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  • Future Automation’s Magical Disappearing Act

    Future Automation’s Magical Disappearing Act

    Perched on the cliffs in the Big Sur region of the Central Coast of California, off the grid, down a switchback a hundred feet below the main road, sits a gorgeous octagonal house owned by a world-traveling entrepreneur. It has a 210-degree view of t…
    - 28 Jan 16, 2:00pm -
  • Review: ALLie Home Dual 360-Degree Surveillance Camera

    Review: ALLie Home Dual 360-Degree Surveillance Camera

    After more than a year of build-up and anticipation, IC Real Tech’s ALLie Home 360-by-360-degree security camera is finally here. Like, in my front paws right this very now. And it feels a little magical. Like I’m holding a piece of the future. A…
    - 27 Jan 16, 5:44pm -
  • Control4’s New EA Controllers Do What Other Home Automation Controllers Can’t
    My wife has absolutely no clue what a home automation controller is or does. I mentioned to her last week, after returning from a trip to Salt Lake City to visit Control4’s headquarters, that we would soon be getting a new controller for the home t…
    - 26 Jan 16, 2:30pm -
  • URC Ships Newer, Faster TRF-ZW2 Z-Wave Gateway

    URC Ships Newer, Faster TRF-ZW2 Z-Wave Gateway

    URC announced this week that its new TRF-ZW2  Z-Wave Gateway—which we first brought you news of at last year’s CEDIA Expo in Dallas—is now shipping and available from your local URC Total Control dealer. And there may be a few terms in the pre…
    - 22 Jan 16, 12:38pm -
  • Sony Expands h.ear Series Lineup

    Sony Expands h.ear Series Lineup

    When Sony introduced its h.ear Series headphones last year, the emphasis was on equal parts style, comfort, and high-resolution audio performance. Now the company is back with two new models of h.ear headphones, both of which boast the same vibrant c…
    - 20 Jan 16, 10:55am -
  • GoldenEar’s New SuperSub X Saves Space Without Sacrificing Oomph
    For many a home theater junkie… err, enthusiast, there’s no such thing as a subwoofer that’s too big. If it cranks out tight, explosive, hard-hitting, controlled bass with no distortion and loads of bottom end, the thing could look like a refri…
    - 19 Jan 16, 10:27am -
  • Sony Unveils Its 2016 HDR UHD TV Lineup

    Sony Unveils Its 2016 HDR UHD TV Lineup

    As you might imagine, audio wasn’t the only thing going on in Sony’s booth at this year’s CES. The company also introduced three new series of HDR UHD TVs, which run the gamut from entry-level 55-inchers all the way up to 85-inch monsters. And…
    - 18 Jan 16, 9:28am -
  • Mark Levinson Unveils New Dual-Mono Preamp and Feature-Packed Digital Music Player

    Mark Levinson Unveils New Dual-Mono Preamp and Feature-Packed Digital Music Player

    Most of the most exciting trends in the audio world over the past few years—for me, at least—is the explosion of amazing new two-channel products that not only capture the essence of the old-school hi-fi products of my youth, but also manage to k…
    - 14 Jan 16, 11:16am -
  • Sony’s New PS-HX500 Turntable Will Rip Your Vinyl in High-Res

    Sony’s New PS-HX500 Turntable Will Rip Your Vinyl in High-Res

    It’s pretty safe to say, I think, that most people in the market for a good turntable are looking for that warmth and tangibility that physical analog sound delivers. The simplicity. The outright lack of digital-ness. But Sony is betting with its l…
    - 13 Jan 16, 11:20am -
  • If You’re Buying a New UHD TV This Year, Look for the ULTRA HD PREMIUM Logo
    One of the most noteworthy things I saw at this year’s CES wasn’t a new product, or even a new technology. Don’t get me wrong—there were plenty of those, and I’ll be covering the coolest of them in the coming weeks. The thing that sticks wi…
    - 12 Jan 16, 12:14pm -

Home Theater Magazine

  • newTV Airwaves Evolve

    TV Airwaves Evolve

    The television broadcast spectrum, the oldest source of programming, is getting a spiffy new broadcast standard but may suffer from regulatory changes that would consolidate ownership and dilute local programming.
    - 19 mins ago, 16 Aug 17, 1:21pm -
  • newFidget with Your Phone

    Fidget with Your Phone

    Fidget spinners, the latest way to distract the human mind through the wonder of ball bearings, are now available for smartphones. The Fidget Tech Spin Master augments the physical spinning device with a double-sided suction cup that sticks onto a sm…
    - 19 mins ago, 16 Aug 17, 1:21pm -
  • newSteve Earle Embraces His Outlaw Country Roots on ‘Wannabe’

    Steve Earle Embraces His Outlaw Country Roots on ‘Wannabe’

    Call singer/songwriter Steve Earle a curator/progenitor of the music movement known as outlaw country, and the man also known as the “hardcore troubadour” bristles at the thought. “You know, I’ve always been kind of uncomfortable with that te…
    - 5 hours ago, 16 Aug 17, 8:57am -
  • newEISA Awards 2017-2018

