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Samsung shows off first 4K UHD Blu-ray player, plans early 2016 launch

Today Samsung became the first company to officially announce a 4K UHD Blu-ray player at its IFA press conference in Berlin. 20th Century Fox has committed to issue future releases in 4K Ultra HD with HDR, providing releases for the player at launch.

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Any source, any room: Philips introduces Izzy multiroom Bluetooth speaker

Philips has unveiled a new kind of multi-room sound solution at IFA 2015 in Berlin. Called Izzy, the system uses Bluetooth to connect multiple speakers together and source music from any music service on your phone or tablet.

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LG’s latest and greatest OLED TVs now stream HDR from Amazon Prime

LG today announced the company's gorgeous top-tier 4K UHD OLED displays will stream High Dynamic Range content from Amazon Prime Instant Video, joining a very elite group of next-gen TVs that support the burgeoning technology.

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Get your vinyl out: Panasonic jump starts Technics turntables

Panasonic revealed at IFA today that its iconic brand Technics will relaunch a series of turntables. The remade turntable features "direct drive motor control technology" that Panasonic says will improve sound quality.

Music

Theo Rossi and Rosario Dawson join the cast of Marvel’s Netflix series Luke Cage

Theo Rossi (Sons of Anarchy) and Rosario Dawson (Daredevil) will star in Marvel's third Netflix series, Luke Cage. The comic, with a 2016 expected release, focuses in on Luke's journey to become a "superhero for hire."

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Day 1 of IFA brings fresh OLED competition, 4K phones, a turntable revival

The first of two press-only days at IFA 2015 is now in the books, and it was Panasonic and Sony who nabbed the biggest headlines.

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Tidal calls Apple ‘Big Brother,’ accuses company of blocking Drake live stream

Jay-Z’s streaming service Tidal claims that Apple blocked the platform from live streaming a Drake performance. Drake’s manager said Apple had nothing to do with the decision not to include the rapper on the live stream, but Tidal stands by its…

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Starz Play now live on Roku Platform

If you're a Starz Premium subscriber who also owns a Roku device, you can drop all productive pursuits and start binge-streaming the channel's content today -- you're welcome, bosses of America.

Movies & TV

Specs, pricing, design of the new Apple TV unveiled ahead of launch

According to a new report, Apple's upcoming new Apple TV may come in 8GB and 16GB and won't support 4K. It's a bit thicker than previous models and will ship with a revamped remote with some very cool new features for iOS 9.

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Gamers bring out the hate on Jimmy Kimmel after his skit about YouTube Gaming

Gamers are a passionate bunch, and clearly so about YouTube Gaming as they left an angry stream of comments on Jimmy Kimmel's video mocking of the service, some of which went a little too far.

Movies & TV

And the three actresses in the running for the lead in Star Wars: Episode VIII are …

Three stellar actresses have reportedly been short-listed to play the female lead in the upcoming Star Wars: Episode VIII sequel: Tatiana Maslany, Olivia Cooke, and Gina Rodriguez.

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Bose unveils its latest wireless wonders, the SoundLink Around-Ear Wireless Headphones II

Earlier this year, Bose announced a sequel to its SoundLink Mini Bluetooth speaker, and now it's giving the same treatment to headphones, unveiling the new SoundLink Around-Ear Wireless Headphones II, inspired by its QC25 design.

Music

Sony announces new projectors at IFA, including Portable Ultra Short Throw Projector

Sony had a slew of announcements ready for IFA 2015 with a number of home cinema products including the new Portable Ultra Short Throw Projector from its Life Space UX line and three new home theater-ready projectors.

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