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Greensboro, NC, United States

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Adobes Fresco brings realistic painting to the iPad

Adobe has a second major app release for designers coming this year. Sure, Photoshop for the iPad is going to get most of the attention, but for illustrators an... → Read More

Klipsch T5 True Wireless review: Great-sounding, but flawed earbuds

Klipsch has been making high quality audio gear since 1946, mostly catering to the audiophile and HiFi crowd. It makes plenty of speakers, soundbars and headpho... → Read More

What we're listening to: 'Soccer 101' and 'Athletico Mince'

In this month's installment of our audio IRL, we're getting ready for European football with a podcasts. The season starts this week, after all. Senior News Edi... → Read More

Recommended Reading: Replacing crops with solar panels

California farmers are planting solar panels as water supplies dry up Sammy Roth, Los Angeles Times In parts of California, water is becoming scarce, and tha... → Read More

Recommended Reading: Replacing crops with solar panels

California farmers are planting solar panels as water supplies dry up Sammy Roth, Los Angeles Times In parts of California, water is becoming scarce, and tha... → Read More

Sony WF-1000XM3 review: Simply the best true wireless earbuds

There’s a lot to like about Sony's latest true wireless earbuds. → Read More

Tool, one of the last streaming holdouts, caves ahead of new album

Tool's existing catalog will hit streaming services this Friday, August 2nd. → Read More

How to stream college sports without losing your mind

Thanks to all the services that let you stream live TV, it's easy to watch sports without a commitment to cable. The channel lineups vary, and some are more lim... → Read More

Sennheiser Ambeo Soundbar review: A full bag of tricks

Sennheiser has spread the gospel of its Ambeo tech for years. The broad pitch is incredibly immersive audio for AR, VR and your living room. As far as consumers... → Read More

The best gear for your backyard party

Ah yes, sweet summertime. The few months of the year when your time is best spent outside, and that means time in the backyard, if you're blessed with one. Afte... → Read More

Teenage Engineering ships its delayed modular synth and keyboard

Teenage Engineering announced it was adding modular options to its Pocket Operator line back in January. A month later, the company cited manufacturing issues w... → Read More

Sony XB900N review: Solid noise cancellation for under $300

Since the debut of its 1000X line, Sony has given Bose a run for its money when it comes to noise-canceling headphones. In fact, the 1000XM2 and 1000XM3 are arg... → Read More

Jabra Elite 85h review: Noise cancellation to rival Bose and Sony

Jabra gives Bose and Sony a run for their money in some ways, but where it really matters, it comes up short. → Read More

Spotify's latest playlist combines music and news for your commute

It's no secret Spotify wants to know more about what you do in your car, and today the company is officially debuting a new playlist for your commute. "Your Dai... → Read More

Recommended Reading: The music streaming payday won't go to artists

The record industry expects a windfall. Where will the money go? Marc Hogan, Pitchfork It's no secret the music industry is booming on the back of streaming... → Read More

Fox Sports will stream every Women's World Cup game in 4K

Fox says it plans to add 4K livestreams to more streaming devices in the future. → Read More

iTunes isn't dead

I'll admit it. I had an emotional response to the idea that iTunes, the app that shaped my digital music habit, could be on the way out. With every iPod I owned... → Read More

All you need to control your Mac or iOS device is your voice

Apple's latest accessibility tool is powerful voice control. → Read More

Apple Watch can help save your hearing and track your menstrual cycle

It wouldn't be WWDC without new features for Apple Health. We knew the company had big plans for the app this year based on Tim Cook's comments in January, but... → Read More

Recommended Reading: Blame the apps for iPhone privacy woes

Recommended Reading highlights the best long-form writing on technology and more on the web. → Read More