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Editors' Take

Toshiba 55L7400

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

January 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.

January 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.

July 15, 2013

3 stars Editors' rating July 15, 2013
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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.

June 5, 2013

2.5 stars Editors' rating June 5, 2013

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Seagate Backup Plus

Seagate Backup Plus carries the flexibility of the GoFlex portable drive while adding performance and style to portable storage. The new drive makes an excellent buy.

June 11, 2012

4 stars Editors' rating June 11, 2012
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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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Uber tests local delivery with Corner Store

Only available in Washington, D.C., and for a limited time, the service enables users to order household items and have a driver bring the products directly to their doorstep.

By August 19, 2014

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Yahoo acquires startup Zofari to bolster local search

With its latest purchase, Yahoo looks to strengthen its local-recommendation chops.

By August 12, 2014

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Amazon takes on Square with Local Register card reader

The online retailer introduces a card reader that could help it learn more about consumer shopping habits in stores.

By August 13, 2014

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Foursquare gets personal with local search and new logo

The social media check-in app introduces new features that will give users personalized suggestions that are "all about you."

By July 23, 2014