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4K Netflix Now an Option on Windows 10

Netflix is now bringing its own brand of ULTRA HD 4K resolution material to users on Windows 10, but there's a catch. You need to be using a very modern processor and, er, Microsoft Edge. Probably best to stick with what you've got a move a bit further away from the screen. Read More >>

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Spotify Fixes Mass HD Data Dump Flaw

Something odd with the way Spotify's desktop tool handled disk space has been found by users, who complained that the streaming service was eating up masses of HD memory by filling files with what appeared to be vast piles of junk. Read More >>

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The GoPro Hero5 Is Finally Waterproof and Listens to Your Voice Commands

The Christmas season and time for spending will be soon upon us, and GoPro intends to capitalise on it by finally rolling out the latest version of its popular action cameras: the Hero5. Read More >>

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Samsung’s Ultra HD Blu-ray Player Now on Sale in the UK

Samsung's got a new box for the shop shelves and that nice little wooden unit you've got your telly on -- the UBD-K8500. Read More >>

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This 2-Minute 4K Supercut of SpaceX Launches is Some Great Rocket Porn

SpaceX has been kind enough to release this two-minute supercut of its Falcon 9 rocket launches in the gloriously high-def 4K format. I hope your connection's up to it, because 4K space porn is the best kind of space porn. Read More >>

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Good and Bad Star Wars Films Now Yours, Digitally

The gears of the world are turning to ensure that maximum publicity is gained for the year-end arrival of the new Star Wars film, hence the original trilogy -- and those three other rubbish films -- now appearing on digital formats for the first time. If you don't count Bittorrent. Read More >>

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Vote V-Nova for Three 4K Streams Per Household

Video technology company V-Nova is pushing hard for its technology to be adopted across the HD screen-based platforms of the future, promising that a UK average 22Mb broadband connection could handle three simultaneous UHD 4K streams if its compression and encoding tech is used. Read More >>

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Is HTC Planning an Excursion into GoPro Territory?

New rumours regarding the content of HTC's imaging-themed event have emerged, with sources suggesting it's about to reveal some sort of Bluetooth GoPro competitor to enable wide-angle remote capture via a paired mobile. Read More >>

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Sky+ HD Smart Suggestions and Series Link Update Begins to Appear

Sky's begun the incomprehensibly complicated task of somehow beaming new software to our TV boxes from a satellite in space. The end result of this amazing technological feat is a few new options appearing on your telly. Read More >>

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Nvidia’s Cheap LCD Screen Hack Creates HD From SD

Nvidia's come up with a seemingly much too simple way of increasing screen resolution on the cheap -- sandwiching together two low-res displays and offsetting the output to create one HD screen. Read More >>

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Virgin’s EPG Shuffled to Make Room for New Sky Sports Channels

Those new Sky Sports HD channels are now available through Virgin if you're after more action involving men and balls to keep you going through the summer, with Sky Sports 3 HD, Sky Sports 4 HD and Sky Sports F1 HD added to the Sky Sports collection -- and Sky Sports 5 added in for those with premium subs. Read More >>

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BBC Running Public 4K Broadcast for Commonwealth Games

The beeb missed the boat with a 4K World Cup, but it'll make up for it by showing the Commonwealth Games at UHD resolution. But it won't come on your telly, it'll be shown via a public 4K screening at the Glasgow Science Centre. [BBC] Read More >>

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How Much Better is House of Cards in 4K?

Netflix announced at CES that it would begin shooting original series in ultra high-def 4K, and now British site HDTVtest has caught the first glimpse of the streaming giant's 4K content in the wild. How much more evil does Kevin Spacey look? Read More >>

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Mystery Samsung SM-G906S Mobile May be Quad HD Galaxy S5

An unknown Samsung model number has popped up in the GFXBench testing tools, with something operating under the Samsung-style model number of SM-G906S appearing to have a 2560 x 1440 resolution display. The Galaxy S5 HD? Read More >>

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Watching Planes Land From Space is Like a Video Game Brought to Life

Ever wanted to watch the world—in real-time HD—from space? Well prepare to experience what it'd be like if the world was your very own video game and check out a few planes landing at the Bejiing airport. It'll be the coolest planespotting you've ever done. Read More >>