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Weekly rewind: Nintendo Switch incoming, incredible space photos, Vegas' self-driving buses

In the tech world, a lot happens in a week. So much news goes on 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 stories from…
Product Review

JBL Everest Elite 700 Platinum Review

JBL’s Everest Elite 700 headphones are a Swiss Army knife of sound.
Home Theater

Did Moshi just make the next must-have set of affordable wireless earbuds? 1:44

We find most of Moshi's accessories easy to love, but the new Mythro Air wireless in-ear headphones are something extra special, pairing great sound quality, a useful companion app, and a surprisingly low price in a very pretty…
Home Theater

Future OLEDs will flex, go transparent, pump out sound, and more

OLED displays will soon replace LED/LCD displays in countless indoor venues, and we won't just see these new screens, we'll hear and interact with them. Check out our video from a private room at CES 2017 to see how.
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Twitter to live-stream Trump's inauguration in partnership with PBS

President-elect Donald Trump’s inauguration will stream live on his favorite social platform: Twitter. PBS NewsHour will be the exclusive broadcast partner for the six-hour event.
Home Theater

Hang onto those cords. Next-gen wireless earbuds still aren’t good enough

Thanks in part to Apple’s decision to drop the headphone jack, wireless in-ear headphones are popping up everywhere. But with short battery life, high prices, and lower fidelity, are they ready to take center stage?
Health & Fitness

Crowdsourced and crowdfunded, Olive proposes itself as next-gen hearing aid

Taking a new path in product development, the Olive hearing aid crowdsources research and design feedback through a crowdfunding campaign. The single earbud directly targets people with moderate hearing loss.
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Sure it shows volume, but the meter in these headphones is mostly just awesome

Sick of headphones all looking pretty much the same? The Meters by Ashdown OV-1 headphones have an active VU meter in each cup, making them look unlike any other pair available. Oh, and they sound fantastic.
Movies & TV

Faux commercial teases return of the terrifying Gus Fring on ‘Better Call Saul’

Gus Fring is back full force in the upcoming season of Better Call Saul, as is evidenced by a 30-second teaser video that serves as a fake ad for his front/fast-food shop, Los Pollos Hermanos.
Movies & TV

Amazon launches its first self-branded streaming channel, Anime Strike

Amazon has launched its first self-branded subscription streaming channel, Anime Strike, with more planned to come later this year, though what these will be has not been revealed so far.
Social Media

Facebook now lets Pages go Live from desktop, adds more Live Video tools

Facebook is giving Pages the option to live-stream from a desktop or laptop. The feature, which the social network began testing in September, is now rolling out more widely — although it is still not available to general users.
Home Theater

Simaudio's $120,000 Moon 888 amps aren't excessive, they're supernatural

Like Sennheiser’s magnificent $55,000 Orpheus headphones, Simaudio's audacious Moon 888 mono amplifiers are $120,000 worth of pure, unadulterated audio bliss.