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CES 2015 TV tech: 4K all the way

For the last few years 4K "Ultra HD" televisions have been displayed at CES, but in 2015 they'll dominate -- not just on the show floor, but on showroom floors everywhere throughout the year.

By 12 December 2014

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What to expect from televisions and home theater

CNET's David Katzmaier predicts what's on the horizon for home theaters at the upcoming Consumer Electronics Show.

By 20 November 2014

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The next Apple TV: What to expect from an updated streaming box

The latest generation of Apple TV streaming box is more than two years old, so it's about time for an update. But what improvements should it bring, and what will Apple actually deliver? Here's the prevailing wisdom.

By 7 September 2014

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Trouble with the curve: What you need to know about curved TVs

After a month living with a curved TV at home, and more time in the lab comparing it to flat TVs, I've learned a few things. Here's the short version.

By 7 July 2014

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How to calibrate your TV for movies, sports, and games

One size or setting does not fit all. By adjusting the picture modes that your TV offers, you can improve the image quality for your various entertainment pursuits.

By 8 August 2014

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BBC to trial 4K at World Cup, but you can't watch it

The Beeb is planning on testing ultra-high definition broadcasts with three World Cup matches, but only BBC research and development facilities will get to enjoy the show.

By 5 June 2014

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My life with a curved TV: Week 2

After a fortnight with Samsungs's top-of-the-line curved TV in my living room, I'm closer to understanding these strange, unasked-for variations on traditional flat televisions. Spoiler: They're not as warped as I first thought.

By 27 May 2014

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How to prepare your TV for watching the World Cup

In a few short weeks the world will be consumed by soccer, er, football. Whether you're a casual, every-four-year watcher or a die-hard hooligan, here's a few ideas to improve the watching and listening experience.

By 30 May 2014

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Why are Sony and Samsung keeping 4K content to themselves?

By keeping current 4K content offerings proprietary, Sony and Samsung could hamper 4K adoption. Here's why.

By 22 May 2014

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Samsung channels Apple in powerful curved TV spot

Using characters from movies through the years, Samsung's new curved TV ad makes the whole thing seem very important.

By 20 May 2014