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monophonic

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Why my favourite phone of all time is an old Nokia

Battery, reliability and Snake -- the Nokia 3210 puts the iPhone and chums to shame. With Microsoft poised to squash the iconic Nokia brand, CNET's Luke Westaway looks back.

By Apr. 29, 2014

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Poll: Is stereo on its way out?

Sound bars, iPods, AirPlay, and Bluetooth speakers are essentially monophonic, not stereo sound sources. Does one speaker sound better than two?

By Oct. 13, 2012

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Woo 234 Mono, a very different kind of amplifier

The Woo WA-234 Mono is two amps in one, it's an astonishingly good headphone amp, and it's just as remarkable with speakers!

By Oct. 5, 2013

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Put a Moog synthesizer on your iPhone for 99 cents

Moog Music has just released its popular iOS synthesizer, Animoog app for the iPhone 4 and 4s.

By Dec. 22, 2011

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Before you buy an expensive Bluetooth, AirPlay, or docking speaker, read this

Wireless single-speaker systems are an attractive solution for a lot of buyers, but are there better-sounding alternatives?

By Nov. 25, 2012

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Nonelectric iPhone dock boosts sound with gramophone horn

There are no cords or batteries here. ReAcoustic uses nothing more than a wooden base and an old gramophone horn or trumpet bell to amplify sound from your iPhone or iPad.

By Jan. 26, 2012

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Ion Tailgater

The Tailgater isn't for audiophiles, but it succeeds as a great all-purpose portable speaker system with a big sound and a rugged design.

Jun. 12, 2009

3.5 stars Editors' rating Jun. 12, 2009

MSRP: $269.99

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Surround-sound music format flops

Stereo is well over 50 years old, so why has the public rejected every music-surround format to come down the pike?

By Jan. 27, 2011

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Audiovox to buy Klipsch

Klipsch, America's oldest speaker manufacturer, is about to be acquired by Audiovox. Is that good or bad news?

By Jan. 23, 2011

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New Cingular GoPhones

New Cingular GoPhones

By Jul. 12, 2006