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Sports Illustrated tackles VR with first-person documentary ‘Capturing Everest’

Sports Illustrated promises to capture "the first complete ascent of Everest in VR" as part of its upcoming virtual reality miniseries Capturing Everest, giving VR enthusiasts an opportunity to experience the treacherous climb…
Home Theater

Music to our ears: Astell & Kern’s high-res audio players to get Tidal integration

For some time, Astell & Kern has promised that Tidal integration was coming to its portable digital audio players, and now it has finally begun to arrive via a tiered over the air update.
Home Theater

Add multiroom streaming to your Bluetooth speakers with the Cassia Hub

Are you looking to add multiroom connectivity to your Bluetooth speaker collection? The Cassia Hub with BlueStream does exactly that, acting as a hub and broadcasting to your other speakers.
Home Theater

Like a sonic howitzer, there's no hiding Q Acoustics' massive M4 soundbar

You don't need fake surround sound from a soundbar, and Q Acoustics M4 proves it with its impressively wide sound stage and beautifully focused sound quality. We've been trying it out.
Movies & TV

Morphin time grows near: New 'Power Rangers' movie gets its first official trailer

The next Power Rangers movie seems like a hard reset for the franchise. How much has changed, and what does the future of the series look like? Here is everything we know about the cast, crew, costumes, and more.

Samsung builds on the cylindrical digital assistant design by cramming in a full PC

Later this month, Samsung is shipping the Pulse desktop, a cylinder-shaped PC with a Harmon Kardon 360-degree omni-directional speaker module seated on top. This PC will be served up in an Intel Core i5 Skylake and Core i7 design.

You need HDMI 2.0 to enjoy your 4K monitor at 60Hz, but you probably don't need new cables

If you want a 4K monitor, you're going to need a video card that can drive it, which probably means you have to upgrade. But your existing HDMI cables should be fine.

What smart home devices will work with Google Home when it debuts November 4?

Google Home, the company's new voice-controlled speaker, arrives November 4. Out of the box, it will be able to control lights, switches, and thermostats from a few partners, with more smart-home devices being added in the future.

5 songs you need to stream this week: Common, Radiohead 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: Common, Radiohead, Chance The Rapper, and more.
Movies & TV

Five shows to stream this week: Westerns, romances, 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: 'Westworld,' 'Before Sunrise,' and more.
Home Theater

Build your own private Netflix, and watch from anywhere, with Plex Cloud

With Plex Cloud, media-streaming fans no longer need to maintain their own servers and content libraries -- as long as they're willing to pay. But there are some legal considerations torrenters will want to keep in mind.
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With the Jam Voice Wi-Fi speaker, Alexa is no longer limited to just Amazon devices

Looking to use Alexa, but Amazon’s devices aren’t exactly your style? The voice-powered assistant is on its way to other devices, and one of the first is the the Jam Voice Wi-Fi speaker from Jam Audio.