Epson LS500 Laser Projection TV packs a unique screen for daytime use

Epson has introduced a new short-throw projector and projector screen combo that it calls the LS500 Laser Projection TV. Though projectors are a fairly common element in home entertainment systems, they’re typically reduced to movie night when the lights can be turned off and the room is dark. Epson’s new Projection TV is different, aiming to become a daytime television … Continue reading

Sonos One SL and Port go on sale for audiophiles and the assistant-averse

Two of Sonos’ newest whole-home audio products are arriving on shelves, with the Sonos One SL and Sonos Port both available from today. Announced last week alongside the new Sonos Move – the company’s first battery-powered and Bluetooth-compatible speaker – the two new models eschew integrated assistants like Amazon Alexa and Google Assistant. Indeed, the Sonos One SL is specifically … Continue reading

Sonos One SL and Port go on sale for audiophiles and the assistant-averse

Two of Sonos’ newest whole-home audio products are arriving on shelves, with the Sonos One SL and Sonos Port both available from today. Announced last week alongside the new Sonos Move – the company’s first battery-powered and Bluetooth-compatible speaker – the two new models eschew integrated assistants like Amazon Alexa and Google Assistant. Indeed, the Sonos One SL is specifically … Continue reading

Sonos Move hands-on: $399 Bluetooth speaker cuts all cords

Pretty much from day one, Sonos customers have been asking for a portable speaker and one which can be taken outside: the new Sonos Move delivers both. As you might expect from the company pioneering streaming audio long before Spotify and Apple Music were even born, though, the Move is no ordinary wireless speaker. Yes, Sonos has made a Bluetooth … Continue reading

Sonos One SL and Sonos Port official: No-mic speaker and AV amp add-on

Sonos’ big news today may be Move, the company’s first portable speaker, but it also has two other products to help build out your whole-home streaming audio system. The Sonos One SL offers another option for those looking for an affordable speaker but without integrated assistant support, while the Sonos Port is a nod to the audiophile crowd with some … Continue reading

Amazon launches new Fire TV Cube, OLED smart TVs, and soundbar

Amazon has officially announced a new lineup of Fire TV products, including new Fire TV Stick models, new smart TVs running the company’s software, an updated Fire TV Cube, and more. This was the company’s biggest Fire TV announcement ever, covering more than 20 new products destined for the markets in Europe and North America. The company has teamed with … Continue reading

TiVo Edge 2TB DVR leaks with Alexa, Dolby Atmos, 4K HDR

TiVo is planning to update its home DVR product line with a new TiVo Edge model, a leak earlier this summer suggested. The model from Arris surfaced in an FCC filing earlier this year, though most of the documentation was redacted and few details were available. That changed over the weekend with a new leak revealing an image of the … Continue reading

Cheaper OLED TVs may finally be practical

OLED TVs look set to get more affordable, with the news that LG Display has kicked off production at its latest panel production plant. The 8.5th generation OLED facility is in Guangzhou, China, and will be focused not on smartphone displays but the sort of sizable screens required for TVs. That will include 55-, 65-, and 77-inch panels, LG Display … Continue reading