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tubes vs. transistors

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YouTube pays (more) stars to make new shows

The video site is paying top stars again, investing in popular entertainers like Smosh and the Fine Brothers of "Kids React..." fame to make new shows and feature-length movies.

By April 28, 2015

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YouTube's video pick spells doom for Adobe Flash

By using HTML5 by default to deliver YouTube video, Google helps the Web root out Adobe's Flash. The next challenge for the Web: competing with mobile apps.

By January 28, 2015

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Grab a GIF from a video with new YouTube GIF creator

Instantly create and share a looping clip from your favourite YouTube video with the new tool.

By December 12, 2014

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Adios, silicon: Why exotic designs are the future for the chips in your gadgets

Decades of progress creating conventional computer chips will stall in the coming years, forcing some far-out ideas on semiconductor makers. Carbon nanotubes or quantum computing, anyone?

By April 17, 2015

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'Mutant Giant Spider Dog' leads YouTube's top videos of 2014

A Nike ad featuring soccer star Cristiano Ronaldo and a bend test of Apple's iPhone 6 Plus also rank among the top trending videos of 2014.

By December 9, 2014

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Woman's interminable selfie shoot divides YouTube

More than one million people have poured onto YouTube to see a bikini-clad woman trying to perfect shots of her face and rear. You must either be for or against.

By October 12, 2014

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New TV tech for 2015: Improving the LCD

Confused about quantum dots, HDR, MEMS and other new TV tech? Here's what all of 2015's TV buzzwords mean.

By January 27, 2015

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Quantum Dots 2015 and Beyond

Quantum dots promise better color and better efficiency for TVs. Here's how they work, and what they can do for modern TVs.

By January 26, 2015

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Amazon Fire TV vs Roku 3

It's a Prizefight punchout between Amazon's first streaming set-top box and the reigning King of the Ring, the Roku 3. Let's get it on!

By April 30, 2014

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Why does 100-year-old tube technology still turn audiophiles on?

Audiophiles love affair with tube amps -- still crazy after all these years?

By April 5, 2014