Are Active HDMI Cables Right for You?
What is an active HDMI cable, and when should you consider buying one? Adrienne Maxwell explains in this week's featured news story. Read More
An Important Fact That the Vinyl Zealots Missed
Jerry Del Colliano revisits the vinyl topic to explain why audiophiles should let go of the past and embrace the future. Let the debate commence. Read More
Is MQA the Future of HD Music?
A growing number of music providers and product manufacturers are beginning to support the MQA audio format. Steven Stone explains what MQA is and why you should like it. Read More
What Is "Ultra HD Premium"?
If you've shopped for an Ultra HD display, source, or disc in recent months, you may have noticed the "Ultra HD Premium" logo on some products. Adrienne Maxwell explains exactly what the new logo means in this week's featured news story. Read More
Home Theater in the Great Outdoors Is Less Expensive Than You Might Think
Outdoor home theater is a popular trend, and a variety of affordably priced projectors, speakers, screens, and accessories make it easier than ever to entertain family and guests with a movie night under the stars. Read More
That Really Cheap Pair of Brand-Name Headphones May Be Too Good to Be True
The sale of counterfeit consumer electronics products is a long-standing problem, especially in the headphone category. Jeff Berman discusses how some major headphone manufacturers are fighting back. Read More
First-Order Crossovers: Panacea or Problem?
Does the use of a first-order crossover really make a better speaker? Brent Butterworth explores the topic in this week's featured news story. Read More
Remind a Hipster That Vinyl Still Sucks
Vinyl may be enjoying a resurgence in popularity, but Jerry Del Colliano would like to remind everyone, especially hipsters, why we shouldn't embrace the format too wholeheartedly. Read More
Dolby Vision vs. HDR10: What You Need to Know
High Dynamic Range is the hottest new display technology, but a format war is brewing. Adrienne Maxwell discusses the differences between Dolby Vision and HDR10. Read More
The Great "Voice Search" Face Off
Adrienne Maxwell compares the voice-search functionality on today's top streaming media players from Roku, Apple, Amazon, and NVIDIA. Read More
Evolve or Die: The Changing Face of the CE Retail Landscape
There's no question that the CE retail landscape looks very different now than it did 10 years ago. With the rise of online retail and the fall of prices in AV categories like televisions, big-box and specialty retailers must adapt their inventory or risk going out of business. Read More