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VIDEO: Fire TV: Amazon’s new video streaming device

2 Apr

Amazon is stepping up its presence in the TV and video streaming space to compete with Apple TV and Google Chromecast. The Post’s Hayley Tsukayama explains what you need to know about the new device and how the change might affect you.

VIDEO: Microsoft Sparks Privacy Outcry After Reading User’s Hotmail

22 Mar

Microsoft admitted it searched the email account of a Hotmail user to find a leaker, raising fears of privacy violations.

VIDEO: Google’s Larry Page At TED2014 Talks Search, Surveillance

20 Mar

Larry Page gave an interview at TED2014 that touched on everything from surveillance to autonomous driving.

VIDEO: Microsoft to Launch ‘Siri’ Competitor Named ‘Cortana’

4 Mar

“Cortana,” which takes its name from the Halo video game series, will receive voice commands to call contacts, pull up apps and search the Internet.

VIDEO: Smartwatch Maker Basis Reportedly Looking To Sell To Anyone

18 Feb

Basis wants to talk to anyone who will listen. Apple, Google, Samsung and Microsoft are all reportedly in talks to acquire the smartwatch maker.

VIDEO: Google Teams Up With Foxconn For Robotics Efforts

12 Feb

Google has paired up with Foxconn, which manufactures Apple iPhones and iPads, on future robotics ventures.

VIDEO: Mossberg’s Swan Song: 20 Years of Personal Tech

18 Dec

Remember the Apple Newton? How about Netscape? Even if these products did not last until the present, they left their mark in the evolution of personal technology. For his final WSJ video column, Walt Mossberg takes us through the last 20 years.

VIDEO: U.S. Tech Companies Call For More Controls On Surveillance

10 Dec

Eight major U.S. web companies, including Apple, Google and Facebook, made a joint call on Monday for tighter controls on how governments collect personal data, intensifying the furor over online surveillance.

VIDEO: Mossberg Reviews the Dell Venue 7 Tablet

4 Dec

There is nothing impressive about the Dell Venue 7 tablet except the price. Walt Mossberg tells us that if you’re looking for a tablet that is very affordable but do not mind the more modest features, it may be the tablet for you. (Photo: Dell)

VIDEO: IPad Mini’s Color Range Still A Shade Shy Of The Best

19 Nov

Two new analyses of the Retina iPad mini display reveal that the device has the same color gamut as the now year-old standard iPad mini. That means its color range is narrower than that of not just the iPad Air, but rival tablets like the Nexus 7 and Kindle Fire HDX 8.9. According to Anandtech’s [...]