Smart Design Tips for Your Tech (and Your Home)

 If there’s one person who knows organizing, it’s Maxwell Gillingham-Ryan, the founder of The site started out as a services resource for those in small spaces, but it’s morphed into much more and is now a go-to blog and connected community for organizing and home-related advice and tips. So who better to turn to for advice on how to fit tech smartly into your home?

ENVY 27 Display with Beats Audio [Hands-On]

Back around CES time, I clued you guys into a monitor that sounds almost as good as it looksThe ENVY 27 Display with Beats Audio is more than just a monitor. It’s got a 2-speaker setup parked just below screen. It’s got a funky off-center base…..and, if I’m being 100 percent honest, I’m not really using it with my PC right now. But I’ll get to that in a minute.

Make Your PC Audio Rock (in Time for the Grammys)

The big, popular names in current music will hit the stage this coming weekend for the Grammys. That got me thinking: I need to make sure that my current music setup is up to snuff. So, whether you’re rocking a Beats Audio-enabled HP gear – or you just want a couple solid tips for when you crank the tunes on your home PC, this story is for you.


New HP Monitors featuring Beats Audio, IPS panels [Hands-On]

During CES 2013, HP’s announcing a gaggle of new monitors – For the sake of this piece, though, let’s focus on two that stand out to me: The ENVY 27 and the new Pavilion xi-Series. Both have some uniquely sleek looks and pack IPS (Inverse Pane Switching) panels. One, the ENVY 27, even packs in a pair of Beats Audio speakers into the design. I’ve had some quality hands-on time with the new IPS panel being used. Want to hear some initial relatively unfiltered thoughts? Keep reading….

HP’s Ultimate Playlist (Win an HP Pavilion dm4 Beats Edition Laptop)

One laptop, loaded with 160,000 songs (virtually) – you’re helping build the ultimate playlist. Just by helping, you have a chance to win one cool little laptop: The HP Pavilion dm4-3099se Beats Edition. Want to learn more? Click on through....

Flo Rida: The Road to Stardom and the Story Behind “Wild Ones”

“Inside the Actor’s Studio” meets Tweet-up, meets cocktail party, ARTIST #TALK is a place for influencers from the music community to hear the stories behind the music and get to know the artist on a personal basis. And of course, attendees  got to hear Flo Rida’s new album and check out his latest videos through Beats Audio on the ENVY14 SpectreENVY 4ENVY 6Pavilion dm4 Beats EditionTouchSmart 420 and ENVY 23 AIO.

HP’s Beats Audio: Explained

Not all audio is created equal. The Beats audio implementations on HP PCs just sound better than the competition. It’s not just me saying stuff like that. So, while I have beaten that drum time and time again, I wanted to actually talk to the REALexperts about the subject. Victor Lee (His official title: PC, Audio and Video Technologist) took some time to speak with us to help explain in more detail about how Beats Audio works in HP computers.

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