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Neil Young to take on Apple's iTunes Music Store

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Singer plans to launch 'high-resolution' downloads service, saying he wants 'to save the sound of music' with Pono projectIf Neil Young has his way, the future will be Pono. The 66-year-old singer is planning to take on Apple's iTunes Music Store, launching a "high-resolution" downloads service and releasing his own...
Neil Young to take on Apple's iTunes Music Store

Hands-on with Immersion HD Integrator hi-fi haptics

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It was just over a year ago when we met with the folks from Immersion, and they showed us a prototype handset packing its HD haptics technology. Since that time, the piezoelectric actuator that makes the tactile magic possible has gone into mass production, and the first commercial device...
Hands-on with Immersion HD Integrator hi-fi haptics

Why are audiophiles afraid to admit they're audiophiles?

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You don't have to own an expensive hi-fi to be an audiophile. You just have to enjoy listening -- really listening -- to music. [Read more]...
Why are audiophiles afraid to admit they're audiophiles?

High-end audio on the cheap

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By carefully selecting used high-end gear, you can assemble a great hi-fi and save a bundle. [Read more]...
High-end audio on the cheap

Listen before you buy a hi-fi, what a great idea

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Today's hi-fi buyers rarely get to compare one speaker with another to see which sounds the best. That happens every day at In Living Stereo in NYC! [Read more]...
Listen before you buy a hi-fi, what a great idea
BeatBlaster app turns your iPad into a jaw-dropping Hi-Fi sound system
Check out this redonkulous 300W iPhone portable DJ controller/Hi-Fi Party Machine, available now

Google+ Hangouts Studio Mode Lets Musicians Stream Concerts With Pristine Sound Quality

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Google wants Hangouts On Air to become the way musicians stream concerts from their garage or the stadium, so today it launches Studio Mode, an option that lets broadcasters optimize sound quality for real-time music instead of voice. Studio Mode makes a big difference, turning the noisy digital gargle into...
Google+ Hangouts Studio Mode Lets Musicians Stream Concerts With Pristine Sound Quality

If the next Xbox and PlayStation block used games, the whole industry will be shaken to its core

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As both Microsoft and Sony prepare to unveil their next major video game consoles, there has been a lot of rumors about what they’ll offer both in terms of hardware specifications and software functionality. One of the most contentious rumors is that at least one of these systems will require...
If the next Xbox and PlayStation block used games, the whole industry will be shaken to its core

Cocktail Audio X10 CD copier and music streamer

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A rip-roaring trade? Review  The Cocktail Audio X10 is a compact hi-fi component with a network connection for internet radio, audio streaming from shared devices and file transfer. It’s fitted with a 500GB or 1TB hard disk, which serves as your music library, either for existing digital audio files that...
Cocktail Audio X10 CD copier and music streamer

V-Moda VAMP for the iPhone: an analog converter and headphone amp with a $650 pricetag

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If money really isn't an issue when it comes to your search for the finest sound possible from your iPhone, V-Moda has a new accessory for you to consider. The company has announced the VAMP: an iPhone 4 / 4S case that converts digital to analog for hi-fi listening....
V-Moda VAMP for the iPhone: an analog converter and headphone amp with a $650 pricetag

Pure adds louder Jongo and hi-fi adapter to streaming range

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A British company is hoping to take on Sonos by expanding its range of cheap wireless speakers. [Read more]...
Pure adds louder Jongo and hi-fi adapter to streaming range

Sennheiser Orpheus HE90 headphones ears-on

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This year at CES -- as always -- there's been waves and waves of new technology. Not everything of interest is always white hot, though. We're talking about the above pair of headphones -- the Orpheus HE90 from Sennheiser. Those in the know will be somewhat familiar with these...
Sennheiser Orpheus HE90 headphones ears-on

Sony gives up on MiniDisc systems

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Sony is to stop making MiniDisc hi-fi stereo systems, the last of the playback devices it made for the format which it invented....
Sony gives up on MiniDisc systems

SONYStyle - Save 25% on the Sony Mini Hi-Fi Music System with iPod dock, only $119.99 using coupon code SONYIPOD25

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SONYStyle - Save 25% on the Sony Mini Hi-Fi Music System with iPod dock, only $119.99 using coupon code SONYIPOD25

Can expensive audio cables improve the sound of a hi-fi?

