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Ultra-HD TV shipments skyrocketed last March, exceeding 1 million units worldwide

A study by IHS Technology indicates that the total number of Ultra-HD/4K television panels shipped per month surpassed one million for the first time in March, more than seven times the amount of UHD TVs shipped two years ago during the…
Home Theater

AT&T mimics Comcast, reportedly eyes DirecTV in $50B bid for media domination

As the multi-billion dollar Comcast-TWC merger appears to be moving forward, AT&T could be weeks away from its own $50 billion bid for DirecTV, which could have huge implications for us all. Click the link to find out more.
Home Theater

Closing the buffet: Comcast may clamp data caps on all users within 5 years

Aiming to roll out data caps for all Comcast subscribers in the coming years, cord cutters that are transitioning to 4K streaming may find out all that extra data usage is going to add up quickly on the monthly bill.
Home Theater

Cambridge Audio debuts the potent ‘One,’ updates its Aero speakers, Azur receivers

The premium audio company unveils new Aeromax shelf and floor speakers, upgrades to its Azure receivers, and a brand new all-in-one audio device for the HES show in Munich.
Home Theater

Insatiable streamers: Cord cutters gorge on 212GB a month, keep getting hungrier

The leading content-streamer's traffic once again represented the top downstream application during peak periods, with a share of 34.21 percent, up from 31.6 for the second half of 2013, according to a Sandvine report.
Home Theater

Comcast jumps up in Netflix’s ISP Speed Index for second time since cash deal

The increasingly huge ISP now occupies the third slot on Netflix's ISP Speed Index after the company's release of April's statistics. The news comes just days before a vote for a new net neutrality proposal, and again raise questions of…
Computing

Did you know? George RR Martin writes Game of Thrones on an ancient DOS PC

Some people just can't be bothered to keep up with the times. Game of Thrones author George R.R. Martin happens to be one of those people, You can learn more here.
Music

Start building your HD music catalog at these high-res audio sites

The growing HD audio trend is just what music connoisseurs have been waiting for, but scouring the web for all the best downloading sites can be a pain. Luckily, we've done the work for you. Check out our list, and let the high resolution…
Music

Apple rumored to add support for high-res audio with iOS 8

According to a new report out of Japan, iOS 8 will bolster Apple's HD street cred, allowing iPhones and iPads to natively handle higher resolution HD audio files. Click the link to find out more.
Music

Berlin artist blasts street-goers with 4000 watts of audio art

Sennheiser recently featured Berlin artist Nik Nowak in its Momentum video series, which explores some of the audio world's most innovative thinkers and designers from the globe over. Nowak's most well-known creation is his "Sound Tank," a…
Home Theater

Sony tables OLED (again) to concentrate on 4K televisions

Sony is apparently officially stepping away from OLED TV development to better focus on 4K TV, according to a recent report. The news comes as little surprise, considering the company has backed away from OLED several times already over the…
Gaming

Microsoft sweetens Xbox Live with cheap games and unrestricted streaming apps

Following rumors, Microsoft has announced a suite of changes to its Xbox Live online service, including more discounted and free games, and unrestricted access to streaming apps like Netflix.