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Watch Google's documentary about Merge Records, home to Arcade Fire

​Google has released a free documentary, narrated by "Lemony Snicket," about indie label Merge Records, home to influential bands such as Arcade Fire and Spoon.

By 9 July 2014

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Can a MP3 sound better than a high-resolution FLAC or Apple Lossless file?

Maybe; it depends on the MP3 and the high-resolution file.

By 16 December 2012

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How to rip music CDs to FLAC and MP3 at the same time

Ripping your music CDs to multiple file formats can take a very long time, unless you're able to rip them simultaneously.

By 27 October 2012

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Neil Young's reality distortion field

As Neil Young's Pono Kickstarter campaign winds down, the future looks bright -- or does it?

By 13 April 2014

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Poll: What's your favorite audio format?

Many, but not all, audiophiles are hard-core vinyl devotees, some are perfectly happy with FLAC files, and millions groove to iTunes. What's your choice?

By 17 March 2014

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Neil Young's PonoMusic hits $2M on Kickstarter in one day

Offering both the FLAC-playing PonoPlayer and access to the PonoMusic online store, the rocker's campaign goal of $800,000 was easily surpassed.

By 13 March 2014

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Neil Young's Pono dreams soon to come true, Ep. 151

Neil Young's PonoMusic service blew past its Kickstarter fundraising goal in one day. Are FLAC files the next wave in music? We also hear some jams from a cyborg drummer, and wake up to the sweet smells and sounds of the Bacon Alarm.

By 18 March 2014

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Sony launches high-res audio range

Sony has released a range of its high-end audio products in Australia, from headphones to speakers, all designed for listening to high-res audio files.

By 25 March 2014

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Sound bite: Despite Pono's promise, experts pan HD audio

By raising $4.3 million on Kickstarter, Neil Young's startup shows an appetite for better sound quality. The only hitch: experts say there's little point going beyond CD quality.

By 21 March 2014

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Crave Ep. 151: Neil Young's Pono dreams soon to come true

Neil Young's PonoMusic will soon blast 192KHz of music into your earholes.

By 15 March 2014