Don't-Miss Stories

Harman Kardon Soho Wireless

Harman Kardon Soho Wireless review: Good looks and light weight, but not the best sound

These sexy, super-portable lightweight headphones have excellent touch controls, but they’ll disappoint audio aficionados.

lawsuit judge law court decision sued money

Chicago’s ‘Netflix’ tax challenged in court

A recently filed lawsuit questions the legality of the city’s amusement tax on streaming services and online gaming platforms.

schmidt google

Schmidt talking: Google boss suggests Apple Music is 'elitist' and outdated

Eric Schmidt says human music curation is elitist, but apparently forgot that Google Play Music relies on it, too.

plex home theater

Plex's powerful media streaming is finally coming to Apple TV

The new Apple TV's App Store has opened the door for Plex to land on Apple's media streamer.


Nvidia recalls some Shield Pro Android TV consoles over hard drive failures

A small number of Nvidia Shield Pro consoles suffer from 'a hard drive issue that can worsen over time.'

nasa tv uhd logo

NASA joins the 4k party with an Ultra HD channel of its own

The new channel, slated to launch November 1st, will showcase footage from NASA missions and the International Space Station.

080715 football nfl rob gronkowski spike

Primed for pigskin: How to watch NFL football anywhere and on any device

Whether you’re a cord cutter or a pay-TV addict, we’ll show you all the ways you can watch this season’s bone-crunching action on screens of any size.

new apple tv fourth gen 2015

Apple TV drops optical audio-out: How to pump up the volume again

The new Apple TV lacks the digital/analog audio output port of the previous models. But you have options!


Hands-on with the iPhone 6s, iPad Pro, and Apple TV

Check out our first impressions of Apple's latest gear.


Can we repair satellites in space?

DARPA scientist and former astronaut Pam Melroy with an interesting idea: Can we build an in-orbit station to repair and upgrade satellites?

js9500 001 front silver 2 1

Quantum dots explained: How this nanotechnology could give OLED TVs a run for the money

Quantum dot technology is helping LED LCD TVs deliver richer, broader color spectrums. Almost as rich as OLED TVs.

new apple tv

Hands-on with the new Apple TV and Siri Remote

Apple's new set-top box lost a port but gained a great new way to navigate.

Cable modem

Intel joins the march toward multi-gigabit cable modems with its Puma 7 DOCSIS 3.1 chip

With the Puma 7, Intel joins Broadcom and ST in offering a DOCSIS 3.1 cable modem chip--and this one is built on Intel's leading-edge 14-nm process.

Apple iPad Pro, drone bill vetoed, NASA 4K channel - The Wrap

Apple announces the iPad Pro, iPhone 6S and 6S Plus and updates to its Watch and TV, a drone bill designed to protect privacy gets vetoed and NASA plans a 24-hour 4K television channel.

spotify logo

Spotify’s ‘Found Them First’ is a tool your inner music geek will love

This microsite shows you which big-name artists have your trend-spotting talents to thank for their stardom.

Xerox PARC's self-destructing chip explodes on demand

A new chip developed by Xerox PARC under a DARPA program can self-destruct on command


Fox to stream 104 live NFL games through Fox Sports Go

Fox Sports Go will stream live NFL games, but only for cable subscribers.

Amaozn Fire TV

Signs hint at next-gen 4K Amazon Fire TV

The FCC database is a great place to uncover upcoming hardware. The latest device to be revealed thanks to public documents could be an upcoming Amazon Fire TV refresh.

DARPA presents its networked radiation detector

A new radiation detector that is smaller and cheaper than previous units has been developed by DARPA. It can also contribute data to help build a network heat-map of radiation in an area.

Defense Secretary wants to work with tech start-ups

U.S. Secretary of Defense Ashton Carter, speaking at DARPA's Wait, What? conference in St. Louis, outlines why he wants tech companies to work more closely with the DOD.

apple tv

Apple's tvOS: Can HomeKit apps be far behind?

The next model of the Apple TV could play a big role in Apple's connected-home strategy, even though the company said nothing about it on Wednesday.