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8-track

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Poll: What's the worst audio format?

It's very much a personal choice: is it the MP3, the analog cassette...or maybe the LP?

By March 1, 2014

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Nokia vs. Lytro: the refocusing challenge

We pit the Nokia 1520 and Lytro camera head-to-head in a refocusing battle. Can a smartphone topple the light-field camera?

By December 8, 2013

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Poll: If digital audio is so great, why didn't it kill the LP?

Even the most die-hard LP fans concede its many flaws, so why didn't the LP fade away a few years after the CD was introduced?

By July 24, 2013

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Six tech features that should be standard in every new car

Today's optional equipment can become tomorrow's standard feature as cars evolve.

By February 19, 2013

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Voyager 1, NASA's 1977 iPod, turns 35

Carrying the Sounds of Earth record to the distant stars, Voyager 1 is approaching the cusp of our solar system in search of alien civilizations that can play 8-track tapes.

By September 5, 2012

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Kick it 1985-style with cassette-to-iPhone converter

Ion's Tape Dock lets you digitize your cassettes just by sliding in your iPhone or iPod. Break out those old mix tapes and parachute pants, and party.

By November 5, 2012

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Should Columbus Day be changed to 'Exploration Day'?

A Neil Armstrong-inspired petition to change the controversial holiday to a celebration of American exploration and innovation is prepared for liftoff.

By October 8, 2012

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5 things I need in an iPhone 5 to ditch Android

Crave's Eric Mack has been an Android guy for years. He almost dropped the OS for the iPhone 4S last year and now he's got a list of demands for the iPhone 5 to finally make the switch.

By September 11, 2012

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Did we listen to just as much music before the iPod?

Some say the iPod changed everything, but the Audiophiliac doesn't agree.

By September 1, 2012

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Don't like the iPad's Music app? Here are two alternatives

The Music app on the iPad is arguably not Apple's best work. A couple of third-party apps bring their own touch to music playing on the tablet.

By May 14, 2012