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Backstage at the Oscars: Transforming the Dolby Theatre for the show

On a normal day, the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood is a movie theater, with the surrounding shopping complex overrun by tourists. It's hard to believe this is the home of the Oscars -- which makes the transformation even more impressive.

By February 21, 2015

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Amazon to make its own movies, from theatre to your computer in four weeks

Amazon Prime Instant Video is set to premiere around 12 films a year, a month or two after their big screen debut.

By January 19, 2015

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You win or you IMAX: 'Game of Thrones' coming to movie theatres

Scheming nobles, dragons and lopped-off heads will appear the size of houses when the HBO show arrives on the biggest of screens.

By January 6, 2015

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'Star Trek 3' warps into theatres on the show's 50th anniversary

Celebrations on the starboard bow: "Fast and Furious" director Justin Lin will helm the third movie reboot, uniting old and new "Trek".

By December 24, 2014

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Fantastic! 'Doctor Who' returned to TV 10 years ago today

The long-lost classic TV show "Doctor Who" returned to our screens on this day in 2005 -- so we raise our sonic screwdrivers to 10 years of timey-wimey fantasticness.

By March 26, 2015

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Does Dolby Atmos on a tablet live up to its cinematic sonic reputation?

Dolby has brought its multichannel movie technology to Lenovo mobile devices. But how do you go from 51 theatre-shaking speakers to two earbuds? We tried it out.

By March 2, 2015

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The tech it takes to put on the Oscars

Each year, the Oscars get a tech upgrade, especially in the area of sound. It's held at the Dolby Theatre, after all. What does it take to produce Hollywood's grandest awards show, watched by viewers around the world? CNET''s Kara Tsuboi takes you backstage.

By February 20, 2015

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Amazon could be landing in South Korea soon

Amazon's Korean expansion is expected to open for business by mid-March, according to reports.

By February 25, 2015

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Meyer Sound's advanced tech takes concert sound into the 21st century

The Audiophiliac drops by the Appel Room at Jazz at Lincoln Center to check out the Meyer Sound Constellation system.

By February 25, 2015

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'The Man in the High Castle', Amazon's biggest pilot ever, greenlit for a full series

Based on the Philip K. Dick novel in which the Nazis and the Japanese won WW2, the first episode is the most-watched Amazon pilot ever.

By February 19, 2015