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Paradigm unveils its gorgeous new Prestige Series speakers

Paradigm unveiled its latest home theater speaker line today at CEDIA, the Prestige Series. The new series comes in 7 pieces, and will be available in Q4 of this year.
Home Theater

Philips bests Beats at its own game, announces Lightning-connected headphones

After Apple's silence during its iPhone 6/Apple Watch announcement yesterday, we were beginning to think the whole Lightning-connected headphone rumor was a dead end. Apparently not, as Philips has announced the first such headphones, due…
Home Theater

Sonos announces exclusive new ‘HD’ music service that streams CD-quality audio

Sonos has announced the premiere of a new music service on its multi-room speaker ecosystem that will launch this month, offering millions of tracks at CD quality resolution. Called Deezer Elite, the new service will premiere this month…
Home Theater

Netflix announces its first original docu-series, Chef’s Table

Netflix announced this week that it has ordered a documentary series from filmmaker David Gelb profiling a handful of figures from the international culinary world. The series, "Chef's Table," is the first original documentary series to be…
Home Theater

Toshiba announces availability of its 2014 4K/UHD TVs

Toshiba's latest 4K/UHD TVs are available in stores in two new models, the L8400 and the L9400. For now, however, the each model only comes in one size, topping out at 65-inches.
Music

U2 rocks the iPhone 6 event, offers new album free to all iTunes users

U2 closes down the Apple iPhone/Apple Watch live event, then offers its new album to all iTunes users for free. But in all today's fanfare, there were a lot of unanswered questions about the future of audio with Apple's shiny new devices.
Home Theater

Netflix gifts bingers with next episode auto-play for Chromecast

Netflix announced this morning that it has integrated its proprietary "Post-Play" feature into Chromecast playback of the leading streaming service. Until today, Chromecast users were curiously immune to the cursed convenience of Netflix's…
Home Theater

Amazon launches anticipated Prime Instant Video for Android

Amazon announced today that Prime subscribers in the U.S., U.K., and Germany can finally access Prime Instant Video via a long-awaited app for Android, athough you won't find it in the Google Play store.
Computing

Hands on with Dell Cast: Put Android on a monitor, but only with a Dell Venue tablet

The Dell Cast lets you put whatever is on your Dell Venue tablet on a monitor, but mirroring performance is laggy.
Home Theater

Dolby Atmos is coming to Blu-ray, premieres with Transformers: Age of Extinction

Dolby announced today the release of its first Dolby Atmos-encoded Blu-ray disc, Transformers: Age of Extinction. In addition, the company announced plans for release of Dolby Atmos via Vudu, as well as Atmos home theater demonstrations in…
Music

iPhone 6 may come with Lightning jack headphones: Here’s everything we know

A report from 9to5Mac in June revealed specs for manufacturers for the design of two new Lightning-connected headphone models. The plan raises more questions than answers as users eye their headphones' 3.5mm jacks with suspicion ahead of…
Music

Spotify’s new video ads will grant users 30 minutes of ad-free tunes

Spotify today announced two new video ad methods that will arrive on the Spotify Free service in a few months. The new ads allow listeners to watch a quick ad on a mobile device for 30 minutes of ad-free listening.