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Andrew Nichols

Andrew Nichols

Andrew is a journalist and educator living in the Providence area. He was previously the Editor-in-Chief of a gaming and tech website, and the Managing Editor of his university newspaper, The Torch. He received his Bachelors in Writing and Masters in Teaching from the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth.

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Andrew's Latest Posts

11 CEDIA Talks You Can’t Miss at ISE 2019

There’s plenty to see at ISE 2019, but don’t miss these CEDIA Talks covering topics like DC microgrids, cinema grades, and mass sensorization.

Andrew Nichols · January 30, 2019

Rumor: Sonos to Add Over-Ear Headphones?

A recent Bloomberg.com post suggests Sonos may be looking to enter the headphones category with its own wireless, over-ear design.

Andrew Nichols · January 24, 2019

Sony Moves European HQ to the Netherlands Citing Brexit Concerns

In the midst of Brexit uncertainties, Sony is uprooting its U.K-based headquarters in favor of the Netherlands. Operations in the new headquarters are slated to begin in April.

Andrew Nichols · January 23, 2019

CES 2019 Day 3 in Tweets

A roundup of CES 2019 tweets that summarize a bunch of the latest and greatest new tech to grace the show floor.

Andrew Nichols · January 10, 2019

CES 2019 Day 2 in Tweets

A roundup of CES 2019 tweets that summarize a bunch of the latest and greatest new tech to grace the show floor.

Andrew Nichols · January 09, 2019

Sonos Delays Google Assistant Introduction to 2019, Begins Private Beta

The wait continues for those looking to ask Google Assistant questions via Sonos, but keen Sonos fans can sign up for private beta testing taking place over the next few months.

Andrew Nichols · December 11, 2018

That CEDIA Podcast with Julie Jacobson on 2018 Home Tech Happenings and 2019 Trends

Julie Jacobson, with CEDIA podmeisters Ed Wenck and Walt Zerbe, recap the year in home technology, shame the guest on bad 2018 predictions, and discuss trends for 2019 in CEDIA Tech Council Podcast #89

Andrew Nichols · December 07, 2018

Tom Cruise PSA: Turn off HDTV Motion Smoothing, Avoid ‘Soap-Opera Effect’

Taking to Twitter, Tom Cruise wages war on video interpolation (motion smoothing), garnering thousands of responses from A/V geeks and jokesters alike.

Andrew Nichols · December 06, 2018

The 17 Best Stories of 2018 That CE Pros Never Read

In 2018, many CE Pros skipped a lot of important business articles in favor of lighter fare. Let’s change that.

Andrew Nichols · December 03, 2018

DISH Releases 21 James Bond Flicks in 4K for Holiday Binge-Watching

DISH has partnered with EPIX and Layer3 TV to expand its UHD 4K video-on-demand library to include 21 classic James Bond films along with a few modern blockbusters.

Andrew Nichols · November 20, 2018