Bang and Olufsen’s motorized TV stand and Atmos soundbar combo costs nearly $8,000

Today at IFA 2022, Bang & Olufsen introduced the Beosound Theatre Dolby Atmos soundbar, a soundbar that doubles as both a stylish speaker and a TV stand. The Beosound Theatre is an all-in-one sound system, containing 12 speaker drivers, including two custom-made long-stroke 6.5” woofers. If you have grander plans for your audio setup, however, […]

Oppo is bringing its Reno 8 midrange series to Europe

Oppo is launching its Reno 8 series — previously announced for China and India — in Europe and the UK. The Reno 8 Pro sits at the top of the range with almost-flagship features and pricing: £599, or about $698. One of its key spec points is the inclusion of Oppo’s Marisilicon X neural processor […]

Dashlane is ready to replace all your passwords with passkeys

Passwords are dying, long live passkeys. Practically the entire tech industry seems to agree that hexadecimal passwords need to die, and that the best way to replace them is with the cryptographic keys that have come to be known as passkeys. Basically, rather than having you type a phrase to prove you’re you, websites and […]

Nvidia Broadcast support will make virtual green screens easier in OBS Studio

Popular open-source streaming software OBS Studio is getting some new features, including AI-powered virtual backgrounds from Nvidia Broadcast that allow you to change your virtual environment without using a green screen. The feature is far from perfect and won’t replace the quality of a physical green screen, but we can attest that it does a […]

What the Apple Watch Pro needs to succeed

2022 is a big year for smartwatches. Samsung just refreshed its Galaxy Watch lineup with a new “Pro” model, Google is finally releasing a Pixel Watch, Qualcomm launched a new wearable chip, and some Wear OS 2 watches will finally get the upgrade to Wear OS 3. And over in Apple’s camp, the Apple Watch […]

Zenbook 17 Fold OLED review: the best foldable yet

Ever since Samsung Display showed off a 17-inch foldable OLED screen last May, laptop enthusiasts (myself included) have been waiting for the form factor of the future to hit shelves. After all, many of even the most exciting laptop releases of this year have been updates to long-standing designs – a 17-inch foldable is one […]

Portal 2 is the last free Xbox 360 Games with Gold title

Portal 2 will be the last Xbox 360 game available free to Xbox Live Gold subscribers through Microsoft’s Games with Gold program. Microsoft announced last month that Xbox Games with Gold will no longer include Xbox 360 games in October, simply because the company has “reached the limit of our ability to bring Xbox 360 […]

LG’s first bendable OLED TV lets you pick between flat or curved modes

LG has announced its first bendable OLED TV which works either completely flat or as a curved display. The LG OLED Flex (model LX3) is a 42-inch OLED TV that bends into a curved (900R) TV thanks to LG’s latest display technology. Curved displays are suited for a more immersive gaming experience, while flat screens […]

NASA moves next Artemis I rocket launch attempt to September 3rd

Clear your plans on Saturday: NASA says we’re going to have a rocket launch. The space agency moved the date for the next Artemis I rocket launch attempt to Saturday, September 3rd, after determining that the initial plan for Friday was going to run into bad weather. There was a 60 percent chance that the […]

Samsung adds more free channels and content to its TV Plus lineup

Samsung’s bringing more content to TV Plus, its free, ad-supported streaming package that’s built into a range of Samsung devices and available on the web. The update introduces several new shows, such as Top Gear, Law & Order Special Victims Unit, NCIS, and Chicago Fire. In addition to the new shows, TV Plus is getting […]