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Best TVs

We review a lot of TVs here at CNET, but the list below represents only the best.

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Toshiba 55L7400

Toshiba's L7400 features a brighter panel and local dimming for better contrast plus more colors than a traditional television

By Jan. 6, 2014

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Samsung UN60HU8500

Samsung has a bunch of 4K TVs at CES 2014, and most of them include curvature, wacky easel stands, and/or sizes and prices far beyond the grasp of mortal man. The UNHU8500 series is the mainstream antidote, and it has our favorite picture-enhancing LED LCD feature.

By Jan. 6, 2014

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AKG K551 headphones

The AKG K551s are closed portable headphones with an open, airy sound, but their relative lack of bass means they're actually better for use at home.

By Jul. 15, 2013

3 stars Editor's rating Jul. 15, 2013
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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 Jan. 22, 2014

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2013 Nissan Sentra

The 2013 Nissan Sentra serves as cheap transportation for urban areas, and offers connected navigation for greater convenience, but a weak engine and bland styling highlight its mundane nature.

By Jun. 5, 2013

2.5 stars Editor's rating Jun. 5, 2013

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Microsoft researchers think local with HereHere

Researchers at Microsoft's FuSE Labs launch a second project that investigates the intersection of hyper-local content and civic engagement.

By Mar. 10, 2014

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HullCoin is first local government digital currency in UK

The British city of Hull has introduced its own version of Bitcoin to help local residents suffering after government cuts.

By Apr. 1, 2014

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Google+ Local hotel listings commandeered

For unknown reasons, more than 3,000 hotel Web site listings on Google+ Local now point to third-party booking sites.

By Jan. 14, 2014

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Yahoo teams with Yelp on local search, says report

Yahoo's search results will feature Yelp listings and reviews "in the coming weeks," The Wall Street Journal reports, citing an inside source.

By Feb. 8, 2014

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Annotate local files with updated Awesome Screenshot

This Chrome extension can now be used for more than capturing screenshots of Web pages.

By Jan. 28, 2014