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Inside Google's master plan for faster, sharper streaming video

Google is working on a new technology called VP10 that will allow it to squeeze higher-quality video over broadband and mobile networks. And thanks to patent issues with a rival standard, it has a chance to catch on.

By August 28, 2015

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Fallout 4 was 'basically done' before Bethesda even announced it

Pete Hines: "You're not adding new features in May, June, July in the year you're releasing; you're trying to get everything fixed."

By July 28, 2015

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AmazonBasics Ultra-Portable Micro Bluetooth Speaker BTV4

Amazon offers an attractive deal with the budget-friendly BTV4 Bluetooth speaker, as long as you're comfortable sacrificing a bit of fidelity for price and portability.

By May 20, 2015

3 stars Editors' rating May 20, 2015
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AmazonBasics Ultra-Portable Bluetooth Speaker BTV2

The no-frills AmazonBasics BTV2 Bluetooth speaker offers an inexpensive accessory to boost your audio on the go.

By May 13, 2015

3.5 stars Editors' rating May 13, 2015
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Apple should kill the 16GB iPhone, but it probably won't

Commentary: While nearly all other high-end smartphones now offer 32GB of storage by default, Apple's entry-level model starts at 16GB. And that feels less adequate with each passing month.

By September 5, 2015

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Lost book by J.R.R. Tolkien coming soon is basically fanfic for fans of Finns

"The Story of Kullervo" was written decades before "The Hobbit" and the world it takes place in will be familiar to fans of Finnish mythology.

By August 18, 2015

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Lenovo Tab 2 A8 is a basic tablet for a bargain price (pictures)

If you're being a scrooge about spending money on a tablet, the Lenovo Tab 2 A8 is all right, but don't expect more than basic functionality.

8 Images By August 6, 2015

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LG G Pad X8.3 pairs basic design with extraordinary features (pictures)

It's rare to see a tablet with a full USB port, stylus, or IR blaster. The LG G Pad X8.3 packs all three.

9 Images By August 5, 2015

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Phones with ultra high-res 4K screens are serious overkill. Seriously

Commentary: If super high-resolution screens are arguably unnecessary for your 65-inch TV, they're just about useless for your 5.5-inch phone.

By September 2, 2015

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Galaxy S6 vs. S6 Edge vs. Edge+ vs. Note 5: Which new Samsung smartphone should you buy?

Four superphones with four similar styles and specs. We'll help break down the pros, cons, and how much extra you pay to upgrade from the S6 to the S6 Edge to the Note 5 to the Edge+. Whew!

By August 28, 2015