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This just in: CDs are still a lot more popular than LPs

Despite rumors to the contrary, the CD format is still alive and kicking.

By January 24, 2015

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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 November 1, 2014

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Microsoft releases DVD player app for Windows 10 -- for $15

Windows 10 excludes a few key features, including support for playing DVDs. Microsoft has now released an app to handle the task, though it doesn't play Blu-ray discs.

By August 6, 2015

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You make my streams come true: How Spotify came to be my musical wonderland

A lifetime of cassette tapes, CDs, and MP3 players prepared me for an excitingly boundless, but flawed, streaming music experience.

By August 9, 2015

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Library of Congress cooks CDs in quest to save them

In an attempt to preserve its collection of more than 500,000 CDs, the Library of Congress is doing some torture testing.

By August 28, 2014

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You already have great speakers. Do you really need a subwoofer?

The Audiophiliac checks out the new Zu Audio Undertone Mk. II subwoofer to see what it does for a system with large floor-standing speakers.

By August 8, 2015

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The other analog format: Cassette tape decks have never been cheaper to buy

Vinyl's surging popularity is covered ad nauseam in mainstream media; the Audiophiliac ponders the rise of the other major consumer analog audio format, the cassette.

By August 1, 2015

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A low-cost/high-performance contender: Onkyo's A-9010 integrated amplifier

Onkyo's feature-packed A-9010 amp is just the ticket for aspiring audiophiles.

By August 1, 2015

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For the vinyl curious: Pioneer PL-30-K turntable

Pioneer has been making turntables for ages, and this new model the PL-30-K is a strong budget-priced contender.

By July 29, 2015

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Old school boom box vs. today's wireless speakers: Which sounds best?

The Audiophiliac pitted a 1991 JVC PC-X100 boom box against a bunch portable wireless speakers, and the results surprised even him!

By July 25, 2015