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Barb Gonzalez Posted: Jan 06, 2017 0 comments
In the next six months, Dish users will be able to control their Hopper 3 using Amazon’s Alexa voice control. Tuning into a specific channel, search and showing the program guide will be the first commands available on the Amazon Echo, Tap, or Dot.
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Al Griffin Posted: Jan 06, 2017 0 comments
Audiophiles have many portable playback options, including compact high-performance DACs and serious headphones, to choose from. But what about high-quality video on a phone?
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Barb Gonzalez Posted: Jan 06, 2017 0 comments
Known for their flat, hang on the wall antennas, Mohu has again innovated a new antenna, streaming combo device that shows that the company understands what cord cutters want—free live TV along with their streaming services. The AirWave is a wireless antenna. It is connected to your home wifi network and streams the live TV to an AirWave app on your Amazon Fire TV, Apple TV, Chromecast, Roku, iPhone, iPad, Android, or over the web.
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Al Griffin Posted: Jan 06, 2017 1 comments
The first few Ultra HD Blu-ray players to arrive in 2016 had one thing in common: no support for the Dolby Vision high dynamic range format. No surprise there, since Dolby Vision-format movies aren’t yet available on Ultra HD Blu-ray disc.
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Darryl Wilkinson Posted: Jan 05, 2017 Published: Jan 06, 2017 0 comments
AXIS says the company’s Gear is “the first shading solution designed specifically to motorize existing window shades.” In addition to being one of the few devices engineered for use with traditional shades and curtains (basically any window treatment with a “loop” chain or cable), the Gear is one of the simplest, easiest, least-intimidating smart home automation device to install I think I’ve ever seen.

Gear consists of a...

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Darryl Wilkinson Posted: Jan 05, 2017 Published: Jan 06, 2017 0 comments
NuBryte, a relative newcomer to the smart home automation playground, is adding to and expanding on the company’s initial NuBryte Touchpoint touchscreen console with more flexibility in applications plus less expensive add-on, non-touchscreen light switches.

NuBryte’s Touchpoints combine many of the most...

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Mark Fleischmann Posted: Jan 05, 2017 0 comments
Among the better Dolby Atmos surround demos at the Venetian was one featuring Arcam and KEF products.

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Mark Fleischmann Posted: Jan 05, 2017 0 comments
NAD is now shipping several products previously announced at CEDIA. Here's a quick rundown.

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Mark Fleischmann Posted: Jan 05, 2017 0 comments
Bluesound's Pulse soundbar raises an intriguing question: Sub or no sub?

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Mark Fleischmann Posted: Jan 05, 2017 3 comments
Emotiva, the champion of value-packed audio products, will release 37 of them this year. The RMC-1 surround pre-pro is among them.

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