Netflix Fast Website Now Lets You Check Connection Latency, Upload Speed

Christine Persaud 07/17/2018 07:35:33 PM EST in Vision

Netflix Fast Website Now Lets You Check Connection Latency, Upload Speed

The speed of your Internet connection is integral to the streaming television experience, and to help customers better monitor this, Netflix has updated the Fast.com Website to measure connection latency and upload speed from your Internet Service Provider (ISP).

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Roku Launches Roku TV Wireless Speakers

Published: 07/17/2018 09:51:29 AM EST

Roku Launches Roku TV Wireless Speakers

Roku has developed its own speakers, the Roku TV Wireless Speakers, designed exclusively for Roku TV, and calibrated to deliver premium audio while watching content through the media streaming device.

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Apple is Adding More Emojis, Including a Bald Head, Cold Face, and a Superhero

Published: 07/17/2018 09:34:02 AM

Apple is Adding More Emojis, Including a Bald Head, Cold Face, and a Superhero

Announced just in time for World Emoji Day, Apple is adding more than 70 new emoji characters to its devices through a free software update coming later this year.

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Stampede Acquired by DCC Technology

Published: 07/16/2018 03:03:37 PM

Stampede Acquired by DCC Technology

Amherst, NY-based pro AV distributor Stampede has been acquired by the technology division of DCC plc, a London Stock Exchange-listed (LSE) international sales, marketing, and support services group that employs 11,000 people in four divisions operating in 17 countries.

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CTA Names 14 to the 2018 Consumer Technology Hall of Fame

Published: 07/16/2018 10:48:12 AM

CTA Names 14 to the 2018 Consumer Technology Hall of Fame

The Consumer Technology Association (CTA) has announced the new class of inductees into the 2018 Consumer Technology Hall of Fame, and it includes 14 influential individuals in the tech space.

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David's Take: The Lack of Information is Mind Boggling

Published: 07/13/2018 07:50:01 AM

David's Take: The Lack of Information is Mind Boggling

Being a member of various discussion groups, I always encounter so many people with false logic. In some cases, it's clearly due to stubbornness. And that simply can't be helped. But in all too many cases, the falsities are the result of a lack of available information, or a misunderstanding of facts.

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Staub Electronics Now Distributing Mersive Products

Published: 07/12/2018 10:17:16 PM

Staub Electronics Now Distributing Mersive Products

Staub Electronics has been appointed as a distributor for Mersive Technologies, a provider of wireless media streaming and collaboration solutions.

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Women in Tech: Full Q&A With Cecilia Choy, Director of Marketing, North America, at Asus

Published: 07/12/2018 11:50:01 AM

Women in Tech: Full Q&A With Cecilia Choy, Director of Marketing, North America, at Asus

As part of an ongoing series highlighting influential women in Canadian tech, this week, we talk in-depth with Cecilia Choy, Director of Marketing, North America, at Asus, to get her perspective on working in a male-dominated industry.

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Cineplex and The Void to Open New VOID Experience Centres in Canada

Published: 07/12/2018 07:30:01 AM

Cineplex and The Void to Open New VOID Experience Centres in Canada

Cineplex has expanded its exclusive agreement with immersive entertainment company The VOID to open new VOID Experience Centres across Canada.

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CEDIA Expo Calls For Nominations for 2018 Innovation Alley

Published: 07/12/2018 06:50:02 AM

CEDIA Expo Calls For Nominations for 2018 Innovation Alley

CEDIA Expo, the trade show for custom installation and integration specialists, is calling for nominations for its Innovation Alley section of the show floor, which is devoted to celebrating innovative, new-to-market technology products and services.

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