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Yamaha amps up its MusicCast offerings with new speakers, amplifiers, sound bar

Throughout the year, Yamaha has announced a number of new MusicCast products like the WX-010 wireless speaker, WXA-50 and WXC-50 amplifiers, and YSP-2700 sound bar, all of which are finally shipping.
Social Media

Twitter to host Cheddar’s business news live-streams from NYSE

Twitter has struck up another live-streaming deal, this time to broadcast Cheddar's daily coverage of business news from the NYSE trading floor. Launched in May, Cheddar brands itself as a news network for millennials.
Movies & TV

Robin Thicke, 50 Cent invited to debut of ‘Martha & Snoop’s Potluck Dinner Party’

The first guests have been confirmed for the upcoming VH1 series Martha & Snoop's Potluck Dinner Party, where the unlikely pair will host a diverse group of singers, music producers, and actors for a meal.
Movies & TV

Saturday Night Live replaces Killam, Pharoah, and Rudnitsky with three new players

Saturday Night Live has added three new featured players to its cast list for the upcoming 42nd season, including a current writer from the show, a web series host, and a female impressionist, stand-up comedian, and voice actor.
Home Theater

TiVo unleashes its biggest, baddest DVR yet with the new 4K Bolt+

When we reviewed the TiVo Bolt in 2015, we called it the company's best yet, but now its successor has been announced, and it looks pretty impressive, with six tuners and 3TB of built-in storage.
Movies & TV

Five shows to stream this week: ‘Atlanta,’ ‘Supergirl,’ and more

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: 'Atlanta,' 'Supergirl,' and more
Home Theater

Who makes the better flagship 4K TV? Samsung KS9500 vs. Sony X930D 4:33

Who has the best flagship 4K TV? To find out, we directly compare two top (non-OLED) 4K TVs, Sony's X930D and Samsung's KS9500. Find out which one is right for you in our head to head.
Home Theater

The Satechi Dual Sonic Conical speakers deliver middling sound at a bargain price

Satechi's Dual Sonic Conical speakers may make for an affordable PC audio solution, but disappointing bass, shrill highs, and a wimpy maximum speaker volume dampens the overall package.

5 songs you need to stream this week: Twin Peaks, Liz Vice, 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: Twin Peaks, Liz Vice, Dan Deacon and more.

Give your wallet and home theater a boost with this 55" Samsung curved 4K UDHTV

The Samsung 55-inch UN55KU6500 packs all the tech you'd want from a 2016 HDTV including a head-turning curved design, 4K resolution with HDR support, and a plethora of baked in apps. This stylish TV can upgrade your living room for under a…
Home Theater

Onkyo unveils its CEDIA 2016 lineup, including wireless multiroom speaker

Onkyo has unveiled its plans for CEDIA 2016, including hands-on time with its TX-RZ3100 and TX-RZ1100 A/V receivers, as well as the debut of its new NCP-302 wireless multiroom speaker.
Home Theater

Massive digital archiving project means these unique musical recordings will live forever

Fifty years worth of unique musical performances from the Montreux Jazz Festival have been preserved forever thanks to a six year digital archiving project, that makes the library available for generations to enjoy. Here's how it happened.