Do you trust Amazon Alexa?

Last week, Bloomberg reported that Amazon employees might just be listening to your Alexa commands. But do Echo owners care? Amazon employs thousands of people around the world to improve performance of the Alexa digital assistant, and recordings are transcribed and fed back into the system to prevent gaps in […]

James Loudspeaker debuts “Mavericks Architectural Cinema” division

Nevada-based James Loudspeaker designs and manufactures high-performance speakers for residential and commercial applications, and has announced the formation of the Mavericks Architectural Cinema (MAC) division. It will focus on the design, engineering and product specification of high-performance cinema sound systems. James Loudspeaker says the Mavericks cinema speakers provide “ultra-wide bandwidth, […]

Sony unveils pricing for new MASTER series TVs

Sony has announced pricing and spring/summer availability for the new flagship MASTER Series televisions, along with other new LCD and OLED TV models, announced earlier this year at CES 2019. They will be available at Best Buy, Amazon and authorized dealers nationwide from now, unless otherwise specified. The line-up includes […]

AirPlay 2 update issued for Onkyo and Pioneer receivers

Onkyo and Pioneer have released firmware updates that will add Apple AirPlay 2 capabilities to certain AV products, as originally announced on January 8th. The Onkyo update covers the line-up from the high-end PR-RZ5100 AVR, released in 2016, to the TX-NR686 model, released in 2018. The selected Onkyo range with […]

The Midnight Man – Blu-ray Review

During the Golden Age of Hollywood, Burt Lancaster could be counted upon to lead both trenchant dramas as well as exciting adventure films with great skill and style. However, he also made two forays behind the camera as a director as well; the first was the frontier Western The Kentuckian […]

Warner Archive: “The Golden Arrow” on Blu-ray

THE GOLDEN ARROW (1962) NEW 2019 1080p HD MASTER Run Time 91:00 Subtitles English SDH Sound Quality DTS HD-Master Audio 2.0 – English Aspect Ratio 2.35:1, 16 X 9 LETTERBOX Product Color COLOR Disc Configuration BD 25 Bandit chief Hassan (Tab Hunter) infiltrates Damascus with a daring plan. Impersonating a […]

Weekly RoundUp 4-23-2019

Where to find the Best Deals on Movies & TV Shows on 4k/UHD, Blu-ray and DVD… The Features     – A Face in the Crowd – 1957     – Alien – 1979     – Destroyer – 2018     – The House of the Seven Gables – […]

Game of Thrones creates unprecendented media buzz

The season premiere of Game of Thrones was the most talked about episode of all time, according to a new study by musicMagpie. As well as shattering ratings records, the first episode of season 8 saw a record breaking amount of conversation on Twitter, with 3,857,823 tweets posted discussing it. […]

New Logitech universal remote takes on Alexa voice control

  Logitech has announced the Harmony Express, a universal voice remote that will control a home theater or entertainment system with Amazon Alexa built-in. ‘Press-and-Ask’ is the function which will allow users to watch TV, access streaming apps or change channel. “We designed Harmony Express as an entirely reimagined Harmony […]