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Apple Fitness+ makes Apple TV an even better buy

If you have an Apple Watch, you can get even more out of your Apple TV in terms of working out and getting fit.
3 days ago
Apple Fitness+ on Apple TV.

How to build a backyard theater

Living isn't just for the living room. Here's how to build a backyard theater without breaking the bank.
4 days ago
A modest house, pool and tree.

What is bias lighting and how can it improve TV performance?

Seldom discussed, TV bias lighting can reduce eye strain, and improve picture quality, for less than two tickets to an IMAX movie.
5 days ago
OLED with Bias Lighting

How to watch World Cup 2022

World Cup 2022 kicks off in Qatar in late November. Here are all the ways you can watch every match.
May 17, 2022
Fox Sports app on an iPhone in front of a soccer ball.

How the Apple TV and AirPods Max solved my TV headphone woes

After months of trying different Bluetooth headphones with my TV, I thought I'd never find the best solution. Turns out, I was looking in the wrong place.
April 25, 2022
The AirPods Max and Apple TV 4K with remote on a table.

Is Samsung’s S95B OLED the TV to beat in 2022?

Picture quality, price, tech; this set's got it all. Is it the best of 2022?
April 12, 2022
Samsung S95B OLED TV with image of a bright flower on screen.

Baseball is back! Here’s why you can’t watch it

The return of baseball is exciting for fans, except for those fans who have cut the cord.
April 7, 2022
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Netflix loved people sharing passwords. In 2022, it doesn’t.

Netflix is testing tools that limit password sharing between users who aren't members of the same household. But that hasn't always been the platform's stance.
March 19, 2022
Watching Netflix on a laptop.

I was wrong. Apple TV 4K is the best streamer you can buy

After years of sidelining the Apple TV, we've had a change of heart. Here's why the Apple TV 4K might be the best streamer you can buy.
March 16, 2022
Ted Lasson on the Apple TV 4K.

The one feature Apple TV is still missing

Apple TV is the best streaming device you can buy. (Argue all you want — you're wrong.) But it's still missing one key feature.
February 22, 2022
Sleep feature on Apple TV.

Meet Adidas’ solar-powered, sustainably built sports headphones

We take an in in-depth look at Adidas's forthcoming, sustainably produced RPT-02 SOL headphones, which will use solar power to deliver an eternal playtime.
July 7, 2021
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Why Apple makes you use AirPods Pro for Dolby Atmos movies

Apple's spatial audio support for Apple Music works with all types of headphones, but when it comes to video, it's a decidedly different story. Here's why.
June 15, 2021
Person listening to spatial audio using Apple AirPods Max headphones.

Which AirPods should you buy on Prime Day?

Looking for a deal on a set of Apple's AirPods? Amazon Prime Day is one of the best times of the year to grab a discount. Here's what you can expect to find.
June 10, 2021
Prime Day 2021 AirPods Deals

Which Bose headphones should you buy on Prime Day?

Amazon's Prime Day is a perfect time for deals on headphones and in particular Bose headphones. Here are the models to watch for and what you can expect to pay.
June 10, 2021
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Why the best device for Apple’s lossless music will be an Android phone

Apple could be about to launch a hi-fi lossless tier on Apple Music. Here's why the company's own devices are less than ideal for wireless hi-fi audio.
May 9, 2021
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Interview: Sennheiser CEO sees consumer audio sale as big step for hearables

Sennheiser has sold its consumer audio brand to hearing aid giant Sonova. What does this mean for Sennheiser, headphones, and hearables? We asked the CEOs.
May 7, 2021
Sennheiser CX 400BT

Hands-on with a WiSA wireless home theater system

Soundbars promise great sound without the headache of wires, but they can't always compete with dedicated systems. With WiSA, you get the best of both worlds.
May 4, 2021
Platin Audio Monaco 5.1 Tuned by THX WiSA wireless speaker package.

I tried Apple’s Color Balance on two TVs and I can’t decide if I like it

Apple's example of its new color-balancing tool in tvOS 14.5 showed a big difference in image quality but repeated attempts to reproduce it did not succeed.
April 30, 2021
Apple TV 4K color balancing

Space of Bass bespoke speaker system: The art of sound

Portland, Oregon-based artist Ezra Cimino-Hurt has produced a visually stunning new stereo speaker system code-named Space of Bass.
April 26, 2021
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THX Spatial Audio is like a surround sound system for your head

If you watch a lot of movies and TV shows on your Windows 10 desktop or laptop, the THX Spatial Audio app lets you hear surround sound with regular headphones.
April 23, 2021
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Awesome ferrofluid-filled speaker visualizes your music with alien-like goop

What happens when you put magnetic liquid inside a speaker and start playing music? An artist in Korea built his own rig to find out.
April 22, 2021
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LG G1 OLED Evo vs. Sony XR A90J OLED: Battle of the best OLEDs

They're both great, but one costs $1,000 less than the other.
March 30, 2021
LG G1 OLED evo vs. Sony A90J OLED

A deafening epidemic: The rise of noise-induced hearing loss, and how to stop it

Noise-induced hearing loss is a permanent condition that can happen slowly over time. Here's what you need to know to avoid the situations that can cause it.
February 26, 2021
A man wearing the Sony WH-1000XM4 wireless headphones.