    EISA Awards 2017-2018

    The European Imaging & Sound Assn. Celebrates the Year's Best GearEISA, the European Imaging & Sound Association has announced the winners of its 2017-2018 Awards program. Technical experts from more than 50 leading specialist magazines in 25 count…
    - 22 hours ago, 15 Aug 17, 3:57pm -
  • newSeptember 2017 New Gear

    September 2017 New Gear

    MarkAudio-Sota Cesti MB SpeakerThe entry-level model in a new line of finely crafted speakers, the Cesti MB combines Italian style with British engineering in a speaker designed and built in China. The company prides itself on constructing its speak…
    - 22 hours ago, 15 Aug 17, 3:44pm -
  • The Rule of Cool

    The Rule of Cool

    It’s a paradox, that’s what it is. Technology, by nature, charges forward. Its unstated goal is to obsolete itself as fast as possible. If you’re into technology, the only real place to be is on the cutting edge. You must be an early adopter, o…
    - 1 day ago, 15 Aug 17, 7:54am -
  • Sony Movies Available for Mobile Theater Headset

    Sony Movies Available for Mobile Theater Headset

    Royole announced today that owners of its Moon 3D Virtual Mobile Theater will be able to watch feature films through a new app called "Royole Lounge."
    - 2 days ago, 14 Aug 17, 5:55pm -
  • Turn it Up! Spotify Lowers Streaming Volume

    Turn it Up! Spotify Lowers Streaming Volume

    Few people probably noticed a subtle change to Spotify that started a few weeks ago. In keeping with a standard already adopted by Tidal, YouTube and iTunes, Spotify has lowered the volume of its streams...
    - 2 days ago, 14 Aug 17, 3:40pm -
  • Facebook to Expand Video Offerings

    Facebook to Expand Video Offerings

    Facebook last week announced a new platform for watching videos as a follow-up to the video tab it launched last year as a “predictable place to find videos.”
    - 2 days ago, 14 Aug 17, 2:43pm -
  • Sing

    Sing

    PictureSoundExtrasIn a city of human-like animals (think Zootopia), Buster Moon, an ambitious koala theater owner, has fallen on hard times. He hasn’t had a hit in ages, when he suddenly has an inspiration: We’ll pack ’em in with a singing c…
    - 5 days ago, 11 Aug 17, 4:51pm -

PCMag: HDTV's

  • Hisense 65H9D

    Hisense 65H9D

    The Hisense H9D series of 4K TVs feature HDR support and good overall picture quality, but lags a bit behind the competition in connected features.
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  • Hisense 55H9D

    Hisense 55H9D

    The Hisense H9D series of 4K TVs feature HDR support and good overall picture quality, but lags a bit behind the competition in connected features.
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  • Vizio D43-E2

    Vizio D43-E2

    The Vizio D-series is a decent budget-priced 4K TV line hindered by a dated connected platform.
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  • Vizio D50-E1

    Vizio D50-E1

    The Vizio D-series is a decent budget-priced 4K TV line hindered by a dated connected platform.
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  • Vizio D55-E0

    Vizio D55-E0

    The Vizio D-series is a decent budget-priced 4K TV line hindered by a dated connected platform.
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  • Vizio D65-E0

    Vizio D65-E0

    The Vizio D-series is a decent budget-priced 4K TV line hindered by a dated connected platform.
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  • Samsung's 408-Inch 4K Movie Theater Display Looks Stunning

    Samsung's 408-Inch 4K Movie Theater Display Looks Stunning

    It's 33.8-feet wide, offers 4K resolution complete with HDR, and achieves 10x the brightness of standard projectors. Will it tempt you back to the theater?
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  • Westinghouse 55-Inch Amazon Fire TV Edition

    Westinghouse 55-Inch Amazon Fire TV Edition

    The budget-priced Element Fire TV Edition is the first 4K television to integrate Amazon's media streaming platform, but picture quality is just average.
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  • Westinghouse 65-Inch Amazon Fire TV Edition

    Westinghouse 65-Inch Amazon Fire TV Edition

    The budget-priced Element Fire TV Edition is the first 4K television to integrate Amazon's media streaming platform, but picture quality is just average.
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  • Westinghouse 50-Inch Amazon Fire TV Edition

    Westinghouse 50-Inch Amazon Fire TV Edition

    The budget-priced Element Fire TV Edition is the first 4K television to integrate Amazon's media streaming platform, but picture quality is just average.
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Sound + Vision Magazine

  • newTV Airwaves Evolve

    TV Airwaves Evolve

    The television broadcast spectrum, the oldest source of programming, is getting a spiffy new broadcast standard but may suffer from regulatory changes that would consolidate ownership and dilute local programming.
    - 19 mins ago, 16 Aug 17, 1:21pm -
  • newFidget with Your Phone

    Fidget with Your Phone

    Fidget spinners, the latest way to distract the human mind through the wonder of ball bearings, are now available for smartphones. The Fidget Tech Spin Master augments the physical spinning device with a double-sided suction cup that sticks onto a sm…
    - 19 mins ago, 16 Aug 17, 1:21pm -
  • newSteve Earle Embraces His Outlaw Country Roots on ‘Wannabe’

