Billy Steele

Senior News Editor

A tech writer by day and a graphic designer by night, Billy was ushered into the gadget world by an Atari and its vices: Frogger and Grand Prix. Little did he know that this was training for the undefeated seasons he would string together in NCAA Football (RIP). He covers the audio beat, spanning everything from headphones to streaming. He's also a Cheez-It expert.

Articles by Billy Steele

11.01.18
Jaybird's Tarah Pro wireless earbuds offer 14 hours of music for $160
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Jaybird's Tarah Pro wireless earbuds offer 14 hours of music for $160

Customize the EQ to your ears with a quick hearing test.

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10.30.18
Audio-Technica debuts a wireless model of its popular M50x headphones
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Audio-Technica debuts a wireless model of its popular M50x headphones

The M50xBT are competitively priced at $199, complete with 40-hour battery life.

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10.16.18
Fox Sports’ new virtual studio runs on Unreal Engine
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Fox Sports’ new virtual studio runs on Unreal Engine

Realism and versatility thanks to a hand from Epic Games.

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10.16.18
Mighty returns with a redesigned offline Spotify player
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Mighty returns with a redesigned offline Spotify player

The Mighty Vibe's improvements include better range and consistent battery life.

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10.12.18
Akai's MPK Mini Play is a compact battery-powered beats machine
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Akai's MPK Mini Play is a compact battery-powered beats machine

A portable version of the company's MPK Mini will cost you $129.

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01.07.17
Sony's flagship soundbar kicks out room-filling audio
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Sony's flagship soundbar kicks out room-filling audio

The 7.1.2 channel HT-ST5000 does Dolby Atmos material justice, with sound flying in from overhead and behind.

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09.04.14
Google's Megan Smith named America's new CTO
09.04.14

Google's Megan Smith named America's new CTO

After the announcement that America's current CTO Todd Park was stepping down, rumors swirled that...

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