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sound

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Creative Sound Blaster X7

The Creative Sound Blaster X7 offers a ridiculous number of features for the money and sound quality is generally very good, but its appeal is limited.

By May 14, 2015

3.5 stars Editors' rating May 14, 2015
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Creative Sound Blaster Jam

While not without some weaknesses, the Creative Sound Blaster Jam is a strong budget Bluetooth headphone that delivers good sound for its modest price point.

By March 25, 2015

3.5 stars Editors' rating March 25, 2015
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Vizio S2121w-D0 Sound Stand

The Vizio S2121w-D0 Sound Stand is cheap but not a good value, with quality that pales against the competition -- including Vizio's own sound bars.

By September 10, 2014

2.5 stars Editors' rating September 10, 2014
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A better sounding (and much cheaper) alternative to pricey sound bars

The Audiophiliac compares a $380 stereo audio system with one of the very best sound bars, and even he was surprised by what he heard.

By February 6, 2016

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iharmonix Q-i-sound

With real wireless stereo, the Qmadix Iharmonix Q-i-sound lets you cut the cord, but for a high price and with a less-than-desirable design.

By May 29, 2012

3 stars Editors' rating May 29, 2012
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Five ways to boost your Android phone's battery life right now

This collection of apps will not only extend the life of your handset, but could also improve its overall performance.

By February 8, 2016

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Inside Bose's secret research lab

Bose has always taken great pride in its technical innovations and the quality of its products. But new CEO Bob Maresca is betting on a new approach to get Bose to the next level: telling people what this secretive company is all about.

By February 3, 2016

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How to make your headphones sound better than ever

The Audiophiliac on the finer points of headphone listening.

By February 3, 2016

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Bose's amazing 'jumping' car suspension system still blows minds

Bose spent years and millions creating the ultimate car suspension system. A technical success but a commercial flop, it never came to be. CNET got a rare demo.

By February 10, 2016

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I talk like a robot now and it's all Siri's fault

Commentary: My gadgets' voice assistants are cool and convenient, but speaking to a soulless machine has made me sound like one, too.

By February 9, 2016