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Thanks to this little gizmo, LPs sound better than CDs or FLAC files

The Audiophiliac spends quality time listening to Schiit Audio's astonishingly great (and cheap) Mani phono preamplifier.

By 2 November 2014

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Apple Music vs. Spotify: Is there a difference in sound quality?

The streaming-music wars are on, with Apple Music and Spotify now locked in a battle on price, features and artist selection. But how do they compare on sound quality? We put them head-to-head to find out.

By 5 July 2015

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What is FLAC? The high-def MP3 explained

CNET explains what FLAC is, as well as where to buy music in the FLAC format, and how to play it on your iPhone, computer, or MP3 player.

By 27 June 2015

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The secret art of cutting music into records, one disc at a time

Peek under the veil of an underground group of musicians and sound engineers who own record lathes, machines that cut music records from blank discs.

By 25 June 2015

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What's the difference between iCloud Backup and iCloud Drive?

If you're confused by the distinction between these two Apple services, well, you're not alone.

By 24 June 2015

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Taylor Swift says Apple Music freebie strikes a sour note

The pop star is holding back from Apple's new music streaming service, arguing that its free trial offer will deprive musicians of the earnings they deserve.

By 22 June 2015

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Pandora, iTunes Radio, Slacker and more: Which Internet radio service is right for you?

Internet radio services deliver endless music suited to your tastes, or can connect you with live radio broadcasts all over the world. This guide covers the top services to help you pick the best choice for your listening habits.

By 19 June 2015

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High-resolution audio is a lot older than you might have thought

What was the original high-res audio format?

By 18 June 2015

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Spotify gathers users, cash as battle with Apple Music looms

Spotify now has more than 20 million paid subscribers and over 75 million active users, and has raised a reported $526 million.

By 10 June 2015

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Apple Music remixes Beats Music, iTunes Radio

With a service that costs $10 a month after a 3-month free trial, CEO Tim Cook says Apple will "change the way you experience music forever."

By 9 June 2015