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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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Samsung Reality SCH-u820

On its own, the Samsung Reality is a great midrange multimedia phone, but it doesn't hold a candle to the Rogue, which has a better design and better features.

By April 28, 2010

3.5 stars Editors' rating April 28, 2010
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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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Matt Damon says 'The Martian' is on the cusp of reality​

I​n the upcoming film "The Martian," Matt Damon plays an astronaut stranded on Mars who has to "science the s***" out of stuff to survive. CNET's Ashley Esqueda chats with him about the role, working with director Ridley Scott and why he thinks it's necessary for humans to get off this planet.

By August 21, 2015

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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

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Oculus conference hits Hollywood in September as virtual-reality competition heats up

The Facebook-owned virtual-reality company is teasing new content and announcements at its upcoming event in Los Angeles -- which could include new hardware, too.

By August 26, 2015

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Jimmy Kimmel shows how scary virtual-reality Facebook might be

On Monday's episode of "Jimmy Kimmel Live," Jimmy took an Oculus Rift VR headset prototype for a spin, showing off what social networking might look like in virtual reality. Shudder.

By August 25, 2015

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'Avatar' director doesn't see broad appeal in VR yet (Tomorrow Daily 229)

At first, we were shocked to hear director James Cameron wasn't overly excited about virtual-reality headsets like the Oculus Rift, but after talking it out, we think we have an idea why he's not so keen on the technology.

By August 20, 2015

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James Cameron on virtual reality: 'Yawn' (Tomorrow Daily 229)

Khail and Ashley discuss "Avatar" director James Cameron's decidedly lukewarm feelings toward VR, explain how a book can bring safe drinking water to areas in need, and get teary-eyed watching a little girl throw a pitch with her 3D-printed hand. #TDYawn

By August 20, 2015

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For virtual-reality movies, old methods don't fit new medium

Filmmakers have a new set of challenges when it comes to 360-degree video. Here's how the industry is tackling those problems.

By August 13, 2015