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Where Baby Groot's dance moves came from, and other FX secrets from 'Guardians 2'

The groundbreaking visual effects that earned Marvel Studios sequel 'Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2' an Oscar nomination were the product of some seriously complex mathematics and some fancy dance moves.
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Looking to cut cable? Here’s everything you need to know about Pluto TV

Pluto TV offers plenty of entertainment in a fashion similar to live internet TV services, only at no cost — you don’t even need to register. Too good to be true? Here’s everything you need to know.
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Got a long plane ride ahead? Here's how to download movies from Netflix

After years of requests from customers asking for the ability to download movies and TV shows, Netflix has finally made it happen. Here, we show you how to download movies from Netflix for iOS, Android, or Windows 10.
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Parting ways? Here’s how to delete a Netflix profile from your account

Need to delete an unwanted profile from your Netflix account? It's easy to do, no matter what kind of equipment you've got. Check out our handy explainer for step-by-step instructions.

Want a free year of Netflix? You’ll need to sign up for 2 years of Verizon Fios

Verizon is finally offering a free year of Netflix for folks who sign up for a Fios "triple play" plan, which involves a bundled deal of internet, TV, and phone. It costs $80 per month.
Movies & TV

NBA star Kevin Durant working on a scripted series based on his life for Apple

NBA star Kevin Durant is dabbling in movies and TV, and he has partnered with Apple and Imagine Television's Brian Grazer to do so. They're working on a scripted drama series called Swagger.
Home Theater

How to convert your VHS tapes to DVD, Blu-ray, or digital file

There's no reason you should have to lose those precious home videos just because VHS is a dying format. Check out our guide to learn how to convert VHS tapes to a digital format, and save those memories forever.
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Bang and Olufsen’s new open source project makes vintage speakers wireless

Bang & Olufsen has announced a new DIY project in partnership with Swiss audio company HiFiBerry that lets owners transform their vintage B&O model speakers into modern wireless workhorses.
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Massdrop x NuForce EDC3 in-ear headphone review

Community commerce website Massdrop collaborated with NuForce to offer the EDC3 in-ear headphones for just $100. After taking these bad boys for a spin, we're prepared to offer our opinion -- and our recommendation.
Smart Home

Some HomePod users say the device leaves ring stains on wooden furniture

Apple HomePod users are apparently complaining about white rings left on their wooden tables from the device. Apple suggested that users refinish their furniture to remove it if it doesn't fade.
Emerging Tech

Here’s all the best gear and gadgetry you can snag for $100 or less

A $100 bill can get you further than you might think -- so long as you know where to look. Check out our picks for the best tech under $100, whether you're in the market for headphones or a virtual-reality headset.
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Here’s how to figure out what size TV to buy

Here are a few tips for picking what size TV to buy for any situation, including where to find a TV’s measurements, ideal viewing distance, and picture quality vs. size. What you need to know before buying a TV.