I’m of the firm opinion that having one thing in a variety of colors is awesome. If I see a sweater I like, I buy it in two or three colors. I love boxes of Crayolas and baskets of Easter eggs. Bose is finally getting with some colored options for its new SoundLink Bluetooth speaker III ($300), the latest entry to its SoundLink line.
There are speakers…and then there are speakers. Speakers that are sexy, powerful, sleek, big even. Speakers that throw caution to the wind and risk pissing off your interior designer. Speakers that are towering works of art. Speakers that laugh at the thought of being hidden in a wall. Speakers that might just kick your ass if you don’t give them the proper respect. We love them paired with their shorter, but mighty henchman, the subwoofer.
LG introduced a flexible OLED TV, a 105-inch Ultra HD, appliances and much more at CES 2014.
Today seems to be the day that the press releases for CES 2014 are hitting fast and furiously. Samsung’s sprawling announcement covered all bases of the company’s audio initiative for 2014. Reflecting the growing demand for solutions that let you manage multiple audio sources, Samsung’s new multi-room offering can be extended to its 2014 flagship more »
It’s crunch time now to get your special someone a gift for the holidays—and what better gift can you give than the gift of technology? In this holiday gift guide, we take you through every room of the house and offer ideas for high-tech gear and gadgets that will make your home that much more entertaining, fun, cozy, smart, green, cool, and convenient.
If you don’t have the option, or don’t want the option, of installing a full-blown stereo system near your TV — an AV receiver, at least two speakers, all of the cabling that goes with them — this device is a very fine compromise.
Adding to custom installers’ options for configuring wireless multiroom music systems, NuVo Technologies launched today a new high-power, rack-mounted, three-zone audio player for the IP-based NuVo Wireless Audio System.
KICKER has introduced its Amphitheater BT2 wireless audio system. Built to rest on a desktop or bookshelf, it uses Bluetooth to pair with smartphones, tablets and computers. You want specs? We got specs. The Amphitheater BT2 features a 50-watt DSP-optimized internal amplifier, five-inch drivers, 0.75-inch silk-dome tweeters and a six-inch square reflex subwoofer. A USB port is onboard for charging more »
As promised back in August, Klipsch has just unveiled its KMC 1 Music Center, a companion to the KMC 3 Wireless Music System. And it only takes a glace to recognize the family resemblance. Of course, as its name implies, the KMC 1 is the baby of the Klipsch Music Center family, which is being more »
AudioSource’s new Sound pOp is exactly the sort of product I ought to hate. Or at least ignore. It’s a ridiculously inexpensive Bluetooth speaker with a cutesy shape that comes in a variety of colors and literally fits in the palm of my hand. It’s unapologetically monophonic, its Class D amplifier maxes out at an more »
I’ll admit that I don’t have much experience with wireless speakers—to be truthful, I don’t have any. So I feel extremely fortunate (and, let’s face it, spoiled) that my introduction to the world of wireless arrived in the form of the from Audio Pro. With a suggested retail price of $799, the Allroom Air One is more »
There are a lot of Bluetooth speakers out there, but how many of them have the warmth and analog deliciousness of vacuum tubes? Furthermore, how many tube-amplified wireless Bluetooth speakers do you know that can stream high-resolution audio and video via the open-source XBMC Media Center platform? Sounds like a dream, right? Well, you can more »