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Tyll Hertsens Posted: Aug 05, 2015 12 comments

Oooooo! Thanks to Todd Green from Todd the Vinyl Junkie I've got another very cool tube amp in the mix.

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Tyll Hertsens Posted: Aug 04, 2015 48 comments
More measurements...couple of really good ones here!
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Sean Sabino Posted: Aug 03, 2015 3 comments

Motorola announces the new Pulse & Surround wireless headphones.
Sennheiser offers a deal on the Momentum Ingress.
T-Mobile adds Apple Music to their free streaming.
The Wearhaus Arc connect headphone users on the fly!

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Bob Katz Posted: Jul 31, 2015 60 comments
I am certain that sound quality improves when we sample at higher rates.
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Sean Sabino Posted: Jul 30, 2015 2 comments

Yonatan Gan releases a hybrid format album.
LEAR develops a new Semi-Soft material for their in-ears.
Emotiva releases their first portable hi-res DACs.
Schiit puts on a show for their new products.

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Sean Sabino Posted: Jul 27, 2015 7 comments

VfB Stuttgart's manager has an interesting reason for banning headphones.
Sony packages biometrics with their latest earphones.
Xiaomi hits the global headphone market in a big way.
Chesky Records' award-winning "Rap Symphony" album gets a sweet discount!

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Tyll Hertsens Posted: Jul 24, 2015 18 comments

Woot! Almost everything is here and the system is wired up and running as planned. Did a little video tour...enjoy!

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Sean Sabino Posted: Jul 23, 2015 7 comments

Apple publishes their magnetically-bound earphone patent .
Neil Young pulls his music from online streaming services.
The iPod touch finally gets an update after 3 long years.
Spotify creates playlists for iconic places around the globe.

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Tyll Hertsens Posted: Jul 22, 2015 17 comments

Generally, small increases in level are subjectively perceived as improvements in audio quality. When doing comparative listening tests it is therefore very important to match the perceived audio levels as precisely as possible.

That turns out to be very tricky indeed.