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Bowers & Wilkins Zeppelin Wireless

The next-generation Zeppelin speaker features both Apple AirPlay and Bluetooth wireless connectivity in a redesigned package that delivers better sound -- but costs $700.

By 8 October 2015

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Best speakers of 2015

Great speakers come in all shapes and sizes. We've rounded up our favorite picks from sound bars, wireless speakers, and even full surround sound systems in this master list of speaker types, so your audio system get get as big or small as you want.


Bowers & Wilkins Zeppelin Air

While the Bowers & Wilkins Zeppelin Air is as pricey as the earlier Zeppelin, Apple AirPlay support and improved sound quality make it a better value.

By 22 March 2011

4 stars Editors' rating 22 March 2011

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Bowers & Wilkins Zeppelin Mini

While the B&W Zeppelin Mini's sound didn't blow us away, this stylish, compact iPod/iPhone speaker is appealing for its size, swiveling dock, and decent performance.

By 13 November 2009

3.5 stars Editors' rating 13 November 2009

Typical price: $599.00


Led Zeppelin and the meaning of life

The Audiophiliac delves into the newly remastered 'Zeppelin albums and likes what he hears.

By 13 June 2014


Optimistic futurism: The designers building the world of tomorrow

Whether it's the first cordless kettle or a spacecraft for civilians, UK design company Seymourpowell has long created inventions on "the edge of the future." But how do you design a world that doesn't exist yet?

By 9 November 2015


Speaker inside a football is made to get beat up

With the B.R.O. Ball, you can make a touchdown while blasting your own victory dance song from the ball itself.

By 23 September 2015


Google Glass is still misunderstood, says the guy who wore them in the shower

Commentary: Forget the privacy issues -- it was a long list of other shortcomings, social and technical, that doomed Glass. Can Google learn for the next go-round?

By 27 May 2015


Lost Explorers: The unrealized vision of Google Glass

When Google unveiled its smart and controversial eyewear three years ago, some early tech adopters tried to do their part by eagerly pushing for Glass acceptance. The world pushed back.

By 26 May 2015


A brilliant new turntable from a 100-plus-year-old company

As the vinyl sales boom soars, Thorens releases a new turntable, the TD 203.

By 26 April 2015


Pioneering audio designer Joseph Grado passes away

The Audiophiliac looks back on the long and distinguished career of this New York-based maker of speakers, turntables, headphones and more.

By 8 February 2015