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If you suspect your Netflix is dragging, here’s how to test and find out 3:07

You may not be able to do much about lumbering streaming speeds, but some say knowing is half the battle. Check out our quick-hit guide for on how to test your Netflix streaming speed, whether your prefer to check the ISP Speed…
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Have you been to a Headphone Party? Why Quiet Events are making a lot of noise

Quiet Events holds silent disco parties in New York City. Just put your headphones on, select you DJ, and get your groove on.
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Sony XBR-65X900B Review

Sony XBR-65X900B review.
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Bill Cosby is next in line for a Netflix-exclusive stand-up special

Netflix announced this week that it has slated four new exclusive stand-up comedy specials, including a Bill Cosby performance, for the last quarter of 2014. The additions join the previously revealed live Chelsea Handler special, "Uganda…
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FiOS problems: the potholes in Verizon’s fiber internet “fast lane”

See what problems, issues, and trouble other Verizon FiOS users have reported before you decide to sign-up for the service.
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YouTube launching new app design on set-top boxes, consoles

Attempting to meld the mobile and big screen interface into one design, the YouTube team has launched a new version of the YouTube application that brings more attention to subscribed playlists and channels.
Music

50 Cent introduces SMS Audio BioSport Headphones powered by Intel

50 Cent's SMS Audio partnered with Intel to make the BioSport headphones, which feature a heart rate monitor and sync with RunKeeper. The in-ear headphones are due out in the fourth quarter.
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This software promises to make Netflix as reliable as cable TV

An Israeli company called Giraffic has developed a technology that promises to make streaming online video as reliable and interruption-free as broadcast TV. Owners of Samsung's 2014 smart TVs and Blu-ray players can enjoy AVA's…
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MyMedia app upgrade gives Roku users a taste of Chromecast power

MediaMall, the company behind the popular PlayOn streaming software utilized by Roku, announced today that it has released an updated version of the MyMedia PC app that allows users to cast online video content directly from PC to TV…
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Verizon wants to send cable TV to wireless devices via 4G LTE

Verizon revealed its plans to deliver its FiOS pay-TV service to wireless devices via 4G LTE, according to the Radio & Television Business Report. A spokesman for the company told RTBR that Verizon's wireless network is in the best position…
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Comcast abandons customer on hold for three hours, then closes

Definitely a terrible way to spend three hours, a Comcast customer attempted to cancel service through the company's retention department only be be completely ignored and eventually forgotten.
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Your 1080p TV is old already: Everything you need to know about Ultra HD 4K

Just when you thought you were safe with 1080p, Ultra HD 4K comes along to make it look antiquated. But what is Ultra HD 4K, how does it work, and most importantly, should you even consider buying it right now? We explain it all right here…