Wireworld Unveils Updated Flat Ethernet Cables

  Wireworld Cable Technology, the Florida-based maker of high-performance AV cables, has announced updated second-generation versions of its patented flat Ethernet cables. Ranging in price from $15 to $600 a meter, the new Series 8 cables …

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‘Wizard of Oz’ 80th Anniversary 4K Blu-ray in Works

  To commemorate the 80th Anniversary of one of the most beloved movies of all time, Warner Bros. staged a series of screenings of the Wizard of Oz in theaters around the country earlier this year. Now word on the street has it that a 4K …

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McIntosh and Arcam Get AirPlay 2 Via DTS Play-Fi

  DTS today announced that its Play-Fi multiroom streaming platform now supports AirPlay 2 in products from McIntosh and Arcam. McIntosh’s all-in-one RS200 music system and Arcam’s rPlay wireless music receiver are the first Play-Fi products …

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Sonos Gets Google Assistant (Finally)

  Sonos today announced a long-awaited software update that adds Google Assistant voice control to its Sonos One wireless smart speaker and Sonos Beam wireless soundbar — both Sound & Vision Top Picks. Announced a year-and-a-half ago …

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1More Brings High Style to $100 Wireless Earbuds

  China-based headphone specialist 1More today introduced a compact set of wireless earbuds that offers high style, noise-canceling for improved phone communication, and expert sound tuning at the "disruptive price” of $100. The True …

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Triad Covers the Bases with In-Wall

  Triad today introduced a new line of in-wall/ceiling speakers designed to bring installation flexibility to "any budget.” The line is divided into three categories and comprises nine in-ceiling speakers and five in-wall models — all …

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  China’s Hisense is rolling out a new line of feature-packed 4K Ultra HD Android TVs priced between $400 and $1,000 in an aggressive effort to gain a bigger foothold in the U.S. market. Sold through Best Buy and Amazon.com, the 2019 …

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Americans Falling in Love with Smart Speakers

  Americans are falling in love with smart speakers. One in three U.S. households (31%) now own one, up from 8% three years ago, according to a new Consumer Technology Association (CTA) study. The "21st Annual Consumer Technology Ownership …

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Sharp to Re-Enter TV Business in U.S.

  Japan-based Sharp confirmed in a terse statement posted on its website that the brand will re-enter the TV business in the U.S. during the second half of the year under a partnership with Hong Kong-based Hisense. Sharp had signed a …

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