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Amazon expands HDR streaming to select LG OLED TVs

The content selection is fairly limited, but Amazon Instant Prime Video is currently the only streaming service delivering HDR content.

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IBM, ARM collaborate on refining Internet of Things deployment

IBM's Internet of Things platform can now work with IoT processors designed by ARM, thanks to a new partnership between the two companies.

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Samsung’s SleepSense sleep tracker taps home appliances to help you doze off

SleepSense joins a growing number of on-bed sleep trackers, though its connection to Samsung TVs and appliances could be its standout feature.

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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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Samsung reveals world's first UltraHD '4K' Blu-ray player

Samsung's the first manufacturer out of the gate with a 4K Blu-ray player, but it won't be the last.

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Latest Apple TV rumor suggests skimpier storage, reiterates lack of 4K

A new report says Apple’s set-top will top out at 16 GB of storage, and may include just half that.

Samsung Sleep Sense wants to hop into bed

The small plastic pad goes under your mattress and is designed to measure your vital signs and report on your sleeping habits.

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Samsung launches next-gen SmartThings smart home hub

Six months late, the home automation hub is here at last, with new sensors and a new video monitoring capability.

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Philips adds light strips to its Hue line of white and color LED lighting

Chain multiple strips together and you can decorate a room with up to 33 feet of tunable mood lighting.

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Panasonic jumps into the OLED TV market with the first 4K TV to earn THX certification

The TV builder says OLED delivers better blacks than its best plasma TVs while avoiding plasma’s shortcomings.

New Intel Core processors mean slimmer computers, long-lasting batteries

Processor improvements don't necessarily mean a boost in everyday tasks like email and web browsing, but they will mean thinner machines that have longer battery lives.

Sony squeezes 4K into a smartphone

Sony's Xperia Z5 Premium packs a 4K screen, but we couldn't tell the difference.

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Hulu without ads arrives for $12 per month (or more with Apple billing)

For $4 more per month, subscribers can get the same lineup of streaming shows, but mostly without commercial interruption.

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Apple TV report claims universal search, $149 starting price

The next Apple TV may get universal search like every other media streamer, and could cost $149.

Intel's charging without wires is coming soon to PCs

A wireless charging system that packs enough power to replenish a laptop battery should hit the market in 2016, helping realize the long-held dream of a cable-free desk.

Acer's Jade Primo Windows 10 phone can replace your PC

Acer debuted its Jade Primo smartphone running Windows 10.

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This Asus router is a powerful rebuttal to Google OnHub's stark simplicity

On paper, the RT-AC5300U looks to be the most powerful consumer router ever built.

Snap drone has 4K video and won't cut you in a crash

Vanatage Robotics' new Snap camera drone combines stabilized 4K video with a variety of shooting modes and a focus on safety and portability -- attributes it hopes will enable the product to stand out in an increasingly crowded market.

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Google reveals playful new logo in major redesign

The new, built-from-scratch typeface is designed to scale better across multiple screen sizes and platforms.

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Nest thermostat retooled with a bigger display, furnace monitoring

Google's Nest division is releasing a new version of its thermostat that has a bigger display and is a little smarter than its predecessor.