Vizio Launches Crave Pro and Crave 360 SmartCast Speakers

Wireless speakers with multi-room streaming capabilities are part of a rapidly expanding category of lifestyle audio. To the forest of available options, you can now add Vizio’s Crave 360 and Crave Pro SmartCast speakers, which leverage the Google Cast wireless ecosystem.

Apple Announces Recall on Wireless Speakers

Apple today announced a voluntary recall on Beats Pill XL speakers after determining that the speakers, in rare cases, may overheat and pose a fire safety risk. The speakers have been sold by Apple since January 2014. Apple has requested that anyone who owns a Beats Pill XL speaker stop using it immediately and contact […]

Paradigm redesigns its Monitor Series Speakers

Mississauga based Paradigm this week announced its redesigned Monitor Series loudspeakers for music and home theater.

The company says the Monitor Series 7 features smaller floorstanding and center-channel speakers with a more streamlined and linear aesthetic plus a number of new technology innovations previously found on the company’s higher end Reference series.

Health Canada announces recall of Paradigm Subwoofer

Health Canada today announced the recall of the Paradigm Cinema 70CT Subwoofer which the agency says contains an amplifier which can overheat when the speaker system is played at high outputs for an extended period of time, posing a fire hazard to consumers.

The agency says just under 7,500 units of the affected subwoofers were sold at various retailers across Canada between October 2004 and August 2010.