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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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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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New Xperia Z5 smartphones stick to Sony's high-end mantra

The company unveils three smartphones targeting affluent users, but it still hasn't figured out how to avoid getting lost in the shuffle behind Apple and Samsung.

By September 2, 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

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Quality home coffeemakers that brew drip java well (pictures)

Domestic coffee machines have come a long way since the days of moka pots and percolators. We've put these drip machines through their paces and can vouch for their impressive java-brewing abilities and distinctive approach to making coffee.

7 Images By August 19, 2015

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Turn your videos into gloriously low-quality VHS-era clips with this app

Get ready to head back to the '80s. A new iOS app called VHS Camcorder turns your videos into grainy clips straight out of the VHS days. Complete with time and date stamp.

By August 20, 2015

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This is how to unlock 'very high' quality Xbox One to Windows 10 streaming

The setting is unavailable by default, but it can easily be accessed for increased visual fidelity in streams.

By August 13, 2015

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High-quality movies and TV shows hit HBO, iTunes in August

HBO Now is available on more platforms than ever and it's bringing Oscar winners "Birdman" and "The Theory of Everything". Meanwhile, Apple's bringing home the (Kevin) Bacon in "Cop Car" and other first-run movies.

By July 31, 2015

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​New fees cast shadow on next-gen high-quality streaming video

It looked like compression technology for superhigh-quality video would be free for watching movies and TV online. Not so, according to a new patent-licensing group that wants a cut of the revenue.

By July 22, 2015

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Vizio M series: Great 4K picture quality at an affordable price

The Vizio M series is one of the least expensive TVs with 4K resolution, and it's also one of the best-performing we've tested.

By July 20, 2015