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Apple chastised for unsafe working conditions in supplier factory

China Labor Watch and Green America say the iPhone maker hasn't lived up to its commitments to improve worker conditions in a China factory.

By September 4, 2014

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Can ants save the world from itself?

Research from Arizona State University suggests that ants might be trapping carbon dioxide, hence stopping it from being released into the atmosphere.

By August 5, 2014

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A terrific speaker from the UK and a slender German amplifier make beautiful music together

The Audiophiliac auditions the Spendor SP2/3R2 speakers, mated with a Stein Music Stateline Amp 2, and discovers an awesome combination.

By July 2, 2014

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Next army smokescreen could be eco-friendly, better on lungs

One is easier on the lungs, one on the planet, and two use compounds from fireworks. Any one of these being tested by the US Army could replace the WWII-era smoke grenades still in use.

By May 22, 2014

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Why the plastic body of the Samsung Galaxy S5 is its secret weapon

Some Samsung Galaxy fans were hoping the S5 would get a swanky aluminum body befitting its flagship status. It didn't happen, but here's why that's good.

By April 8, 2014

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Can Sony make a world-class headphone?

With financial woes mounting, the Audiophiliac wonders if a series of great headphones might help save Sony?

By February 8, 2014

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Google HP Chromebook 11 launches in Australia

Google has announced the launch of the new ultraportable HP Chromebook 11 at Australian retailers this week for just AU$399.

By February 4, 2014

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MDR SA5000: Sony's classic, audiophile-grade, full-size headphone

The Audiophiliac falls in love with an older Sony, the MDR-SA5000, and wonders, why doesn't Sony even try to make world-class headphones in 2013?

By November 16, 2013

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Sony A7R is first full frame compact lens-swapping snapper

The new Sony A7R -- or α7R, as Sony styles it -- is the first full-frame lens-swapping mirrorless compact camera.

By October 16, 2013

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Google uses high-end finish for $279 HP Chromebook 11

The new, budget-minded Chromebook 11 takes many of its cues from the much more expensive Chromebook Pixel. Google's goal: to push the devices into the mainstream.

By October 8, 2013