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Cheap and crazy-expensive audio components comingle at the New York Audio Show 2014

The Audiophiliac can't cover even a tiny percentage of the audio shows sprouting up all over the world, but when there's one in his hometown, he's on it!

By October 1, 2014

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Pebble Steel teardown reveals easy-open case, removable components, and more storage

The Pebble Steel is easier to crack open and repair than the original Pebble smartwatch and has twice as much storage.

By July 15, 2014

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iPad Air 2 models cost Apple $275 to $358, teardowns reveal

A 16GB, Wi-Fi-only model costs $275 to make, compared with its $499 retail price, according to IHS. The 128GB Wi-Fi + Cellular option costs $358, versus its $929 price tag.

By October 29, 2014

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Apple to make critical new component at sapphire plant

The iPhone maker's Arizona sapphire plant could open as early as February. But just what will Apple be cooking up there?

By January 30, 2014

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iPad Mini 3 teardown's biggest surprise? The glue, iFixit finds

Apple's latest tiny tablet is tough to repair, says iFixit, and any fixes to the screen could result in a non-functioning Touch ID.

By October 24, 2014

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PS Audio reinvents the stereo integrated amp for the 21st century

Imagine a full-blown, high-end integrated stereo amp -- shrunk down to the size of a small book -- voilà, it's PS Audio's Sprout!

By October 25, 2014

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The T-Mobile CellSpot is an award-winning Asus router in disguise

CNET editor Dong Ngo tried and failed miserably to sound better using the T-Mobile Personal CellSpot with Wi-Fi calling, but he found it an outstanding deal anyway.

By September 17, 2014

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Astonishing hi-fi components, designed and built in Oregon

If the Coffman Labs G1-A stereo preamplifier sounds like it was designed by a physicist who also plays violin, well, it was!

By November 17, 2013

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The outer limits: the Cowon Plenue 1 music player

The Cowon Plenue 1 is a strong contender for best-sounding portable high-resolution music player.

By October 25, 2014

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Qualcomm faces new criticism from China

The chipmaker is chided for its involvement with a Chinese antitrust expert, who has been dismissed as a government adviser for helping a consulting firm write a report for Qualcomm.

By August 14, 2014