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Rovi Buys TiVo for $1.1B

Deal combines TiVo’s 10 million customers with Rovi’s 18 million to create a company with $800M in revenue. Sales price is 40% current stock value. TiVo brand name will be adopted.

Jason Knott · April 29, 2016

Monitor Audio Designs Audiophile Architectural Loudspeaker: The Platinum In-Wall II

The Platinum In-Wall II is a three-way reference architectural loudspeaker designed to reproduce the dynamics necessary for today’s movie soundtracks and high-resolution audio.

Robert Archer · April 26, 2016

The Art of Music in Its Highest Form

Enjoy an audiophile music player without giving up the features and functionality that make it true whole-house entertainment.

Advertorial · April 26, 2016

Can High Resolution Audio be Trojan Horse for Home Automation?

Control4 breaks new ground by including HRA streaming services in $600 EA-1 smart-home controller. Will the bet pay off?

Julie Jacobson · April 25, 2016

Denon Adds Bluetooth, High-Res Audio Playback to HEOS Wireless Whole-House System

The newly redesigned line of HEOS wireless multiroom audio products now features Bluetooth options to allow homeowners to easily connect computers and smart devices to their HEOS products.

Robert Archer · April 22, 2016

PS Audio Launches ONE Music Project to Support Musicians

A collaborative effort between PS Audio, an audiophile group, and a music production veteran aims to help support musicians and quality recordings.

Robert Archer · April 21, 2016

Hands On: Elura By Sonance Speakers Make a Loud Statement

WAVE Electronics makes its debut into the architectural loudspeaker category with its Elura by Sonance brand of performance loudspeakers.

Robert Archer · April 20, 2016

Startup Nativ Launches High-Resolution Audio System

Newly announced high-resolution audio system from startup Nativ supports Apple Music and Spotify and stores up to 4TB of music.

Robert Archer · April 15, 2016

MoCA 2.5 Spec Released with 2Gbps Data Rate

The Multimedia over Coax Alliance (MoCA) has released its MoCA 2.5 specification that enables actual data rates of 2Gbps, plus additional features for network management and security.

Jason Knott · April 13, 2016

Yamaha Augments Wireless MusicCast Line with WXA-50 Amp & WXC-50 Preamp

The $500 WXA-50 can be used in tandem with speakers to create a wireless audio zone, while the $350 WXC-50 can be paired with an amp or A/V receiver to add a zone of wireless audio.

Robert Archer · April 12, 2016