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4K Blu-ray discs arriving in 2015 to fight streaming media

Those who want movies with the very highest quality will be keen on 4K Blu-ray's better resolution, color, and dynamic range. Yet millions seem happy with streaming video, despite its shortcomings.

By September 5, 2014

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Watch a jet with no front landing gear land on stool

A little-known fact is that a special stool was invented for the very purpose of helping a Harrier jet land without its front landing gear.

By June 26, 2014

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BBC confirms: lost Doctor Who episodes recovered

The BBC has confirmed that it has recovered a number of missing episodes of Doctor Who and will be showing them at a special screening later this week.

By October 8, 2013

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Ray Dolby, sound pioneer and Dolby Laboratories founder, dies

The man responsible for groundbreaking work in noise reduction and inventing surround sound has passed away at age 80.

By September 12, 2013

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Jimmy Kimmel: I'm behind 'twerking girl on fire' video

9 million YouTubers were taken in by a video of a twerking girl whose backside-wagging caused a fire. Kimmel reveals the video was his brainchild.

By September 10, 2013

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Privacy officials from 6 countries request details on Google Glass

Officials ask Google how it intends to use the information collected by the high-tech specs, which could seemingly videotape or photograph others without their knowledge.

By June 18, 2013

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Google Glass spurs privacy questions from Congress

Several congressional members send a letter to Google CEO Larry Page about concerns such as whether Google will use facial recognition technology with Glass.

By May 16, 2013

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YouTube honors birthday of video recorder with VHS-style videos

Celebrating the 57th birthday of the first commercial videotape recorder, YouTube can display certain videos in the style of "vintage video tapes."

By April 15, 2013

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YouTube adds a VHS-style 'tape mode'

In celebration of the anniversary of the VCR, YouTube has now added a "tape mode" to certain videos to recall that old crunchy VHS feeling.

By April 15, 2013

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Rare Apple photos: Cook in high school, Jobs back on the job

Vintage shots surface on the Web: Tim Cook during his high school days in Alabama in the mid '70s, and the fortuitous night Steve Jobs returned to Apple and set about engineering a legendary comeback.

By March 30, 2013