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VR video on your Android phone: How to watch it, where to find it

Watch immersive VR and 360-degree clips using a cheap Cardboard viewer.

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Netflix admits to secretly throttling mobile video

Netflix admitted Thursday to throttling video streams worldwide for its mobile users, but said it hasn't been an issue for customers.

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45% off Mini DisplayPort 1.2 to HDMI/DVI/VGA Adaptor - Deal Alert

This adaptor is 45% off and will connect Mini DisplayPort / Thunderbolt enabled devices to HDMI, DVI or displays.

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Outmatched by Twitter and Facebook, Meerkat steps away from live streaming

Although it isn't giving specifics on its future, Meerkat hinted at a video-centric social network that's focuses on smaller groups.

Mark Zuckerberg outlines his VR vision

In a speech at a Samsung event on the sidelines of Mobile World Congress in Barcelona on Sunday, Mark Zuckerberg outlined his vision for virtual reality. Here are his remarks in full.

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Amazon releases a free game engine with deep Twitch, Amazon Web Services ties

Amazon's free Lumberyard triple-A game engine features deep integrations with the Amazon Web Services and Twitch.

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T-Mobile's Binge On frees Netflix and Hulu from data caps, but not YouTube

T-Mobile USA will exempt a list of video streaming services from monthly data caps with Binge On, a feature that could let some subscribers watch more clips and shows without buying a more expensive plan.

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Nvidia's new GPUs pack machine learning for web videos

Nvidia's new GPUs will add more context to live streams and web video

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Google buys iOS video app developer Fly Labs

Fly Labs will join the Google Photos team, opening up some intriguing video editing possibilities for future versions of Google's photography apps.

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Alibaba offers to buy Chinese video service Youku Tudou for $4.4B

The Chinese e-commerce giant hopes to sell goods to viewers on video service Youku Tudou as it adds the company to its portfolio.

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Lytro takes a giant leap into video with the Immerge VR video cam

Lytro's new video camera uses light field tech to capture and blend realistic, immersive live action video and computer graphics.

Dell buys EMC, Twitter cuts staff, 4K video in space - The Wrap

Dell buys EMC in one of the biggest tech aquisitions ever, Apple's A7 chip infringes on a patent and astronauts shoot 4K video in space.

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Canon balances privacy, efficacy in CCTV demos

Canon is experimenting with new CCTV tools that allow cameras to follow you everywhere you go -- or make them blind to your presence

Chromecast, Chromecast Audio: What you need to know

Both are available now and cost $35.

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360-degree videos bring Facebook one step closer to a VR News Feed

Facebook's News Feed is now more immersive than ever thanks to 360-degree videos, which are available for desktop browsers now.

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Microsoft's Azure cloud gets live video encoding for everyone

Microsoft has made its Live Encoding service generally available as part of a slew of updates to the Azure Media Services suite announced Thursday.

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Microsoft's Edge browser will natively support WebM video

Microsoft has continued its trend of embracing open source software, announcing Tuesday that its new Edge browser will support the VP9 video codec for playing WebM video.