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SV Staff  |  Aug 04, 2017  |  1 comments
For two days in September, Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan will return to more than 600 theaters to commemorate the epic film’s 35th anniversary.
SV Staff  |  Aug 04, 2017  |  0 comments
If you’re already paranoid about always-on smart speakers eavesdropping on conversations, brace yourself: Researchers in the U.K. have discovered a security flaw in Amazon Echo smart speakers sold in 2016 that enable them to be turned on without summoning “Alexa,” according to a report in The Telegraph.
SV Staff  |  Aug 03, 2017  |  0 comments
URC has announced that its Total Control home automation platform now integrates with Google Assistant-enabled devices, allowing homeowners to automate and control a variety of smarthome devices using simple voice commands.
SV Staff  |  Aug 03, 2017  |  0 comments
We call it a phone and carry it with us everywhere we go but let’s be honest we mostly use our smartphones for everything but making a call. This remarkable pocket computer would have been unfathomable to Pacific Bell lineman Ralph Eric Knudsen, who made the final splice of the transcontinental telephone line in Wendover Nevada on the Nevada/Utah border 103 years ago in the early summer of 1914.
SV Staff  |  Aug 02, 2017  |  0 comments
Klipsch has added two Dolby Atmos-enabled models to its Reference Premiere speaker series.
SV Staff  |  Aug 02, 2017  |  0 comments
Onkyo and Pioneer have announced the availability of a firmware update that activates DTS Play-Fi wireless multi-room audio capability on several products.
SV Staff  |  Aug 02, 2017  |  0 comments
Vizio today announced that a new SmartCast TV update is now rolling out via the internet to its 2017 P-Series and M-Series 4K/Ultra HD displays.
SV Staff  |  Aug 01, 2017  |  0 comments
The month of July brought us additional fireworks in the form of seven products worthy of Sound & Vision’s Top Pick designation — ranging from a unique in-wall subwoofer and cost-no-object speaker system to high-end headphones that promise a Utopian experience and a hi-res-capable AV receiver that can be had for $600. Will one of these make your late summer shopping list?
SV Staff  |  Aug 01, 2017  |  0 comments
iHome’s newest Bluetooth speaker is different than most — it’s built into the base of vanity mirror so you can listen to music or take calls while getting ready for work in the morning.
SV Staff  |  Jul 31, 2017  |  0 comments
Amplifier Technologies Inc. (ATI), the company owned by renowned amp designer Morris Kessler, has announced the acquisition of Datasat Digital Entertainment (DDE), the Los Aneles-based maker of high-end audio processors.