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Best AV receivers of 2014

We've focused on the best bang-for-your-buck receivers from each manufacturer, which is typically around $500.

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Vizio S4251w review: A sterling sound bar for surround sound devotees

Vizio's S4251w sports rear speakers for unparalleled home theater sonics from a sound bar, although it has some quirks.

By May 13, 2013

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Cheap thrills: Beyerdynamic DTX 350 p headphones

Beyerdynamic is on a roll, and its new DTX 350 p model sets a new standard for budget-priced on-ear headphones!

By October 4, 2014

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Micropayments, mega angst, and the future of console games

Sony and Microsoft have delivered their next-gen visions, but with this caveat: more microtransactions. Cash grab or survival strategy, it will surely generate controversy as 2014 rolls along.

By December 19, 2013

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Mastering music in the age of iTunes

The Audiophiliac went to New York's top mastering house, Sterling Sound, to discuss the state of the art with mastering engineer Ryan Smith.

By April 18, 2012

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Best TV of 2011

Whether you want a humble TV to watch Corrie or a top-of-the-range 55-inch 3D monster, we've got it covered in our top tellies of 2011.

By December 7, 2011

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Does your iPhone service suck? Blame city hall

commentary Opponents of AT&T's T-Mobile merger think AT&T could improve network performance on its own. Engineering and legal realities suggest otherwise.

By September 8, 2011

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Mastering engineer muses on sound of music

Mastering engineer Dave McNair unravels some of the mysteries of how he makes music sound good over iTunes and MP3s played over $20 computer speakers.

By June 8, 2010

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Bob Dylan's mono recordings, 1962-1967

The mono versions of Dylan's early albums went out of print in the 1960s. The new ones sound singularly terrific!

By October 6, 2010

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Ten best electric cars rated

City dwellers are coming round to the idea that electric cars aren't just gutless eco-wagons designed for attention-seeking celebutants and stinky-haired hippies. Here's our top ten

By July 1, 2010

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B&W's diamond tweeters ring truer than ever

Bowers & Wilkins' best speaker, the 800, gets a new diamond tweeter and a host of other improvements. Audiophiles the world over rejoice.

By January 29, 2010