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Samsung UN40C7000: A Quirky HDTV With Some Strong Features

This sexy television has a number of good qualities, but oversaturation, moving buildings, and a weak range of viewing angles are flaws.


Vizio XVT423SV: a Solidly Above-Average HDTV Across the Board

Though the Vizio XVT423SV isn't the best HDTV we've seen, it's consistently above average.


Watching the Olympics on your Mac

Yes, you can too watch NBC's streaming Olympics coverage.

Extending movie rentals: Apple needs some Vudu mojo

Now that Vudu lets you extend your movie rentals for a reduced price, can Apple be far behind? Let's hope not.

The Apple of the future

The Apple of five years from now will most certainly be different from the Apple of today. But as Dan Moren suggests, it probably won’t be a future anybody can predict.

Report: Apple to be hub of the digital home by 2013

With a clock radio and a network-enabled digital frame are among the items that will propel Apple to rule the digital home by 2013, according to a report from Forrester.

Apple adds movie purchasing to Apple TV

In addition to renting movies on the Apple TV, users can now purchase films directly from the set-top box, which will transfer back to a computer's iTunes library.

Bugs & Fixes: Apple TV network and authorization hassles

Is your Apple TV not showing up in iTunes? Are you getting error messages when you attempt to sync your Apple TV? Ted Landau covers these troubles in the latest installment of Bugs & Fixes.

Rivet streams Mac video, music, photos to Xbox 360

Rivet is a new utility for Leopard that helps Mac users stream photos, videos and music from their Mac to an Xbox 360 on the same network.

Apple rolls out 2.0.2 update for Apple TV

The updated software for Apple’s set-top box delivers a collection of unenumerated bug-fixes.