Home Theater

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
Movies & TV

Chris Rock to break eight-year stand-up comedy hiatus for $40 million deal

Chris Rock is ending his eight-year hiatus from stand-up comedy and Netflix was only too happy to welcome him back. The streaming service and the comedian reached a $40 million deal for two specials.
Home Theater

Got a new 4K UHD TV? Here’s where to go to start watching the best 4K content right now

Searching for content for your new 4K UHD TV? Look no further. We’ve got every major source for you right here, along with the cost, hardware requirements, and features that make each service completely unique.
Home Theater

PlayStation VR adds support for 360-degree videos and photos

The PlayStation 4 will soon support 360-degree videos and photos courtesy of a forthcoming update for the console's built-in Media Player that will allow users to view 3D content while wearing a PlayStation VR headset.

Shazam now lets users play music videos for identified songs and share via iMessage

Shazam has teamed up with Portland-based music video platform Vadio to offer in-app playback of music videos or live performances for identified songs, letting users listen without having to be redirected to another app.