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AwoX StriimLight B-10 lightbulb features built-in Bluetooth speaker

AwoX StriimLight B-10 lightbulb features built-in Bluetooth speaker

Home automation not only gives extensive control over one's home, but also enables features of it to work in ways not previously possible. One example is the StriimLight B-10 from AwoX, which combines a speaker and an LED light to enable music playback from wherever you have a light socket. Using Bluetooth technology, owners can control the speaker using their mobile device.

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Wren V5BT Bluetooth speaker unveiled with rosewood and bamboo finish

Wren V5BT Bluetooth speaker unveiled with rosewood and bamboo finish

Wren has introduced a new Bluetooth speaker, the V5BT. The construction is said to be old school while utilizing modern Bluetooth and audio technology. Unlike some modern speakers, the Wren offering goes with a classic design, being available with both rosewood and bamboo finishes and sitting horizontal on flat surfaces so that it fits in with classical home decor.

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Singtrix karaoke tech makes your singing voice “sound like a pro”

Singtrix karaoke tech makes your singing voice “sound like a pro”

Karaoke is a fun activity for those who can sing, and is a way to passive-aggressively dole out punishment for those of us who can't hold a tune. Singtrix is a small device from the folks behind Guitar Hero that aims to blur the line between these two types of karaoke singers, and it works by altering an individual's voice in real-time. For those who already sound nice when they sing, Singtrix will reportedly make you sound great. For the rest of us, this device will keep the cats from howling when we step up to the mic.

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Favi Boomerang and Boomerang Mini wireless surround sound systems debut

Favi Boomerang and Boomerang Mini wireless surround sound systems debut

Favi has unveiled a pair of new surround sound solutions for smartphones and tablets. The new sound solutions include the Favi Boomerang and the Boomerang Mini. The larger Boomerang system is designed to be used with larger devices like tablets. It uses Bluetooth technology to connect wirelessly to your mobile device.

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Edifier e25 Luna Eclipse Bluetooth speaker set brings 74 watts, available now

Edifier e25 Luna Eclipse Bluetooth speaker set brings 74 watts, available now

Edifier, maker of the Prisma Bluetooth speakers, has announced its newest product, the e25 Luna Eclipse Bluetooth speaker set. As with some of Edifier's other products, the Luna Eclipse speakers have a peculiar eye-catching design, and is accompanied by specifications that make the speakers capable in a variety of situations. The products are available now from Edifier US and Canada.

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UE Boom Bluetooth portable speaker update adds alarm feature

UE Boom Bluetooth portable speaker update adds alarm feature

In May of 2013, Ultimate Ears (UE) launched its latest Bluetooth wireless portable speaker called the UE Boom. This portable speaker did more than just connect to your mobile device and allow you to play music on the go. It was billed as the first social music player. UE has announced that a new software update is available for the UE Boom to make the little portable speaker even more useful.

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Skullcandy Air Raid Bluetooth speaker launched with rugged weatherproof design

Skullcandy Air Raid Bluetooth speaker launched with rugged weatherproof design

Skullcandy, purveyor of all things audio related, has announced a new Bluetooth speaker addition to its portable audio lineup: the Skullcandy Air Raid. With the Air Rand comes Bluetooth connectivity and support for several audio devices at once, along with a design promised to be "built like a tank," able to withstand spilled drinks, drops onto a hard surface, rain, and more. The speaker is available now from Skullcandy.

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Harman Kardon Nova Stereo Streaming Sound System does wireless audio streaming

Harman Kardon Nova Stereo Streaming Sound System does wireless audio streaming

Harman Kardon has unveiled a new pair of stereo speakers supporting wireless streaming. The full range sound system includes a pair of compact speakers featuring sculptural enclosures designed to look as good as they sound. The Harman Kardon Nova Stereo Streaming System is designed to interface with laptops, desktop computers, tablets, and mobile devices.

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Braven 710 portable HD stereo speaker is water resistant

Braven 710 portable HD stereo speaker is water resistant

Audio company Braven has announced the availability of a new wireless HD stereo speaker designed for portable use on the go. The speaker is called the Braven 710 and it is designed to be portable and water resistant with Bluetooth connectivity. The speaker is enclosed in an aircraft grade aluminum housing promising audiophile grade sound.

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Jabra Solemate Max wireless speaker unveiled for Q4 launch

Jabra Solemate Max wireless speaker unveiled for Q4 launch

Jabra is back with another extension to its wireless stereo line of products: the Jabra Solemate Max. With the latest offering comes a decidedly Jabra-centric design customers will recognize following closely on the heels of the Solemate Mini unveiled in early September, as well as the original Solemate we got our hands on earlier this year.

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Rock Out 2 portable speaker ships with up to 20 hours of mobile playback

Rock Out 2 portable speaker ships with up to 20 hours of mobile playback

Goal Zero has announced a new portable speaker designed to allow you to listen to your favorite music on the go called the Rock Out 2. The portable speaker is now shipping and can be purchased for $59.99 with shipping included. The portable speaker comes in multiple colors and works with anything featuring a 3.5 mm headphone output.

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Sonos PLAY:1 Review

Sonos PLAY:1 Review

Once upon a time, Sonos was a tough sell. Whole-house streaming audio had its appeal, certainly, but it was also expensive. The wireless audio market has come on strong since the first Sonos all-in-one speaker, the PLAY:5, in 2009 though, and with Apple's AirPlay, not to mention various WiFi and Bluetooth models from rivals, it's time for a new entry-level option, the Sonos PLAY:1. At $199.99 apiece it's Sonos' most affordable speaker yet, billed as not only the ideal accessory for smaller rooms, but well-suited to act as the rear surround pair to the PLAYBAR. Competition is strong, though, so does the PLAY:1 do enough to keep Sonos ahead of the pack? Read on for the full SlashGear review.

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