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What is FLAC? The high-def MP3 explained

CNET explains what FLAC is, as well as where to buy music in the FLAC format, and how to play it on your iPhone, computer, or MP3 player.

By June 26, 2015


Thanks to this little gizmo, LPs sound better than CDs or FLAC files

The Audiophiliac spends quality time listening to Schiit Audio's astonishingly great (and cheap) Mani phono preamplifier.

By November 1, 2014


AppRadio 4 supports Apple CarPlay, lossless FLAC

Pioneer's AppRadio 4 smartphone-centric multimedia receiver debuts with new features and, surprisingly, a smaller screen.

By October 6, 2014


FiiO's best portable music player is more affordable than Astell & Kern's cheapest

The new second-gen FiiO X5 is a bona-fide high-res music player at a price you can afford.

By August 22, 2015


Yamaha lifts lid on MusicCast multiroom system

Yamaha's own inhouse multiroom music system debuts on its 2015 receiver line today.

By August 20, 2015


The five biggest changes to media playback in Windows 10

With Windows 10, Microsoft has made some big changes in the way the operating system deals with your media files. Here are four reasons to cheer, and one to boo.

By August 9, 2015


You bought a USB turntable. Was that a dumb idea?

Do you convert your LPs to MP3 files, or just play music in its original format?

By July 18, 2015


Astell & Kern's Jr: A seriously skinny high-res music player

It's a lean machine, but the Audiophiliac came away impressed with the AK Jr's sound.

By July 11, 2015


High-resolution audio is a lot older than you might have thought

What was the original high-res audio format?

By June 17, 2015


Spotify, Apple Music, Rdio and Rhapsody: Which music streaming app is right for you?

With so many ways to stream an endless amount of music, it can be hard to pick the right option. In this guide, we examine the top music streaming options, spotlighting the advantages and disadvantages of each.

By April 23, 2015