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Seven TVs that defined 2014

If 2014 was the best of times for TVs, it was also the worst of times. The death of plasma, the birth of OLED. The emergence of 4K. And the dumbing down of smart TV. Join us for a tour, won't you?

By December 16, 2014

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Aereo lays off most of its staff, as prospects dim

A small executive team will be the only ones remaining at the embattled TV-streaming startup, after a Supreme Court ban on its service scared off potential investors.

By November 6, 2014

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​Mazda's Adaptive LED Headlights dim only where they need to

Hate blinding other drivers at night, but wish you could see more than you do with your low-beams? Mazda has a solution for you.

By October 7, 2014

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Apple's 2015: Building on an already huge 2014

Here are seven things we could see from Apple in the coming year, ranging from services to new, bigger iPads.

By December 23, 2014

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Panasonic plasma-ifies 4K LCD TV picture with full-array local dimming

Officially unveiled at IFA in Berlin, the new AX900 series promises "the company's best picture performance" rivalling the TV tech for which Panasonic is best-known: plasma. Also announced was an 85-inch 4K TV and a step-down series of 4K sets.

By September 3, 2014

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The Nanoleaf Bloom LED dims without a dimmer (pictures)

If you like the lights down low, but lack a dimmer, then you might like this bulb's clever trick.

8 Images By July 30, 2014

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Dimmer-free dimming with the Nanoleaf Bloom LED

This odd-looking light has a few tricks up its sleeve.

By July 30, 2014

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Philips' Standard LED is our dimming champion

Theres a lot to like about this LED - especially if you like the lights down low.

By July 2, 2014

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Vizio's cheap E-Series TVs are brimming with local dimming

Vizio has announced the availability of its full line of E-Series TVs, the company's cheapest. Select models feature local dimming, our favorite enhancement for LED LCD TVs, promising great picture for the money.

By February 26, 2014

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LED local dimming explained

The term "local dimming" gets used frequently in LED LCD marketing. It's one of the few such terms that can actually denote improved picture quality, but not all local-dimming methods are created equal. Here's the difference.

By January 22, 2014