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When deep sound isn’t enough, Alpine Headphones literally knock your noggin

Alpine has launchedits first truly aggressive set of headphones today. Dubbed 'Alpine Headphones,' the cans contain a deceptively advanced collection of technology, including a bass transducer in the headband.
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Keecker, the projector-packing robotic butler, is now on Kickstarter

Ever wanted a little R2D2-like robot that could follow you around the house and play movies and music wherever you go? Well good news -- Keecker does exactly that, and it's just launched on Kickstarter
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Can Netflix change how movies are released and distributed? Ted Sarandos thinks so

Speaking before a crowd of MIPCOM delegates in Cannes this week, Netlix's chief content officer, Ted Sarandos, talked about the company's efforts to get into movie production in order to shorten movie release time for home viewing, and…
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Be shrewd or get screwed: How to haggle your way to a lower cable or Internet bill

Why pay more for your broadband or TV service than you really have to? Loyalty is not rewarded by service providers unless you’re prepared to ask. Here’s what to do if you want to reduce your bills or get better service.
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Congested Wi-Fi? Sonos’ ‘Boost’ promises to cure wireless music woes

Sonos' Boost, a little Wi-Fi wonder box that provides a stable and more powerful network for wireless music streaming, is now available globally for $99.
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Plantronics BackBeat Pro Review

Plantronics’ BackBeat Pro back Bose into a corner with superior stamina, finer features.
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Shed a little ambient light on your next movie or gaming session with Antumbra’s Glow

The new beta device from Antumbra is designed to splash your walls with color that follows along dynamically with movies, game, or even music for only 35 bucks.
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Panasonic’s 4K TVs finally play nice with Netflix 4K content after firmware update

Panasonic's 2014 4K televisions can finally play Netflix's 4K content, thanks to a firmware update that was issued last week. The only problem is, that 4K content comes with a steeper price, as Netflix just jacked up the rate for 4K…
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Verizon’s Fios service makes a mighty leap to number 1 on Netflix’s latest Speed Index Report

Want to know how your ISP stands in the rankings when it comes to streaming Netflix? We break down Netflix's ISP Speed Index rankings each month to show you which are the fastest ISPs in the US according to Netflix.
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Best waterproof speakers

The right Bluetooth speaker should be capable of producing respectable sound and weathering the elements when need be. Check out our picks for the best waterproof speakers available, whether you're looking for intuitive gestures controls or…
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Hands On with Yamaha’s large and in charge SRT-1000 sound platform

Yamaha's first entry into the sound bar genre offers a powerful collection of drivers, an ample selection of inputs, 136 watts of power, and Yamaha's proprietary Sound Projection technology for convincing virtual surround.