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Audiophile Odyssey: Behind the Scenes at B&W, Meridian, and Abbey Road Studios

On a recent UK trip, I got to visit the factories of high-end speaker company B&W, speaker and electronics company Meridian, and the legendary Abbey Road Studios. Here are those adventures, in pictures and words.

By October 4, 2013


Getting to know the Meridian Audio factory

Cutting-edge digital, in the heart of old England.

By September 19, 2013


Going up close at the Meridian Audio factory (pictures)

A factory tour of the high-end British audio company Meridian.

18 Images By September 19, 2013


​How a French vacation shows we need high-tech addresses

Even in the Net era, physical addresses are important in mature and developing economies. That's why companies like Google and What3words offer global location-encoding systems.

By May 10, 2015


Watch out, Spotify, Tidal is upping the ante for streaming-music sound quality

The Audiophiliac explores the deep end of Tidal's new music subscription service, and he loves the lossless sound quality.

By January 10, 2015


HDMI vs. DisplayPort vs. DVI vs. VGA: Which connection to choose?

If you're looking to connect a computer to a TV or monitor, your choices are HDMI, DisplayPort, DVI, and VGA. What's the best connection?

By December 10, 2013


A tour of the Petronas Towers of Kuala Lumpur

What's it like standing 1,230 feet above Malaysia? Here's a tour of the Petronas Twin Towers of Kuala Lumpur.

By March 13, 2014


A photo tour of Hobbiton

Take an extensive tour of Hobbiton, featured in 'Lord of the Rings' and the 'Hobbit' trilogy. Hobbit holes, Bag End, The Green Dragon Inn, and more!

By February 11, 2014


How small can a bona fide high-end headphone amplifier be?

Meridian's new Prime desktop amp is seriously compact, and the sound is astonishing!

By January 26, 2014


Where should I put my TV?

Where the sun don't shine. Seriously.

By January 26, 2014