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Home Theater

Netflix Recommended TVs: What does it mean, and why do you want one?

Netflix Recommended TVs will have faster startup and playback. Our guide gives a quick breakdown of Netflix's criteria for recommending TVs and explain what this means for you.
Music

Turn it up: Creative’s Sound Blaster Roar is a lion in a den of housecats

The Sound Blaster Roar might look like just another Bluetooth speaker, but once you get a closer look, it's immediately apparent this speaker was designed for much, much more.
Home Theater

Block the bad sounds and harness the good with Hush earplugs

Following a Kickstarter campaign that raised nearly $600,000, Hush smart earplugs are available for pre-order. The plugs offer sound isolation that lets in alarms and important calls, while keeping out unwanted sounds.
Giveaways

DT Giveaway: Win BenQ’s elegant treVolo electrostatic Bluetooth speaker

BenQ's treVolo brings the electrostatic transducer technology usually found in high-end home theaters down to a portable Bluetooth speaker, and we're giving one away.
Music

This suitcase-style record player looks like it belongs to a secret agent

The suitcase-style record player is making a comeback, and now Electrohome is offering its take on the retro design with this highly affordable fold-up job known as the Archer.
Music

Hectic days at Tidal HQ: CEO Andy Chen steps down, while Jay Z calls up subscribers

Getting on the phone to subscribers shows Jay Z’s certainly dedicated to his new streaming service, but changes at the top surprising marketing strategies could be relaying hints of trouble.
Home Theater

HBO who? Netflix fights back with over 60 million users, new features

Netflix stock has shot up over $100 in the last week on subscriber numbers growth. Meanwhile, the service is looking to add new user-facing features to its streaming platform.
Movies & TV

The Griswolds are back in a new photo for the Vacation reboot

The first promo pic has been released for the National Lampoon's Vacation reboot, starring Ed Helms and Christina Applegate, with Chevy Chase and Beverley D'Angelo reprising their roles as Clark and Ellen Griswold
Movies & TV

Amazon is showing season 1 of Orphan Black free for everyone today only

Today only, the first season of popular BBC thriller Orphan Black has been made available for free streaming for non-Prime members until midnight tonight (PST) on Amazon Instant Video.
Home Theater

Verizon gives potential cord cutters a better deal with custom FiOS TV package

Verizon is aiming to hang on to potential cord cutters' business with its new custom FiOS TV package, which starts at $65 and includes broadband internet, 36 basic channels, and two "channel packs," bundled together based on genre.
Movies & TV

Terminator Genisys has a big twist, and the new trailer gives it all away

The latest trailer for Terminator Genisys, lets the cat out of the bag big time, letting viewers in on a secret they might not have wanted to know about. You can watch the trailer for the new film here, but, remember, you've been…
Home Theater

Jerry Seinfeld says TV is over, and YouTube is a ‘giant garbage can’

NBC megastar comedian Jerry Seinfeld left network television years ago and has embraced the internet, with his new show, Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee. But he's not big on YouTube.