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Travel gear, HBO, Passbook, and Amazon buys some comics

Amazon buys yet another company, the changing world of travel tech, using Apple services on non-Apple devices, and HBO's "Silicon Valley." With guests Susie Ochs and Dan Frakes.

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Moebius: Empire Rising review: A point-and-click 'adventure' against the game itself

Moebius, a new point-and-click adventure from Gabriel Knight creator Jane Jensen, is underwhelming at best.

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Missing Pieces: Wrapping up the week's must-know gaming news

In honor of Snoop Dogg's new Call of Duty DLC, I can say this week was off the chizzle—PlayStation 4, Hearthstone, and space travel inside. This is games for the week of April 14.

Touch of Sin

10 international movies just added to Netflix

Think globally, but veg out on your couch locally.

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Samsung hints at ads and premium subscriptions for Galaxy-centric Milk Music

The streaming music service that's just for Samsung devices may soon cost $3.99 per month for an ad-free experience.

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With Supreme Court appearance looming, Aereo argues for its streaming service

Oral arguments in the case are next Tuesday, but Aereo has taken to the web to advocate for its right to stream over-the-air broadcast TV via the Internet.

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Amazon's Fire TV voice search to improve this summer

The company is integrating more services into the unified voice search, starting with Hulu Plus, Crackle, and Showtime.

PlayStation 4 update adds video editor, strips HDCP

The PlayStation 4's new update is welcome news if you're a budding YouTube personality or just like uploading the occasional video.

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Chromecast gets more live video with MLB.TV and YouTube

Google's $35 TV dongle fills in some more gaps in its app catalog.

Hot Deals Thursday: take home a Toshiba tablet for $250, 59% off a Bluetooth headset, and more

LogicBuy brings you more exciting savings on hot electronics, including a $350 discount on the Lenovo Y510p gaming laptop, a Linksys WiFi range extender at half price, and lots more.

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Samsung and Amazon customize Kindle app, offer free e-books

The smartphone maker is increasingly relying on content to differentiate its products

PlayStation 4

Strong PlayStation sales create supply problems for Sony

PS4 sales topped 7 million units worldwide amid shortages.

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Cyberlink PowerDVD 14 review: Media playback app has what you need -- almost

PowerDVD 14 has no peer in playing Blu-ray and video, but it's still a tad shy of Cyberlink's espoused goal of making it the only media player you need. There are also some bugs.

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Fon pitches Gramofon Wi-Fi router with Spotify integration via Kickstarter

The router costs from $30 and will start shipping in July, if the project succeeds

Netflix pays off Comcast, discovers that speeds magically improve

In fact, Comcast streaming speeds shot up 65 percent since Netflix struck an interconnectivity deal with the ISP that gives it better access to Comcast's network.

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Yahoo’s making sitcoms? Here are 6 sure-fire comedy pitches

Yahoo is reportedly looking to develop its own original programming -- just like Amazon, Netflix, Hulu, Microsoft and others. But we've got a few ideas for Marissa Mayer on what kind of TV grabs people's attention.