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Rdio boosts streaming quality

Music-streaming service Rdio is updating its catalog to 320kbps for higher quality playback.

By April 28, 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 March 20, 2014

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How we test: Desktops

Learn about CNET's testing procedures for desktops.

By February 12, 2014

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Say goodbye to Winamp as AOL shuts down the media player

There will be no more llama whipping for media player Winamp when parent company AOL closes it in December.

By November 20, 2013

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Guvera brings unlimited, free music-streaming to market

Aussie music streaming-service Guvera offers unlimited mobile and web listening for free to its users. We chat with Guvera's general manager for more insights into the deal.

By October 15, 2013

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Igbloo is a Bluetooth speaker actually worth listening to

Igbloo is a crowdfunded Bluetooth doohickey that connects your phone or music player of choice to your hi-fi system.

By October 9, 2013

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The Brick takes mobile phones back to the '80s

British phone manufacturer Binatone has unveiled The Brick, a mobile phone with a distinctly 1980s aesthetic -- and more than three months of standby time.

By September 11, 2013

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FiiO's nifty $200 portable high-resolution music player is a knockout

The Audiophiliac spends some quality time with FiiO's little X3, an awesome 192kHz/24-bit music player/headphone amplifier; it also sounds sweet with MP3s.

By September 7, 2013

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Sonos finally adds streaming straight from Android

Android users can now play downloaded music directly from their device without the need for a separate PC or NAS.

By July 23, 2013

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iTunes Radio vs. Pandora

See how Apple's recently announced iTunes Radio stacks up against the streaming-radio staple, Pandora.

By June 10, 2013