Eddie Merrick

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How to rip DVDs and Blu-ray discs with MakeMKV and HandBrake

[<i>Editor’s note: The MPAA and most media companies argue that you can’t legally copy or convert commercial DVDs and Blu-rays discs for any reason. We</i> …

Televisions

How to rip DVDs with Handbrake

[<i>Editor’s note: The MPAA and most media companies argue that you can’t legally copy or convert commercial DVDs for any reason. We (and others) think</i> …

Media Industry

iTunes Offers All 10 Original Star Trek Movies in HD for $29.99

• Home<br>• News<br>• iTunes Offers All 10 Original Star Trek Movies in HD for $29.99<p>Chris Hauk - May 23, 2018<p>iTunes has made the 10 original Star Trek movies …

Science Fiction

Subwoofer 101: How To Place and Set Up Your Subwoofer

On the A/V awesomeness scale, few components compete with the subwoofer. There’s just something primal about a box made for the sole purpose of …

Audiophile

A Definitive Guide To Supermarket BBQ Sauces

Memorial Day weekend officially marks the start of summer — and the unofficial start of grilling season. But for those of us who don't actually own a …

BBQ

New Turntable Stand Has Space for 200 Albums

Audio accessory maker Pangea Audio designed its new turntable stand with an eye toward maximizing LP storage.<p>In addition to a stable turntable …

Audiophile

The 8 Best Vinyl Accessories, Picked By an Expert

Whether you’re a beginner, having just bought an entry-level turntable and a solid pair of bookshelf speakers, or you’re an …

Audiophile

Victorinox Swiss Army Jetsetter USB Multi-Tool

Classic functionality meets practical tech with the Jetsetter USB multi-tool. The TSA-friendly tool combines the valuable features you've come to …

Multi-tools

The 10 Best Titanium Watches You Can Buy Right Now

Though the use of titanium in wristwatches dates as far back as 1970 — its use in the Citizen X8 is considered the first — it seems as though the …

Watches

Hisense’s new 80-inch laser TV brings projector-sized picture without the hassle

Hisense showed off a massive 100-inch Laser TV last year at CEDIA 2017. It’s wasn’t like most TVs in the traditional sense, as it was essentially a …

Smart TV

How To Make Meatballs in the Slow Cooker

<b>Make the sauce:</b> Combine the crushed tomatoes, onions, salt, and bay leaf in the bowl of the slow cooker. Stir to combine.<p><b>Prepare the meatball mix:</b> …

Logitech's G305 is an affordable, no-lag wireless gaming mouse

Logitech's extremely-low-latency Lightspeed technology was largely reserved for well-heeled gamers when it first hit the scene last June, but it's a much different story a year later. The peripheral maker has unveiled the G305, a Lightspeed-equipped mouse that costs $60 -- much more justifiable …

Logitech

The Best Cheap 4K TVs

<i>If you buy something through this post, IGN may get a share of the sale. For more, read our Terms of Use.</i><p>The bright and beautiful 4K future is …

Televisions

ViewSonic debuts ultra-portable M1 projector with Harman Kardon speakers

ViewSonic added a new projector to its lineup today. This projector is aimed at consumers that are on-the-go and need to share content quickly and easily. It joins 3 other ultra-portable projectors currently available from ViewSonic, but notably it comes in at the lowest price point.<p>ViewSonic got …

Gear & Gadgets

Guardians of the Galaxy LP

1 <i>of</i> 4<p>By Various Artists $50.00<p>This limited edition, deluxe release of Guardians Of The Galaxy: Awesome Mix Volume 1 is pressed on 180 gram Purple …

Screen Printing

Nintendo’s much sought-after NES Classic is returning this summer, here’s what we know

After first detailing its impending return late last year, Nintendo has made good on its promise to bring back the much sought-after NES Classic Edition console. In a tweet shared tonight, the company announced that will be offering availability starting June 29th. It is expected to be available …

