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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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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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Why Sony pulling out wouldn't kill OLED TV

​Sony is rumored to be stopping its research on OLED display technology to concentrate on 4K TVs, but despite early gains the company hasn't been in the race for a long time, but who will take up the slack?.

By 21 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

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My life with a curved TV: Day 1

On Monday, Samsung's curved LED LCD TV arrived at my house, temporarily replacing my beloved flat plasma. My family and I will be living with it for a couple months. Here's what we thought after one day.

By 13 May 2014

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Hands-on with Sony's 2014 4K televisions

Sony gave CNET a hands-on look at the range of 4K televisions for 2014 including a look at House of Cards in 4K.

By 6 May 2014

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Hands-on with LG's WebOS Smart TV: Is 'simple' enough?

LG's much-hyped Smart TV platform is hitting store shelves now, but does its simpler approach beat the myriad other smart devices vying for space in your living room?

By 25 April 2014

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Push for Ultra HD 4K forces picture quality tradeoffs

It's an easy sell: Four times the resolution of HD. The numbers are easy to understand, 2160p easily identifiable as more than 1080p. Every manufacturer is pushing their top-of-the-line 4K TVs as the next generation of superlative picture quality. But resolution is just one aspect of picture quality. Is it possible that by focusing so intently on this one, easily marketed, improvement, that other aspects are getting neglected, or worse, diminished? The short answer? Yep. Here's how.

By 26 March 2014