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Robot Camera Films Underwater, Streams Discoveries to Your iPad

The HydroView underwater robot is controlled with an iPad and streams video to your tablet.

Snap Concert Pics, Even Away from the Show

YouTube's Frontrow camera app lets you play director by zooming in and out to change views, applying filters, taking photos during the live video stream, and sharing those images via social networks.

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Corel VideoStudio Pro X5 Review: CPU Optimization and HTML 5 Output

This package is the first video editor with Sandy Bridge and Fusion CPU optimizations--and the first with HTML 5 output--but if you don't have a new PC, you may be disappointed with the performance.

Samsung Optical Smart Hub Review: An Interesting Idea, Poorly Executed

This unusual external DVD burner acts a Wi-Fi hotspot and can stream DVD content via a mobile connection, but its implementation leaves a lot to be desired.

Convert Video Files--Even in Rare Formats--With Any Video Converter

Any Video Converter lives up to its name by converting any commonly available (and some not so common) video file type to a variety of other formats.

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Logitech Introduces Indoor Security Camera with Night Vision

The company’s Alert line of HD cameras can be viewed remotely from any PC or smartphone with Internet access.

Windows 8 Dumps Default DVD Playback

Microsoft's Windows 8 will not ship with support for DVD playback. It says DVD playback will require a "marginal cost" OS upgrade or a third-party solution.

Wal-Mart to Expand Disc-to-cloud Movie Service to 30 Countries

The new cloud movie service, officially launched earlier this month, is expected to give Netflix a run for its money.

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The 12 Best Free Entertainment Services and Apps of 2012

Looking for free streaming video and music, creative tools, or just a little something to pass the time? Try Crackle, Picozu Editor, Planetarium, or any of our other picks for no-cost entertainment.

The Best Free Software, Mobile Apps, and Web Services, 2012 Edition

59 terrific tools for getting your work done, finding great deals, planning a trip, keeping yourself entertained, and more.

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