Microsoft’s Twitch competitor gets a new name and co-op streaming

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Microsoft’s Twitch competitor gets a new name and co-op streaming——-While Twitch has been busy expanding the breadth of what you can watch on its platform, Microsoft has been quietly improving how you watch and broadcast with its Beam service. Just to get it out of the way, Beam will henceforth be known as “Mixer.” T…——-——-• […]

Olympus’ TG-5 rugged camera has 4K video in a compact body

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Olympus’ TG-5 rugged camera has 4K video in a compact body——-With summer season just around the corner, now is the perfect time for new rugged cameras to start popping up. And what do you know, Olympus has introduced the Tough TG-5, a point-and-shoot with a 12-megapixel CMOS sensor, 25-100mm f/2.0 wide-angle l…——-——-• Source: Go to […]

Samsung and Amazon counter Dolby Vision HDR with HDR10+

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Samsung and Amazon counter Dolby Vision HDR with HDR10+——-Samsung and Amazon have unveiled HDR10+, an improvement of its current HDR10 open standard that brings it more up to par with rival Dolby Vision. The partnership makes sense as Amazon will create and stream HDR content, while Samsung will include HDR…——-——-• Source: Go to Source——-• Author’s […]

Samsung takes aim at movie projectors with a 34-foot 4K screen

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Samsung takes aim at movie projectors with a 34-foot 4K screen——-The newest generation of Samsung’s 4K televisions stretch its bright, vibrant QLED tech into bigger and bigger screens, topping out at the 88-inch Q9 the company introduced at CES in January. Clearly, these giant TVs are aimed at the home theater mar…——-——-• Source: Go to […]

Planet Earth II is “need a new TV” propaganda—if you get the right version

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Planet Earth II is “need a new TV” propaganda—if you get the right version——- Enlarge / This flamingo colony runs in a nearly perfect formation as a “parade” of sorts. It’s even more stunning in motion—and that much more stunning if you get to see the birds’ perfect pink tones on an HDR-10 display. (credit: […]

Tencent to debut live-streaming WeChat drone at end of month

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Tencent to debut live-streaming WeChat drone at end of month ——- Tencent, the Chinese tech giant that owns League of Legends, Supercell Games and WeChat, the most popular messaging app in China, announced on Friday that it will release a consumer quadcopter by the end of October. ——- ——- • Source: Go to Source ——- […]

Sony's pricey new compact cameras are pure performance

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Sony's pricey new compact cameras are pure performance ——- Who still needs a dedicated camera when smartphone cameras are now so damned excellent? Professionals and hobbyists are two answers that come to mind. Among those group, Sony’s been leading the pack for years: Its Alpha series of mirrorless cameras (with both full-frame and APS-C-size image […]