Billy Steele

Senior News Editor

Still recovering from an awkward band phase as a guitarist in a rock band, Billy now covers the audio beat, spanning everything from headphones to streaming. He lives in the great state of North Carolina where a good biscuit is the only thing that matters. He's also a Cheez-It expert and a graphic designer on nights and weekends.

Articles by Billy Steele

01.07.19
A Roland keyboard has Alexa built-in for voice control while you play
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A Roland keyboard has Alexa built-in for voice control while you play

And the Alexa Skill will eventually be available for other instruments.

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01.07.19
Sony's wireless turntable offers gain control and an automatic tone arm
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Sony's wireless turntable offers gain control and an automatic tone arm

Fine-tuning your record listening experience.

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01.07.19
Sony adds Alexa to its stellar WH-1000XM3 headphones
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Sony adds Alexa to its stellar WH-1000XM3 headphones

Even the older WH-1000XM2 and WI-1000X will receive the update.

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01.07.19
Sennheiser's Ambeo 3D audio soundbar goes on sale in May for $2,499
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Sennheiser's Ambeo 3D audio soundbar goes on sale in May for $2,499

The company's 3D audio speaker is almost ready for your living room.

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01.07.19
JBL targets spring arrival for its Android TV-powered Link Bar
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JBL targets spring arrival for its Android TV-powered Link Bar

The Google Assistant soundbar was announced at Google I/O in May.

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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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