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Hands on with the Lenovo Vibe Z2 — China only (for now, anyway)

Lenovo is still holding back releasing its smartphones outside of China, but we're getting more impatient for the situation to change than ever, having spent some time with the cool new Vibe Z2 during IFA 2014.
Computing

Here are the 10 best things we saw at IFA 2014

The IFA 2014 trade show held in Berlin Germany played host to a mountain of cool tech, but our top ten favorites easily stole the show.
Home Theater

Hands on with Polk and Definitive Technology’s wireless multi-room speakers

We went hands- and ears-on with Polk and Definitive Technology's new wireless multi-room audio systems at IFA 2014.
Home Theater

Urban Ears Plattan ADV improve on an already wildly popular headphone

After five years of remaining largely unchanged, the popular Urban Ears Plattan have gotten a makeover. Announced at IFA 2014 are the Plattan ADV.
Home Theater

Harman Kardon’s Omni wireless speakers make multi-room audio simple

If you're going to try to beat Sonos at its own game, you best make your system easy to use. Harman Kardon's Omni is just that, and it sounds great, too.
Home Theater

Crystal Acoustics’ Cuby 7 bounces sound off the walls for 3D effect

Crystal Acoustics isn't a big name in the US, but from what we heard in its booth at IFA 2014 today, perhaps it should be.
Music

Flexson’s VinylPlay turntable makes streaming records to Sonos speakers easy

It's not a revolutionary piece of hardware, but Flexson's suggestion that you use its VinylPlay digital turntable to stream to Sonos speakers is a good one.
Computing

Rebirth! Here’s why new life is coming to the PC market

Multiple factors could combine over the next few months to inject new life into the PC market.
Home

Hands on: After 16 years in the making, Dyson’s 360 Eye is ready to clean house

Dyson made the vacuum sexy, now they've made it smart. The 360 Eye is something of a marvel, and it should be: It took Dyson nearly 16 years to get it right. Check out our hands-on video to see it in action.
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.