2015 Roku TVs

The first company to sell TVs with built-in Roku was TCL, and we really liked them. Now the budget brand is back with the second generation, starting at $219 for the 32-inch size.

By March 26, 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 March 19, 2015