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Greensboro, NC, United States

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Recommended Reading: The best of the Best Pictures

The Best Picture championship belt Adam Nayman and Sean Fennessey, The Ringer This year's installment of the Academy Awards is set for February 24th, but ahe... → Read More

Sennheiser Momentum True Wireless review

Not every audio company was quick to jump on the true wireless bandwagon. Some of the big names in headphones took their time crafting a set of earbuds before m... → Read More

Recommended Reading: What happens to your brain when you quit Facebook?

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Moog's Sirin is analog bass synth capable of soaring leads

Moog's DFAM percussion and Mother-32 semi-modular synthesizers are Eurorack-friendly instruments that can expand your sonic tool kit for around $600. As part of... → Read More

Recommended Reading: How we got two Fyre Festival documentaries

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The latest Stylophone is much more than a tiny toy synth

The Stylophone line of tiny analog synths has been around for decades. The greats like Bowie and Kraftwerk have used them on iconic tracks, so they're not just... → Read More

I want Sony's 360 Reality Audio to be the future of music

Sony's CES press conference didn't offer many surprises, aside from a lot of discussion around Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse and a cameo by Pharrell William... → Read More

A Roland keyboard has Alexa built-in for voice control while you play

Alexa is handy for helping with a lot of activities, and soon the virtual assistant will help you control keyboard settings with your voice. Roland's latest key... → Read More

Sony's wireless turntable offers gain control and an automatic tone arm

It wouldn't be CES without a few turntable announcements, and Sony is unveiling a new model of its own this week. The PS-LX310BT is a wireless turntable with Bl... → Read More

Sony adds Alexa to its stellar WH-1000XM3 headphones

Sony's WH-1000XM3 are the best noise-cancelling headphones you can buy, and at CES 2019, the company is adding another handy feature to the spec list. Amazon's... → Read More

Live from Sony's CES 2019 press event!

Just when you thought the pre-CES press event deluge was over, Sony is wrapping up a busy day with some evening festivities. The company's annual Las Vegas soir... → Read More

Sennheiser's Ambeo 3D audio soundbar goes on sale in May for $2,499

Last year at CES, Sennheiser revealed a soundbar prototype with its impressive Ambeo 3D audio technology inside that offered an immersive 5.1.4 experience. At t... → Read More

Spotify is giving brands more control over ads in Discover Weekly

Spotify's CES news is an update to how companies ads in your Discover Weekly for free users. → Read More

JBL targets spring arrival for its Android TV-powered Link Bar

JBL made a splash with it's Android TV-powered Google Assistant soundbar back at Google I/O, but the company wasn't able to ship the speaker before the end of 2... → Read More

JBL's Live headphone line has something for everyone

This year at CES, JBL is announcing all of the headphones. In addition to four new true wireless models, the company is also debuting its new Live line. This ne... → Read More

JBL unveils four new options for true wireless earbuds

The true wireless craze isn't going anywhere, and JBL is making sure you have multiple options to choose from. At CES 2019, the company announced four new model... → Read More

Blue's latest microphone gives streamers an XLR option

With the rise of livestreaming, easy-to-use audio gear has become a staple among YouTubers, podcasters and more. Blue has been catering to that group for a whil... → Read More

Jabra's latest headphones automatically adjust to your surroundings

At CES 2018, Jabra debuted its Elite 65t true wireless earbuds, an audio device that would eventually become one of our favorite headphones of the year. For CES... → Read More

Nuheara's IQbuds MAX offer powerful hearing assistance

Nuheara's latest assistive hearing earbuds pack even more audio processing power. → Read More

Recommended Reading: How technology is changing entertainment

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