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Even with built-in audience, rumored YouTube music service faces hurdles

If the rumored YouTube Music Key subscription service comes to pass, it will be because plenty of users already enjoy music via YouTube. But will they be willing to pay $10 a month for the privilege?

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Missing pieces: Wasteland 2's release date, how to go hands-on with Civ: Beyond Earth, and more must-know games news

Plus Firaxis hosts its own Civilization-based conference, World of WarCraft gets a discount, and Super Meat Boy Forever.

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The Binge-Watch List: Real Housewives get really parodied

Hulu's original series, Hotwives of Orlando, is a pitch-perfect send-up of reality TV. But if you've never spent any time with a Real Housewife, is it still worth binge-watching? Monty Ashley has the answer.

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Small heads, safe ears: The best headphones for kids

These days, kids need headphones, too. We looked at a slew of cans designed to fit your child's head while protecting their hearing.

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Comcast hopes Wi-Fi streaming will win over college students

Xfinity on Campus, offered at select schools, will let college students watch live and on-demand TV from their laptops, smartphones, and tablets. And maybe it will make them think twice about cutting the cable cord once they graduate.

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Tweet and tune in: ABC previews upcoming show on Twitter

The network is using traditional online streaming to build up buzz for its new series Selfie. But it also embedded the entire 26-minute pilot episode in a tweet as a way to reach younger viewers.

SoundCloud rolls out ads, will let you pay to remove them

The music streaming service promises a "gradual" ad launch as it feels pressure to boost revenues.

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Netflix whips up 3D VR viewing room for Oculus Rift during company hack day

It may not become a real product. But Netflix's hack day Oculus Rift interface is so cool, how could it not?

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The long and winding d'oh: 20 can't-miss Simpsons episodes

A 12-day Simpsons marathon kicks off Thursday, with the all-inclusive Simpsons World app to follow later this fall. Naturally, we want to help you separate the classics from the Worst Episodes Ever.

Netflix now pays Time Warner Cable for faster video delivery

All four major ISPs are now getting money from Netflix in exchange for faster speeds.

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Samsung to load new smart TVs with games, Skype group calls

Samsung newest TVs will come with games like "Need for Speed: Most Wanted" and "Real Football 2014"

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Paid YouTube Music service could be a gateway drug to other Google offerings

Premium content, not a lack of ads, might be the real draw

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Reddit is ready for the big screen, thanks to new Xbox One app

Larry "Major Nelson" Hryb of Xbox says that the ReddX app is the first Reddit offering built exclusively for a console.

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Metro Redux review: The definitive way to play Metro 2033 and Metro: Last Light

Deep Silver has released "Director's Cut" versions of both Metro games, but should you jump in? Our impressions (and plenty of screenshots) inside.

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No set-top box required: TVs with baked-in Roku streaming coming in September

HiSense and TCL televisions ship soon with Roku built-in