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BeoPlay S8 is B&O’s idea of budget

BeoPlay S8 is B&O’s idea of budget

Bang & Olufsen has launched a new speaker set under its PLAY brand, the BeoPlay S8, pairing a striking subwoofer with a pair of compact stereo speakers. The pearl-blasted aluminum sub contains both a 280W class D amplifier dedicated to bass, and two 140W class D amps to drive the 2.5-inch full-range speaker drivers.

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LG Music Flow audio setup includes mobile control app

LG Music Flow audio setup includes mobile control app

LG has taken the wraps off its new Music Flow speakers, as well as a new sound bar, network bridge, and an app that can be used to control it all. The setup provides audiophiles with mobile control over their home's audio arrangement, and includes things like recommended playlists based on the user's preferences.

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Verizon Moto S “Shamu” display cover hints front speakers

Verizon Moto S “Shamu” display cover hints front speakers

While we already have a date for Motorola's next batch of devices, one device still remains mostly a mystery. The Motorola "Shamu", believed to be the next Nexus device remains outside our grasp, but this latest leak brings a few more pieces of information, including what may be a shift in the front facing design.

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BMW 650i Gran Coupe Bang & Olufsen edition seen at Pebble Beach

BMW 650i Gran Coupe Bang & Olufsen edition seen at Pebble Beach

At the Pebble Beach Automotive Weekend, BMW took the opportunity to flaunt one of its limited edition 6 Series Gran Coupe to the crowd. The 650i Gran Coupe is different from its brethren in one detail alone. It bears the markings of audio engineers Bang & Olufsen, making it clear that this car sounds as good as it looks.

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Om One: a levitating speaker you never knew you wanted

Om One: a levitating speaker you never knew you wanted

Bluetooth speakers are fairly boring in today’s market, but this one has set itself apart. So far apart, it’s not even touching anything. The Om One is a levitating Bluetooth speaker that has no wires during operation, and can be taken with you wherever you like.

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Grace Digital Ecostone: a rugged floating Bluetooth speaker

Grace Digital Ecostone: a rugged floating Bluetooth speaker

Grace Digital has introduced a new portable speaker for those who take their listening outdoors (or to places where water is a legitimate risk, like the pool side). The Ecostone is designed to be rugged, and is able to float when dropped in water.

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Sonos goes indie with SoundCloud

Sonos goes indie with SoundCloud

There are already a plethora of music sources available on Sonos' wireless speaker system but what if you were tired of the same old hit tunes and craved for something different, something exotic, something barely anyone has heard of before? Well now Sonos can satisfy that craving as well, partnering with online music platform SoundCloud to bring listeners an even wider variety of tunes, genres, and names from all over the world.

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Pelty Bluetooth speaker is powered by a candle

Pelty Bluetooth speaker is powered by a candle

Inventor Gianluca Gamba has a new way to make your candlelight dinners classy: the Pelty, a wireless speaker fitted into a tower-shaped candle holder. Positioned below the speaker is a tea light candle, which powers the Bluetooth speaker with its heat output.

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Nocs NS2 Air Monitors bring AirPlay, Spotify Connect

Nocs NS2 Air Monitors bring AirPlay, Spotify Connect

The folks at Nocs have rolled out the red carpet for a new line of wireless speakers, the NS2 Air Monitors. With this latest audio offering comes, among other things, support for AirPlay and Spotify Connect, as well as options that span a rainbow of colors.

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Samsung Shape speakers now speak Spotify Connect lingo

Samsung Shape speakers now speak Spotify Connect lingo

If you're one of the few owners of Samsung's wireless multiroom speakers, your audio equipment has just gotten an upgrade. Now these Shape wireless speakers can now be controlled with Spotify's mobile app, allowing users to combine Spotify's selection of music with Samsung's equipment, if you already have it.

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Braven Mira waterproof speaker now available

Braven Mira waterproof speaker now available

Remember the Braven Mira speaker we reported on back during CES? It's now available on the company's website, giving swimmers, bathers, and those who don't fear playing in the rain an option for bringing their music with them.

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Logitech X300 wireless speaker debuts

Logitech X300 wireless speaker debuts

Logitech has taken the wraps off some new portable wireless speakers, the X300. With the X300 comes the promise of "theater-quality sound" alongside a design that makes for easy toting from desk to the bedroom, poolside, or wherever some tunes are wanted.

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