Retrogaming

TEAC AI-503 Integrated Amplifier/DAC Review

<b>PRICE</b> $1,000<p><b>AT A GLANCE</b> <b><br>Plus</b><br>Clear, crisp sound<br>Cool, retro design<br>Can drive efficient speakers to reasonably loud levels <b><br>Minus</b><br>Hi-res Bluetooth requires …

Audiophile

TEAC AI-503 Integrated Amplifier/DAC Review Specs

<b>Specs</b><br>Inputs: Stereo analog (2, 3.5mm front panel), optical digital (1), coaxial digital (1); PC/USB, Bluetooth wireless<br>Outputs: Stereo analog (1), …

Audiophile

Our Definitive Guide to Planning a Train Trip Around Europe

Last month, Eurostar launched twice-daily direct train service from London to Amsterdam. Taking just three hours and 41 minutes from city-center to …

Trains

Onkyo Ships $799 THX-Certified TX-NR787 Receiver

Onkyo has announced the availability of a second mid-priced THX-certified AV receiver, a 9.2-channel follow-up to the 7.2-channel TX-NR686 introduced …

Gear & Gadgets

The Complete Guide To Stir-Fry Cooking [Infographic]

Image: iStock<p>Once you know the basics of stir-frying, an endless variety of quick and healthy dishes will await you. These infographics from Cook …

Cooking

App Allows Mac Users to Control Their Mac from Any iOS Device

• Home<br>• News<br>• App Allows Mac Users to Control Their Mac from Any iOS Device<p>Chris Hauk - May 4, 2018<p>Independent developer, Evgeny Cherpak has released …

Remote Controls

These three Philips LED SceneSwitch bulbs are just $14 right now

This 3-pack of Philips LED A19 SceneSwitch Color Change Light Bulbs is $14.26 on Amazon. This pack normally sells for around $27 and has never …

Home Automation

This 50-inch VIZIO 4K smart TV has Chromecast built in and is on sale for $299

Things that are impossible: Going on Twitter without seeing a spoiler for <i>Infinity War</i>.<p>Things that <i>aren't</i> impossible: Getting a really nice 4K smart TV …

Smart TV

Pick up a 4-Pk. of WeMo Wi-Fi plugs for $70, or a Wi-Fi Dimmer Switch 2-Pk. at $100

This offer has expired!<p>Be sure to follow us on Twitter for the latest deals and more. Sign-up for our newsletters and have our best offers delivered to your inbox daily.<p>Dell currently has a few notable WeMo deals going on right now. Starting off with a 4-pack of Mini Wi-Fi Smart Plugs for <b>$69.99</b> …

Home Automation

PS Audio’s Sprout100 doubles the power on an already impressive amplifier

In 2015, we took a look at PS Audio’s Sprout digital integrated amplifier and liked what we saw, or rather, what we heard. The company managed to …

Audiophile

With AirPort routers discontinued, here are the best alternatives for Mac and iPhone users

Apple has made the long suspected demise of the AirPort line of routers official yesterday, with the remaining inventory being sold off over the next …

Wi-Fi

The Definitive Guide To Every Type Of Tie Knot

A complete guide on how to tie a tie. From the Full Windsor and Four-in-Hand to the Granchester and Bow Tie, mastering these 8 popular tie knots will …

Onkyo's New 7.2-Channel AV Receiver Costs $400

Onkyo has expanded its 2018 AV receiver lineup with a 7.2-channel model that costs only $400.<p>The new TX-SR383, described as a “future-ready hub for …

Onkyo's 2018 receivers bear Atmos, music streaming goodies

Onkyo has taken the wrapping off two new receivers, the TX-NR585 and TX-NR686, which offer the latest surround technologies and multiroom music.<p>Here they come, over the ridge, it's Onkyo's midrange receivers! The TX-NR585 and TX-NR686 bring with them the features you want, including Dolby Atmos and …

Audiophile