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TV-B-Gone: Turning off TVs, opening up minds

TV-B-Gone is now open source, which may spark the creativity of aspiring engineers.

By November 4, 2008


Amazon switches off TV ads

The online retailing giant says it's dropped its television ad campaign in favor of luring customers with free shipping offers and lower product prices.

By February 10, 2003


Preview Travel reduces loss, spins off TV

Preview reports a third-quarter loss that beat the Street and also said it will become a pure Internet player.

October 21, 1998


Xbox One and Windows 10: New best friends

Microsoft shows off new features that indicate soon, your Xbox won't be just a game console, but a TV-connected Windows PC, too.

By January 21, 2015


Piggyback tech: Winning tack for Nook and Windows Phone?

Commentary: Microsoft and Barnes & Noble have both brought key software to alternative devices that have a solid footing. But just one has a clear-cut edge.

By September 1, 2014


Sony selling Vaio laptop business

Sony will be selling its Vaio laptop business to an investment fund, cutting 5000 jobs and splitting its TV business into a subsidiary. In addition, it will cease its e-reader business in the US.

By February 6, 2014


Xbox One, you're not making my family life easier

The Xbox One is the loneliest number if you're trying to shoehorn its do-it-all TV proposition into a family room -- unless you're willing to be part of the experiment.

By November 26, 2013


Super Mario 3D World, Mario Kart 8, new Donkey Kong Country coming to Wii U

Nintendo plans to give the Wii U a much-needed shot in the arm with a handful of newly announced software.

By June 11, 2013


MLB brings live game streaming to YouTube, but not in U.S.

MLB offers two live games per day to fans in most countries around the world. But fans everywhere finally get access to thousands of hours of archive footage dating back 60 years.

By April 29, 2013


Dick Smith holds 'XXXL' sale tomorrow only

Dick Smith will be holding a sale on Saturday, 20 October, both in-store and online, with up to 30 per cent off TVs and computers, plus more bargains.

By October 18, 2012