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Osram Lightify review: This white-only LED bulb is a solid value

You can tell this modern bulb was developed by an old-school manufacturer that doesn't have much experience developing apps.

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Tablo OTA DVR gets slick new apps, but new hardware gets pushed to May

The streaming DVR device now supports Fire TV and Android TV, and has a much-improved Roku app.

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HBO Now's contract-free, stand-alone streaming comes to iOS and Apple TV today

You can sign up for HBO Now at this very moment.

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Many connected-home devices lack robust security features, security firm claims

Veracode warns that many connected-home devices lack basic security features, leaving consumers wide open to sophisticated thieves.

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Netflix starts recommending specific smart TV sets

TVs with the “Netflix Recommended” label promise faster load times and more convenient access to the streaming video service.

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This Starship Enterprise replica can help your home network hit warp speeds

It doesn't have the subspace range of a Federation communications array, but this U.S.S. Enterprise Wi-Fi access point will suit your house just fine.

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Star Wars saga making high-definition digital download debut this week

Leading up to Star Wars Episode VII and Star Wars Battlefront, Disney is bringing all six films to your favorite digital download store for the very first time.

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This smart countertop chooses your meals, then tells you how to make them

The Countertop from Orange Chef measures food in Vitamixes and Crock-Pots, and suggests what to eat based on fitness tracking data.

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The versatile Flir FX home security camera delivers a slick forensic feature

RapidRecap composites a full day of motion activity into just a few minutes of video.

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The Upload: Your tech news briefing for Tuesday, April 7

YouTube Kids blasted for ad-heavy content... new battery tech promises one-minute charge times... CurrentC payments coming mid-year

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You don't need Comcast's gigabit broadband. You just need consistent throughput

Comcast's gigabit broadband announcement sidesteps what Internet users really need: consistent, high-quality throughput for video.

Provided By Tenable: Nine Trends to Watch out for at RSA Conference 2015

Summarizing advice from security analysts and experts, reporter David Spark offers up these top issues to watch out for at the upcoming RSA Conference starting April 20th, 2015 in San Francisco. Stock photos courtesy of Bigstock Photo, http://bigstockphoto.com/

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No 4K streaming support for new Apple TV, report says

4K video remains a chicken-and-egg problem, and Apple is reportedly staying out of it.

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Sling TV’s growing pains: Final Four stream fail, subscriber caps

Those who wanted to see what Sling TV was all about during the NCAA’s Final Four weekend didn’t get the most flattering picture of the new streaming video service.