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What's going on Saturday? (Afro Punk Fest, Arcade Fire, Frog Eyes, PS ...

AfroPunk Fest @ Commodore Barry Park The free annual two-day AfroPunk Festival kicks off today with a ton of great artists in various genres, including soul/funk greats Sharon Jones & the Dap-Kings, Ice-T's metal band Body Count, wild punks Trash Talk, legendary hardcore band Bad Brains , avant-rappers Shabazz Palaces, long-running Philly DJ King ... (more)

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Fri Aug 22, 2014

Film School Rejects

What's Scarier Than 'The Ring?' How About a 3D Sequel Written by Akiva Goldsman

Back in 2002, an unsuspecting horror movie ruined the lives of pretty much anyone who mistakenly thought they were just in for a fun time with friends at the theater only to instead develop lifelong phobias of backyard wells, VHS tapes, staticky televisions, girls with untrimmed bangs and being told you have to wait for anything for seven days.

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Related Topix: Drama Movies, The Ring, Electronics, Celebrities, Naomi Watts

Cinema Blend News

George R.R. Martin May Kill Off Your Favorite Game Of Thrones Characters

It's safe to say that fans are interested in Game of Thrones news, whether it be about HBO's hit series or the Song of Ice and Fire books written by George R. R. Martin.

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SiliconValley.com

Wolverton: Taking a fresh look at 4K TVs

In this photo shot Sunday, Jan. 5, 2014, a model stands next to a display of Samsung's curved 4K UHD TVs during a preview event at the International Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas.

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Psychology Today

Need a Break? Think Slow TV

I recently spent time with some friends from Norway. During our conversations, someone brought up "slow TV" and how much Norwegians enjoy it.

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Related Topix: Electronics, Norway, Europe, World News

Christian Science Monitor

Labor Day sales: What to expect this year

Sale signs adorn the door of an Urban Outfitters retailer on the Third Street Promenade in Santa Monica, Calif.

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Related Topix: Life, Holidays, Labor Day, Urban Outfitters, Retail, Apparel, Santa Monica, CA, Black Friday, Televisions, Electronics

BroadcastNewsroom

Global Curved Televisions (Large, Medium, Small) Market - Industry...

The curved television market is expected to foresee continuous growth in coming years.

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The Daily Record

Plans for new fishing club hit a snag

David Widdowson had hoped to encourage more young anglers to take up the sport but claims the "terrible" state of the Barr Burn is putting people off.

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Thu Aug 21, 2014

Boulder Weekly

Fettuccine a la ESPN

Some things I'll never fully understand, like string theory, the jokes in Lolita or why people pay Michael Bay to make movies.

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Related Topix: Electronics, Dining, Boulder, CO, Life, Food, Italian Cuisine

Nikkei Net Interactive

Bic Camera sees operating profit up 50% for fiscal 2014

Bic Camera's group operating profit for the year ending this month is likely to jump 50% to around 20 billion yen , thanks to brisk sales of big-ticket items such as high-end televisions and air conditioners.

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Broadbandreports

Comcast Offers IPTV Service to College Campuses -

Late last year Comcast began testing an IPTV service called Xfinity on Campus , which provides around 80 channels, premium channels, and VOD services over campus broadband networks.

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Audio video revolution

Samsung & LG Tie for TV Shootout by Value Electronics

D&M Holdings has been on a tear recently. The company that owns Denon has been flooding the market with products chock full of cutting edge features, and priced at amazingly reasonable ... Having travelled to Hong Kong several years ago, I was surprised to see a large number of high-end audio shops filled with hifi aficionados.

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Related Topix: Televisions, Electronics, Music Players, Computers, Audio and Video

CAD Digest

Seen at Siggraph Vancouver 2014

Three years ago at Siggraph , the emphasis of the show was on 3D and the cloistered graphics industry was 100% convincing itself that 3D televisions were to be their financial salvation, as consumers would be fooled into upgrading their brand-new 2D tvs for all-new 3D ones, except that never happened, as we weren't going to be seen wearing those ... (more)

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Related Topix: Electronics, Startups, Intel, CPU, Science / Technology

Dealerscope

Robert Zohn, Dewayne Davis, Joe Kane, Kevin Miller, David Mackenzie, Larry Weber

ValueElectronics.com held its annual TV Shootout event in Scarsdale, N.Y., this week, and TVs from LG and Samsung shared the title of "King of TV."

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Wed Aug 20, 2014

Customer Interaction Solutions

Seven simple ways to get the best out of your flat-screen TV [Nation (Kenya)]

Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) With the digital TV migration push, flat-screen televisions have become the preferred mode of announcing one's shift from the analogue world.

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Quebec Chronicle-Telegraph

Terrific New Yorker Article on Evil Anti-Biotech Charlatan Vandana Shiva

I have called Vandana Shiva, One of the Worst People in the World , so I was thoroughly delighted to read Michael Specter's new article in The New Yorker , in which he reveals the anti-biotech campaigner as the evil fraud that she is.

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Related Topix: Biotech, Science / Technology, Agriculture, Science, Electronics, Life, Food, Organic Food

WCTV Tallahassee

Students Invade Tallahassee Again

That's because both Florida State and FAMU held move-in days. Students moved everything from bags to televisions.

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Tom's Hardware

Samsung PN51F8500 Review: A 51-Inch Plasma HDTV With SmartHub

I remember seeing my first flat-screen TV in a Circuit City many years ago. It was a 32-inch plasma panel, and it was selling for $5000.

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Suria

Smartphones will go ultra-high definition in 2015

According to the latest forecast from ABI Research, a 4K screen will become a flagship smartphone feature within the next 12 months and within five years, 478 million smartphones a year will ship with a UHD display as standard.

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Related Topix: Science / Technology, CPU, Electronics, Marketing

Sofia News Agency

David Hampson: Through the telescope backwards: Ferguson, Missouri

It came as a shock to many Americans to turn on their televisions and see following the nightly bombing of ISIS forces in Northern Iraq and the vision of armored vehicles moving into Eastern Ukraine, more armored vehicles and body armor clad gun toting American police moving onto the streets of Ferguson Missouri.

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