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How you doin’? All 10 seasons of ‘Friends’ land on Netflix January 2015

Netflix brings back the '90s, as the service announces it has acquired the full catalog of Friends. All 10 seasons of the show will be available for streaming on the service starting January 1, 2015.
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Google introduces Android 5.0 Lollipop and it looks delicious

Google officially introduced Android 5.0 Lollipop with Material Design. The new OS will debut on Nexus devices first, before rolling out to others.
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Google flings Android TV to the masses with its disc-shaped Nexus Player

Android TV makes its debut by way of the Nexus Player, a streaming set-top box made by Asus, and designed to take on the likes of Apple TV, Roku, and Amazon's Fire TV.
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HBO breaks free of cable, will offer online-only subscriptions in 2015

Speaking before a group of investors, HBO CEO Richard Plepler said that HBO GO will break free as a standalone service sometime in 2015, giving cord-cutters a serious weapon in the quest to ditch cable and satellite services.
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Google goes Lollipop crazy with Android 5.0, the Nexus 6, the Nexus 9, and the Nexus Player

Google has revealed Android 5.0 Lollipop, previously known as Android L, plus the first two devices on which the new version will be installed - the Nexus 6 smartphone and the Nexus 9 tablet.
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This camera could help your bathroom mirror know when you’re hungover

Imagine every connected device in your home being equipped with camera, which knew everything from your mood to your age, syncing up with an app on your phone to help make life better. That's what the Omron HVC-C camera could do in the…
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When deep sound isn’t enough, Alpine Headphones literally knock your noggin

Alpine has launchedits first truly aggressive set of headphones today. Dubbed 'Alpine Headphones,' the cans contain a deceptively advanced collection of technology, including a bass transducer in the headband.
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Keecker, the projector-packing robotic butler, is now on Kickstarter

Ever wanted a little R2D2-like robot that could follow you around the house and play movies and music wherever you go? Well good news -- Keecker does exactly that, and it's just launched on Kickstarter
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Can Netflix change how movies are released and distributed? Ted Sarandos thinks so

Speaking before a crowd of MIPCOM delegates in Cannes this week, Netlix's chief content officer, Ted Sarandos, talked about the company's efforts to get into movie production in order to shorten movie release time for home viewing, and…
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Be shrewd or get screwed: How to haggle your way to a lower cable or Internet bill

Why pay more for your broadband or TV service than you really have to? Loyalty is not rewarded by service providers unless you’re prepared to ask. Here’s what to do if you want to reduce your bills or get better service.
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Congested Wi-Fi? Sonos’ ‘Boost’ promises to cure wireless music woes

Sonos' Boost, a little Wi-Fi wonder box that provides a stable and more powerful network for wireless music streaming, is now available globally for $99.