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Qualcomm quietly cans Smart TV-inspired Snapdragon 802 SoC

Qualcomm headed to CES last month with big plans for the Smart TV / set-top box / digital media adapter market. The semiconductor specialist announced a new SoC in early January known as the Snapdragon 802 specializing in Ultra HD…

LG TV leak gives a glimpse of a resurrected webOS

It has been a long time since LG Electronics purchased webOS from HP with a goal of re-purposing the software for use in smart TVs. Today well-known leaker @evleaks posted an image of an upcoming LG-made smart TV powered by…

Tuesday tech deals: 55" Panasonic Smart Viera IPS HDTV $750

Paul's TV offers the Panasonic Smart Viera 55" 120Hz 1080p IPS LED-Backlit LCD HD Television, model no. TC-L55E50, for $849.99. Coupon code "SAVE100" cuts it to $749.99. With free shipping, that's tied with a deal from last week as the lowest total price we have seen for...

Tuesday tech deals: $300+ off LED-backlit 3D Samsung Smart TVs

Paul's TV via Buy.com offers the new 46" Samsung 3D LED-backlit HDTV, with 45,960 Super Points for $2,297.99 with free shipping. Assuming you use the points (they convert to a $459.60 Buy.com credit), that's the lowest total price we could find by $387. This 2012 model, also known as...

Upcoming LG TVs will stream PC games with Gaikai

Gaikai, a video game streaming platform akin to OnLive, has announced a partnership that will allow it to deliver games to high-end TV owners. LG has agreed to add Gaikai's offerings to its products, including Cinema 3D TVs expected to ship later this year...