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Home Theater

The Billie amplifier combines high-res digital audio with a pinch of analog magic

Like the convenience of digital sound but miss the warm sound analog can provide? The makers of the Billie amplifier want to give you the best of both worlds, combining high-res audio with a digital power section and tube preamp.
Music

5 songs you need to stream this week: MGMT, Jamila Woods, 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: MGMT, Jamila Woods, Tiffany Trump and more.
Social Media

Twitter is now the home of college sports live-streams thanks to Campus Insiders deal

Twitter is adding even more college sports games to its streaming line-up thanks to a new deal with the Campus Insiders digital network, which will see the social network broadcast over 300 live events.
Social Media

U.S. Olympic basketball exhibition games to be live-streamed on Facebook

Facebook will be live-streaming all nine Team USA Olympic basketball exhibition games in the run-up to the Rio Olympics. The coverage will include the matches being played by the men's and women's national teams.
Movies & TV

Trouble is brewing in Mexico in new trailer for ‘Fear the Walking Dead’

A new trailer for the back half of season two of Fear the Walking Dead reveals that we'll be following all three groups separately as they encounter trouble in Mexico; Nick on his own, Travis and Chris wandering about, and the…
Home Theater

Redbox gives streaming another shot, enters testing phase

Although its previous streaming service was ill-fated, the company is reportedly creating a similar service called Redbox Digital which has entered the testing phase.
Podcasts

Between the Streams: Stranger Things, Better Things, Trekkie things, and more

This week: The new Star Trek movie gets high marks, Stranger Things fever breaks out (as does talk of a second season), the VCR takes one last ride, Louis CK preps his next hilarious series with Pamela Aldon, and so much more.
Mobile

AT&T rakes in $40.5B in revenue but loses video subscribers in Q2

According to AT&T's second-quarter financials, the company met Wall Street's expectations. Unfortunately for the carrier, it dropped the ball in other areas, such as number of video and IP broadband subscribers.
Social Media

Swipe through video replay trailers with Periscope's new Highlights reel

Periscope has launched a range of new features to help users discover new broadcasts on its iOS and Android apps, including a new Highlights reel that generates scrollable video trailers for all the replays on your home feed.
Movies & TV

Amazon reveals first look at 'The Tick' ahead of comedy pilot season premieres

Fall comedy pilot season is coming to Amazon, and we finally know when. The online retail giant/ streamer has revealed that The Tick, Jean-Claude Van Johnson, and I Love Dick will premiere on August 19, and also released new photos.
Gaming

NES Classic Edition trailer showcases Nintendo’s 8-bit legacy

Players eager for an early glimpse at Nintendo's upcoming NES Classic Edition plug-and-play console can sample the device's bounty of bundled 8-bit titles in a new trailer released today.
Home Theater

The last VCR manufacturer is ending production

While many people said goodbye to the VCR years ago, the holdouts will soon have no choice but to follow suit. Funai, the last remaining manufacturer of VCRs, will halt production of the iconic home video product later this month.