Guitar Hero Live setlist update features tracks from Disturbed, OneRepublic

Activision has issued a setlist update for the upcoming Guitar Hero Live, introducing featured artists like Disturbed, OneRepublic, and Foster the People.

Sonos Play:1 Tone limited edition pairs minimalist style with tons of features

Sonos is following up on its celebration of Blue Note Records with another limited edition speaker. The Play:1 Tone takes the sound that fans already love and compliments it with sleek, minimalist styling.

More colors, more storage, and more Apple Music for newly refreshed iPod Touch

Apple has revamped the iPod Touch with a 64-bit A8 processor, a new camera, and fun color options. A 128GB version is also new. The iPod Shuffle and Nano were not upgraded, except in color. The new iPods all have Apple Music onboard…

How a mob of Kickstarter vigilantes are killing the world’s smallest earbuds

Ivan Kan set out to bring a wireless Bluetooth earbud to the U.S., so he took to Kickstarter for help making his dream a reality. But a skeptical group of backers turned lack of understanding into a full-on witch hunt. Here's what happened…
Buying Guides

Amazon’s Prime Day deals not good enough? Here’s what everyone else is offering

If Amazon's Prime Day deals have left you cold, then perhaps you'll find a worthwhile bargain shopping with alternative retailers. Here's our pick of the tech deals from Walmart, Newegg, and others.

Watch: Girl breaks up with Spotify for Apple Music in hilarious video

Hot Chocolate Party, an LA-based sketch comedy troup, has posted an entertaining video that looks at some of the differences between streaming services by personifying them. In the sketch, a woman leaves her boyfriend, Spotify…

Why I hate Amazon Prime Day with a passion

Hooray, it's Amazon's Prime Day! Deals, excitement, and more are promised from the online retailer, and the world can't wait. Except behind all this, Prime Day has a more insidious purpose, and people are in danger of forgetting it.

Boombox meets Bluetooth in Yamaha’s latest creations

While Bluetooth speakers are generally stripped down in terms of funcionality, they don't have to be. Case in point: Yamaha's new SX-B141 & TSX-B235 audio systems which offer Bluetooth streaming, but also play CDs and have a built-in…
Home Theater

Why the end of New Music Tuesday signals the true death of the CD

With CD shipments declining by tens of millions each year, the format could become obsolete in the music industry by 2020. The shift to New Music Fridays will further push the listening experience toward the Web and social media.

Meet the Monster: How a funky engineer built the biggest brand in headphones

From humble origins in a bay area garage, to parties with Slash, Noel Lee of Monster Audio turned a passion project into a multi-million dollar audio brand.

Rapper 50 Cent has filed for bankruptcy

50 Cent has filed for bankruptcy just days after being ordered by a jury to pay $5 million to a woman who sued him for posting her sex tape online without consent. The rapper's lawyers say he'll be able to continue with his business and…