A free software upgrade finally allows Sonos streaming music systems to connect directly to home Wi-Fi networks.
After a beta trial is finished, you won't need to buy a Sonos Bridge or wire a speaker to a router, saving $50 on a new system
The Sonos Playbar is cleverly designed and does great fake surround, but it's better suited to current Sonos customers than newcomers.
When hooking up an audio system or sound bar, you generally have to choose an HDMI or optical digital-audio connection. Find out which one is better and why.
Amping up their partnership, users can now immediately click and hear tracks licensed by Spotify on Last.fm's own site.
We tested 20 televisions to see if they could output surround sound via their optical output when fed a signal from an external source.
Sonos has launched an entry-level speaker, the Play:1, at a price set to compete with the wider Bluetooth speaker market. Plus, buyers get a free Bridge until the end of the year.
In an industry where products are superseded annually, designing technology to be consistently upgraded over a decade of use is rare. But that's the Sonos approach to its wireless music revolution.
Sound bars are the cheapest and easiest way to get better sound in your living room. Here's what's important, what's not, and why you should still consider a simple stereo system.
Sound bars have always just been a step up from the yucky speakers built into TVs; the latest Sony, Vizio, and Sharp 'bars are breakthrough designs.