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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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Uber suffers loss as judge grants drivers' suit class action status

A California judge rules that the employee vs. independent-contractor case that was limited to three drivers can now be expanded to thousands of drivers.

By September 1, 2015

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Tech giants join forces to hasten high-quality online video

The alliance, which includes Microsoft, Google, Amazon and Netflix, pledges to build next-generation video technology -- and offer it for free.

By September 1, 2015

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Ultra HD Blu-Ray's Digital Bridge: Can you finally watch your movie wherever you want?

The upcoming Ultra HD Blu-ray has a new method to allow sharing of the movies you buy across your phones and tablets, even allowing you to burn a backup. Will it work? Is it better than Ultraviolet? Here's what we know.

By August 30, 2015

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Sony's IFA 2015 press conference: Join us Sept. 2 (live blog)

The Japanese company will talk up its latest gadgets at an event in Berlin. The invite hints at a broad array of devices, from smartphones to cameras to TVs.

By September 2, 2015

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Samsung's new challenge: Sharing the smartwatch market with Apple

For the first time, Samsung will be launching a wearable while a device from key rival Apple is available. But don't count Samsung out yet.

By August 31, 2015

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PonoPlayer

The PonoPlayer is an inherently likeable portable music player that delivers excellent high-end sound, but its quirky design and lackluster battery life leave us waiting for the second generation -- or a price cut.

By March 12, 2015

3.5 stars Editors' rating March 12, 2015

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Samsung's curvy Blu-ray player a value buy

The Samsung BD-J5900 Blu-ray player offers excellent image quality, speedy disc access and great bang for the buck.

By August 27, 2015

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The hidden cost of those 'free' gambling apps

Some of the most downloaded and highest-grossing video games in leading app stores use casino motifs for their designs, raising questions about the potential dangers of gambling apps.

By August 27, 2015

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FiiO's best portable music player is more affordable than Astell & Kern's cheapest

The new second-gen FiiO X5 is a bona-fide high-res music player at a price you can afford.

By August 22, 2015