Kickstarter is full of success stories, if you know where to look, and honored in its hallowed halls is the Tubecore Duo, a sleek speaker for audiophiles that has recently been updated with additional details. If all goes as planned, the speaker will be sent out to backers this coming summer, complete with a beautiful wood body.
Spotify is one of the more popular streaming services out there for music fans. It has changed the colors of its user interface in an effort to be more uniform across all the platforms where it is available. New colors are a departure for the service since it has used the same basic color scheme since it launched. The new colors are much darker with liberal use of black and high contrast white.
Sony has unveiled a new set of headphones called the MDR-HW700DS that are claimed to be the world's first 9.1 channel surround sound wireless headphone system. A variety of sound modes are built into the headphones to make them work in different situations. The modes include Cinema for movies, game for gaming, and voice mode that lets you hear dialog clearly.
Expensive luxury smartphones are not uncommon, but few go beyond simple brand association or glittering or shiny cases. The Lumigon T2 HD might just be one whose features justify the price, but that price will definitely still be a major deterrent.
V-Moda has been in the headphone game for years making products that look good and promise high quality sound. The company has unveiled a new set of headphones called the XS that carry a tag line "Mind the Gap." The Gap that V-Moda is talking about is all the space between the headband and your head that make most headphones seem so bulky.
If you grew up in the 80's you will remember people walking around with giant and loud radios on their shoulders known as a boom box. Pyle audio has just launched a new product that is a modern boom box called the Street Blaster. It is designed to be a portable speaker, but it's much larger than most of the Bluetooth speakers we have seen.
Sony announced a new line of wireless high-end speakers recently. Three new speakers have been added to the SRS line of wireless units including the SRS-X9, SRS-X7, and the SRS-X5. Sony says all three of the new wireless speakers will bring clear vocals and deep bass on the go or in the home.
One of the reasons why we were so excited about the “Star Trek Into Darkness” movie was the fact that it was being made with the Dolby Atmos technology. Now imagine watching the movie on your tablet or smartphone with the same Dolby Atmos sound effect! Dolby has found a way to ‘trick’ your brains into thinking that surround sound is possible via headphones and tablets.
In addition the U9000 UHD TV series, Samsung has unveiled the pricing and availability for its 2014 home entertainment product lineup, which includes a slew of curved UltraHD and LED televisions and audio devices. In addition to the products, Samsung has revealed a partnership with 20th Century Fox to bring its customers Ultra HD content.