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Logitech Bluetooth Speakers Z600

Logitech's well-designed Z600 wireless Bluetooth speakers deliver true stereo separation and good sound -- so long as you don't crank the volume too much.

By Jul. 17, 2013

3.5 stars Editor's rating Jul. 17, 2013
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Audioengine A2+multimedia speakers

While they'll cost you $50 more, Audioengine A2+ multimedia speakers improve on an already great product (the A2) with slightly better sound when hooked up to your computer via a new USB connection.

By Dec. 6, 2013

4 stars Editor's rating Dec. 6, 2013
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Advancing the state of the art of desktop audio

The ADL by Furutech Esprit is exactly the sort of component that can elevate the sound of a high-end desktop system.

By Aug. 22, 2012

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UE Mini Boom Bluetooth speaker

While it doesn't do that much to stand out from the crowded field of Bluetooth speakers in the $60-$100 range, the well-built and decent sounding (for its size) UE Mini Boom is a pretty safe choice for those looking for a very compact wireless speaker.

By Dec. 16, 2013

3.5 stars Editor's rating Dec. 16, 2013
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40 Bowers & Wilkins speakers and the art of sound

Artist Janet Cardiff's spellbinding sound installation, "The Forty Part Motet," uses a room full of Bowers & Wilkins speakers.

By Sep. 15, 2013

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Audyssey Wireless Speakers

While they may not be a bargain at $250, the Audyssey Wireless Speakers deliver a combination of excellent sound quality and stylish looks.

By Aug. 22, 2012

4 stars Editor's rating Aug. 22, 2012

MSRP: $299.00

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Virtual State-of-the-Art Music

It's being called the ultimate playpen for musicians. Molly Wood interviews Bob Weir of the Grateful Dead in his private studio about technology, live-streaming music concerts, and a whole new way for artists and fans to connect.

By Sep. 9, 2013

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Best AirPlay speakers: Top deals in the UK

Looking for the best available AirPlay speakers? We have rounded up some excellent models here.

By Nov. 11, 2013

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Bowers and Wilkins 685 S2

The Bowers & Wilkins 685 S2 stand-mount speakers promise better treble response and a more understated design than found in the previous model.

By Feb. 10, 2014

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Wadia 151PowerDAC: A new state of the art for desktop amplifiers?

Wadia's USB digital-to-analog converter/stereo amplifier is a bona-fide triumph! Desktop audio never sounded this good before.

By Apr. 29, 2012