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Amazon reveals first look at 'The Tick' ahead of comedy pilot season premieres

Fall comedy pilot season is coming to Amazon, and we finally know when. The online retail giant/ streamer has revealed that The Tick, Jean-Claude Van Johnson, and I Love Dick will premiere on August 19, and also released new photos.
Gaming

NES Classic Edition trailer showcases Nintendo’s 8-bit legacy

Players eager for an early glimpse at Nintendo's upcoming NES Classic Edition plug-and-play console can sample the device's bounty of bundled 8-bit titles in a new trailer released today.
Home Theater

The last VCR manufacturer is ending production

While many people said goodbye to the VCR years ago, the holdouts will soon have no choice but to follow suit. Funai, the last remaining manufacturer of VCRs, will halt production of the iconic home video product later this month.
Social Media

Facebook rolls out Live updates with extended broadcasts and full-screen video

Facebook is rolling out a series of updates to its Live video service aimed at general users, including the ability to broadcast for up to four hours. The new options are aimed at making the live-streaming tool even more immersive.
Home Theater

Here’s what’s new on Amazon Prime Video in August 1:05

Amazon Prime Video takes a page from competitor Netflix and adds new titles each month, available free to all Prime members. Check out the list to find out all that's new to watch on Amazon this month.
Home Theater

Sony’s new flagship Z series TV just made us believe in LED again

Sony introduced today its new flagship TV, the Z series. We got up close at the launch event, and we're extremely impressed. Here's why we think the Z series deserved to be called a game changer.
Home Theater

Sonos owners can now stream their music library throughout their homes via Plex

While you probably think of Plex as a video-centric service, it can also be used to manage and stream your music collection, and now it's available for Sonos systems via its new Sonos service.
Music

Say that again? New study suggests hearing loss may be reversible

A new series of research studies by Dutch company Audion Therapeutics shows promising results with regard to re-growing the tiny sensory hairs inside the human ear that slowly die, and cause hearing loss, over time.
Music

Led Zeppelin add eight previously unheard songs to 'BBC Sessions' re-release

Led Zeppelin will rerelease their famed BBC Sessions compilation this fall as the Complete BBC Sessions, with an added third disc to include eight previously unheard tracks from the band.
Music

Jack White’s label makes mysterious promise to create vinyl history on July 30

Jack White's Third Man Records imprint has announced that it plans to make vinyl history on July 30 via a cryptic space-themed video that appeared recently on the company's Facebook page.
Product Review

Devialet Phantom Review

Devialet’s near-perfect $2,000 speaker turns wireless audio on its head.