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dimming

Editors' Take

Vizio P-Series

We really liked the picture quality-to-performance propositions of Vizio's 1080p resolution M-series and E-series TVs, and after going eyes-on with the new P-Series, shipping now, we expect great things.

January 6, 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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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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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

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Toshiba CES 2014 TVs: Full-array local dimming, 4K and clouds

Toshiba's lineup of TVs for 2014, just introduced at CES, is chock full of pixels, dimming LEDs and the company's Cloud Portal Smart TV system

By January 6, 2014

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Apple sued over alleged iMac screen dimming issues

New lawsuit that seeks class action says Apple's 2009 to 2011 iMacs have an issue that causes one half of the screen to go dark, and that's not covered under warranty.

By October 29, 2013

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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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How to keep your computer awake without touching the mouse

Or the keyboard. If you're tired of Windows dimming the screen or going to sleep without permission, try this.

By September 3, 2014

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In paralysis, finding freedom via brain-wave tech

ALS patient and advocate Eric Valor is part of an experimental project to test out a brain-wave-reading headset, technology that could one day give paralyzed people more independence.

By August 30, 2014

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Roku TVs marry cheap prices, proven smarts (hands-on)

The Roku TVs introduced at CES in January are now available for preorder. In addition to offering our favorite streaming platform built right into the TVs, the initial wave of models is priced even lower than mainstays like Vizio.

By August 18, 2014