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Samsung starts shipping new 4K TVs with Tizen OS

The price for new 4K Samsung 2015 TVs starts at $949.99.

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Don't dash to Dash: new Amazon buttons aid brands, not consumers

A new brand-name oriented doohickey from Amazon promises to remove the tedium of re-ordering as long as you want only products from brands.

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Comcast races past Google Fiber with symmetrical 2Gbps Internet service

Atlanta gets dibs on Comcast’s 2Gbps Gigabit Pro service when it rolls out next month

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BitTorrent announces 'Doctor Who' bundle in continuing bid for mainstream legitimacy

Set your Tardis to April 2, 2015 Whovians! BitTorrent just landed its biggest Bundle yet.

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App showdown: Roku vs. Chromecast vs. Apple TV vs. Fire TV vs. Nexus Player

App selection is one of the biggest factors in choosing a streaming media player for your TV. Here's how the major players compare.

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Philips introduces Hue Go, a portable version of its Hue LED lighting collection

Battery-powered, bowl-shaped lamps can operate up to three hours off their base.

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Securifi’s Almond 2015 and Almond+ routers pull double duty as connected-home hubs

Firmware updates add a host of new features to both routers.

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Sling TV subscribers will be able to get HBO as a $15-per-month add-on

There's no need to wait for HBO Now; Sling's streaming video service will reach cord cutters just in time for Game of Thrones.

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This wire-free USB outlet cover is raising a killing on Kickstarter

The SnapPower Charger adds a USB port to any wall outlet with no hand-wiring required.

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VidiPath technology promises to make pay-TV streaming seamless and painless

DLNA's new wireless protocol lets you transmit cable-box content to every screen in your home, without any new wires..

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How to stream Major League Baseball games to all your favorite devices

Major League Baseball has an impressive streaming package, but make sure you're aware of its pesky blackout rules.

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Comcast denies ever being approached for Apple’s rumored streaming TV service

Rumors of talks over Apple’s fabled streaming TV service breaking down may have been just that.

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Amazon Dash Button lets you insta-buy household goods

For those who find shopping too burdensome, the Dash Button nearly automates the whole process.