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WD My Passport Wireless Pro backs up photos faster, streams up to 8 videos at once

WD's new My Passport Wireless Pro portable drive has been designed with creative workloads in mind. The upgrade to SD 3.0 means faster image transfers, while more robust Wi-Fi allows for media streaming to eight devices.
Music

Look ma, no hands! Siri and Google Now come to the UE Boom 2 and UE Megaboom

The UE Boom 2 and UE Megaboom are already popular speakers, but they'll likely become even more popular now that they feature built-in Siri and Google Now support, thanks to a firmware and software update.
Home Theater

Roku makes finding news, entertainment a breeze with expanded search functionality

With more than 50 streaming services now supported by Roku's native search, the set-top box is making it much easier for cord-cutters to find just the video they're looking for.
Movies & TV

Hulu’s live-TV package could be pricier than Sling TV or PlayStation Vue

Hulu's upcoming live-TV streaming service might still be a long way off, but a survey sent to customers shines a light on how the pricing could be structured, and it seems it could be more expensive than Sling TV or PlayStation Vue.
Home Theater

Netflix price hikes to drive away nearly half a million subscribers, research says

Netflix may be saying goodbye to a substantial number of subscribers thanks to its recent price hike. A new research note indicates that nearly half a million members could be driven away.
Home Theater

Here’s what’s new on Amazon Prime Video | July 1:14

Amazon Prime Video takes a page from competitor Netflix and adds new titles each month, available free to all Prime members. Check out the list to find out all that's new to watch on Amazon this month.
Home Theater

Here’s what’s new on HBO in July, and what’s going away 1:07

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.
Movies & TV

Trailer for Ron Howard’s Beatles doc shows Fab Four’s insanely manic early years

Ron Howard has released the first trailer for his upcoming Beatles documentary, which showcases the band during their formative years and the anxiety that came with capturing the world's ears.
Movies & TV

‘Game of Thrones’ recap: ‘Bastards’ is light on plot, heavy on spectacle

On this season's penultimate episode of Game of Thrones, Jon Snow and Ramsay Bolton vie for control of Winterfell in a tightly scripted, gruesome episode. Here is our recap of The Battle of the Bastards.
Music

Spotify has hit 100M users, but have its paid subscriber numbers grown as well?

Spotify has hit a milestone with 100 million active monthly users. The company is keeping quiet for now about how many paid subscribers it has, but they numbered 30 million at last count.
Mobile

Weekly Rewind: NASA's human tissue bounty, the iPhone's true cost, and more

In the tech world, a lot happens in a week. So much news goes on, in fact, that it's almost impossible for mere mortals with real lives to keep track of everything. That’s why we’ve compiled a quick and dirty list of the top 10 tech…