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Music

SoundCloud debuts middle-tier streaming service, its cheapest ad-free option ever

SoundCloud has launched a new middle-tier version of its paid subscription service, allowing users to avoid ads and save their favorite playlists, tracks, and remixes for offline listening.
Mobile

Which gadgets to buy refurbished, how to buy them, and where

Electronics can be expensive -- after all, cutting-edge specs come at a price. Here, we take a look at what refurbished means, what devices you should buy refurbished, and which outlets offer the deepest discounts.
Home Theater

Yamaha announces it is bringing Alexa voice control to its MusicCast products

On Monday, Yamaha announced that starting this fall, it is bringing Amazon Alexa-powered voice control to its line of MusicCast products, which includes wireless speakers, soundbars, AV receivers, and more.
Deals

Anker Stereo Bluetooth 4.0 Speaker offers great sound, great price (58% off)

It's often best to stick with fan-favorite, trusted tech brands, such as Anker, which is offering this Premium Stereo Bluetooth 4.0 Speaker for a full 58 percent off on Amazon for a limited time.
Home Theater

Comcast and Google are bringing YouTube to Xfinity X1 subscribers

On Monday, Comcast and Google announced that YouTube will is coming this year for subscribers of Comcast's Xfinity X1 service, following previously added services like Netflix and Sling TV.
Home Theater

Change to Dolby Vision HDR means it may come to a wider range of equipment

Dolby Vision is lauded as possibly the best HDR technology available, and now it is available in software form, meaning it could come to an even wider range of hardware than the competing HDR10 standard.
Music

5 songs you need to stream this week: Ride, The Lemon Twigs, and more

Not sure what new music to listen to? We'll let you know what new tracks and albums dropping this week are worthy of your attention. Up this week: Ride, The Lemon Twigs, Haley Bonar, and more.
Movies & TV

Five shows to stream this week: ‘The Boondocks,’ ’10 Cloverfield Lane,’ and more

How are you going to get through this week? By following our guide to the finest films and TV shows available to stream, of course. On the list this week: '10 Cloverfield Lane,' 'The Boondocks,' and more.
Social Media

Periscope Producer now lets anyone try their hand at live-streaming like a pro

As promised, Periscope is finally expanding its live-streaming capability to all users, allowing them to broadcast to Twitter from external devices, such as professional cameras, games, and VR headsets.
Mobile

Weekly Rewind: Insane stunt pilot lady, life beyond Earth, $700 self-driving car

In the tech world, a lot happens in a week. So much news goes on that it's almost impossible for mere mortals with real lives to keep track of it. That’s why we’ve compiled a quick and dirty list of the top 10 tech stories from this…
Deals

Roku roundup: The best deals we can find for our favorite TV streamer

If you're cutting cable or just want to add streaming to your regular programming, Amazon is offering up to $20 off new and refurbished Roku streamer models. Enjoy access to thousands of TV channels, movies, and more.
Movies & TV

Louis C.K. will soon be bringing more of his comedy stylings to Netflix

Louis C.K. is keeping himself busy both behind the camera and in front of it, and he will be adding two new comedy specials to his huge list of projects. They will both debut exclusively on Netflix, the first this April