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Envelop aims to bring audio-based virtual reality to life with high-definition, 3-D sound

This surround sound-equipped San Francisco nightclub, which will be used for electronic music shows, educational workshops and psychological research, is an audio geek's dream.

HP’s Z Turbo Drive G2 might be the new SSD performance champion

HP has announced a new NVMe solid state drive, the Z Turbo Drive G2. Its official specifications suggest it may even outperform Intel's 750 Series, but the drive doesn't hit retail until June.

HP transforms the Omen into its thinnest workstation laptop yet

HP has transformed its razor-thin gaming laptop, the Omen, into a workstation notebook. The appropriately named Omen Pro offers quad-core processors and Nvidia Quadro graphics, but laptops an UltraHD display option.
Health & Fitness

Marc Pro electronic muscle stimulator speeds workout recovery

The Marc Pro is an EMS (electronic muscle stimulator) intended for training applications. It tweaks the concepts of a TENS machine, introducing a unique waveform that helps rejuvenate muscle tissue and speed recovery.
Movies & TV

There’s nothing small about the action in the latest Ant-Man trailer

Marvel Studios has released a new trailer for Ant-Man, the upcoming action-comedy that casts Paul Rudd as a size-changing superhero. It also gives audiences the first look at Ant-Man's nemesis, Yellowjacket.

The cool band will make the Apple Watch’s one day battery last for two days

The Apple Watch may not be on many people's wrists yet, but concerns over the battery life are already in prospective wearer's minds. The Wiipowerband accessory may help cure battery anxiety following its launch.

Listen to Young Fathers’ Shame, Bully’s Trying, and more in our 5 songs to stream this week

Not sure what new music to listen to? We'll let you know what new tracks and albums dropping this week that are are worth using your bandwidth on. Up this week: Young Fathers, the Mountain Goats, and more.

Nissan’s Shanghai-bound Lannia mid-size sedan is aimed at young Chinese buyers

Nissan will travel to next week's Shanghai Motor Show to introduce a new sedan called Lannia. Essentially an update of the Lannia concept that bowed last year in Beijing, the sedan was developed exclusively for the Chinese market.

Apple has now extended its 4K display support

Apple has officially expanded support for 4K displays and Ultra HD TVs. In addition, it has also extended support for the new 27-inch 5K monitor from Dell. Apple updated its support site on April 10 to reflect the changes.

Mercedes will preview its BMW X4-punching crossover at the Shanghai Motor Show

Mercedes-Benz will travel to this year's Shanghai Motor Show to introduce a close-to-production concept called GLC Coupe. Billed as a smaller version of the GLE Coupe, the GLC Coupe will spawn a style-focused crossover aimed at the BMW X4.

Xbox One gets U.K. price drop, but is it permanent?

As part of its latest marketing efforts, Microsoft has now cut the price of the Xbox One in the U.K. to £300. Whether or not the cut is permanent isn’t yet clear, but given the company's history with price drops, that might be the case.