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Sure, the naysayers "know" cables don't make a difference, but what if you could prove them wrong? [Read more]...
Can expensive audio cables improve the sound of a hi-fi?

What's more 'practical,' a Ferrari or a high-end hi-fi?

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Exotic cars are showcases of brute-force technology, but have minimal value as cars; high-end audio systems are considerably more useful, says the Audiophiliac. [Read more]...
What's more 'practical,' a Ferrari or a high-end hi-fi?

DEQX advances the art of speaker correction

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DEQX room and speaker correction processors can transform the sound of very good hi-fi and home theater systems, and make them great....
DEQX advances the art of speaker correction

Adventures in hi-fi at Oswalds Mill Audio

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The Audiophiliac reports from Brooklyn about a fascinating encounter of the audio kind. [Read more]...
Adventures in hi-fi at Oswalds Mill Audio

The Audiophiliac wants to see your audio system

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Audiophiles are proud of their gear and like to show it off. Send us pictures of your hi-fi. [Read more]...
The Audiophiliac wants to see your audio system

JBL runs TV ads; watch out, Bose

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Hi-fi and audio ads on TV are rare, but JBL ran a few on Sunday night's Grammy Awards show....
JBL runs TV ads; watch out, Bose

BBK's Vivo X1 is a phone for audiophiles, packs high-end DAC and Beyerdynamic earphones

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We've never paid much attention to BBK's phones in the past, but today, this Chinese company -- who's actually the creator of the Oppo brand for the Western market -- announced a rather interesting Android 4.1 device. The idea of this Vivo X1 is that BBK wants to take...
BBK's Vivo X1 is a phone for audiophiles, packs high-end DAC and Beyerdynamic earphones

The Audiophiliac picks the best speakers under $650

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A top 10 list of rock-bottom priced, but still awesome sounding hi-fi, sound bar, subwoofer, and desktop models. [Read more]...
The Audiophiliac picks the best speakers under $650

Creative Zii D5 Bluetooth Wireless Sound Speaker Review

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Creative Zii D5 Bluetooth Wireless Sound Speaker Review is a post from Chris Pirillo Add to iTunes | Add to YouTube | Add to Google | RSS FeedIf I want to listen to audio on my iPhone, it’s not usually a great experience. It’s not practical to walk around with...
Creative Zii D5 Bluetooth Wireless Sound Speaker Review

Philips' Mini Hi-Fi System lets you dock iPhones, spins them into turntables

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The iDevice clique's had no shortage of options when it comes to choosing DJ-friendly gear. Now one of the latest peripherals to enter the spinning market is Philips' Mini Hi-Fi System, which boasts a modest 300W total output power and offers a cozy turntable canvas that has docking room...
Philips' Mini Hi-Fi System lets you dock iPhones, spins them into turntables

What's the best sounding hi-fi you ever heard?

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Have you ever heard a hi-fi or home theater system that stopped you in your tracks, or one that you still think about years later?...
What's the best sounding hi-fi you ever heard?
Philips' £299.99 dual iPhone turntable dock looks ridiculous

Crave giveaway: Bem Wireless Bluetooth boom box

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Listen up, mobile crowd. This week we're giving away a portable, Bluetooth-enabled hi-fi boom box with stereo 2.1 sound. [Read more]...
Crave giveaway: Bem Wireless Bluetooth boom box

SONYStyle - Save 25% on the Sony Mini Hi-Fi Music System with iPod dock, only $119.99 using coupon code SONYIPOD25

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SONYStyle - Save 25% on the Sony Mini Hi-Fi Music System with iPod dock, only $119.99 using coupon code SONYIPOD25
Play My Tone lets users express themselves through music clips
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