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AMC renews ‘The Walking Dead’ for a sixth season, greenlights new spinoff series

AMC announced today it has renewed its wildly successful series 'The Walking Dead' for a sixth season, as well as greenlighting a new spinoff set in the same apocalyptic universe.
Home Theater

Sharp’s Free Form LCDs break out of the box to fit in car dashboards, smartwatches, and more

Sharp has developed a prototype for what it's calling "a revolutionary advance over the conventional display shape." The company's Free-Form LCD display can be shaped into new designs, aimed at car dashboards, and a variety of other…
Photography

NewTek democratizes video production with TriCaster Mini all-in-one TV studio

Think sleek-looking TV studio productions like ESPN's SportsCenter require fancy equipment? Not anymore, with NewTek's TriCaster Mini. The portable, compact all-in-one system lets you create a professional studio in any environment.
Mobile

Samsung forecasts massive drop in profits

Samsung has issued a dire profit forecast for the three months ending September 30. Slower-than-expected sales of its high-end smartphones and other products, and increased competition in emerging markets, have been cited as reasons for the…
Home Theater

Sony’s ‘affordable’ online TV service rumored to cost as much as $80 per month

Sony's proposed online TV service aimed at cord-cutters looking to save money may have hit a major snag, rumored to cost as much as $80 per month, with a bloated selection of around 100 channels.
Home Theater

ESPN seals new NBA deal to offer live regular season games online

The NBA announced today that it has signed long-term agreements with ESPN parent company Walt Disney and Turner Broadcasting System, expanding various aspects of the contracts beginning with the 2016-17 season, including a new online…
Home Theater

‘Twin Peaks’ to make its unsettling return to TV on Showtime in 2016

The eeriest show this side of 'The Twilight Zone' is making its way back to the small screen, with new episodes set to premiere on Showtime in 2016.
Product Review

Denon Heos 7 Review

Denon Heos 7 review.
Home Theater

BBC extends its iPlayer catch-up viewing window to 30 days from 7

The BBC's on-demand iPlayer service has proved a massive hit with British TV audiences since its launch in 2007. The latest change to the VOD platform came Monday with the catch-up viewing window extended to 30 days, up from 7.
Music

JBL’s Charge 2 Bluetooth speaker boasts booming bass

Sleeker and more powerful, with more features and the same $150 price, the Charge 2 Is a very worthy replacement for its popular predecessor.
Health & Fitness

Beats, Bose battle over brand exposure on NFL broadcasts

Attempting to promote the brand more effectively during NFL broadcasts, a sponsorship deal between Bose and the NFL effectively boots headphone maker Beats off the playing field during broadcasts.