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08.22.12
Vizio Co-Star teardown supplies the tech specs we never had
08.22.12

Vizio Co-Star teardown supplies the tech specs we never had

Vizio's Co-Star Google TV hub has been public knowledge for more than half of 2012, but it might a...

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08.18.12
XBMC for Android available in nightly builds for that risky media fix
08.18.12

XBMC for Android available in nightly builds for that risky media fix

We only just learned in earnest that XBMC was coming to Android last month, and yet we're already...

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08.16.12
Toshiba tries its hand at home theater audio with the SBX4250 Sound Bar
08.16.12

Toshiba tries its hand at home theater audio with the SBX4250 Sound Bar

Toshiba has long been acquainted with the visual facets of home theater setups, and now the firm i...

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08.15.12
MPEG drafts twice-as-efficient H.265 video standard, sees use in phones as soon as 2013
08.15.12

MPEG drafts twice-as-efficient H.265 video standard, sees use in phones as soon as 2013

All of that squabbling over H.264 may be rendered moot in the near future. The Motion Picture Expe...

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08.09.12
TiVo Premiere 4 confirmed early, promises a 4-tuner DVR for the masses
08.09.12

TiVo Premiere 4 confirmed early, promises a 4-tuner DVR for the masses

TiVo owners who've wanted to record any more than two shows at a time or use more recent technolog...

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08.07.12
Samsung accused of, denies employing child labor through Chinese contractor
08.07.12

Samsung accused of, denies employing child labor through Chinese contractor

Despite improvements, working conditions are still a sore point in China -- and China Labor Watch...

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08.07.12
OUYA, XBMC sitting in a tree, media s-h-a-r-i-n-g (update: TuneIn, new pics)
08.07.12

OUYA, XBMC sitting in a tree, media s-h-a-r-i-n-g (update: TuneIn, new pics)

OUYA's slew of collaborations isn't letting up, even with less than two days to go before its fund...

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08.02.12
Rovi lands Google Fiber patent license deal, keeps program guides flowing
08.02.12

Rovi lands Google Fiber patent license deal, keeps program guides flowing

Rovi considers itself the master of TV program guides everywhere -- even if some disagree -- so it...

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08.01.12
Aperion Audio Intimus 4T Summit touts uncompressed surround sound without the cords
08.01.12

Aperion Audio Intimus 4T Summit touts uncompressed surround sound without the cords

See that little box next to those huge speakers? That's Aperion Audio's ticket to what's reportedl...

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