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Redbox Instant challenges Netflix with dual services

Redbox Instant has emerged from beta testing to offer $8 monthly subscriptions with four one-night DVD rentals and unlimited video streaming.

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HBO's Game of Thrones broadcast strategy aimed at thwarting piracy

Overseas audiences will only have to wait a week after the U.S. broadcast to see episodes from season three of Game of Thrones, as HBO looks for ways to stop piracy of its shows.

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Ceton Echo review: Extend Windows Media Center from your PC to your TV

The Ceton Echo works as advertised, bridging the gap between your PC and your TV; but its awkward remote, lack of Wi-Fi, and high price sour the deal.

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Samsung's profits soar from holiday sales of phones and TVs

Samsung Electronics posted record profits during the holiday shopping season, on strong sales of mobile phones and TVs from its premium to low-end lineups.

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Blu-ray looks ahead to 4K

Seven years after the Blu-ray Disc Association announced the spec for the format, budget players are available and disc sales are strong. The introduction of HDTVs that support a 4K resolution presents Blu-ray fans and promoters with their next challenge.

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B&O Play unleashes new speakers and TVs you probably can't afford

B&O Play's BeoVision 11 HDTV and BeoLlab 15/16 and Amplifier 1 speaker set are really cool, and really pricey.

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Panasonic's new smart TVs include enhanced wide view technology, photo editing

Panasonic's new HDTV lineup will offer photo editing and other features you may not expect to see in a TV.

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Asus Qube will stream Google TV, offer motion control (video)

An Android-based black box from Asus promises to bring Google TV to any HDTV.

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Intel's TV service to miss CES debut over content delays

Intel has reportedly faced difficulty cutting deals with providers for the content portion of its offering.

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Intel prepares to launch combo cable and streaming TV service

The chip maker has reportedly found a way to skirt the snags with content owners and is expected to soon announce a set-top box that delivers a mix of streaming and cable programs.

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