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Sony SRS-X5

While it doesn't play as loud when it's on battery power, the Sony SRS-X5 holds its own against the top Bluetooth speakers in its size and price class.

Jun. 17, 2014

4 stars Editor's rating Jun. 17, 2014
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Nintendo 3DS XL

Three years in, the Nintendo 3DS handheld has become a seriously good game device -- especially for fans of Nintendo's classic gaming franchises -- and the XL is the one you should buy.

Feb. 21, 2014

4 stars Editor's rating Feb. 21, 2014
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Bose SoundTouch 20

The Bose SoundTouch 20 is a likeable streaming speaker with capable performance and great sound, but it needs to support more music services.

Mar. 25, 2014

3.5 stars Editor's rating Mar. 25, 2014
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Bose SoundLink Bluetooth Speaker III

Though it remains somewhat pricey, the Bose SoundLink Bluetooth Speaker III is a superlative portable wireless loudspeaker, improving on its already impressive predecessor.

Feb. 18, 2014

4 stars Editor's rating Feb. 18, 2014
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Nintendo 2DS

At $130, the 2DS offers a huge array of compelling software and makes for a great entry-level gaming system to the uninitiated first-time gamer. Just be sure to buy a protective case along with it, too.

Oct. 2, 2013

3.5 stars Editor's rating Oct. 2, 2013
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Bose QuietComfort 20

Despite some downsides, including a high price, the Bose QuietComfort 20 offers the best noise-canceling in an in-ear headphone and should tempt frequent travelers looking for a more compact alternative to a full-size NC headphone, such as the Bose QuietComfort 15.

Oct. 31, 2013

4 stars Editor's rating Oct. 31, 2013
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'Game of Thrones' intro gets the 8-bit treatment

What do you get when you mix the "Game of Thrones" intro with Super Mario World? Something awesome, of course.

By May. 13, 2014

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Sony touts streaming, Nintendo reveals Amiibo

At E3 2014, Sony shows off new PlayStation hardware and services for streaming, and Nintendo demos Amiibo toy figurines that work with Wii U and 3DS games.

By Jun. 10, 2014

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PS4 helps Sony topple Nintendo sales for first time in eight years

Sony sales surpassed Nintendo sales in fiscal 2013 thanks in part to the strength of the PS4, but also weaker sales of the Wii U.

By Jun. 9, 2014

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Nintendo Wii U

Despite some clever dual-screen gaming mechanics, the Wii U's lack of compelling exclusive software and an overall unpolished user experience make it tough to recommend in its current state.

Nov. 17, 2012

3 stars Editor's rating Nov. 17, 2012