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Sonos update makes family use easier with multi-account support

Got a family plan with Spotify or Rdio? Now everyone can beam their tunes throughout the house--for better or worse.

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Samsung HW-H750 Wireless Audio Soundbar review: Tube amp, shmoobe amp

The technology claims made for this product just don’t pass the smell test.

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Today's Hot Deals: HP Touchscreen PC for $549, Polk Audio Hinge headphones for $64.96, and more

As the stockpiles of leftover turkey and stuffing dwindle, the time to find gifts for friends and family is fast approaching. Get a head start on your holiday shopping with these great discounts on HP and Dell PCs, Soundfreaq headphones and Sony Blu-ray home theatre systems.

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Spotify offers 3 month Premium subscription for $1 amid looming competition

A limited-time offer gets you three months of premium perks for $0.99, though there is a bunch of fine print attached.

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Honeywell Lyric review: This smart thermostat needs to wise up

Yep, it resembles the Nest. Nope, it doesn’t perform like it.

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Psy's 'Gangnam Style' finally broke YouTube

The viral video was viewed so many times that it broke the code behind YouTube's view counter.

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Bluetooth 4.2 supercharges smart homes, blocks privacy-bashing Beacons

Future Bluetooth devices could connect to the Internet through regular home routers, and require opt-in approval for privacy-invading Beacons.

Supercharged Wi-Fi sparks Ethernet standard showdown

The IEEE is just starting to tackle 2.5G/5G Ethernet, and two groups think they have the answers

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HBO remastered 'The Wire' in 16:9 HD, and it was a lot harder than you'd think

HBO has remastered the crime masterpiece 'The Wire' in 16:9 HD, and will air it later this month. But co-creator David Simon calls it an "alternate version" with different shots.

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Amazon Fire TV Stick review: A cheap, quick, and dirty path to Prime Instant Video

Amazon's TV dongle delivers easy access to Amazon Prime Video. On the downside, it's saddled with a bloated interface and a number of version 1.0 bugs.

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FCC's Pai asks Netflix if it only wants net neutrality for itself

Calls for net neutrality clash with reports of how Netflix wants to treat its own video, the commissioner says.

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Knock Knock! Who’s there? It's Skybell Version 2.0!

What could be better than a camera on your front porch? A Wi-Fi camera integrated into your doorbell that alerts you when someone is at your door.

House of Cards Season 3 will hit on February 27, making it Netflix's biggest original series

As the political thriller's success continues, the company has more reason than ever to produce new original content, some already in the works.