Home Theater

5 songs you need to stream this week: Wilco, Best Coast, and more

Not sure what new music to listen to? We'll let you know what new tracks and albums dropping this week are worthy of your attention. Up this week: Wilco, Best Coast, Chance The Rapper and More.
Movies & TV

Five shows to stream this week: The Gilmore girls and ‘Top Gear’ boys are back in town

How are you going to get through this week? By following our guide to the finest films and TV shows available now, of course. On the list this week: the 'Gilmore Girls' revival, the premiere of 'The Grand Tour,' and more.
Movies & TV

Dolby built the best movie theater on Earth, and we watched ‘Star Wars’ in it

We got a chance to see what is perhaps the most advanced and dazzling movie theater ever created at Dolby Labs. The new theater is the flagship of Dolby’s plan for the future of movies, Dolby Cinema. And it may already be in a theater…
Movies & TV

Better call these 10 awesome spinoffs that made their original series proud

Television show spinoffs often go one of two ways: a highly successful hit, or a total disaster. Here are 10 that fell into the former category and, in some cases, became just as popular as the shows that spawned them.
Home Theater

These $89 AirPod competitors are a bet on the power of branding

How do you offer an inexpensive alternative to Apple's AirPods when all you have is a me-too off-the-rack wireless earbud? Make it all about the brand, said Jack Kim.
Home Theater

The Great Debate: DISH Network vs. DirecTV

So, you’ve chosen to go with a satellite television provider. Check out our quick rundown of what DISH Network and DirecTV offer in terms of content, hardware, and pricing.
Buying Guides

The ultimate Black Friday Guide: All the hottest deals, none of the junk

The craziest holiday shopping season is upon us, and we've got a look at the hottest upcoming Black Friday deals on gadgets and accessories from Best Buy, Amazon, Target, and Walmart -- if you dare brave the lines.

Forget covering up cameras, now your headphones can be used to spy on you

Forget simply covering up your laptop's camera, you might want to unplug your headphones when not in use, too. Researchers revealed a simple hack that turns any headphones into a microphone.

Google quietly renaming Cast branding (yes, again) to 'Chromecast built-in'

Google has been quietly removing mentions of Google Cast. It's replacement? "Chromecast built-in." The name is easier for consumers to understand the connection between cast-enabled devices and the Chromecast.
Home Theater

An unlikely partnership sees Sling TV heading to Comcast’s X1 platform

In a deal that wasn’t exactly easy to see coming, Sling TV has announced that it will launch on Comcast’s cloud-based X1 platform, bringing more than 425 channels, including many multicultural packages.
Home Theater

Klipsch enters the Play-Fi wireless multiroom ecosystem with six new products

Earlier this year, Klipsch showed off its DTS Play-Fi powered Stream wireless multiroom audio system, which is now available for purchase, including sound bars, standalone speakers, and more.
Home Theater

Doppler Labs delays its smart Here One earbuds until early 2017

In September, Doppler Labs announced that it would begin shipping pre-orders of its Here One augmented reality earbuds in late 2016, but the launch has been pushed back to February.