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Microsoft's Bing predicted the Academy Awards' top Oscar winners

Microsoft loves to use Bing to predict major events. The Oscars were no different and Microsoft's number crunching algorithms did really, really well.

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The Beam smart projector doubles as a light bulb

This hybrid device made short work of its $200 thousand Kickstarter goal.

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Hulu inks exclusive agreement to stream CSI: Crime Scene Investigation

Streaming deal gives Hulu Plus subscribers access to more than 300 CSI episodes.

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Skipr promises to whisk you away from TV commercials

Still in development, the upcoming Android TV app and set-top box promises to auto-detect commercials, and show you more pleasant things instead.

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YouTube is launching a new app just for kids

The childproofed version of YouTube will have parental controls, a simpler interface, and no comments.

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These movies now streaming will make you forget all about 50 Shades of Grey

There's only one Oscar winner in this week's collection. Eh, what does the Academy know about movies anyway?

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YouTube to unveil paid subscription model in next few months

News of the bold new move comes from YouTube’s head of content and business acquisitions, Robert Kyncl.

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Pandora to let musicians send audio messages to fans

Pandora is piloting an audio-messaging service In a fresh bid to placate musicians demanding higher royalties.

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How to sideload apps onto Amazon's Fire TV

Installing apps from the Google Play Store can greatly expand your streaming-video catalog. We'll show you the tricks to make it work.

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This pirated movie brought to you by Pampers

Online movie piracy is moving rapidly toward streaming, according to advocacy group Digital Citizens Alliance; a trend accelerated by online advertising from major brands.

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Sony doubles down on PlayStation, but may sacrifice phones, TVs

It looks increasingly likely that Sony will exit both its TV and smartphone businesses as part of a restructuring plan outlined today by Sony executives in Japan.

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Hulu’s new Watchlist makes it easier to access your favorite movies, TV shows

Watchlist tells you what you’re likely to watch next based on your streaming habits and favorited content.

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NBC starts live streaming on mobile, with the usual restrictions

Want to watch NBC live on your phone or tablet? Only cable subscribers in select markets should bother.

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Comcast's TV Everywhere streaming lineup doubles as cord-cutting options skyrocket

The cable giant's live streaming catalog now tops 70 channels, and more than 30 percent of customers are taking advantage.

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Google Play Music finally works on iPads

Play Music has been on iOS for 15 months and finally Google rolls out an iPad version.