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Harmonix plans Amplitude reboot after successful Kickstarter campaign

Game developer secures more than $775,000 in crowdfunding to remake the classic PlayStation 2 music-based game.

By May 23, 2014

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The fascinating story of the man who invented stereo (and pioneered TV and radar too)

Honoured at the famous Abbey Road Studios, Alan Dower Blumlein pioneered all kinds of technologies before his untimely death during a top-secret wartime mission.

By April 1, 2015

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Listen to a Mozart lullaby from the world's tiniest nanopiano

The first ever optically encoded audio recording off a non-magnetic plasmonic nanostructure could mean big things for storage. And it's "Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Star."

By March 17, 2015

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Amputee simultaneously controls two prosthetic arms with his mind

In a world first, a double amputee has been fitted with two prosthetic limbs -- which he can control simultaneously just by thinking.

By December 17, 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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All-robot band teams with Squarepusher for new EP

For his upcoming album, UK recoding artist Squarepusher will collaborate with the all-robot band Z-Machines.

By February 18, 2014

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Nokia Lumia 928 battles Galaxy S3 in live concert shootout

The upcoming Lumia phone challenges a major rival to see which fares best at recording live audio under trickier-than-normal circumstances.

By May 9, 2013

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Get a Westinghouse Digital Bluetooth speaker for $79.99

It's like the Jawbone Jambox, only half the price. And it comes in your choice of four colors.

By January 7, 2013

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Yahoo CEO Scott Thompson's pinata party

Is Thompson's alleged resume-padding so lethal that he cannot survive? That would be up to Yahoo's board, employees, and shareholders to decide. The sound of the pinata being whacked will not be lost on them.

By May 4, 2012

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Wi-Fi 802.11ac to drive wireless HD video in the home

With routers, smartphones, tablets, and TVs expected to adopt Wi-Fi 802.11ac over the next few years, the upcoming standard will be the linchpinch for wireless HD video streaming, says NPD In-Stat.

By January 23, 2012