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David Katzmaier

Senior Editor David Katzmaier has reviewed TVs at CNET since 2002. He is an ISF certified, NIST trained calibrator and developed CNET's TV test procedure himself. Previously David wrote reviews and features for Sound & Vision magazine and eTown.com.

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Sling TV review: Live ESPN, CNN and others for $20 per month is great, but not for everyone

For the price of a cheap dinner, Sling TV "unbundles" traditional cable TV channel lineups with a handful of Internet-delivered channels, including ESPN, TNT, CNN and Disney. It mostly works great, but read the fine print before you cancel cable.

By January 26, 2015

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Sling TV

Sling TV's bargain price and freedom from contracts make it well worth a test drive for prospective cord-cutters or "cord-nevers" who can live with its stripped-down selection of live TV channels.

By January 26, 2015

3.5 stars Editors' rating January 26, 2015

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Microsoft HoloLens (pictures)

Today Microsoft announced a VR headset it's calling Microsoft HoloLens.

14 Images By January 21, 2015

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Sling TV: Everything you need to know

Sling TV is a new $20 per month live TV package with 12 channels, including ESPN, TNT, CNN, HGTV and the Disney Channel. How does it work, how can you get it -- and will it let you quit cable?

By January 20, 2015

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Skype updates Samsung Smart TV app with group calling, 1080p

The new app, available only on 2014 Samsung Smart TVs that feature a built-in camera, allows users to participate in three-party group calls and enjoy higher resolution.

By January 16, 2015

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TVs at CES 2015 go beyond 4K

4K is already old hat. Rapidly falling prices are causing TV makers to push ever more elaborate features -- that's why Quantum Dots, HDR and curved, bendable and ultra-slim sets were so prominent this year.

By January 9, 2015

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The year of the cord-cutter starts at CES 2015

Dish's Sling TV stole the show with its $20 alternative TV package, but PlayStation Vue is coming soon, Netflix is certifying TVs and just about everybody is streaming. Here are the big home video trends of CES 2015.

By January 9, 2015

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TiVo cancels Season Pass for OnePass, streaming included (hands-on)

The DVR stalwart will rename one of its most iconic features to reflect an upgrade that integrates streaming and broadcast sources into the My Shows menu.

By January 8, 2015

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LG's OLED HDR TV shines brighter (hands-on)

There aren't many picture quality weaknesses inherent in OLED display technology, but LCD TVs can get brighter. A prototype OLED TV billed as HDR (high dynamic range) aims to address that gap.

By January 8, 2015

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Panasonic's booth at CES 2015: Batteries, hair curlers and 4K TVs

Panasonic's big booth is a hodgepodge of the massive company's wares, focusing less on its traditional business of TVs and more on beauty, lifestyle products and batteries.

16 Images By January 7, 2015