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Inside Google's master plan for faster, sharper streaming video

Google is working on a new technology called VP10 that will allow it to squeeze higher-quality video over broadband and mobile networks. And thanks to patent issues with a rival standard, it has a chance to catch on.

By August 28, 2015

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Google, HTC vets turn to consumers to fund a cloud-based smartphone

Startup Nextbit launches its first smartphone as a Kickstarter project. Early commitments will nab the device, named "Robin," for $299.

By September 1, 2015

Review

Oster Versa Performance Blender

Using this blender is a pain, but once you get it up and running, it can keep up with machines that are more than twice as expensive.

By August 14, 2014

3.5 stars Editors' rating August 14, 2014
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The Hoover WindTunnel 3 High Performance Bagless Upright

If you have primarily carpets in your home and want a sub-$200 vacuum cleaner that can help with your allergies and get pet hair and fine particles out of your carpets, the Hoover would make a good addition to your cleaning lineup.

By November 21, 2013

3.5 stars Editors' rating November 21, 2013
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Google OnHub Router

The cool design and easy setup of Google's OnHub router can't make up for its lack of features and average performance out of the box -- though the promise of future software updates offer the potential for big improvements.

By August 31, 2015

3 stars Editors' rating August 31, 2015
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Can versatility redeem an oven with so-so performance?

The KitchenAid KFDD500ESS provides cooks with lots of options and roasts a good chicken, but its cook times were disappointing.

By August 30, 2015

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Miles Davis Trumpet High Performance Headphones

While their design isn't for everybody, the Miles Davis Trumpet earphones sound really good.

By December 14, 2011

3.5 stars Editors' rating December 14, 2011
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T-Mobile vows to go after data 'thieves'

If you use tethering trickery to get hold of more data than you're allowed, T-Mobile says it will track you down and cut you off.

By August 31, 2015

Review

Beats Pro High-Performance (White)

The Beats Pro by Dr. Dre from Monster Headphones deliver a sturdy design and top-notch sound quality for those who enjoy skull-shattering bass. If you're a casual listener and can afford them, they're a worthy investment, but if you're an audio purist then you may want to comparison shop.

By December 9, 2010

4 stars Editors' rating December 9, 2010
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Roku vs. Apple TV vs. Chromecast vs. Amazon Fire TV

Which has the most apps? Which has the coolest features? Which one is the best? The most popular streamers all have their merits, so we'll help you decide which box is right for you.

By June 2, 2015