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SoundScoopz could be an inexpensive audio enhancer for flat-panel TVs

The low-tech, low-budget solution redirects sound waves from a TV's down-firing speakers towards the viewer.

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Behmor’s building a smarter coffee roaster and brewer

The perfect cup of coffee might be just a profile, and several hundred dollars, away.

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HBO ponders discounts for prepaid HBO Now subscribers

How do you keep subscribers on board after Game of Thrones is over? Give them a deal on prepaid service.

Apple's streaming TV service might not be imminent after all

The pursuit of live, local TV stations may be gumming up the process, and Apple reportedly has no TV programmers on board.

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Six factors for finding a new web hosting provider

Looking for a web host? These key factors will help you narrow down your search.

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Google 'Brillo' may join Internet of Things operating system madness

A version of Android is reportedly coming to connected light bulbs, door locks, and other low-power devices--just to make an already-messy situation even messier.

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6 things almost every viral Kickstarter has in common

The best product categories, the best times to launch, the best investor incentives: Learn these and other lessons from the thousand most successful Kickstarter projects ever.

It's Such a Beautiful Day

The best of what’s newly streaming on Netflix includes a ‘Beautiful’ find

Explore an animated masterpiece and 8 other emotionally touching movies newly available on popular streaming services this week

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Ecoisme will monitor your home's electricity consumption to help you save money on your electric bill

This intelligent device will track the energy use of any device and give you tips on to use less electricity.

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Sling TV lands on Android TV with $50 Nexus Player discount

Google's television platform is getting a little more hospitable to people who've ditched cable TV.

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Nvidia confirms 500GB, Android TV-powered Shield Pro console is real

An Nvidia customer representative says in an online forum the Pro model will launch alongside the 16GB variant.

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Xbox One will get Windows 10 sometime after PCs

Add Microsoft's game console to the list of devices that won't receive Windows 10 until sometime after it lands on PCs.

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Netflix's website will stop being an abomination soon

An upcoming redesign makes Netflix.com look more like its mobile apps, without the sluggish carousel.

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Sharp's latest 4K TV adds yellow subpixel for 8K resolution

The Aquos 4K Next basically fakes 8K resolution, but will cost over $13,000.