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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

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Virtual reality wants to rule video games. Here's who will rule VR

Soon you'll don a high-tech headset as easily as you reach for your controller. Watch for blockbuster launches in the year ahead that pave the way to the brave new virtual world. Facebook and Valve lead the charge.

By May 22, 2015

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'Tomorrowland' in Dolby Cinema: the best picture I've seen in a theater

In the Dolby Cinema presentation of Disney's "Tomorrowland," fiber-optic-fed laser light engines, 4K resolution, HDR contrast and Atmos sound combine to create a breathtaking cinema experience. Tomorrow's theater experience can't come home soon enough.

By May 22, 2015

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How to take tilt-shift photos with a smartphone

Learn how to make cool miniature effect photos using nothing more than your smartphone.

By May 25, 2015

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Vizio 60-inch M-series offers good contrast

The 60-inch Vizio M1d-A3R doesn't quite offer the very best value for money in the company's range, but nevertheless features fine picture quality in a large size.

By January 24, 2014

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Skin that can see is octopus camouflage superpower

A protein in octopus skin is similar to a light-detecting protein found in the eye, enabling the cephalopods' amazing camouflage skills.

By May 21, 2015

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Apple Watch sales to reach 36 million in first year, analyst predicts

Shame about the supply pinch, though. Without that, sales might actually soar as high as 50 million, says a Morgan Stanley analyst.

By May 21, 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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In Mad Max, car combat reigns supreme

The melee fighting may feel familiar, but forcing your opponents into vehicular submission feels joyous in Avalanche Studio's upcoming Mad Max game.

By May 25, 2015

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As Apple rises, so Samsung falls

Samsung's declining first-quarter financial results contrast sharply with those of Apple, but the drop in operating profit isn't as bad as it has been.

By April 28, 2015