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Beyerdynamic shows off new wired and wireless in-ear models ahead of IFA

Beyerdynamic knows a thing or two about headphones, and now the company is bringing that knowledge to the average smartphone user with its new Byron series of in-ears, unveiled this week.
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Here’s why you should make space on your bookshelf for the excellent leather-clad M3

The GGMM M3 leatherbound wireless bookshelf speaker is not only eye-catching with its retro minimalist style but also manages to deliver high-quality audio at a budget price. When combined with multiple GGMM M-series speakers, you…
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Get the party started with our top-20 karaoke playlist

We've scoured our record collections and a few of our favorite juke joints for the all-time best karaoke singles, aiming to enthrall audiences and provide you with safe choices for your next outing.
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Weekly Rewind: Brain mapping, a possible cure for blindness, and more

In the tech world, a lot happens in a week. So much news goes on, in fact, 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…
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The Billie amplifier combines high-res digital audio with a pinch of analog magic

Like the convenience of digital sound but miss the warm sound analog can provide? The makers of the Billie amplifier want to give you the best of both worlds, combining high-res audio with a digital power section and tube preamp.
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5 songs you need to stream this week: MGMT, Jamila Woods, 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: MGMT, Jamila Woods, Tiffany Trump and more.
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Canadian DJ duo MSTRKRFT let their gear make the music on ‘Operator’

Jesse F. Keeler and Al-P, computers don’t make creating music easier, they stifle. Find out how this DJ Duo turned to classic analog equipment to make their latest record.
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Exclusive: Listen to CeeLo Green’s brand new song ‘My Favorite MCs’

As CeeLo Green preps his first rap project in more than a decade, Digital Trends is exclusively releasing his latest song "My Favorite MCs." CeeLo also spoke to us about streaming's negative effect on hip hop, and more.
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Spotify is now selling your info to advertisers for targeted audio ads

The ad experience for Spotify's free tier is changing. The music streaming service has launched programmatic buying across its audio ads globally, which allows advertisers to target users based on listening habits and demographic data.
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Pandora not changing hands just yet: Liberty Media’s $3.4B offer reportedly rejected

Liberty Media is reportedly looking to acquire Pandora and is said to have floated an offer of $15 a share. No deal has been reached, however, with insiders suggesting that Pandora is aiming for a higher offer.
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Carpool Karaoke reveals that Michelle Obama knows all the words to ‘Get Ur Freak On’

First Lady Michelle Obama joined Late Late Show host James Corden in his SUV this week, driving around the White House while singing karaoke renditions of tunes from Stevie Wonder, Missy Elliott, who made a surprise appearance, and more.
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Sonos owners can now stream their music library throughout their homes via Plex

While you probably think of Plex as a video-centric service, it can also be used to manage and stream your music collection, and now it's available for Sonos systems via its new Sonos service.