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January 25, 2013
by sjvn01
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High Efficiency Video Coding will help bring 4K video to Internet TV

4K TV sounds great, but it has this one big problem: 4K video content is honking huge. An answer may be at hand. The ITU has just given first-stage approval to a new, much more efficient video codec: High Efficiency … Continue reading

November 30, 2012
by sjvn01
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5 reasons why the Roku is the best Internet TV streaming box choice

There are lots of ways to get Internet streaming TV networks, such as Amazon Prime Instant Video, Hulu Plus, and Netflix. But the single, best way is with a Roku. Obviously, there are plenty of alternatives vying for your attention … Continue reading