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How to buy an AV receiver

If you want truly great sound in your living room, a sound bar isn't going to cut it. Sound bars are convenient and offer a big boost over your TV's built-in speakers, especially for movies and TV shows, but an AV receiver paired with even entry-level speakers takes sound quality to the next level, …

Audiophile

How to get Hey Siri-style dictation on your Mac

If you’ve called out, “Hey Siri” to your iPhone before, you know the joy of this Star Trek-style technology. You don’t even need to hold the Home button down. Sure, your iPhone needs to be plugged in, but it’s a pretty neat party trick.<p>Excitingly, you can do something similar on your Mac: …

Inateck 4-Port Compact USB Charger

Reading Time: 2 minutes<p>The bane of my existence is my kids’ constant battle over chargers for their portable devices. Who “stole” whose charger, who …

How To Replace The iPhone 6's Battery

The iPhone 6 is a great smartphone, although I’m sure I’m not alone in my desire for a longer-lasting battery. Thankfully, there are a number of battery cases out there (see my roundup of iPhone 6 battery cases here), that can boost battery life. Sadly, like any smartphone, over time your iPhone 6 …

Samsung's Plan To Replace Android Has Hit A Snag, And Now Things Are Looking Bad For Next Year

After watching profits tumble this year due to increased competition from other Android phone makers, Samsung sits at an odd inflection point. It can pump out pricey, generic Android phones and watch cheaper phone manufacturers continue to eat its lunch, or it can start innovating in software and …

Android Phones

The Last Great Unsolved Mystery

Although the first attempt proved fruitless, the legend of Oak Island's Money Pit still had many secrets to reveal. Perhaps too convinced of treasure …