This portable Bluetooth speaker from Anker is so good, I forgot how affordable it was

The Soundcore Motion X500 is portable and powerful. Jack Wallen/ZDNETZDNET’s key takeawaysThe Anker Soundcore Motion X500 is available now on Amazon for $170.Brilliant, on-the-go sound capable of pleasing even discerning ears, 12 hours of playtime, and an app that is simple to use for custom equalization.The EQ presets aren’t nearly as impressive as they could … Read more

Speaker Johnson fires warning shot as Senate prepares to vote on Ukraine aid

Speaker Mike Johnson (R-La.) fired a warning shot at the Senate’s foreign aid package Monday night, criticizing the $95.3 billion supplemental as the upper chamber inches closer to a final vote on the legislation. In a statement, Johnson slammed the package for excluding border security provisions — ”the Senate’s foreign aid bill is silent on the … Read more

Epsilon W35 Xi speaker: specs, price, availability

Hail the orb! High-end French audio hardware manufacturer Elipson has a brand-new Death Star-esque orboid speaker worthy of worrying any self-respecting Alderaanian. It is called the W35 Xi. At £699 ($876) it’s a pricey boombox but not far off from similar speakers made by other premium audio companies. (It’s even slightly cheaper than Sonos’ standout … Read more

The Frame has become such a hit that Samsung is making a speaker version

Samsung’s The Frame TV has enjoyed huge success in recent years because it blends into the home in a way that’s much more aesthetically pleasing than the drab black rectangles you get from conventional TVs. With customizable bezels (including stylish wood options), a matte screen, and a huge collection of renowned artwork that appears on … Read more

Skullcandy Kilo Review: A Cheap Shower-Friendly Bluetooth Speaker

Bluetooth speakers have become so ubiquitous and affordable that you no longer need to rely on one or even two speakers to meet all your mobile audio needs. These days, there’s a Bluetooth speaker for nearly any use case, from boom boxes to power your backyard barbecue to ultra-portable models. Plus, the ever-important shower speaker … Read more

Marjorie Taylor Greene creates multiple headaches for new Speaker

Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene (R-Ga.) is reviving her rabble-rousing ways, creating new headaches for Speaker Mike Johnson (R-La.) as he settles into his role leading the House GOP conference’s razor-thin majority. Greene arrived on Capitol Hill in 2021 as a conservative firebrand who quickly emerged as a nuisance for top lawmakers. That changed when former … Read more

Ex-US House Speaker Kevin McCarthy says he will leave Congress

By David Morgan WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Republican Kevin McCarthy, who won and lost the role of Speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives in a tumultuous nine months this year, said in a Wall Street Journal column on Wednesday that he will leave Congress, bringing an end to his congressional career. “I have decided to … Read more

Speaker Johnson Says ‘I Believe’ GOP Has Votes To Formalize Biden Impeachment Inquiry

House Speaker Mike Johnson (R-La.) said Saturday that he believes Republicans have the support needed to formalize their impeachment inquiry into Joe Biden, although there is no evidence of the president’s wrongdoing at the moment. House Republicans have been trying to dig up dirt on Biden for months. Johnson said that holding a floor vote … Read more

Speaker Johnson says he believes GOP has the votes for Biden impeachment inquiry

House Speaker Mike Johnson said Saturday he believes Republicans have the votes to launch a formal impeachment inquiry into President Joe Biden. “I believe we will,” Johnson told Fox News of a GOP-led impeachment inquiry. “I suspect no Democrats will assist in this effort, but they should.” Johnson added Republicans “have a duty to do … Read more