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Connected Cars: Not Just Science Fiction Anymore

Satellite, cellular, and Wi-Fi connections are opening up new worlds of applications and content for the automobile.


Calibrate Your Home-Theater Audio

Great home-theater audio gear demands great sound quality. To get that quality, you need to know your room.


Free Player MusicBee Floats Like a Butterfly

Simple, speedy, and lightweight audio-only player MusicBee is worth checking out.

Sony Joins Hands with J.K. Rowling for Pottermore

Sony partners with Harry Potter author J.K. Rowling to fashion an interactive online site with games and exclusive audio and e-books.

Traktor Pro Plows Through DJ Mixing Challenges

High-end DJ mixing software Traktor Pro has a plethora of features and wide hardware support.

Denon AH-C560R in-ear headphones

Just about anyone would enjoy the AH-C560R. Its audio detail is good without brightness or harshness, and the overall balance is good enough that the slight emphasis on lower frequencies won't offend most listeners.


Speedy, Simple, and Free: Music Player Clementine is a Darling

Organize and play back your music collection with thoughtful, multiplatform app Clementine.

The Best Web Apps and Online Services: Get the Most Out of the Cloud

By using Web-based applications and storing your files online, you can work from anywhere, on any device, for next to nothing.

Cloud Music Services Let You Enjoy Tunes Everywhere

Listen to top songs and discover new artists through personalized online radio stations, or upload your own songs to a digital music locker for playback on any device.


Technology Helps Pope Extend Reach into Space

Pope Benedict XVI has become the first pontiff to communicate directly with astronauts in orbit.