AT&T announces 21 candidate cities for 1Gps fiber

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AT&T plans to expand its 1 Gigabit per second “GigaPower” service to up to 100 candidate cities and municipalities nationwide, that includes 21 new candidate cities. The ultra-fast fiber is packaged in AT&T’s U-verse product that…

Sony reveals new BRAVIA 4K ‘Ultra HD’ TV models pricing and market dates

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Sony has revealed pricing for their new line of BRAVIA 4K ‘Ultra HD’ TVs that will first be available in June. The XBR-X950B series will range in price from $7,999 (65-inch) to $24,999 (85-inch). The XBR-X900B series will…

Netflix streaming ‘House of Cards’ in 4k HEVC/H.265

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Netflix promised us they would deliver streaming 4k content, and apparently the first TV series to offer the high resolution for Ultra HD TVs is their original series “House of Cards.” Multichannel cited a report from the…

New Verizon FiOS Quantum TV boasts 200 Hours HD Recording

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Verizon has introduced their new FiOS Quantum TV service that can record 200 hours of HD programming and up to 12 different shows at once. The increase in record time can be attributed to Verizon’s 1TB…

Dish Super Joey launches with more recording options

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This morning Dish officially announced the availability of their anticipated Super Joey product. The Super Joey is an extension to the Hopper Whole-Home HD DVR system that adds two network tuners to Hopper’s three tuners, giving…

Panasonic reveals LUMIX GH4 DSLM Pricing & Availability

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Panasonic has announced pricing and availability of the LUMIX GH4 with DSLM (Digital Single Lens Mirrorless) technology and 4k cinematic recording capability at 4K 24p cinematic video (4096×2160), plus 4K 3840×2160 30p/24p. The LUMIX GH4 camera body (DMC-GH4K) will be…

Roku Streaming Stick available to Pre-Order

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The soon to be released Roku Streaming Stick from Roku is now available to pre-order for $49.99 from Roku, Amazon, Best Buy, and other electronics retailers. The stick inconspicuously plugs into the back of an HDTV and…

VIZIO intros new E-Series LED HDTVs

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VIZIO’s has announced their new E-Series line of 1080p LED HDTVs are now available at retailers across the US including Amazon, Best Buy, Costco, Sam’s Club, Target, and Walmart. With  improved Smart TV integration, enhanced clarity with deeper…

THX tune-up app now available for Android

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Apple iOS users have already had a chance to try out this freebie from THX Ltd., and now Android users can also download the THX tune-up app to optimize sound and picture on TVs, projectors and…

Sprint launches 4G LTE in 40 new markets

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Today, Sprint announced the launch of 4G LTE service to 40 new markets, including Carson City, Milwaukee, Providence, R.I., and Salt Lake City. With the new additions, Sprint is now serving 4G LTE to 340 markets…

Comcast doubling internet speeds for bundled services in 15 states

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Comcast will be doubling internet speeds for customers who choose bundled services in the provider’s Central Division – a market that includes 15 states and cities such as Atlanta, Chicago, Detroit, and Miami. The faster broadband…

AT&T Austin expanding GigaPower broadband service, plans 1Gbps upgrade

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AT&T has announced expansion of the U-verse GigaPower internet services to twice as many homes in the Austin area this year, including Zilker, Homestead, and North Lamar among other Austin city neighborhoods. The company also promises…

Apple now fixing cracked iPhone 5c screens In-Store

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Yesterday, Apple Stores started fixing cracked screens for the iPhone 5c in-store while you wait. The repair costs $149, which is more than the iPhone 5c itself if you signed a service contract, but a lot…

Samsung reveals Galaxy Tab 3 Lite 7″ tablet

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  Today, Samsung revealed the Galaxy Tab 3 Lite tablet with 7-inch (1024 X 600) display. The tablet is essentially a lighter version of the Tab 3, with the Wi-Fi version weighing just 310 grams. The…

Dish’s Virtual Joey awarded Best Video Product at CES

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At CES 2014, official CES partner Engadget has given Dish’s Virtual Joey the award for Best Video Product. The software-based solution allows Dish customers with the Hopper Whole-Home HD DVR to set up viewing stations throughout…

New Sony 4k XBR Ultra HD TVs on display at CES 2014

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Sony is displaying their new lineup of XBR 4k Ultra HD TVs at CES 2014 this week, to add to their already existing top-of-the-line series. The XBR model TVs slated to ship in 2014 include the…

Panasonic 20” 4k Tablet on view at CES 2014

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AT CES 2014, Panasonic will showcase the Toughpad 4K tablet with 20-inch IPS Alpha LCD display. The tablet is the first to offer 4k resolution, at 3840 x 2560 (230 PPI) and 15:10 aspect ratio. The…

Vizio displays 4k P-Series Ultra HD TVs at CES 2014

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4k ‘Ultra HD’ TVs will be on display all over CES this year, and Vizio will be right there with other electronics companies pushing the next evolution in high-def. Vizio’s new P-Series 4k TV sets have…

LG to show off new Curved 4k OLED TVs

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At CES 2014, LG will show off three new curved 4k ‘Ultra HD’ OLED TVs in 55″, 65″ and 77″ class sizes. The 4k ‘Ultra HD’ TVs feature a screen resolution of 3840 x 2160 pixels (8.3 megapixels), as…

Comcast Xfinity TV X1 Remote App for Android Now Supports Voice Commands

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Comcast TV subscribers on the X1 platform should know the latest update to the Xfinity TV X1 Remote App for Android devices now supports voice commands. The version 1.0.0.002 update, released on Dec. 19, lets you easily…