For Beats by Dre, amplifying Black culture is an always-on effort

Beats by Dre's Global Influence and Social Actions Lead talks about how the brand is leading by example when it comes to amplifying Black culture's voices.
February 24, 2021
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Audios says goodbye to cables and tripping hazards with wireless PA speakers

Audios, a line of fully wireless professional PA speakers that say adios to cables, massively simplifies the setup of live events -- and makes them safer, too.
February 9, 2021
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5 TV trends coming out of CES 2021

Each year at CES, TV trends emerge. Some are similar to prior years, some are new. These are the five TV trends that struck us at CES 2021
January 14, 2021

Quantum dots and nanorods: Welcome to TV’s weird and wild future

Unlimited resolution, eye-searing brightness, and colors that dazzle? Even though today's TVs are pretty amazing, they're just the tip of the TV tech iceberg.
December 18, 2020
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Staff Picks: DT’s favorite A/V tech of 2020

The cure for cabin fever in the age of COVID may be a 100-inch projection screen and Ultra Short Throw projector. Here's my experience with the Hisense 100L10E.
December 9, 2020
A/V Top Tech 2020: Hisense 100L10E Laser TV

Radical transparency: How under-display cameras will change our screens forever

New technology is going to eradicate the smartphone notch and make video calls more natural, but trust will be critical. Our hidden camera future is now.
December 8, 2020
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Bang and Olufsen talks design to celebrate 95 years of the ‘goose bump factory’

Bang & Olufsen celebrates its 95th anniversary this year, and the company's VP of design talked to use about the new Golden Collection of products.
November 15, 2020
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How Canela.TV, the streaming service for Hispanics, was born

Canela Media seeks to help Latinos discover or remember their roots and feel very proud of them. The platform reaches more than 20 million Hispanics.
September 29, 2020
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Apple’s AirPods Pro spatial audio turns your iPhone into a movie theater

Here's why we're seriously impressed by this 3D sound experience.
September 18, 2020
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Apple Fitness+ vs. Peloton: Can Apple’s new fitness service defeat the champ?

Apple Fitness+ is a workout service that integrates the Apple Watch directly with an on-screen guided workout session, competing directly with Peloton Digital.
September 15, 2020
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First look: Lytte Harmoniq 3D-printed true wireless earbuds

The inventor of these earbuds makes some bold claims about the benefits of 3D printing. Can it deliver?
August 20, 2020
Lytte Harmoniq 3D-printed earbuds

Why didn’t 3D movies and TV ever catch on?

It’s more than just the glasses
August 18, 2020
An audience watches Avatar 3D in a theater on January 7, 2009

Google Play Music is shutting down. These are the best alternatives

Google makes moving to YouTube Music easy, but there are several other options for Google Play Music refugees.
August 11, 2020
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Making a personal oasis: How I built my own outdoor theater

From great sound to a compelling 4K display, here's how we built our own backyard theater.
August 8, 2020
BenQ TK810 projector

Pantheone’s gorgeous all-in-one speaker aims to make Sonos’ best seem mundane

Music is art, and Pantheone believes its inaugural speakers should look the part.
July 9, 2020
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To be blunt, Grado’s $420 hemp headphones are much more than a gimmick

Hemp headphones might sound like a joke, but the material has a serious impact on sound.
June 17, 2020
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Gaming monitor vs. TV: Why a TV could be your next gaming monitor

With variable refresh rate, low input lag, and high pixel density, one TV puts gaming monitors to shame.
April 28, 2020

These were the biggest TV technology fails of all time

From Sony Betamax to recent security concerns around built-in cameras, TV tech has failed more than once.
April 20, 2020
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As coronavirus shuts movie venues, home theater industry remains strong

Across the sector, A/V companies feel prepared to weather the pandemic
March 18, 2020
Amazon announces OLED Fire TV, Fire TV soundbar, and new Fire TV Cube

Birds of Prey and Joker prove going weird is DC’s best move

Birds of Prey is gearing up to be a surprising success for Warner Bros. and DC. Here's why they should keep it weird.
February 6, 2020
Margot Robbie and a hyena in Birds of Prey

Watch: Go behind the scenes as Fox makes Super Bowl broadcast history

Digital Trends takes you behind the scenes as Fox Sports delivered the first Super Bowl Broadcast in 4K HDR.
February 3, 2020
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Super Bowl 2020: The madness and magic behind the game’s first 4K HDR broadcast

Digital Trends traveled to Miami to go behind the scenes of Fox Sports' 4K HDR production of Super Bowl LIV.
January 30, 2020
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Netflix’s Mindhunter: 10 shocking facts about the characters and killers

Here's a breakdown of the most interesting facts about characters from the Netflix true crime series Mindhunter, including the FBI agents and serial killers.
September 13, 2019
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Netflix vs. Apple TV+: An early comparison of the soon-to-be streaming rivals

Apple is lining up to compete with Netflix in the streaming video environment, so how does Apple TV+ compare to Netflix?
September 10, 2019
How to download movies and TV shows from Apple TV+ for offline viewing

Exclusive: TCL shares its plans for world domination at IFA 2019

TCL might not be a household name in the United States, but despite its lack of name recognition, it's one of the biggest electronics manufacturers in the world -- and it has big plans for expansion in the coming years.
September 9, 2019
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Samsung’s quantum OLED plans could mean better, cheaper OLED TVs for all

If you love the way OLED TVs look but have always been put off by the price, Samsung mat be creating a turning point. Samsung is reportedly planning to make QD-OLED TVs, marrying QLED and OLED into a single, power-packed display.
August 19, 2019
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Why are current smart TVs still dumb enough to be hacked?

Our smart TVs can stream on-demand music and movies, and even control our smart home devices. But these features come at a cost and many of us don't even know there's a risk. Can our smart TVs be hacked and what can we do about it?
July 17, 2019
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