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Qplay turns to Chromecast, social features to expand its video playlist appeal

In addition to adding support for Google's streaming stick, the Qplay video streaming service is adding a Party Q feature for easier video sharing among friends and hashtags to help better find videos.

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Reality check: Are DVRs doomed? Depends what you mean by 'doomed'

The Roku CEO says that by 2020 no one will be using a DVR anymore.

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Pixie is the smart TV ticker you'll actually like, especially during the World Cup

If you have a Samsung smart TV, check out this app that brings the second-screen experience to the screen you really want to watch.

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PC meets PSP: Steamboy Machine project wants to take PC gaming portable

The Steamboy Machine project revealed itself during E3, blending Sony's PlayStation Portable handheld with Valve's Steam Controller.

on pcworld.com

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Get to know Amazon Prime Music: Limited listening

Amazon Prime Music has much in common with its video cousin -- a thin catalog but just attractive enough to keep the $99 Amazon Prime subscriptions rolling in.

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Hands-on with Alienware's Alpha: PC gaming in the living room just got serious

If the Alienware Alpha console is any indication, the future of PC games in the living room could be very bright indeed—and age-old complaints about PC gaming could be very, very dead.

on pcworld.com

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GOG.com, GamersGate kick off the PC game deals season with massive Summer Sales

Great games done dirt cheap, courtesy of GOG and GamersGate.

on pcworld.com

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Yes, Breaking Bad's Aaron Paul just turned on your Xbox One with an ad

Aaron Paul's 'Xbox On' ad is just the latest is a string of hilarious Kinect voice command miscues.

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How to watch the Bonnaroo Music Festival live online all weekend long

Bonnaroo is one of the biggest music festivals of the year, and you can watch it live on your TV, PC, or mobile device. Here's how.

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Paralyzed man in robot suit kicks off World Cup

Brain-machine interfaces may make wheelchairs obsolete

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The Binge-Watch List: Deadwood is obscenely good TV

Now that HBO has brought some of its older programming to Amazon Prime, it's time to dive into a show you might have overlooked a decade ago -- the gritty western Deadwood.

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The PC gaming hardware that mattered most at E3 2014

The focus might be on new consoles, but PCs still put in a good showing at this year's gaming extravaganza.

on pcworld.com

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Comcast looks to niche audiences with its online video service

Don't call it a YouTube killer. Instead, Comcast is looking for a way around the bandwidth limitations of cable TV.

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Left behind: The sad state of portable gaming devices at E3

The PlayStation Vita and Nintendo 3DS are more marginalized than ever at gaming's biggest expo.

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E3 2014: Tales from the Borderlands and Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel stick to what Borderlands is all about

Both upcoming Borderlands games are on display at E3, and they're exactly what you'd expect in Borderlands titles—for good and ill.