WATCH: Samsung backs an artificial smart window that mimics natural sunlight
SunnyFive is the company's latest C-Lab venture
WATCH: Apple is reportedly working on 5G AR glasses
They will reportedly be called "Apple Glasses"
Here’s why “baking” damaged reel-to-reel tapes renders them playable again
By Jennifer Ouellette, Ars Technica
Zoom doesn’t really have 300 million daily active users
Zoom is having to learn a lot about being a real company
Control system at work: Saving the crew of Apollo 13
By Eric Berger and Lee Hutchinson, Ars Technica
WATCH: China starts building the world’s largest football stadium
Guangzhou Evergrande Taobao football club invests $1.7B in the showpiece stadium
Applying for the Paycheck Protection Program Part 2
By Henry Clifford, Residential Systems
Sonos will release a new app and operating system in June
Sonos says the new platform is necessary for hi-res audio support and more advanced features; will further isolate legacy products
WATCH: Japan’s Super Nintendo World Theme Park to Open This Summer
Super Nintendo World is an upcoming theme park area under construction at Universal Studios Japan and Universal's Epic Universe that is based on Nintendo favorites, such as Super Mario.
Roland Taiko drum is an electronic update on an ancient classic
The Roland TAIKO-1 is a modern electronic take on the ancient Japanese Taiko drum(s) with a compelling assembly of features for what looks like peak fun.
hip-dac USB DAC/headphone amp looks like a hip flask
Cool design and an audio boost for your pocket.
IKEA speakers and lights launch as the Frekvens modular light and sound collection
After two years of work with Teenage Engineering, the pieces are ready and it's a lifestyle product.
Microsoft adds push-to-talk Walkie Talkie feature to Teams
FYI Microsoft is adding a new push-to-talk Walkie Talkie feature to Microsoft Teams. It will be available in preview in the coming months; the feature will turn smartphones or...
Lenova is readying a VR headset package for education
The company has publicly announced that Lenovo VR Classroom 2 package will be available this year
Solid State Logic debuts two inexpensive USB desktop interfaces
The SSL 2 and 2+ are pitched at the amateur/consumer/home producer but could be an option for small school or church studios too. Or your home studio.
CES: Royole shows a speaker with a wraparound display
A speaker with a wraparound display. No word on why. Just more action on the flexible, foldable, wraparound-able display frontier.
CES: TCL debuts soundbar that uses acoustic reflectors for Dolby Atmos audio
The Alto 9 Plus uses what TCL calls Ray-Danz reflector technology to provide a wide soundstage that delivers powerful sound across the entire room.
CES: LG rollable TV has finally arrived and will likely be $60K
Remember last year, when LG made some big waves at CES with the rollable TV? It was expected to launch mid-2019. It didn’t, and it didn’t arrive by the...
CES: Samsung 49-inch QLED monitor is extreme curve
The Odyssey has 5120x1440 resolution, HDR1000 rating, 240Hz refresh rate, 1ms response time, and both FreeSync 2 and G-Sync compatibility