LG to reveal webOS 2.0 updated Smart TV platform CES 2015

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At CES 2015, LG plans to reveal a new updated “webOS 2.0″ Smart TV platform, part of which has been designed to accommodate 4k streaming to Ultra HD TVs from video service providers such as Amazon…

Netflix Social Recommendations launches for Android devices

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An update to the Netflix app for Android devices now includes the Social Recommendations feature that allows users to easily share and recommend shows and movies. The update also watch, get more info, or thank your friend…

DirecTV launching 4k On-Demand content for Samsung Ultra HD TVs

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DirecTV will begin offering 4k content on-demand to subscribers starting Friday, November 14, with titles priced from $3.99-$15.99 each. The service will launch with popular movie titles in 4k resolution such as Forrest Gump, Star Trek (2009), and Transformers: Age…

Amazon won’t charge Prime subscribers more for 4k streaming

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Amazon said in statement yesterday they will not charge Prime Instant Video subscribers more for 4k streams when the higher bandwidth service is offered later this year and into 2015. Back in January, the company gave…

Amazon intros Echo voice recognition speaker

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Amazon seems to be introducing new products every day, and today is no different as the company announced a speaker device that recognizes voice commands through a system of microphones. Called Echo, users can ask the…

Amazon delays shipping of new Fire TV Stick orders

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If you were one of the many Amazon customers who got in during the two-day $19 Fire TV offer, consider yourself lucky. Amazon has delayed shipment of future orders of the new streaming stick until January…

LG releases pro-grade Digital Cinema 4K PC Monitor that’s reasonably priced

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LG has released a new professional-grade 4k monitor for PCs that’s reasonably priced for users who want to up the quality of their display. With a suggested retail price of $1,399, the Digital Cinema 4K Monitor (Model# 31MU97)…

LG will stop making plasma TVs in favor of LCD

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LG Electronics Inc. said they will stop making plasma TVs by the end of this November, in favor of LCD (Liquid Crystal Display) technology. Several reasons were explained for not continuing production of plasma sets, including…

Time Warner Cable’s new DVR records 6 shows at once

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The new Enhanced DVR service rolls out first for New York City and Los Angeles customers.  Time Warner Cable has announced roll-out of their new Enhanced DVR service that has the ability to record six shows…

Apple now shipping 27-inch iMac with Retina 5K display

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Apple always seems be pushing image resolution further than the norm, as evidenced with their lineup of Macbook Pros, iPads and iPhones with high resolution Retina displays. Now the company’s new 27-inch iMac has introduced 5k…

Panasonic shipping their first 85-inch 4k TV next month

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Panasonic has announced they’ll start selling two new 4k TVs next month, one of which will be their first 85-inch model. The super-sized AX850 and 65-inch AX900 Ultra HD TVs will expand Panasonic’s limited selection of 4k TVs…

How does the PlayStation TV compare to other media players?

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Sony launched the PlayStation TV streaming media player this week, a device that’s almost comparable with Amazon’s Fire TV, Roku, and Apple TV. We say “almost” because what Roku and Apple TV were mainly designed to…

iPhone 6 & iPhone 6 Plus launching in 36 additional markets

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Apple announced today the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus will be available in 36 more countries and territories by the end of October, in what Apple calls “the fastest iPhone rollout ever.” The new locations…

Comcast extends TV everywhere in Houston & San Francisco Bay Area

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Comcast customers in the San Francisco Bay Area and Houston markets now have live in-home streaming and X1 DVR with cloud technology via the Xfinity TV App for Android and iOS devices. For those who want…

Panasonic intros new 4k dome surveillance cameras

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Want to see exactly who is snooping around your front yard at night? Panasonic has introduced two new surveillance cameras based on their 4K ULTRA HD Engine that’ll produce high resolution stills of intruders. The Panasonic…

GoPro reveals HERO4 lineup in Black & Silver editions

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GoPro has unveiled their new HERO4 line of cameras in both Black and Silver editions, the next generation cameras following the company’s popular HERO3+ line. The more expensive HERO4 Black edition captures 4K video at 30…

iPhone 6 sales exceed 10 million over first weekend

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Apple says they have sold over 10 million iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus smartphones over the weekend – about 1 million more units than iPhone 5C and iPhone 5s released last year. The sales number…

Amazon Intros 5 New Tablet Models for October

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Today Amazon introduced five new tablet models that will start shipping next month. The new products address the needs of a wide range of customer needs, with pricing starting at $79 for the new and improved…

Roku has sold 10 million streaming media players in US

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Roku announced today a milestone of 10 million units sold since 2008. The company said over 5 billion hours of content have been streamed since that year, with the average Roku owner streaming about 48 hours of content…

Sony promo takes 50%-off PlayStation 4 with 4k TV purchase

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In the market for a 4k TV and considering a PlayStation 4 to go with it? Sony is currently running a promotion that takes 50% off the price of a PS4 with the purchase of a…

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