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TV makers are gaming Energy Star tests, new study claims

A new report from the National Resources Defense Council claims your “energy efficient” TV may not be efficient at all, creating formidable energy issues that affect your budget and the environment alike. So how is this possible?
Movies & TV

Netflix’s original programming offerings are going to keep growing, CFO says

Netflix CFO David Wells says that the company is aiming for 50 percent of its catalog to be made up of original content within the next few years, saying its current offerings are only roughly 30 percent of what it plans to offer.
Home Theater

Here’s what’s new on HBO in October, and what’s going away

Whether you're a cable lover or a staunch cord-cutter, there's never been a better time to get down with HBO. Follow us to find out what's new to the network each month, and what's going away.
Virtual Reality

For the first time, you will be able to stream the Presidential Debates in VR

NBC and event-based streaming platform AltspaceVR are teaming up to create a digital version of the broadcasting company's Democracy Plaza, allowing users to stream the debates in real time.
Home Theater

Sol Republic frees up its popular in-ears from wires with the Relays Sport Wireless

Last year, Sol Republic introduced the Relays Sport, which improved on its Relays model with new features. Now that is happening again with the introduction of the new Relays Sport Wireless.
Social Media

Looking to watch the presidential debates? Just head over to Twitter

A new deal brokered between the social media platform and Bloomberg Television will allow the Twitterverse to view a live-stream of all three presidential debates, the first of which is to take place on September 26.
Home Theater

ABC to live-stream presidential debates, viewer reactions on Facebook

ABC is partnering with Facebook to live-stream the 2016 general election debates between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump on the social network. The extensive live-streams will also incorporate viewers' questions and comments.
Home Theater

Consumers are flocking to 4K faster than they did to HD, says CTA

You may still hear skeptics, but consumers are adopting 4K faster than they adopted HD when it arrived, says the Consumer Technology Association.
Home Theater

Spiral Groove’s Revolution turntable offers ultra high-end sound and a price to match

With its Revolution Turntable, shipping now, Spiral Groove is offering a combination of premium build and materials along with a price tag to match — the turntable and a tonearm will cost as much as a low-end car.
Home Theater

Denon teams with Amazon to bring Alexa to HEOS multiroom audio systems

Denon’s HEOS multiroom wireless audio system continues to grow, and now it has teamed up with Amazon to add Alexa support to the HEOS line, bringing voice-controlled playback and other Alexa functionality.
Movies & TV

BMW Films is bringing back Clive Owen as The Driver for 'The Escape'

Clive Owen will get back behind the wheel as The Driver for BMW Films' upcoming short film The Escape, a sequel to the 2001-2002 film series The Hire, with Neill Blomkamp directing the short film.

The Pixies are dead, long live the (new) Pixies

We spoke to the Pixies lead guitarist Joey Santiago about the band's upcoming record Head Carrier, a magnificent second comeback from one of the indie music world's most beloved bands.