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China's Internet loses 'The Big Bang Theory,' U.S. TV shows

The shows had been licensed to China's top video sites, leaving questions over why they were pulled

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Prepare for 'fake 4K': new standard will silently compress PC, tablet video

A new standard adopted by the VESA standards body preserves existing video connectors. possibly at the price of video quality.

8K TV broadcasts planned for 2020

While consumer electronics makers and broadcasters are fixated on 4K as the next big thing in television, Japanese broadcaster NHK is looking even further into the future and developing an 8K system.

Phantom drone outfitted with new camera, more stability

DJI's Phantom 2 Vision Plus quad-copter has improved battery life, a 1080p camera and a three-axis gimbal for stable shots while flying.

Sony's Alpha 7S camera records 4K video with one big exception

At NAB in Las Vegas Sony debuted its Alpha 7S interchangeable lens camera that can shoot 4K video.

Yahoo to join Amazon, Netflix, and everybody else with original TV programming

Yahoo is no stranger to original content, but now the company wants to follow in the footsteps of Amazon, Hulu, Microsoft, Netflix, and Sony.

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Seagate Business Storage Windows Server review: No-nonsense NAS for business

Running Microsoft's Server Essentials 2012 Workgroup edition, Seagate's Business Storage Windows Server NAS box is a good fit for Windows-centric houses. But it's pricey for the features provided.

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Popcorn Time is over as streaming site shuts down

Just days after launching, Popcorn Time shuts down for vaguely worded reasons.

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GameFly experiments with movie rentals

Watch out, Netflix - the biggest game rental service around is experimenting with movies.

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Louis C.K.'s releasing his first feature film online for $5

Sure, it's 15 years old, but it's still full of stars and silliness.

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Over-the-air TV on your phone or tablet? There's a Tablo for that

The Tablo DVR lets you watch and record live TV to play on your tablet or smartphone—no television required.

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Nvidia's G-Sync monitor tech makes PC games look as smooth as silk.

Say buh-bye to tearing and stuttering, PC gamers.

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Gone viral: The memes and videos that defined 2013

Such memes. Very viral. So Internet. Much wow.

Amazon promises original series in the 4K format in 2014

Prices are falling for 4K HDTVs and now some 4K content is starting to be produced. It's still early days for 4K, though.

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