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4 hrs ago | Joystiq

Xbook One is Microsoft's console in laptop form

While Nintendo has its 3DS and Sony has its PlayStation Vita to please gamers on the go, Microsoft stands alone as the only major competitor in the modern games industry without a portable device dedicated to gaming. And well, for modder Ed Zarick, that just won't do.

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Related Topix: Video Games, Laptops/Notebooks, 3DS, The, Deep Silver, Kinect, Microsoft Game Studios

8 hrs ago | Joystiq

Xbook One is Microsoft's console in laptop form

While Nintendo has its 3DS and Sony has its PlayStation Vita to please gamers on the go, Microsoft stands alone as the only major competitor in the modern games industry without a portable device dedicated to gaming. And well, for modder Ed Zarick, that just won't do.

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Related Topix: Video Games, Laptops/Notebooks, 3DS, The, Deep Silver, Kinect, Microsoft Game Studios

Sat Sep 13, 2014

The Motley Fool

This Surprising Company Powers Almost Every Smartphone on Earth

Last year, over 1 billion smartphones were sold from hundreds of manufacturers around the world. By 2018, that run rate is expected to nearly double to almost 2 billion units per year.

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Related Topix: CPU, Science / Technology, Computers, Laptops/Notebooks, iPhone

The Motley Fool

How the Xbox Fits Into Microsoft's Revamped Future

The stated plan to move to a business structure that's less dependent on hardware once again brought the company's Xbox division under the microscope. Before Nadella replaced Ballmer, prominent company figures and shareholders had suggested that Microsoft would benefit from spinning off its gaming division and focusing on the company's vastly more profitable software operations.

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Related Topix: The, Video Games, Deep Silver, Microsoft, Startups, X360, Microsoft Xbox

Hispanic Business

LG CNS Leverages Entropic's System-on-a-Chip Technology for New Smart ...

" we are enabling operators to take a significant step forward in delivering high-end STB features and value-added services in a low-cost device." "We selected because their EN7190 solution is a highly-integrated, feature-rich, flexible IP Hybrid SoC that leverages mature software and the security expertise required to enhance the end-user experience," said EN7190 SoC, which is an industry-compliant, high-performance, value-based SoC with an advanced ARM processor with 2500 DMIPS, field-proven video decoder technology, integrated demodulator and DDR3 memory support, enhanced software and security features, and flexible network interfaces.

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Related Topix: CPU, Science / Technology, Social Software

Fri Sep 12, 2014

Hispanic Business

United States : LG electronics expands ultra HD Tv lineup Led by 105- and 98-inch TVs introduced

The new 105UC9 and 98UB9800 Ultra HD TVs ideally suited for custom-installation market where consumers demand larger screens and improved audio are on display at the 2014 CEDIA Expo this week. On the other end of the Ultra HD spectrum, LG is rounding out its lineup with five new entry-level 4K LED TVs, including a value-packed 40-inch class model all delivering on the promise of stunning 4K resolution with more than four times the picture detail of Full HD TV.

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Digital Trends

Onkyo will soon own Pioneer's home A/V division, but the Pioneer brand lives on

Pioneer announced today in Japan that it is selling off its home A/V division to Onkyo. In exchange, Pioneer will get a 15 percent stake in Onkyo, becoming its third largest share holder.

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Related Topix: The Pioneers, Country, Audio and Video, Electronics, Marketing

CNET News.com

Hot new TVs for fall 2014

Fall is when TV makers roll out their most-expensive sets with the newest technologies. In 2014 that means a few newfangled OLED displays with their ultra-thin designs and stellar pictures, scads of LCD TVs with the higher resolution of 4K , and even a couple TVs with the gimmickry of curved .

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Related Topix: TV, Electronics

Examiner.com

Best Buy announces two-day sale and iPhone 6 pre-order Sept. 12-Sept. 13

Best Buy is one of the official stores offering pre-orders for the new Apple iPhone 6 and Apple iPhone 6 Plus, but they are also offering a special two-day sale beginning Friday Sept. 12 and ending Saturday Sept.

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Related Topix: Laptops/Notebooks, Speakers

OhNoTheyDidnt

Project Runway 13x08: The Rainway

Challenge : Create an avant-garde look that is as innovative as the Samsung Curved Ultra HD TV that should inspire it and that, like the TV, is "a 'wow' from every angle." It should also push the boundaries of design, like the television.

