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TechHive: How speakers work

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We often take it for granted that sound just comes out of speakers, but how they work is interesting -- and important to their placement.

The Week in iOS Accessories: Big fan, big fan

Just when we think we’ve seen everything, we come across an iOS accessory that helps us keep our cool. That and more in this week's roundup of new iOS accessories.

Geneva Sound System Model XS offers big sound despite small size

Geneva's Sound System Model XS is a portable, Bluetooth-enabled speaker system with a built-in alarm clock that sticks to the company's unique design aesthetic.

The Week in iOS Accessories: Driving and biking

This week’s roundup of iOS accessories features products for drivers, bikers, and recyclers.

iHome iD9 is an affordable, simple, and capable speaker dock

The iD9 is a fairly simple speaker dock for the iPad, iPhone, and iPod, and its price reflects that. But the iD9 sounds good for the money.

TechHive: How many speakers is enough?

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The right speaker setup depends on your specific needs and what you want from your audio. You need to take into account space, volume (loudness), and how the speakers will be used. Do you have a big room or a small room? Do you live in an apartment or house? Do you watch a lot of movies or spend most of your audio time listening to music? How much money do you have to spend? We cover the basics.

Sound Kick Bluetooth speaker offers affordable, acceptable sound

Soundfreaq's Sound Kick is a decent, if underwhelming, Bluetooth speaker.

The Week in iOS Accessories: Sights and sounds

This week’s roundup of iOS accessories features products that help you write, take pictures, do business, listen to music, and stay powered up for all of these activities.

Sonos Sub adds big bass presence

If the Sonos multi-room music units you're currently using lack the kind of bass frequencies you crave, get to the bottom of the Sonos Sub.

The Week in iOS Accessories: Making everything better

This week’s roundup of iOS accessories includes products that help you play better, work harder, listen more clearly, and simply do more of what you like to do with your iPhone and iPad.