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Vizio to launch a line of high dynamic range HDTVs

The TV manufacturer is buying into Dolby Vision technology, and it hopes you'll do the same.

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Netflix makes its shows more accessible for the blind, starting with Marvel's Daredevil

Netflix is making it's hit show Marvel's Daredevil more accessible to the blind by adding audio description with more shows to follow.

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NAB conference makes way for more 4K content

Most of the equipment that broadcasters need to adopt the higher resolution is now available

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Sleep Number i8 mattress review: Trial and error eventually leads to better sleep

This semi-adjustable bed lets you experiment with mattress softness to get a better night sleep. Guess what? It works.

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PowerDVD 15 review: The best picture, bar none

It’s a pay program competing with free solutions, but PowerDVD 15 Ultra easily offers the best video quality, and arguably the best sound of any software video player on the market. It's better than most hardware-only solutions as well.

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Satechi joins the connected-home fray with a color-tunable bulb and smart plug

The Spectrum IQ Bulb and IQ Plug are Bluetooth enabled and app controlled.

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SolarCity to give Nest thermostats to 10,000 new customers in California

The hope is Nest integration will result in lower energy costs for households with SolarCity rooftop solar systems.

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SmartQsine's connected pads ensure you'll never run out of anything ever again

This Internet of Things device promises to end the frustration of returning home from the store only to discover that you’re out of the one product you didn’t buy.

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LG's whole-home speakers are among the first with Google Cast audio support

Music Flow speakers will let users play music from any Chromecast-supported app.

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How to use Miracast to mirror your device's screen wirelessly on your TV

Everything you need to know to figure out device support between newer and older devices, and setting it up with Windows or Android devices.

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Small movies are opening in theaters and online at the same time, but blockbusters aren’t (and they won't)

The Internet is bringing bigger audiences to independent films, but it doesn’t work that way for tent-poles and franchises.

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Amazon to add high dynamic range video content to its Prime Instant Video service

Fierce competition among over-the-top video service providers is driving innovation, while traditional video distribution evolves at a snail’s pace.

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Vizio knocks 4K TV prices down to $600

Just seven months after cracking the $1000 barrier, Vizio's 4K TV sets are getting even cheaper.