n_maher Posted: Jun 16, 2015 23 comments

Ok, ok, so it's not a whole lot to look at but that's one of the things that makes me like it. And I really like it a lot.

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Sean Sabino Posted: Jun 15, 2015 11 comments
NPR reports how well everyone did on the Audio Quality Test.
Aumeo creates personalized hearing profiles.
TTVJ offers a pre-order on the limited edition Grado GH1.
Two personal audio enthusiast meets are coming up later this month.

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Tyll Hertsens Posted: Jun 12, 2015 30 comments

Some cool things coming up, I wanted to let you know what's going on.

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Sean Sabino Posted: Jun 11, 2015 6 comments
ChipSiP introduces a headphone with a Google Glass-like display.
Doppler kickstarts an earphone that lets you equalize the real world.
Washington state bans headphones and earphones which cover both ears while driving.
LEAR begins offering Semi-Hard Shells on their LEAR LCM 1-BD4.2 models and any reshells.

Tyll Hertsens Posted: Jun 10, 2015 34 comments

Not long ago a reader asked me if I would experiment with how glasses effects headphone measurements. The dummy head doesn't have a I just taped them on. He won't mind.

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Tyll Hertsens Posted: Jun 09, 2015 28 comments
More headphones this month than there were days in the month. The tester is getting a workout!
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Sean Sabino Posted: Jun 08, 2015 22 comments

NPR gives you a platform to see if you can differentiate between bitrates.
Apple enters the streaming scene.
The Met Museum collaborates with John Luther Adams to source ambient recordings for an album.
A fantastic deal on the Creative Aurvana Live! and Soundblaster E1 lands on Massdrop.

Tyll Hertsens Posted: Jun 06, 2015 16 comments

I think we're part of the audiophile world, but I think we're different too.

Tyll Hertsens Posted: Jun 05, 2015 16 comments

Don't particularly like the word, but it was the one that was flashing on and off in my head like a neon sign. The HE-400S is going to be disruptive!

Tyll Hertsens Posted: Jun 05, 2015 3 comments

Okay, nobody but a few hard-core geeks are going to care, but one of the highlights of the show for me was getting to check out the new APx555 from Audio Precision.

Anybody got a spare $28,000?