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Samsung curved 4K TV at IFA

The TVs of CES: What a data-driven analysis tells us about 4K, display sizes, and more

Let's push past the razzle-dazzle of marketing speak, and tease out what real-life spec information can tell us about TV industry trends.

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Xiaomi's Mi Box Mini is a media streamer the size of a phone charger

Admire the $30 streaming video device for its impressive engineering, but don't hold your breath for a U.S. launch.

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Wavelength wants to make sharing digital movies as easy as sharing physical DVDs

Wavelength relies on a loophole in UltraViolet's terms to let you legally share your digital movies with others.

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Six decades after writing for Sid Caesar, Woody Allen returns to a very different kind of television via Amazon Prime

Allen isn't new to TV, but today's TV will be new to him. What might we expect to see?

Samsung 4K TV at IFA

We saw lots of 4K TVs at CES. 4K content? Not so much.

LG, Samsung, Sony,and a host of other manufacturers unveiled their latest 4K TVs at CES last week. But is there anything available to watch on them?

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Satechi Smart TV Box review: Android-based set-top box does a lot, but doesn't make it easy

It can handle nearly anything your phone can do, but the learning curve is long.

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CES wrap-up: Cord-cutting trends and predictions for 2015

For those who've learned to live without a pay TV subscription, 2014 was a banner year. Here's what to expect in 2015.

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Amazon and Netflix snag Golden Globe awards as web shows ascend

Kevin Spacey wins actor accolades for House of Cards, while Jeffrey Tambor helps Amazon's Transparent take a pair of awards.

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Ultraflix wants to become the Netflix of the 4K generation

Ultraflix is busy licensing as much 4K content as it can for streaming rental, and even will convert old films in return for the 4K rights.

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The UHD Alliance wants to make 4K TV more than just a curiosity

Major TV makers and content producers team up to make 4K HDTV matter.

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Sling TV impressions: Ground-breaking service with limited features

Dish’s new Internet video service is a big step toward breaking up big channel bundles, but don’t expect all the comforts of cable.

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CES 2015: The year TVs got way too complicated

Four competing TV platforms could spell confusion for consumers.

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Amazon announces 13 new Prime Video shows to debut on January 15

And it's bad news for X-Files fans as creator Chris Carter’s drama ‘The After’ didn’t make the final cut.

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CES 2015: A sneak peek at the glitz, gadgets, and madness

PCWorld walks the CES 2015 show floor before the show opens for business, giving you a sneak peek of what everyone else will see.

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Channel Master wants to make a TV Guide for live, online video

Ditched cable and miss flipping the channels? Channel Master’s DVR+ box may soon offer an Internet equivalent.