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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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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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Upstart Hisense challenges picture quality stalwarts with cheaper ULED TV

The Chinese company's newest television has the specifications to compete against the best OLED and LED LCD TVs, for a lot less money.

By August 26, 2015

Review

Samsung BD-J5900

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

By August 28, 2015

4 stars Editors' rating August 28, 2015

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​Startup aims to make home devices smart enough to anticipate what you need

Silk Labs wants to weave its software and services into all the new networked devices coming to homes of the future. Behind it: a trio fresh from the ambitious Firefox OS smartphone project.

By August 21, 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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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

Review

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

Available from the manufacturer.

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Apple iPod Touch 2015

The updated iPod Touch remains a great portable media player and overall entertainment device, but its small screen feels like a throwback to an earlier era.

By August 22, 2015

3.5 stars Editors' rating August 22, 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