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Yesterday   Plex users who have traditionally relied on their PCs as an all-in-one solution may be forced to switch to Kodi. Plex has announced it's replacing its Plex Media Player app with a version that no longer supports TV Mode.

2 Days Ago   Spotify is the world's most popular music streaming service. But would that still be the case if it raised its prices? That's something the company is reportedly thinking of testing on its home turf of Scandinavia.

2 Days Ago   Most people would agree that if you were intent on redesigning Apple's mega-popular AirPods, you wouldn't make them look more controversial. And yet that's what the team at Frog Design has done — with a purpose.

2 Days Ago   Debuted at CES 2109, we finally know when we'll be able to get our hands on TCL's 2019 lineup of new TVs and what they'll cost.

3 Days Ago   The Roku Channel is a great place to search for a variety of free, ad-supported movies and TV shows. But it also has a great collection of free livestreaming options, which now include more sports, news, and comedy.

4 Days Ago   A new holographic version of 3D that doesn't require glasses and can be seen from any angle might just bring back 3D TV from its near-death experience -- but we'll have to wait a few years to see it.

4 Days Ago   Spotify appears to be testing a new feature that lets users seamlessly switch their listening session to a preferred Spotify Connect device when the Spotify app detects that it's nearby.

5 Days Ago   Dolby Atmos surround sound has become the holy grail for home theater lovers who want the best possible sound from their systems. But getting it isn't as easy as you might think.

5 Days Ago   Apple TV's screen mirroring feature is very handy, but also very limited. You can only mirror Apple devices and only one at a time. A new version of Squirrel's Ditto app for tvOS eliminates these restrictions.

5 Days Ago   In what appears to be confirmation that Sonos is working on its first Bluetooth product, an FCC filing and leaked product photo shows a speaker that bears a strong resemblance to the Sonos One.

12 Days Ago   Drowning out the sound of babies, jet engines, and the outside world isn't as difficult as it seems. Here are the best noise-canceling headphones, whether you're concerned with style, comfort, or sound.

15 Days Ago   Running is a great source of exercise but isn't always the most thrilling, especially when you're fiddling to keep your headphones in place. Check out our picks for the best headphones for running, so you never have to miss a beat again.

16 Days Ago   Locast is a New York-based nonprofit that gives people a way to access local TV stations without cable, satellite or even an antenna -- and all for free.

16 Days Ago   Looking to save some money on your bills? Or perhaps all of that bingeing is taking a toll on your work and social life? Canceling your Netflix account can help.

16 Days Ago   Wireless technology, whether Bluetooth or Wi-Fi, has had a tremendously liberating effect on our music and our homes. We've looked at tons of wireless speakers and chosen the best, plus four more we think you'll like.

16 Days Ago   In a story that his highly reminiscent of the legal battle that ultimately took down Aereo, Fox, CBS, ABC, and NBC are jointly suing Locast, a nonprofit that streams these TV channels for free over the internet.

17 Days Ago   Sonos makes two wireless speakers that look nearly identical: The Play:1 and the Sonos One. Yet the Sonos One is more expensive. Why is that, and is it worth it?

17 Days Ago   Hulu announces that it's giving Android TV users what they've been asking for: The full Hulu experience, including access to HBO, live streaming TV channels, and multiple user profiles.

17 Days Ago   Vizio joins LG in updating its smart TVs with Apple's AirPlay 2 and HomeKit technologies. Unlike LG, Vizio is adding these features to a huge range of models, some of which date back as far as 2016.

18 Days Ago   Is it possible to buy a set of true wireless earbuds that are better for the planet? House of Marley thinks the answer is yes, and that its $150 Liberate Air are indeed that choice.

19 Days Ago   If listening to music matters most to you in picking a smart speaker, two choices stand out: The Sonos One and Apple's HomePod. They both sound amazing, but they're also very different on price and features.

22 Days Ago   Apple's redesigned tvOS, tvOS 13, is here with an all-new look and plenty of fresh features. We'll explain everything you need to know about Apple tvOS 13 and the new Apple TV app, so you can use both to the best of their abilities.

23 Days Ago   High-resolution audio has gone from audiophile novelty to mainstream attraction, but understanding it isn’t easy. Here’s what “hi-res” really means for you, and why you shouldn’t just brush it off as another marketing gimmick.

23 Days Ago   With a surprisingly versatile design, great sound, and a killer price, the $99 Ikea-Sonos Symfonisk Bookshelf speaker makes a strong case for putting music in every room of your home.

24 Days Ago   LG's short-throw laser TV -- the HU85LA -- is bright, it has Google Assistant on board, and it is shockingly expensive, at $6,000 -- double what its previous laser projector initially cost.

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