How to Make Your iPhone 6 Speaker Louder

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While there are a ton of Bluetooth speakers to choose from that can boost your iPhone’s audio volume and quality, sometimes you just need a quick and dirty method for making your iPhone’s speaker louder. Here are some tricks that you can use to amplify your iPhone 6’s speaker. Let’s be real: Bluetooth speakers cost […]

Nexus 6: 5 Features Buyers Will Love

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The Nexus 6 is packed full of features that will give you phone envy, and below we’re going to show off a few of those for prospective buyers that may still be on the fence regarding this big and expensive new flagship Android smartphone. Google announced the brand new Nexus 6 last month along with […]

Nexus 9 Hands-on: Front Facing Speakers and Video Playback

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It’s finally here. Google’s brand new HTC Nexus 9 tablet was released this morning on the Google Play Store, Best Buy, and is coming soon to many more retailers around the globe and in the United States. However, many buyers are still on the fence, so below is a quick video showing off a few […]

How to Get Better MacBook Sound While Traveling

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MacBooks offer decent sound when playing movies and music, but it’s certainly not the best experience. Here’s how you can improve the audio of your MacBook while out on the go. Whether your staying at a hotel or a friends house, you may have the urge to watch a movie on your MacBook. Obviously, watching […]

How to Amplify Your iPhone Speaker

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While there are a ton of Bluetooth speakers to choose from that can boost your iPhone’s audio volume and quality, sometimes you just need a quick and dirty method for making your iPhone’s speaker louder. Here are some tricks that you can use. Let’s be real: Bluetooth speakers cost money, and you don’t have $50 […]

How to Use a Bluetooth Speaker with Your iPhone

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Sometimes your iPhone’s speaker just doesn’t cut it when listening to music, which is why Bluetooth speakers have become so popular. Here’s how to use one with your iPhone. Bluetooth speakers come in all shapes and sizes, and they’re pretty much a dime a dozen nowadays. You can pick one up practically anywhere and they […]

5 Best iPhone 5s Speaker Docks

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The Lightning connector that was revealed first on the iPhone 5 in 2012 is finally starting to gain ubiquity. All but two devices that Apple sells currently have the Lightning connector, which means that all the new accessories we’ve been seeing are more than likely equipped with Lightning. We went over some speaker docks about […]

Fugoo Bluetooth Speaker Line Features Robust Build for the Outdoorsman

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Bluetooth speakers are a dime a dozen these days, but we rarely see one that’s rugged and meant for the ultimate outdoorsman. Fugoo thinks it has a solution with its new line of Bluetooth speakers that are waterproof, shockproof, dustproof and pretty much any other protection that you need. The speaker consists of an inner […]

Wren V5AP AirPlay Speaker: Great Sound but Needs Update

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The Wren V5AP AirPlay Speaker looks attractive and pushes great sound, but the company made the unfortunate choice of shipping it with the old 30-pin Apple dock connector. When someone pays $400 for a speaker alone, they shouldn’t need a $20 adapter to set it up. Despite that we really liked the speaker. Here’s what […]

Jawbone Mini Jambox Arrives with Big Sound in a Small Package

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Jawbone has announced the Mini Jambox, which is a smaller and lighter brethren of the original and Big Jambox that the company released a couple years ago and last year, respectively. The speaker is just a little over six inches long and less than an inch thick, and it’s meant to be a traveling companion […]

Spotify Connect Streams Music Wirelessly to Compatible Speakers

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In an effort to get in on the hardware game, Spotify has announced a new service called Connect, which allows Spotify users to stream music wirelessly from their devices to compatible WiFi speakers. The company is partnering up with a handful of popular speaker manufacturers to add support for Connect, including Bang & Olufsen, Philips, Pioneer, […]

Braven 850 and 855s Review: Great Wireless Sound… at a Price

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We’ve reviewed a slew of speakers for use with mobile devices, but the Braven 850 and 855s Bluetooth battery-powered 20-watt speakers grabbed our attention like no other thanks to great sound and battery life, plus a unique trick. This pair of speakers will hook up wirelessly to double the sound filling a large conference room, or […]

Meet the $13,000 iPad Speaker You Sit In

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The SonicChair is one of the most expensive iPad and iPhone accessories money can buy. The iPad speaker surrounds users with crystal clear sound and vibrates to transmit bass tones. The SonicChair is a personal music nirvana that can be cranked up to body-shaking volumes without disturbing others too much. The three 8″ speakers are placed […]

iHome iW2 AirPlay Speakers fit Smaller Environments with Decent Sound

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The new iHome iW2 AirPlay speaker system streams your audio from an iPad, iPhone or iPod Touch fitting nicely into a smaller environment like your office, a kitchen or on a shelf at work or home. The sound could be better but for anyone looking for some background music, it’s a good choice. The AirPlay standard created […]

DBEST London Duo and Solo Bluetooth Speakers Review

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The DBEST London Duo and Solo Bluetooth Speakers look more like a toys your kid would use than nice Bluetooth speakers for your smartphone, tablet or notebook, but they produce surprisingly good sound for such a small package and offer amazing convenience for portable sound. I like the interesting design and quality. The rubberized case of […]

Sonastand: The Acoustic iPhone Stand Apple Should Have Designed

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Sonastand is the latest iPhone accessory Kickstarter project I’m supporting. The Sonastand is an acoustic stand for the iPhone that has the aethstetics you’d expect from Apple’s own designers and that makes the built-in speaker sound significantly louder. The Sonastand may be for you if you find yourself cupping your hand to redirect the iPhone’s […]

Jawbone Jambox Neck Chain Makes This Bluetooth Boombox Old School

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If you saw our holiday gift guides you know that some of us are fans of the Jawbone Jambox, a compact Bluetooth speaker with big sound. Today at CES we caught up with the Jawbone team and were highly amused to see them wearing the Jamboxes around their necks like we’d suddenly traveled back to […]

Samsung Readies High-End Galaxy Smartphone Speaker Dock With Analog Audio

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Audio seems to be the next big thing to differentiate smartphones and tablets. Manufacturers have partnered with SRS Audio, Dolby Labs, Monster (via Nokia accessories), and even Beats Audio (through HTC smartphones) to deliver better tunes ‘just as the artist intended’ on mobile devices. Now, Samsung is taking it a step further with its own […]

JBL On Air Wireless AirPlay Speaker Dock Delivers AirPlay Audio for $350

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HARMAN is releasing a new set of AirPlay enabled speakers under the JBL name which allow users to stream audio wirelessly using Apple AirPlay technology. The JBL On Air Wireless AirPlay speaker dock supports wireless streaming and has a dock for charging and playing audio. The JBL On Air Wireless AirPlay speaker dock will give wireless AirPlay […]

House of Marley iPod Accessories and Headphones at CES

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Rohan Marley, the son of music legend Bob Marley, launched a line of iPod and iPhone accessories at CES 2011. Reggae fans will instantly recognize the names behind the accessories. The Jammin, Freedom and Destiny  lines of earbuds and iPod docks stand out in the sea of iAccessories. Many of the accessories feature wood grain, […]