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.
So you want to watch NHL, NBA, and NFL sports but they are all on at the same time. When scheduling conundrums for live TV present themselves, there is nothing better than having a multi-screen video wall so that you can watch everything simultaneously. We talked with multi-screen maven Modern Home Systems in San Diego for the skinny on how the average Joe might accomplish such a room in their own home. Here’s what we learned.
If you are a fan of the MINI Cooper, take a gander at iUi Design’s MINI Cooper Mirror BoomBox Bluetooth speaker, which is actually made in the molding of a MINI Cooper side mirror (mirror included) and sports the official MINI Cooper logo.
This Saturday, I went to the NHL’s Stadium Series Anaheim Ducks versus the LA Kings game at Dodger stadium. It was NHL history because it was the first outdoor game that counted as a regular game in California, with around 55,000 in the audience with Kiss playing between periods. For such a momentous occasion, I was shocked by the disparity between the Ducks rusty orange-colored uniforms and the tomato-colored uniforms that appeared on the jumbotrons.
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.
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Many unlucky stiffs might as well call the office ‘home’, while others can do their work in their pajamas. But for some, socializing plays a huge part in career success, causing the lines between home and office to blur. For this self-made music manager located in Brooklyn, entertaining at home is simply part of the job. It’s more »
Getting good sound from your speakers means knowing that the room where they live is a large part of the equation. Whether it is a surround sound receiver with a built-in mic that takes room measurements and adjust speakers based on feedback or a professional acoustician to dial-in a more sophisticated room, tweaking the way more »
A flat-panel TV and a bowl of popcorn do not a home theater make. Whether you are taking your media-room system up a notch or creating a room dedicated to home theater, there is always room for improvement. Here are some easy ways to instantly make your system, and experience, better. 1) Upgrade Your more »
Today is the last day of CES 2014, and what a show it has been. This year’s consumer-electronics extravaganza was so incredibly crowded–even with a bunch of weather-induced cancelled flights from around the country–that at times, it was actually hard to walk. Adding insult to injury, there were tour operators leading newbs around the convention more »
VIZIO has unveiled their new lineup of soundbars for 2014. Hoping to build on their previous success in the category, they’ve added three new sizes to the catalog; one designed for giant televisions, another for 42″ and up, and a third, to fit underneath smaller, lighter sets in a corner or bedroom. We have our more »
LG introduced a flexible OLED TV, a 105-inch Ultra HD, appliances and much more at CES 2014.