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‘Westworld’ recaps and reflections on Episode 3: ‘The Stray’

In it's third episode, Westworld offers a glimpse into the founding of the park, as well as some hints about its future. The show tries to balance philosophy and action, but how well does it succeed?
Home Theater

The Polk Boom Bit is a Bluetooth speaker that can go literally anywhere you can

Most Bluetooth speakers are at least somewhat portable, but the new Polk Boom Bit takes that concept even further by clipping to your clothing and offering a built-in USB plug for cable-free charging.

The new ART speakers from Tivoli look as good as they sound

If you eat with your eyes first, it stands to reason that your eyes might play an important role in your sense of hearing as well. And if that's the case, then there's no better way to satisfy two senses at once than with ART by Tivoli.
Home Theater

Rain or shine, iHome’s iBT9 speaker lets you take your music outdoors 2:15

iHome's iBT9 Weather Tough Bluetooth speaker has great sound, is dust and waterproof, and floats, making it a great travel speaker for any occasion or activity.

5 songs you need to stream this week: Kaytranada, Moses Sumney 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: Kaytranada, Moses Sumney, and more.
Home Theater

The 808 Canz XL is bigger than the original, but is it better? 2:54

The Canz XL by 808 Audio is larger and more powerful than the original Canz Bluetooth speaker. It delivers more bass and volume, yet is still portable and sports decent battery life.
Movies & TV

Five shows to stream this week: scares, laughs, and an incisive documentary

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 Witch,' 'Insecure,' and more.
Home Theater

Battle of the entry-level 4K Streamers: Chromecast Ultra vs. Mi Box vs. Roku Premiere

It's a three-way battle between the entry-level 4K streaming devices: Chromecast Ultra, Xiaomi Mi Box, and Roku Premiere. They all make streaming 4K content cheaper than ever, but which one stands out as our pick for the best?
Movies & TV

Child’s play? Ricky Gervais gets into game show biz with a panel of kids on ABC

ABC has ordered a game show called Five to Survive that will star Ricky Gervais, who is also executive producer, along with a panel of kids. Gervais and the youngsters will try to help contestants win cash prizes.
Home Theater

KEF’s LS50 Wireless speaker clips the wires and adds a high-quality built-in amplifier

To celebrate its 55th anniversary, KEF has taken its LS50 speakers and given them the fully wireless treatment with the new LS50 Wireless, which adds two dedicated DACs per channel and 230 watts of power per channel.
Social Media

Periscope now lets you produce streams using professional cameras, VR, and more

Twitter’s Periscope is expanding its live-streaming capability by allowing creators to broadcast from external devices, such as professional cameras, games, and VR. The move brings the service even closer to rivals YouTube and Facebook…
Product Review

Thinksound On2 Review

We thought Thinksound's gorgeous On1 couldn't get any better ... until the On2