Caleb Denison

Caleb Denison

Caleb is a professional musician, amateur chef and A/V electronics guru. Growing up, Caleb was the guy you would find in the garage tearing apart vintage electronics while other kids rode bikes or played football. His early immersion in consumer electronics led to countless car stereo, home theater and live audio installations which laid down the foundation for his current work.
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Product Review

Channel Master DVR+ Review

Channel Master DVR+ review.
Music

Hands on: Pioneer’s CarPlay-equipped stereo is like an iPad in your dash

Don’t have the cash for a new Ferrari or Mercedes? Pioneer has you covered with the AVIC-8000NEX, the first aftermarket receive to integrate Apple’s powerful CarPlay system. We took it for a spin in San Francisco to see how it performs.
Home Theater

Sony tables OLED (again) to concentrate on 4K televisions

Sony is apparently officially stepping away from OLED TV development to better focus on 4K TV, according to a recent report. The news comes as little surprise, considering the company has backed away from OLED several times already over the…
Home Theater

Denon destroys price barriers with $250 A/V receiver armed with Bluetooth, 4K

Denon has unleashed three new AV receivers under its "S-Series," featuring the sort of goodies you'd expect in higher-priced models. Among them is a $250 model with 4K passthrough, Dual subwoofer outputs, and Bluetooth wireless music…
Home Theater

From Compton to Cupertino: Why purchasing Beats is a smart move for Apple

With iTunes sales on the decline, iTunes Radio floundering, and an opportunity to access new revenue streams through an extremely popular hardware brand, Apple's acquisition of Beats makes a lot of sense.
Product Review

Nuforce Primo 8 Review

Nuforce Primo 8 review.
Music

Everything you need to know about High-Resolution Audio, the future of music

High-resolution audio has gone from an audiophile novelty to a mainstream attraction, but understanding it isn’t easy. Here’s what “high-res” really means for you, and why you shouldn’t just brush it off as another marketing…
Home Theater

How LG perfected its smart TVs with an orphaned mobile OS

Just a couple years ago, webOS was the red-headed stepchild of the mobile tech world. Today, it is the darling of the smart TV industry. Here’s how, under LG’s ownership, webOS was transformed into something everyone will want to get…
Music

Inside Sony’s plot to snuff out the MP3 for good with high-res audio

Sony is putting its full strength behind high-resolution audio, and its made quite a bit of progress in just the last six months. We dig into how the company that brought us the Walkman and the Discman plans to put itself at the center of…
Home Theater

Hands on: After failing on phones, webOS flourishes in LG’s latest smart TVs

We went hands on with LG's webOS smart TV platform at an exclusive event held at the company's Silicon Valley lab. We held high hopes for the platform, but our experience vastly exceeded our expectations. Here's why.
Product Review

Anker MP141 Review

Anker MP141 review.
Music

How Apple’s CarPlay could save the car stereo industry

Apple's CarPlay is coming to aftermarket stereos, with confirmations that Pioneer, Alpine and Clarion will support the iOS-based system. The move could bring new business to the aftermarket car stereo industry, which has seen a decline in…