Billy Steele

Senior News Editor

Still recovering from an awkward band phase as a guitarist who dreamt of world tours, 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

04.12.19
Stream Coachella performances live on YouTube this weekend
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Stream Coachella performances live on YouTube this weekend

Kacey Musgraves, Childish Gambino, Janelle Monae, Blackpink and more are scheduled to perform.

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04.04.19
Amazon is working on an Alexa-powered AirPods competitor
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Amazon is working on an Alexa-powered AirPods competitor

Bloomberg's sources claim they're coming later this year

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04.03.19
The Powerbeats Pro are Beats' first true wireless earbuds
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The Powerbeats Pro are Beats' first true wireless earbuds

Apple's H1 chip from the new AirPods is packed inside.

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04.02.19
Teenage Engineering's new pocket synth is a collaboration with Ghostly
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Teenage Engineering's new pocket synth is a collaboration with Ghostly

Complete with sounds from Steve Hauschildt.

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03.20.19
Grado Labs GW100 review: A blessing and a curse
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Grado Labs GW100 review: A blessing and a curse

The company’s first wireless headphones offer its trademark sound with caveats.

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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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