Jason CrossStaff Writer, Macworld

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Apple’s original TV shows and series: Ronald D. Moore sci-fi series picks up a trio of stars

Apple's spending a ton of money to produce its own TV content. Here what you can expect to see, and when.

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tvOS 11.2 is now available, adding a Sports section, HDR and frame rate options

Finally, we can avoid the artifacts of converting SDR content to HDR.

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Vimeo launches HDR and 10-bit color compatible with iPhone X, iPad Pro, and Apple TV 4K

I guess it's time for YouTube to step up its support on Apple devices.

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Samsung focuses on gamers with new Galaxy S7 features

Record gameplay, snooze notifications, and save battery with built-in gaming functions. Oh, and Samsung says it's the first to ship with Vulkan support, too.

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HTC Vive will cost $799 and ship in April, preorders start February 29

Valve and HTC's VR headset finally has a price. And it's not cheap.

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LG G5 rumor roundup: Everything we think we know so far

The G4 was a great phone, but not the huge hit LG expected. Will the G5 draw more Android fans?

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Google unveils Inbox, a new Gmail app that reorganizes and reformats your mail

Starting with an invite-only beta, Inbox brings the intelligence of Google Now to your Google mail.

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Google buys Songza to beef up its music service

Google needs to make its music offering more valuable, and Songza's song recommendation technology is a great way to do that.

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Google Play Music updated to 5.6, adds interface tweaks and Android TV support

Google's music service and app continues to make modest improvements.

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Google Fit platform will make all your fitness apps and devices play together

No more siloed smart-fitness stuff. Google's taking an inclusive approach, allowing developers to plug into a common fitness platform so your apps can share data and give you a more complete view.

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Watch the Google I/O 2014 keynote live

Here's where to watch Google's big kickoff to their most important event of the year.

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Report: Google to announce Android TV platform at Google I/O

Focused on interface and gaming, Google wants to win the living room not with a device, but a platform

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Google highlights its focus on design in YouTube series

This year at Google I/O, we can probably expect to hear a lot about making Google products look and work better.

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If this is Android TV, color me unimpressed

One of the largest software companies in the world can't come up with anything better than a Roku?