Ryan Waniata is an audio engineer, musician, composer, and all-around lover of all things tech, audio, and cinema. Hailing originally from Montana, Ryan received his bachelor degree from the University of Montana in composition and technology. He later studied audio engineering at the Conservatory of Recording Arts and Sciences in Tempe, AZ, then packed up for Nashville, where he spent a couple of years playing and recording music in various studios and local venues. Ryan now makes his home in Portland, OR. Feel free to contact him on twitter, or check in with him at Digital Trends to get the scoop on all the latest in tech, film, and music.
Audiophile sound and wireless headphones are rarely uttered in the same sentence, but Beyerdynamic hopes to change all that with the new Xelento Wireless, which sports premium components and a gorgeous design.
Yamaha unveils its latest sound bar aimed at the cheap seats. Called the Yamaha 106, the bar is the latest iteration of the company's entry-level bar, offering HDMI connection and on-board subwoofers for just $200.