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Addicted to the sound of distorted guitars: A guilty pleasure?

The Audiophiliac ponders his attraction to intentionally distorted music.

By October 24, 2015


Can you handle the truth? Everybody loves the sound of 'distorted' music

Just how much distortion -- and the favored type of distortion, analog or digital -- varies from listener to listener, and that's where the story gets complicated.

By November 5, 2014


Great sounding affordable headphones, the Audiophiliac's top picks for 2015

Great sounding headphones don't have to be expensive, check out this list!

By November 21, 2015


China says US distorting facts on cost of hacking

FBI head's claim that Chinese hacking costs the US billions each year is an "unjustified fabrication of facts," says the Chinese government.

By October 9, 2014


Sennheiser's new €50,000 headphone breaks the 'sound barrier'

The all-new Sennheiser Orpheus electrostatic headphone/amplifier system wows the Audiophiliac.

By November 12, 2015


How to get over not getting a Microsoft Surface for Christmas

Technically Incorrect: In amusing ads for British electronics retail chain Currys PC World, Jeff Goldblum teaches real people about, well, acting when they don't get the gadget they desire.

By November 8, 2015


Aaron Sorkin wanted to call his Steve Jobs movie 'One more thing...'

CNET speaks to the Oscar-winning screenwriter about his unique take on the Apple co-founder's life.

By October 31, 2015


Revisiting 'Pirates of Silicon Valley', the original Steve Jobs movie

This 1999 TV movie about the rivalry between Apple and Microsoft starred Noah Wyle as Jobs and Anthony Michael Hall as a calculating Bill Gates. Does it hold up today?

By October 17, 2015


Jaw-dropping Andromeda galaxy photo comprises 37 hours of exposure

A pair of "backyard" astrophotographers have collaborated to produce a stunning image of our nearest galactic neighbour.

By September 24, 2015


Headphone buyers: Here's what you need to know about low- vs. high-impedance models

The Audiophiliac compares low- and high-impedance headphones and explains how they work.

By September 12, 2015