Home Theater

Plair streams video from your laptop and smartphone to your HDTV for $100

Plair takes on Apple AirPlay and the Roku Streaming Stick by beaming any Web content on your laptop (through your Chrome browser) and mobile devices (iOS and Android) to your HDTV.
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DT Deals: Get a month of Hulu Plus for free!

Stop leeching off your friend's media streaming account and get your own on us. Today's DT Deals offers one free month of Hulu Plus so you can watch movies and shows from virtually any Internet-connected device.
Home Theater

Amazon to launch a proprietary set-top box just for its exclusive content

Move over, Apple TV, Roku, and other devices that allow you to stream Internet content to your television set. Amazon is reportedly looking to get into the streaming-directly-to-TV business, with a new set-top box already in development.
Home Theater

Monster launches new headphones in collaboration with Hublot

Monster will be launching a new headphone called Inspiration that the company says fuses together its expertise in audio technology with the high-quality craftsmanship of Swiss watchmaker, Hublot.
Home Theater

DirecTV to add voice control to iOS and Android apps

DirecTV has announced that both its iOS and Android phone apps will receive updates this summer that will add voice search capabilities, with tablet apps to follow sometime thereafter.
Product Review

Turtle Beach Ear Force XP510 Review

Turtle Beach Ear Force XP510 Review.
Home Theater

Does the world need another headphone line? It does if KEF is making it

Renowned speaker brand, KEF, introduced a new line of headphones with the KEF M series, signaling the company’s first foray into the headphone space. The over-ear M500 and M200 earbuds will kick off the new line.
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Aereo launching in Boston on May 15

Aereo is about to break out of its base in New York City and debut its live TV streaming and cloud DVR service to customers in Boston on May 15, which will be the first market as part of expansion plans the company announced a few months…
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Netflix’s subscriber base trumps HBO, new Family Plan ready to go

Netflix's latest quarterly earnings show its subscriber base edged out HBO in the first quarter of 2013, while the company also announced it will introduce a new optional $11.99 Family Plan to allow four simultaneous streams on one account.
Home Theater

Slingbox 500 gets firmware update, SlingSync now enabled

A new Slingbox 500 firmware update will enable a feature called SlingSync, allowing users to push media content from an iPhone or Android phone to box for TV playback, and play files stored on a hard drive plugged into the USB port in the…
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Sennheiser gets into fashion game with new headphones

If you can’t beat ‘em, join ‘em. That’s not exactly how Sennheiser is putting it, but a partnership with a European fashion label may signal a new direction aimed toward fusing trendy style with sound quality purists appreciate.
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House of Marley Riddim EM-JH053 Review

House of Marley Riddim EM-JH053 Review.