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Wall Street Journal

$100,000 for LG's 105-Inch TV-and That's Comparatively Cheap

William Cho, president of LG Electronics USA, unveils LG's 105-inch Ultra HD 4K TV at the CEDIA Expo 2014, on Thursday in Denver. Who said TVs were getting cheaper? LG just declared that it would bring its 105-inch Ultra HD set to the U.S. , and named its price at one hundred large.

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Related Topix: TV, Electronics

Lucire

Being a VIP at Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week New York this season

What were the happenings around Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week New York, beyond the catwalk shows? Off-site events and suites-including one from Gavin Keilly of GBK, which we usually see out west-kept New York Fashion Week vibrant and enjoyable. Ugg Sanctuary Upon ascending the stairs to the Ugg Sanctuary, overlooking crowds waiting in endless queues to watch a show, you enter a new world.

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Related Topix: Fashion, Fashion Week

Thu Sep 11, 2014

Chosun Ilbo

Chinese Triumphs Should Wake Up Korean IT Firms

In a sideshow at the IFA electronics show in Berlin that might otherwise have gone unnoticed except by a few boffins, Chinese TV maker TCL unveiled the first 110-inch curved UHD TV. Another Chinese TV maker, Hisense, became the first in the world to unveil a flat screen television with quantum dot technology, which boasts better clarity than LCD TVs and is cheaper to make than OLED TVs.

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Related Topix: TV, Electronics

ComputerWorld

Quantum Dot technology may smother OLED TVs in the crib

For the past year, manufacturers have heralded OLED ultra-high definition TVs as a harbinger of sea change in the home entertainment industry, affording thinner and even flexible panels with higher quality pictures than today's LCD sets. Then last week, China-based TCL , the third largest manufacturer of flat-screen TVs in the world, disclosed plans to ship a 55-in quantum dot LCD TV , which offers the same quality picture as OLED, but at a one-third the cost.

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Related Topix: TV

Engadget

LG's superwide 105-inch 4K TV is $100,000, but there are cheaper options

Remember that massive 105-inch Ultra HD TV LG brought to CES earlier this year? Today at the custom installer show CEDIA, LG has revealed it's going on sale, but fitting it into your budget will be tougher than squeezing one into your house. That's because this giant will cost $100,000 when it ships in November.

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Related Topix: Gadgets

BroadcastNewsroom

LG Electronics Announces U.S. Availability For First Ultra HD 4K Oled TV

LG's cutting-edge lineup features the 77-inch class 77EG9700 and 65-inch class 65EC9700 . LG's Ultra HD 4K OLED TVs offer the ultimate in picture quality, combining the intense detail of 4K Ultra HD and the superior contrast and color accuracy that OLED technology provides.

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CNET News.com

LG prices big 4K OLED, LCDs up to $100,000

From 4K OLEDs to 21x9 LED LCDs, LG showed off a bevy of new US models at the CEDIA Expo in Denver. We've got details and some initial impressions from a quick eyes-on at the show.

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TMCnet

An OTT Outlook: Entering a Big Fourth Quarter

As the TV industry quickly approaches the fourth calendar quarter of 2014, content questions remain and strategies appear clearer - for over-the-top service providers and wannabes such as Sony and Dish Networks, both of whom are expected to launch their offering by year end.

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Related Topix: Hopper, Alternative

The Indian Express

Vu launches affordable 50-inch and 55-inch 4K UHD TVs

Vu Televisions has launch its 50-inch and 55-inch 4K Ultra HD TVs exclusively on Snapdeal. The 50-inch TV costs Rs.

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Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

VideoPropulsion Digital TV Turn-Around Solutions Support International Smart TVs at IBC 2014

VideoPropulsion DTV solutions provide support for International Smart TV's by enabling operators to deliver MPEG2 and H.264 sources securely over IP. With support for content encryption standards like Pro:Idiom, SamsungLYNK, Verimatrix, VSecure, DTCP, and other custom or proprietary AES-128 encryption mechanisms, VideoPropulsion is an industry leader in digital TV turn-around solutions enabling secure end-to-end delivery of content on IPTV networks to International Smart TV endpoints.

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Related Topix: TV, Electronics, Verimatrix

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