    Steve Earle Embraces His Outlaw Country Roots on ‘Wannabe’

    Call singer/songwriter Steve Earle a curator/progenitor of the music movement known as outlaw country, and the man also known as the “hardcore troubadour” bristles at the thought. “You know, I’ve always been kind of uncomfortable with that te…
    - 5 hours ago, 16 Aug 17, 8:57am -
  • newEISA Awards 2017-2018

    EISA Awards 2017-2018

    The European Imaging & Sound Assn. Celebrates the Year's Best GearEISA, the European Imaging & Sound Association has announced the winners of its 2017-2018 Awards program. Technical experts from more than 50 leading specialist magazines in 25 count…
    - 22 hours ago, 15 Aug 17, 3:57pm -
  • newSeptember 2017 New Gear

    September 2017 New Gear

    MarkAudio-Sota Cesti MB SpeakerThe entry-level model in a new line of finely crafted speakers, the Cesti MB combines Italian style with British engineering in a speaker designed and built in China. The company prides itself on constructing its speak…
    - 22 hours ago, 15 Aug 17, 3:44pm -
  • The Rule of Cool

    The Rule of Cool

    It’s a paradox, that’s what it is. Technology, by nature, charges forward. Its unstated goal is to obsolete itself as fast as possible. If you’re into technology, the only real place to be is on the cutting edge. You must be an early adopter, o…
    - 1 day ago, 15 Aug 17, 7:54am -
  • Sony Movies Available for Mobile Theater Headset

    Sony Movies Available for Mobile Theater Headset

    Royole announced today that owners of its Moon 3D Virtual Mobile Theater will be able to watch feature films through a new app called "Royole Lounge."
    - 2 days ago, 14 Aug 17, 5:55pm -
  • Turn it Up! Spotify Lowers Streaming Volume

    Turn it Up! Spotify Lowers Streaming Volume

    Few people probably noticed a subtle change to Spotify that started a few weeks ago. In keeping with a standard already adopted by Tidal, YouTube and iTunes, Spotify has lowered the volume of its streams...
    - 2 days ago, 14 Aug 17, 3:40pm -
  • Facebook to Expand Video Offerings

    Facebook to Expand Video Offerings

    Facebook last week announced a new platform for watching videos as a follow-up to the video tab it launched last year as a “predictable place to find videos.”
    - 2 days ago, 14 Aug 17, 2:43pm -
  • Sing

    Sing

    PictureSoundExtrasIn a city of human-like animals (think Zootopia), Buster Moon, an ambitious koala theater owner, has fallen on hard times. He hasn’t had a hit in ages, when he suddenly has an inspiration: We’ll pack ’em in with a singing c…
    - 5 days ago, 11 Aug 17, 4:51pm -

TechRadar: Audio Visual Reviews

  • newPanasonic TX-65EZ1002 OLED TV

    Panasonic TX-65EZ1002 OLED TV

    Panasonic's flagship OLED delivers the most consistently accurate pictures the TV world has seen to date.
    - 6 hours ago, 16 Aug 17, 7:37am -
  • newGoogle Home

    Google Home

    Smart, sleek and a near-comprehensive archive of every song ever written, this is a nascent smart speaker with loads of potential.
    - 9 hours ago, 16 Aug 17, 5:03am -
  • newOppo PM-3

    Oppo PM-3

    Simply the best closed back headphones TechRadar has ever tested.
    - 9 hours ago, 16 Aug 17, 4:15am -
  • newApple TV

    Apple TV

    Apple TV is a platform-in-the-making. It's not what Tim Cook pitched us, but it's steadily improving.
    - 12 hours ago, 16 Aug 17, 2:00am -
  • Sling TV

    Sling TV

    Sling TV isn't perfect, but it's the best way to watch live TV without paying for cable.
    - 1 day ago, 15 Aug 17, 1:20pm -
  • LG OLED B7 (OLED55B7V)

    LG OLED B7 (OLED55B7V)

    LG's B7 combines an dazzling 4K OLED performance, with support for all key HDR flavours and a great smart platform
    - 2 days ago, 14 Aug 17, 5:58am -
  • TCL P-Series (55P607)

    TCL P-Series (55P607)

    Loaded with the latest screen tech including 4K, Dolby Vision and Wide Color Gamut, the 55P607 is our pick as the year’s best budget TV.
    - 6 days ago, 10 Aug 17, 5:11pm -
  • Netflix

    Netflix

    With increased competition from the likes of Amazon Prime Instant Video, can Netflix retain its crown as the king of streaming?
    - 6 days ago, 10 Aug 17, 2:16pm -
  • Sony Bravia A1 OLED (KD-65A1)

    Sony Bravia A1 OLED (KD-65A1)

    Sony’s picture processing prowess meets OLED technology in what turns out to be a match made in AV heaven.
    - 6 days ago, 10 Aug 17, 10:01am -
  • Denon AH-C620 (AH-C621R)

    Denon AH-C620 (AH-C621R)

    These earphones sound great and - despite the tech inside - are friendly on your budget too.
    - 7 days ago, 9 Aug 17, 11:07am -

TechRadar: Home Cinema

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