Entries Tagged as 'Headphones'

CTA: It’s Looking Like Another Hi-Tech Black Friday

November 10th, 2017 · No Comments · 2160p, 3LCD front projectors, 3LCD projectors, 4K Flat Panel, 4K LED LCD, Audio, Connected TVs, Digital Camera/Camcorder, Digital Cameras, Full HD 1080p, Headphones, intelligent assistant, LCD Flat Panel, LED LCD Flat Panels, News, Sound Bars, Sound Systems, Streaming Services, UHDTV

CTA’s Steve Koenig delivers holiday cheer at CES 2018 Unveiled For 2017, Black Friday has become a moniker more for the price-slashing mania during all of November than for the traditional Friday after Thanksgiving selling bonanza. According to Consumer Technology Association (CTA) market research presented at the annual CES 2018 Unveiled media event in the […]

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Roku Unveils 5 Roku Adapters, Roku 8 OS

October 2nd, 2017 · 1 Comment · 2160p, 4K Flat Panel, 4K LED LCD, Amazon, Connected TVs, Digital Media Receivers, electronic program guides, Full HD 1080p, HDMI, HDR, Headphones, LCD Flat Panel, LED LCD Flat Panels, News, Streaming Services, UHD (4K) Media Players, UHDTV

  Roku introduced Monday the latest version of its smart TV operating system and a new lineup of five Roku media adapters, including the first 4K Ultra HD Roku Streaming stick with HDR10 support. The new Roku player lineup offers better value than last year’s models and is said to provide faster performance, improved wireless […]

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Hi-Res Audio Technology Developer MQA Teams Up With Deezer Streaming Platform

September 4th, 2017 · No Comments · Audio, Digital Media Receivers, Headphones, LG Electronics, News, OTT services, Sound Systems, Streaming Services, Wireless Audio

Hi-res audio fans got some big news over the Labor Day weekend with the announcement that MQA, a developer of hi-res audio capture and streaming technology, has entered into a key new agreement with the rapidly growing global music streaming platform Deezer. The deal will enable MQA’s technology to be integrated into Deezer’s platform, as […]

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Sony Brings Google Home With Wireless Google Assistant Speaker

August 31st, 2017 · No Comments · Audio, Headphones, Home Automation, News, Streaming Services, sub woofer, Surround Sound, Wireless Audio

  Sony unveiled at the IFA consumer technology show in Berlin, Germany Thursday a slate of portable audio products including a wireless speaker that integrates audible Google Assistant technology to bring audible voice interaction and control for compatible automated homes and home entertainment systems. The company also used the show to reveal pricing and availability […]

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Amazon Prime Day Sale Kicks Off Today

July 10th, 2017 · No Comments · 2160p, 4K Flat Panel, 4K LED LCD, Amazon, Blu-ray Discs, Blu-ray Players, Blu-ray Titles, Connected TVs, Digital Camera/Camcorder, front projectors, Headphones, Home Automation, LG Electronics, News, OLED, Sound Bars, Sound Systems, Streaming Services, sub woofer, Surround Sound Systems, UHD 4K OLED, UHDTV, Ultra HD Blu-ray Players

  The national shopping holiday — that Amazon, at least, would like us all to start celebrating – known as Amazon Prime Day begins tonight with thousands of bargains running throughout the day on Tuesday, July 11th. Anxious bargain hunters can begin scouring the e-commerce site starting at 6 p.m. Pacific / 9 p.m. Eastern […]

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TVs Top Black Friday Lists — Now Cyber Monday’s Here

November 27th, 2016 · No Comments · 2160p, 4K Curved Screeen, 4K Flat Panel, 4K LED LCD, Amazon, Connected TVs, Full Array LED Backlit with Local Dimming, HDR, Headphones, LCD Flat Panel, LED LCD Flat Panels, News, OLED, UHD 4K OLED, UHDTV, Ultra HD Blu-ray Players

  This year’s Black Friday week has thus far generated significant sales increases for the consumer technology product sector, with televisions topping all other categories in unit volume, according to the Consumer Technology Association. Now it’s Cyber Monday and plenty of bargains remain. Shawn DuBravac, CTA chief economist, said Sunday that sales over the Wednesday […]

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Review: New 1080p Roku TV Streaming Stick

April 25th, 2016 · 1 Comment · Amazon, Connected TVs, Full HD 1080p, HDMI, Headphones, Product Reviews, Streaming Services

Major TV manufacturers have been trying to solve the puzzle to building a successful and satisfying smart TV system for the better part of a decade now, but the truth is that Roku has been one-step ahead of most of them since before they started integrating complex operating systems and IP functionality into dumb displays. […]

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CES 2015 Recap: Thoughts on High-End Portable Audio

February 11th, 2015 · 1 Comment · Audio, Headphones

One of the other trends to come out of CES this year was the further expansion of high-end portable audio. I’m not just talking about headphones (which seem to have peaked a bit), but various accessories like headphone amps and… high resolution audio players: Sony’s $1,200 Walkman, and Neil Young’s Pono. These last two have lit […]

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