Black Hat 2014
Rocker says new audio format will debut in early 2014, along with a portable music player and a library of music in the format.
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.
The studios want to deliver movies in their highest quality but fear the potential for piracy. A new consortium seeks to build safe storage devices.
Neil Young's Pono service has been in development for several years, but hi-res music fans are finally be able to purchase a first-edition PonoPlayer on Kickstarter for $200.
Samsung has confirmed Spotify will be coming to its Shape Multi-Room streaming products in the US by mid-2014, joining the forthcoming IHeartRadio.
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.
Offering both the FLAC-playing PonoPlayer and access to the PonoMusic online store, the rocker's campaign goal of $800,000 was easily surpassed.
Google's new $35 streaming hardware is now listed only as "coming soon" on the company's online store. But there will be other places to buy the device.
The $35 device could drive hordes of people to dive deeper into the Google media world, but its popularity depends on more than just price.
3D TV may be a flop in many ways, but there's no doubt it's here to stay as a feature on many higher-end TVs. If you're curious about 3D, here's the place to find out more.