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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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NAD Electronics D 3020 Hybrid Digital Amplifier

If you're looking to ditch your giant AV receiver for a compact stereo amp, the NAD D 3020 is the one to get.

By Sep. 30, 2013

4 stars Editor's rating Sep. 30, 2013

MSRP: $499.00

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LG LA8600 series

Although its lovely frame is packed with well-executed features, the flagship-priced LG LA8600 series LED LCD TV has the picture of a midrange model.

By Aug. 2, 2013

3 stars Editor's rating Aug. 2, 2013
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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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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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Qualcomm launches 64-bit chips for high-end phones at MWC 2014

The octa-core Snapdragon 615 and quad-core Snapdragon 610 are integrated with 4G LTE and designed to speed up the time it takes handset makers to build new devices.

By Feb. 23, 2014

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Blendtec Designer Series WildSide Blender

Do you really need a 9-in-1 kitchen appliance? If you aren't planning to make massive quantities of nut butter (or other relatively obscure things) regularly, you might actually prefer something less intense.

By Oct. 28, 2013

4 stars Editor's rating Oct. 28, 2013
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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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NSA reportedly planted spyware on electronics equipment

Based on internal NSA documents, Der Spiegel reveals that the spy agency planted backdoors to access computers, hard drives, routers, and other devices from companies such as Cisco, Dell, Western Digital, Seagate, Maxtor and Samsung.

By Dec. 29, 2013

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Ultra-high-end turntable puts a new spin on CES 2014

The Sperling Heavyweight Turntable L-1 looks and feels like a futuristic record player.

By Jan. 10, 2014

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High-end audio on the cheap

By carefully selecting used high-end gear, you can assemble a great hi-fi and save a bundle.

By Apr. 6, 2013