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Marantz AV8801 AV Processor

As the owner of <b>Marantz's</b> AV8003 AV processor, I was excited to get my hands on the new AV8801. The interim models had some of the bells and whistles …

Audiophile

What is Mastered in 4K and does it make a difference? | Trusted Reviews

What is Mastered in 4K?<p>The AV industry is buzzing with talk of 4K (aka Ultra-High Definition, or UHD). All the big TV brands have 4K TVs on the …

Cinematography

Consumer Reports

TELL US: Have you tried to negotiate with your home cable/satellite/telco provider in the past six months? Were you successful? Did you get a lower …

Consumer Reports: Best Car Deals Prices - Consumer Reports

Know the Fair Price for your Trade-In<p>PROVIDED BY<p>Many buyers prefer to trade in their current vehicle when getting another one, because it's …

Panasonic reverses its fortunes amid electric vehicle boom

Not every struggling company story has to have a depressing ending. Though its troubles are far from over yet, Panasonic has just announced 73.7 billion yen ($730 million) in net earnings for Q3. That's up 20 percent over last year, a disastrous period that saw nearly $10 billion in full-year …

Best Video Cards: January 2014

After our Holiday 2013 buyer’s guides, a number of you asked for more frequent buyers guides year-round. So starting this year we’re going to be …

Computer Hardware

Next-gen strategy game engine lets you control an army of 5,000 units at one time

Every real-time strategy game has some kind of population cap, limiting the number of units that can be placed simultaneously on a player's terrain. This limit can stem from the designers' need to balance competition between armies, but ultimately it'll also have something to do with the underlying …

How to Post Your Video to YouTube

Now that you’ve learned how to edit videos and slide shows in Adobe Photoshop, we want to make sure you know the best steps to be able to share your …

Review – Canon EF 85mm f/1.8

<b>Review – Canon EF 85mm f/1.8<br>By: Justin VanLeeuwen | Twitter <br>Discuss the Canon EF 85mm f/1.8</b><p>All prime lenses hold a charm that is beyond their …

Lens Guide: Best Lenses to Move up to from a Kit Lens

Kit lens—to use or not to use? While kit lenses are much less expensive than better hobbyist and professional lenses, in the world of photography, …

Your First DSLR - now what?! - Digital Photography School

CES: Canon Expands Line of Vixia Camcorders, PowerShot Cameras

This includes the new Vixia HF R52, HF R50 and HF R500 camcorders with a 57x zoom, an upgrade from previous models; the HF R52 and R50 also feature …

Breathing new life into old Mac Pros

As we saw in our first round of benchmarks, the new Mac Pro is more of a specialized workstation than a general purpose computer. In fact, unless …

Apple

Mophie's Space Pack boosts both battery life and storage, requires a special iOS app (hands-on)

As a smartphone power user, one of the devices that intrigued this editor the most at CES was not a huge TV or a sleek sports car, but actually the Mophie Space Pack. It's an iPhone case that marries both a backup battery and additional storage -- a first of its kind, according to Mophie. The …

Vizio's 4K Ultra HD TVs start at $1,000 for a 50-inch set (video)

If all of the 4K -- or 8K! -- talk from CES has you jonesing for a new TV, but you're short on scratch, we've got good news. Vizio has announced pricing for its P-series of Ultra HD panels and they'll sell for <i>a lot</i> less than you might expect. A 50-incher will run you a measly grand. Each five-inch …

Dish launches a wireless set-top box and one that can record eight shows at once

Dish may have announced a smart TV app yesterday, but that doesn't mean it's quite done with the CES announcements. Here in Vegas, the company is showing off two more Dish set-top boxes, both of which are meant to work alongside the Hopper DVR to extend your TV-watching into other rooms of the …

Dish announces streaming app for PlayStation consoles

A troop of new Joey devices wasn't the only thing Dish had up its sleeve for CES. In an effort to bring its streaming chops to game consoles, the company has just announced an app for PlayStation that does just that. Dish customers will be able to take advantage of the Hopper's functionality via …

ASUS unveils 28-inch, $799 4K display targeting price-sensitive pros

ASUS' 31.5-inch 4K monitor may be the ideal display for many content creators, but a typical asking price over $3,000 rules it out for all but the most affluent. Much to our relief, the company is bringing the cost of its technology closer to Earth with a new 28-inch display, the PB287Q. It touts …

Samsung's Ultra HD TVs will stream 4K video from Amazon, Comcast, DirecTV, Netflix and more

Samsung's Ultra HD TVs won't sell themselves -- they need the content to justify all those extra pixels. To that end, the Korean tech giant has just announced partnerships with companies that will deliver 4K to the masses. Amazon, Comcast/Xfinity, DirecTV, M-Go and Netflix are all working with …

Sony's new UHD TVs are built to support Netflix in 4K when it arrives

3D? Pah. 2014 is the year that 4K makes its first grand assault upon the mainstream. Naturally, Sony is one of the names leading the charge, and is bolstering the 4K support it added to the Video Unlimited service back in September. The company's new range of UHD TVs will now pull down 4K video …

Sony's new Bravia HDTVs get a wedge-shaped redesign (update: hands-on photos)

Unconvinced by 4K? Don't worry, because Sony's still got your back. The company has unveiled its 2014-era HDTVs for those who, whatever the reason, aren't ready to dip a toe into the Ultra High-Definition pool. Both the flagship Bravia W950B and W850B come with a new design, apparently allowing for …

Sony's compact FDR-AX100 4K Handycam ships in March for $2,000 (hands-on)

Television manufacturers have been peddling 4K TVs for several years now, but just as we experienced during the early years of HD, limited content deters educated early adopters when it comes time to make a purchase. One solution for marketers, while an arguably weak selling point, is that …

Sony announces seven HD Handycam camcorders at CES, priced from $230 to $1,500

Bear with us here; Sony's announcing quite a few new Handycam models at this year's CES. At the pricier end of the spectrum, the HDR-CX900 sports a 1-inch CMOS sensor, 50 Mbps XAVC S recording, and a boatload of other high-end features. In fact, it's identical to the $2,000 AX100, though the CX900 …

iRobot shows off improved Scooba mop 'bot, still not ready to tackle the Las Vegas Convention Center

Nothing particularly earth-shattering out of iRobot this CES. A couple of months after dropping a souped-up Roomba in our laps, the company's ready to do the same for its floor-mopping Scooba. iRobot's promising "three-times better performance," on the 450, thanks to a 600RPM brush and improved …

Canon's latest Selphy printer adds Instagram-sized square stickers

We'll forgive you if you've never heard of Canon's Selphy printer. It's an adorable little $100 printer that, in its latest iteration, has an especially zietgeist-y new feature: square sticker printing. "For the Instagram crowd," a Canon rep laughingly explained as we checked out the Selphy CP910 …

Netgear's NeoMediacast is an Android-powered TV set-top on a stick

Most of the equipment we get from our telecom providers is nothing to get excited about, but we might make an exception for Netgear's NeoMediacast. The Android-based HDMI dongle lets providers both offer their own services and support third-party apps without having to build their own set-top boxes …

Dish focuses on multiroom streaming with wireless extenders, apps for LG TVs, PlayStation, Android

For the past couple of years, Dish's kangaroo-themed CES announcements have centered on its Hopper DVR, which acts as a command center for whole-home Dish systems, enabling you to access content on Joey set-top extender boxes in other rooms and stream it to mobile devices using the Hopper's …