Home Theater
Home Theater

4K Blu-rays are coming in spring 2015, should look sharper than streaming

Speaking at IFA, members of the Blu-ray Disc Association revealed there will be a new 4K Blu-ray disc ready for licensing as early as spring of 2015.
Home Theater

Samsung’s massive bending 4K TV hugs your face by flexing from flat to curved

Featured prominently at the front of the TV display area within the CityCube in Berlin is Samsung's monstrous 105-inch 4K cinemawide Ultra HD TV that flexes from flat to curved on demand.
Music

Former Beats alumnus launches new audio company with $300 headphones

Steven Lamar, a self-proclaimed co-founder of Beats, announced today that he has launched his own audio company, Roam. Lamar, who sued Dr. Dre and Iovine for royalties, says his San Francisco-based company's first product is a $300 pair of…
Home Theater

Polk’s Omni multi-room speakers talk ‘Play-Fi’ to play nice with other companies

While it's not the most original name (thanks to Harman Kardon's new Omni speakers), Polk Audio's new Omni Wireless Music System offers a nice collection of components, and a versatile open platform via Play-Fi technology, to mix and match…
Mobile

The Moto 360 is finally here for $250

We don't know a ton about it yet, but today Motorola will reveal more about it's Moto 360 smartwatch, which runs Google's new Android Wear OS. It is expected to be released at Google I/O 2014.
Home Theater

Can Definitive Technology bring audiophile sound to multi-room speakers?

Mixing in high-grade engineering and Play-Fi's versatile open platform, Definitive Technology offers a unique take on the multi-room speaker genre with five brand-new components.
Home

Say what?!? LG executive accused of vandalizing Samsung products in Berlin

The rivalry between Korean tech giants Samsung and LG has been heating up in recent years, though a bizarre incident alleged to have taken place in Berlin during IFA week has left many people wondering if things might be getting a little…
Cool Tech

Samsung CEO outlines his vision of our smart home future

From fridges that warn you when food is running out to dining tables that lower from the ceiling: Samsung President Boo-Keun Yoon has been telling IFA 2014 attendees about his smart home vision.
Wearables

Motorola completely reinvents Bluetooth headsets with Moto Hint earpiece

The Moto Hint is a wireless earbud that hooks up with your smartphone via Bluetooth for hands-free calls. It also allows you to issue voice commands and queries, so you can check on the weather or get directions.