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The Audiophiliac

Ex-movie theater projectionist Steve Guttenberg covers high-end audio news and reviews.

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CNET editors choose and review the best thin and light laptops, notebooks, and ultrabooks.

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Why all HDMI cables are the same

Expensive HDMI cables are a rip-off and offer no difference in picture quality over cheap ones. So when a salesman tries to up-sell, politely tell him he's wrong and move on with the sale.

By Apr. 26, 2011

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Toshiba Kirabook (2014)

The design of Toshiba's high-end Kirabook hasn't changed since last year, but it has aged gracefully. The components get an update and the battery life gets a big boost, making this an all-around excellent, but expensive, ultrabook.

By Mar. 5, 2014

4 stars Editor's rating Mar. 5, 2014
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Bona fide high-end, affordable in-ear headphones from Beyerdynamic

Beyerdynamic's DX 160 iE and DX 120 iE, two contenders for best sounding in-ear headphones for around $100.

By Mar. 12, 2014

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Meta smartwatch

The former designer at Vertu is giving Meta's new watch a facelift to climb to the top of the smartwatch fashion mountain.

By Mar. 5, 2014

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4K HDMI cables (are nonsense)

You do not need a new HDMI cable for Ultra HD 4K (probably).

By Jul. 9, 2013

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Gigabyte SkyVision WS100

The Gigabyte SkyVision WS100 makes an excellent accessory that replaces the need for a long HDMI cable.

By Sep. 14, 2012

4 stars Editor's rating Sep. 14, 2012
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Lenovo Z40 Touch

A basic multimedia laptop starting under $600, with higher-end display, graphics, and storage upgrades.

By Jan. 5, 2014

MSRP: $599.00

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ZTE Nubia 5 (unlocked)

Although it doesn't have LTE, the ZTE Nubia 5's impressive specs and reliable performance make it a great value for an unlocked, high-end phone.

By Oct. 24, 2013

3.5 stars Editor's rating Oct. 24, 2013

MSRP: $449.99

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Why all HDMI cables are the same, part 2

Debunking a few more HDMI cable myths.

By Nov. 14, 2011