bluetooth

No cords, no noise: We finally found a pair of Bluetooth buds we love

Phiaton takes another stab at Bluetooth noise-cancelling earbuds with the BT 220 NC, employing a smarter, tougher design that remains light and comfortable.

Home Theater

Make any headphones wireless with this Creative Bluetooth amp we're giving away

Creative's SoundBlaster E3 is a headphone amp, DAC, and Bluetooth adapter, all in one, and we're giving one away to one lucky winner.

Home Theater

Ion’s Air LP turntable lets you beam your records via Bluetooth

Ion's affordable Air LP turntable sports Bluetooth for streaming vinyl records wirelessly to Bluetooth speakers and headphones. We go hands on at CES 2015.

Home Theater

The dock is dead: Go wireless with one of these great iPhone/iPod speakers

we’ve put together a list our favorite sonic solutions, which leverage wireless streaming via Bluetooth, or Apple’s proprietary Airplay system to take all that rad jive on your iPhone to the next level without ever leaving your pocket.

Home Theater

See Samsung’s smart, $100 Gear Circle Bluetooth headphones in action

With the Gear Circle, Samsung has combined a pair of sports earbuds with smart Bluetooth earpiece functionality, and then given the final product a dash of high-tech fashion appeal.

Mobile

New Kickstarter campaign has smart door locks, deadbolts, and padlocks

Quicklock launched a Kickstarter campaign for its keyless door locks, deadbolts, and padlocks, which unlock using smartphones’ Bluetooth or NFC key fobs. It has an app for iPhone and Android, so friends and family can enter your home, too.

Home

This Bluetooth speaker pulls double duty as a portable and wall-mounted audio station

The idea behind the Proper Audio 2 speaker is to combine a Bluetooth portable with a more permanent mounting option - bring it with you, or mount it on the wall, or even mount your iPhone to it, too

Home Theater

This is what happens when Bang & Olufsen decides to make a portable Bluetooth speaker

Bang & Olufsen's BeoPLay A2 Bluetooth speaker may not be especially outlandish-looking, but it sounds great and offers best-in-class battery life, pairing for up to 8 devices, a deceivingly useful leather strap for portability.

Home Theater

Leave your iPhone at home when you run; Apple Watch will play music without it

In an interview with Charlie Rose, Tim Cook revealed that the Apple Watch will play music over Bluetooth without the need for a tethered iPhone.

Home Theater

Microsoft announces Bluetooth mobile keyboard for iOS, Android and Windows devices

Microsoft's new 'Universal Mobile Keyboard' is compatible with Windows tablets, as well as iOS and Android devices. The Bluetooth keyboard can run for six months on a single charge, and launches next month with an $80 price tag.

Computing

Microsoft ditches wireless USB for Bluetooth in its new Arc Touch mouse

Microsoft adds Bluetooth connectivity to its eye-grabbing Arc Touch mouse, which will be launching sometime this fall. You can learn more here.

Computing

Never forget a Masterlock combo again with Noke, the smart Bluetooth padlock

Rather than being designed only for your front door or bicycle, Noke is a Bluetooth LE smart lock designed to be used anywhere -- just like a normal padlock

Home

This is how Bluetooth works, and no, it’s not by magic

Now you can impress everyone at the party by explaining how your phone can send dance music to the speakers wirelessly, just don't pause the jams!

Mobile

Want to know if your phone pairs with your car? This handy list should do the trick

Some phones just don't pair well with vehicles. Depending on the phone and car combination, your Bluetooth experience may not offer the robust set of features advertised in the specific car. Fortunately, automakers provide a guide to bluetooth compatibility.

Cars