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7 TV shows to binge-watch over the long weekend

Nothing better to do during the long holiday weekend? Try binge-watching some great streaming TV.

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Twitter acquires Trendrr to get a better handle on tweets about TV

Twitter confirms the Trendrr acquisition in a tweet, saying that the company would help the social network “build great tools for the rest of the TV ecosystem.”

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Researchers send data without battery, transmitter

Engineers at the University of Washington developed a pair of devices that can successfully exchange data at speeds of up to 10kbps over a distance of up to 1 meter.

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Twitter tests TV trends in users' timelines

A new “trending” box appears on top of users' main timelines and flows to the bottom of the screen as users scroll down. Clicking on it leads to more information about the show, along with links to relevant Twitter accounts and related tweets.

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Samsung Curved OLED

Samsung’s newest TV lets viewers watch different HD programs on the same screen

The sleek 55-inch screen uses 3D Active glasses to allow two viewers to watch two different signals simultaneously in HD. Both viewers can watch 3D programming at the same time.

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Intro to Television Shopping: Things to Know Before You Buy

Your television may or may not be one of your most important tools while in school. It may also just cause you to procrastinate. Either way, you're going to want one. Here's how to pick the best TV for you.

Find and watch free TV on the Internet

Lucyer asked about Web sites where you can watch television programs for free

Hands-on: Google's Chromecast is (almost) ready for prime time

It's a little prone to crashes, but when it works (which is most of the time), it delivers a blockbuster experience.

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Aereo spreads its broadcast-killing tentacles: Utah in August, Chicago in September

Controversial TV service (from traditional over-the-air broadcasters' point-of-view) is spreading into two new regions.

5 streaming TV shows full of badass, shady ladies

From mean girls to backstabbing servants to stone-cold killers, these shows all feature strong female characters nobody puts in a corner.

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