How to Upgrade Your Home Audio for Music or Movies

Sounds are like smells—you might get used to bad ones, but you never regret upgrading. Maybe…

Vizio’s New System Brings Theater Sound to the Living Room

For years, I’ve said that there’s very little reason to spend a ton of money on…

Which Amazon Echo or Alexa Speaker Is Best for You?

Amazon’s family of Alexa-enabled devices keeps growing. From the new spherical Echo to the swiveling Echo…

This Kids Speaker Is Adorable, Screen-Free Fun

The thorny question of how much screen time kids should get hangs over every parent like…

Seth Rogen’s Record Player Is a Visual (and Aural) Treat

Downsides? If you frequently switch between 33 revolutions per minute and 45 rpm, then the T1…

Want to Build a Home Theater? Start With This Soundbar

The annoying downside to soundbars is that very few entry-level options give you an easy way…

The Sonos Roam Is a Fun-Sized Speaker That Boasts Bold Sound

Portable speakers like Sonos’ new Roam are most fun when the world is open for exploration.…

Master & Dynamic Is Having a Big Sale on Audio Gear Now

New York–based, fashion-forward company Master & Dynamic makes headphones that make audiophiles drool. Its audio products…

The 8 Best Smart Speakers With Alexa or Google Assistant

Bose’s Home Speaker 500 ($299) has Alexa, and a bit extra. It’s certainly not cheap, but…

The 8 Best Turntables for Your Vinyl Collection

Vinyl’s biggest selling point isn’t the sound. It’s the physical experience: shiny, delicate records; liner notes…