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Yamaha R-N803 Hi-Fi Stereo Receiver Has Millennial Appeal

The Yamaha R-N803 Hi-Fi Stereo Receiver is a 2.1 solution that incorporates the company’s MusicCast multiroom audio technology.

Robert Archer · April 06, 2018

Sonos’s Really Interesting Patent App: Play Music Based on Biometrics Like Sweat

Sonos patent application describes how biometric data like perspiration, pulse or tone of voice could inform an audio system to play music or other content that is most conducive to the listener’s well being.

Julie Jacobson · March 30, 2018

Google Joins Azione, Pushing DIY Voice Control to Smart-Home Pros

Azione Unlimited, a buying group for home-technology pros, adds another DIY vendor to the roster — Google Home — shortly after Sonos joins the group.

Julie Jacobson · March 28, 2018

Sonos Joins First Home-Technology Buying Group Ever – Azione

Sonos, an iconic brand that is both loved and loathed by home-technology pros, has joined its first industry buying group, Azione Unlimited, claiming it is “committed to building stronger relationships with the channel.”

Julie Jacobson · March 13, 2018

Bang & Olufsen Hopes to Revive Vintage Speakers with Wireless Amp

Bang & Olufsen’s new Beocrate four-channel amplifier, with HiFiBerry’s open-source DSP processing tools is designed for high-quality music playback.

Jordan O'Brien · March 06, 2018

Sonos Defeats Denon HEOS Again: Understanding the Patent Lawsuits

Sonos seeks injunction and double damages for D&M’s ‘willful infringement’ of Sonos patents in the Denon HEOS line. Judge invalidates another D&M patent.

Julie Jacobson · February 25, 2018

Yamaha R-N303 Stereo Receiver Brings Modern Technologies to Hi-Fi Category

The Yamaha R-N303 continues the standards the company set when it originally launched its Hi-Fi Player back in 1954.

Robert Archer · February 22, 2018

Lenbrook’s BluOS: The Making of a Wireless Audio Platform

After years trying to work with third-party wireless-audio technologies, Lenbrook developed BluOS in-house to provide high-resolution audio worthy of its NAD and PSB brands.

Robert Archer · February 16, 2018

Mitch Witten: New SVS Wireless Speakers Made for ‘True Listening’ and ‘Immersive’ Audio

SVS aims to move wireless audio beyond mere background music with DTS Play-Fi-based $499 Prime Wireless speakers and $399 Soundbase integrated amp, introduced at CES 2018.

Jason Knott · January 17, 2018

Roku Expands Platform to Include OEM Alliances and Voice Control

Roku is growing its product line through several initiatives that include OEM licensing, and an expansion of the Roku ecosystem through its Roku Entertainment Assistant.

Robert Archer · January 03, 2018