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CES 2020: Day One Highlights

Q. I love all the news that comes from CES every year about all the new technology products. Are you going to have some of the news in your column? — Gary, Roanoke, Virginia.  Gary, the annual Consumer Electronics Show has convened in Las Vegas and several companies yesterday held press conferences to announce their

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Will Vizio Bring Down OLED TV Prices?

Q. I read your story about OLED TV prices not likely to come down much. But I just saw that Vizio is going to have an OLED TV. Doesn’t Vizio have lower prices than other TV makers? So, wouldn’t that mean OLED TV will start costing less? — Hank, Reno, Nevada.  Hank, you’re right. Vizio,

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Why Is Tom Cruise Talking About ‘Soap Opera Effect’?

Q. I saw a video online yesterday that had Tom Cruise talking about soap operas or something called the soap opera effect. Is that a show he’s doing? A soap opera show? If so, where can I watch it? And what is this soap opera effect? — Tammy, Shaker Heights, Ohio. Tammy, Tom Cruise is

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Vizio Smart TV: Why You Lose Your WiFi Connection

Q. I love watching streaming on our Vizio Smart TV, particularly Netflix. But sometimes I lose the connection to my WiFi network. My Internet signal strength seems to be good and we have a top-tier Internet package from Comcast. So, do you have any ideas on how to fix this? — Michelle, Boston.  Michelle, your

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How to Turn Off TV’s ‘Soap Opera Effect’

Q. I am in need for a new TV but have put off buying one because I loathe the ‘soap opera effect.’ Is there anyway to turn this off on new TVs? Is there a particular TV that truly turns off this feature? — Deborah, Los Angeles.  Deborah, first, for those unfamiliar with the ‘soap

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