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Ultimate Ears’ Roll portable speaker takes a dunkin’ and keeps on thumpin’ 2:27

Ultimate Ears follows up the success of its portable speaker lineup with a new addition: The UE Roll. Light, loud, durable and waterproof, the Roll is poised to be a hit with outdoor adventurers this summer.
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Beats By Dre headphones teardown finds metal parts included just to add weight

Maybe the most striking part of a recent Beats By Dre headphones teardown was the discovery that about a third of the overall weight of the product comes from four metal parts included “for the sole purpose of adding weight.”
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Pricing announced for Sony X900C and X910C 4K TVs; preorders start today

We got our first glimpse of Sony's X900C and X910C 4K TVs at CES earlier this year, and ever since, we've been waiting to find out when they would be unleashed upon the public and what the price would be. That day has finally come.
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Marshall Headphones’ signature sound goes portable with the potent Kilburn speaker 2:03

We check out Marshall Headphones latest Bluetooth speaker to get layered in rock nostalgia, the Kilburn. As the brand's first portable speaker, the Kilburn delivers powerful sound from a gorgeous package, all designed to come…
Music

James Taylor believes streaming music services should pay artists half

The veteran singer/songwriter calls for more transparency and higher payouts from Spotify and other music streaming services in a recent interview. But he personally doesn't depend on album sales — instead explaining that he makes his…
Home Theater

You can run but not hide: Roku to begin rolling out interactive ads on certain channels

Given the chance, we'll skip advertisements whenever we can. Otherwise, we'll probably ignore them. Now Roku is teaming up with video advertising provider Innovid to try to get us to pay attention. How? By adding interactivity.
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Samsung vs. LG cage match: Watch their best TVs fight, no Pay Per View needed

LG's flagship OLED and Samsung best SUHD LED TV use completely different technologies to arrive at incredible picture quality. We pit the two against each other, showing the differences and discussing which might be best for you.
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Fox’s first four UHD titles will include HDR mastering

Launching with recent films such as Kingsman: The Secret Service and The Maze Runner, Fox is jumping out early to announce support for the Ultra HD format before other studios get into the mix.
Movies & TV

Post-suspension, an apologetic Brian Williams will report to MSNBC

After a six-month suspension, news anchor Brian Williams will be reporting to MSNBC instead of his chair at NBC Nightly News. Lester Holt will now permanently anchor Nightly News. Williams will be anchor of breaking news and special reports…
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Breaking Bad’s Aaron Paul will produce and star in Hulu drama, The Way

Aaron Paul, best known as Jesse Pinkman in Breaking Bad, will produce and star in Hulu original series The Way. The Jason Katims drama, features Paul and Michelle Monaghan as a couple 'suffering a crisis of faith.'
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John Lithgow returns to TV as Winston Churchill in Netflix series, The Crown

John Lithgow has been tapped to play Winston Churchill in an upcoming post-war Netflix series, The Crown. Set in England, Claire Foy will play Queen Elizabeth II and Matt Smith Duke of Edinburgh, Philip Mountbatten.