CEA sets Ultra HD spec

Well, we now know the name of the new display technology we're all supposedly going to be clamoring for in a year or two's time: Ultra High-Definition.

Bluetooth 4 spec reduces energy consumption by 90%

Bluetooth has approved a next-gen spec that will allow future wireless devices to operate for years on just a tiny, button-sized battery.

Is Google's VP8 codec ready for prime time?

Is Google's VP8 codec ready for prime time? Well, not according to digital video expert Jason Garrett-Glaser, who described the spec as slow, buggy and nearly identical to H.264.