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Recent articles by James:

Mark Ronson's Apple TV+ show explores music's happy accidents

Ever wondered how technology changed music? "Watch the Sound with Mark Ronson" reveals all.. → Read More

Nuratrue true wireless headphones.

Nura finally brings its personalized audio to true wireless headphones: Nuratrue.. → Read More

Eargo 5: Smart hearing aids with a built-in test

Eargo 5 is the latest smart hearing aid from the California startup of the same name. → Read More

Roland Go:Mixer Pro-X.

Small, affordable and all the connectivity you could want. → Read More

The second-gen iZotope Spire Studio is a big improvement at a big cost

If you liked the original Spire portable studio from iZotope, you'll love the second generation. → Read More

The best DACs for Apple Music Lossless in 2021

Looking for to upgrade your audio so you can enjoy Apple Music's new Lossless offerings? Here's our pick of the best for every device you own.. → Read More

Can AI unlock the secrets of animal communication?

Advances in artificial intelligence could decypher animal "language" in the next 10 years or so, scientists claim.. → Read More

Vizio SmartCast TV owners no longer need two apps for YouTube and YouTube TV

Looking for YouTube TV on your SmartCast device? Check the main YouTube app, as it's moving there now.. → Read More

Apple's SignTime brings up a sign language translator on demand

A host of new accessibility tools will make using Apple devices easier for all.. → Read More

How Sony paved the way for modern music production

Sony launched the Digital Audio Tape in 1987 which enabled a new wave of homegrown music production.. → Read More

Apple's podcast subscriptions are good for business

Now that Apple has provided an easy way for podcasts to make money, will it spur a change in the industry?. → Read More

DJI unveils the Air 2S drone with 20-megapixel camera

The Mavic Air 2's replacement offers more megapixels and a larger sensor for superior photo credentials. → Read More

Rode’s Connect app simplifies recording multi-host podcasts on one PC

Recording a podcast with multiple guests on one PC is surprisingly difficult. Rode Connect makes it ridiculously easy -- if you don't mind buying one of their microphones. → Read More

How gadgets could unlock the potential of lucid dreaming

Recent experiments show we can learn in our dreams. What else could we do with the right technology? → Read More

How to make your podcast stand out from the crowd

You have all the gear and a great idea. Now what? Four industry experts weigh in with their pro tips on how to turn your podcast into a career. → Read More

All the tools you need to make a better podcast

So you started a podcast? The gear you use can make the difference between someone subscribing or moving onto the next show. In our guide, we give you a host of recommendations to help you take things to the next level. → Read More

Teenage Engineering OB-4 review.

Teenage Engineering's latest speaker is unique, letting you "remix" the audio it plays on the fly. → Read More

Rode’s Vlogger Kit might just find its way into my podcast toolbox

One of the best, quickest and more affordable ways to upgrade your phone videos is an external mic. Rode takes things one step further with a whole kit aimed at improving your social clips. → Read More

Deadeus Game Boy horror game

You're having a nightmare. So is everyone else? Something's up in the village and only you can save everyone in this new title for Game Boy. → Read More

Moflin is the AI emotional support pet we all need right now

It's cute, smart, and sleeps (charges) in a nest. This year's award for "Cutest thing at CES" goes to Moflin. → Read More