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brick and mortar hi-fi

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A model for the future of brick-and-mortar hi-fi stores

Brick-and-mortar audio and home theater shops have been on the wane, but Northcoast Audio in Eureka, Calif., is bucking the trend.

By Jul. 14, 2013

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Are brick-and-mortar hi-fi stores still relevant?

They certainly are, because in an actual store you can touch, see and compare the sound of products you might buy!

By Aug. 15, 2012

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Would you like a brick-and-mortar headphone store in your town?

In a store you can compare a bunch of headphones before you buy one, and that's exactly what's happening in Bozeman, Mont.

By Mar. 9, 2014

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Can e-tailer Zappos demolish the brick-and-mortar model?

Making a play to attract fashionistas, the Amazon-owned online retailer tries its hand at social experiments in a bid to convince shoppers to abandon brick-and-mortar outlets for the Internet.

By Aug. 18, 2013

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How to buy a hi-fi

Shopping for a home music system can be a daunting task, mostly because there are so many choices.

By Jan. 20, 2013

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Microsoft takes its battle with Apple to brick and mortar

commentary Microsoft is looking for the object of desire that will have people breaking down the doors at Microsoft stores and catapult Windows into mobile orbit.

By Jul. 11, 2012

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Can expensive audio cables improve the sound of a hi-fi?

Sure, the naysayers "know" cables don't make a difference, but what if you could prove them wrong?

By May. 4, 2013

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Ep. 19: Amazon's brick-and-mortar black hole

On today's show, Best Buy puts out a hypothetical survey starring the iTV, the iPod Nano's purported camera is too small for words, Amazon is trying to make things way too easy, and Emily's threshold for humiliation knows no bounds!

By Feb. 7, 2012

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Can Amazon replicate Apple's brick-and-mortar success?

Rumor has it that Amazon is considering opening stores--the real, brick-and-mortar kind. Is that a good idea?

By Feb. 6, 2012