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Sony makes 4K player nonproprietary, shows off $50K 4K short-throw projector

Sony's VPL-GTZ1 is an ultra-short throw laser projector. We get some eyes on it at the CEDIA Expo, along with a double stack of $25,000 4K projectors, and find out some great news for 4K fans about the FMP-X10 media player.

By September 12, 2014

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4K Blu-ray discs arriving in 2015 to fight streaming media

Those who want movies with the very highest quality will be keen on 4K Blu-ray's better resolution, color, and dynamic range. Yet millions seem happy with streaming video, despite its shortcomings.

By September 5, 2014

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How Supreme Court ruling affects Aereo, the cloud, and you

The court was loud and clear: Aereo's streaming TV business is illegal. But the decision raises more questions than it answers.

By June 26, 2014

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Aereo to Supreme Court: We have broken no law

In a brief, Aereo says that it has stayed within the realm of US copyright law and that TV broadcasters have no right to royalties from its television streaming.

By March 26, 2014

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Sony at CES: PlayStation Now, 'Breaking Bad' and the 'wow' factor

Sony's CEO Kasua Hirai excites fans with two new cloud-based services during his keynote Tuesday at the Consumer Electronics Show. He also bids farewell to the "just good enough era."

By January 7, 2014

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RIP Panasonic plasma TVs: Reactions from industry experts

Panasonic recently announced it would no longer manufacture plasma televisions. For many experts in the industry who care deeply about TV picture quality, that came as major news. Here are a few of their reactions, in their own words.

By November 6, 2013

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UHD or 4K: What do you prefer?

CEA says "Ultra HD" or "UHD." Sony, and pith, says "4K." What do you prefer?

By September 19, 2013

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April Fools' 2013: From Twttr to Google Nose to Nokia's microwave

This year's batch of springtime hijinks from the greater tech community includes the usual onslaught from Google, along with notable entrants from Nokia, Twitter, and even Wolfram Alpha.

By April 1, 2013

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CEA backs Dish in Hopper copyright lawsuit

The Consumer Electronics Association says "AutoHop" technology is "clearly protected" under a Supreme Court ruling over Betamax recordings.

By January 25, 2013

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20 biggest tech innovations of my lifetime that I actually use

If you were to make a list of the biggest tech innovations that you use personally, what might it include? Here's my list. Share yours on Twitter using #MyTopTech.

By January 4, 2013