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4 hrs ago | TrustedReviews

LG killing off plasma TV business

LG is set to bring an end to production of its plasma TV range, making it the last of the globe's major tech giants to give up on the highly rated tech.


Related Topix: TV

8 hrs ago | TechCrunch

Prepare For The Smartwatch Assault

Consumer electronic companies are giddy. They can't help themselves. They have a new thing.


Related Topix: Cell Phones

Thu Aug 28, 2014

International Business Times

Smartphone Kill Switch Feature Now Mandatory In California

A journalist checks out a curved G Flex smartphone by LG Electronics during the 2014 Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, Nevada, January 6, 2014.


Related Topix: LG Electronics, Electronics, Las Vegas, NV, Criminal Defense Law, Law

Business Wire

Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filings

1 to host its Investor Day and ring The NASDAQ Stock Market... )--Terence Bernard Wise, the largest shareholder and member of the board of directors of Forward Industries, Inc. , a designer and distributor ... )--Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Market Research Report on Global and Chinese Pot... INVESTOR ALERT Cobra ... (more)


Related Topix: Apparel, Forward Industries, Telecom, Electronics, Cobra Electronics


Kids And Screen Time: What Does The Research Say?

Kids are spending more time than ever in front of screens, and it may be inhibiting their ability to recognize emotions, according to new research out of the University of California, Los Angeles .


Related Topix: Family, Kids, UC Los Angeles, TV, Running Springs, CA


Tony Soprano didn't die in series finale, show's creator reveals

This undated photo provided by HBO, shows, from left, actors James Gandolfini as Tony Soprano, Edie Falco as Carmela and Robert Iler as Anthony Jr. in a scene from the finale of, "The Sopranos."


Related Topix: The Sopranos, Entertainment, Drama, Television, James Gandolfini, Edie Falco, Robert Iler, TV

Wall Street Journal

Spotify Lands More Hardware Partners to Take On Apple's Airplay

In the ongoing battle to control users' living rooms, Spotify has been ramping up efforts to establish an alternative to wireless media-streaming technologies like Apple 's Spotify Connect, launched by the Sweden-based music service last year, lets users stream music wirelessly from their mobile devices to stereo speakers or televisions locally ... (more)


Related Topix: Spotify, TV, Speakers, Wireless, Emerging Technology

Business Times

Samsung unveils smartwatch that can make calls

Samsung Electronics Co Ltd on Thursday unveiled what it said was the first smartwatch capable of making and receiving calls without a mobile phone nearby, in the South Korean firm's latest effort to find a new growth driver [SEOUL] Samsung Electronics Co Ltd on Thursday unveiled what it said was the first smartwatch capable of making and receiving ... (more)


Related Topix: Semiconductors, Samsung Electronics Co, Electronics, Cell Phones, Cellphones, South Korea, World News


Miyamoto Looking to Shift Focus Away From Passive Gamers

In an interview in tomorrow's issue of Edge magazine , Nintendo 's Shigeru Miyamoto explained his philosophy going forward for making games.


Related Topix: Nintendo Co, Electronics, The, Video Games, Deep Silver, WII

Wed Aug 27, 2014

ABC News

Inmates suspected of breaking out of Darwin's Berrimah Prison, returning drunk, may avoid charges

A group of prisoners suspected of breaking out of Darwin's Berrimah Prison, before getting drunk and scaling a fence to return, may avoid charges on a technicality.


Related Topix: Cell Phones

Evening Sun

Review: The case against binge-watching TV

Americans are increasingly engaging in a practice known as television binge-watching - going through several episodes of a TV show in a single stretch.


Related Topix: Digital Video Recorders, CBS, Media, Television, Showtime Networks, Life, Holidays, Labor Day


LG Electronics, UL Environment Announce First GREENGUARD Certified Television

This certification is the first of its kind and sets a new precedent for television manufacturers to help create healthier indoor environments.


Related Topix: TV, Environment, Science, LG Electronics, Electronics


3 reasons to give Best Buy another chance

As compared to last year, net income was down 41% and total revenue fell 3.2% from last year.


Related Topix: Best Buy, Retail, TV

KCRA-TV Sacramento

TiVo goes after cord-cutters with new device

The DVR company announced a new, $50 device that lets cord-cutters record over-the-air network shows and watch them later on their televisions.


Related Topix: Digital Video Recorders, TV, Univision, Marketing

Customer Interaction Solutions

Massive Mario Kart 8 DLC Packs Add 16 New Courses, Plus New Drivers and Karts

Two new downloadable content packs will take the world of Mario Kart 8 in directions the franchise has never seen before, while significantly expanding game-play options.


Related Topix: Nintendo, Mario Kart 8, Video Games, The Legend of Zelda, Animal Crossing, Wii U, Electronics, Nintendo of America, Mario Kart

Tue Aug 26, 2014

Customer Interaction Solutions

YuppTV Launches ETV Telugu for viewers in the US

TV viewers in the United States will now have further reason to rejoice - YuppTV has outdone itself once again, by bringing the most popular and prestigious Telugu Channel ETV on YuppTV.


Related Topix: TV

WSFA-TV Montgomery

Man arrested 2 years after indictment for sending inappropriate photos to teen

After two years on the run, Marshall Count investigators said they've tracked won a man who sent inappropriate photos to a teenage girl.


Related Topix: Cell Phones, Albertville, AL

Bill to Reduce Cell Phone Robberies Signed into Law

A bill signed into law by Gov. Jerry Brown on Monday should make smartphones a lot less vulnerable to prospective thieves in the Bay Area and beyond.


Related Topix: Criminal Defense Law, Law, Cell Phones, Jerry Brown, US Governors

Investor's Business Daily

Universal Electronics to Present at Two September Conferences

The event will be held at The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas. Bryan Hackworth, senior vice president and chief financial officer, is scheduled to present on September 11th at 9:30 AM PT.


Related Topix: Universal Audio, Music, Universal Electronics, Electronics


Hands on with Casio's Exilim FR10 wearable camera

Casio's Exilim EX-FR10 digital camera has a detachable lens unit that can be worn or easily attached to anything from bikes to backpacks or trees.


Related Topix: Digital Cameras