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Review: Paradigm Shift A2 speakers offer flexible inputs, perky sound

The Shift A2, from venerable speaker maker Paradigm, offers good sound (and just as good looks) in a desktop speaker than can be run solo or in pairs.

The Week in iOS Accessories: You have the power

It's a double-sized, doubly good edition of our iOS-accessories roundup! This week, we've got new ways to hear music, new ways to mount your iPad, and plenty of new ways to power up.

Review: Sonos's Playbar is a great soundbar for its price

The Playbar is one of the best soundbars in its price range, but it can’t compete with a midrange AV receiver and a 5.1-channel speaker configuration.

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Review: B&W's A7 AirPlay speaker offers outstanding sound

Bowers & Wilkins' A7 AirPlay speaker is, put simply, acoustically incredible.

Jawbone says hackers stole MyTalk user information

Jawbone, the company behind Bluetooth accessories like the Jambox and various earpieces, on Wednesday told customers that its MyTalk service had been compromised by attackers.

Macworld/iWorld Video: Cool products on and off the show floor

In this excerpt from a Macworld/iWorld session on cool products, senior editor Christopher Breen talks speakers.

Sonos enters home theater market with wireless soundbar

Facing new competition in the wireless multi-room audio system market that it dominates now, Sonos seeks to expand into the home-theater audio market.

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Review: Jabra Solemate beats Jambox at its own game

The Jabra Solemate takes many design cues from the Jawbone Jambox. And it makes a couple small improvements, too.

Cool Products - Macworld iWorld 2013

Editors talk about cool products they saw at Macworld/iWorld 2013, as well as cool products beyond the annual trade show.

Review: Logitech UE Smart Radio a solid music-streaming radio hampered by software

The UE Smart Radio is a capable music streamer with access to both your local tunes and all the online services you could want. The rechargeable battery makes the compact unit even more portable. What holds the Smart Radio back from being a better product is the flaky desktop and mobile software.

The Week in iOS Accessories: Weigh out!

This week's roundup of new iOS accessories offers ways to listen to music, weigh your baby, and plug in your favorite instrument.