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Wolfson DS-421D noise-canceling earbuds are worthy of an Iron Man

When Tony Stark developed the latest MK VI armor for the classic red and gold Iron Man suit, he probably forgot to engineer a way to listen to music, but Wolfson Microelectronics picks up the slack and shows off a new Digital Silence DS-421D headset here at CES that appears to draw aesthetic inspiration from the superhero's exoskeleton.

By January 10, 2012

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Wolfson snub points to late-summer iPod launch

Apple has apparently decided to leave Wolfson's chips out of the next versions of the iPod Nano and iPod Touch, which are expected in the third quarter.

By March 27, 2008

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Robot dancer turns sexy into terrifying

An animatronic sculpture on display in NY combines film, installation, and performance in the figure of a curvaceous, scantily clad robot woman wearing a witch mask.

By March 27, 2014

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Igbloo is a Bluetooth speaker actually worth listening to

Igbloo is a crowdfunded Bluetooth doohickey that connects your phone or music player of choice to your hi-fi system.

By October 9, 2013

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Oxford making scientific search for Yeti, Nessie

Wolfson College in Oxford is asking for samples of unidentified animals from all over the world, so that it can use the latest DNA technology to see what they might really be.

By May 23, 2012

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FiiO's nifty $200 portable high-resolution music player is a knockout

The Audiophiliac spends some quality time with FiiO's little X3, an awesome 192kHz/24-bit music player/headphone amplifier; it also sounds sweet with MP3s.

By September 7, 2013

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Samsung ATIV Book 9 2014 Edition

A big-screen ultrabook with a long, long battery life, the Samsung Ativ Book 9 2014 Edition delivers a high-end laptop experience for its premium price.

July 29, 2014

4 stars Editors' rating July 29, 2014
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Stereo still rules the music world

Stereo music isn't going away, and Onkyo's new components reflect that reality. Onkyo's A-9070 integrated amplifier and C-7070 CD player woo discerning audiophiles.

By September 14, 2011

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Streaming-audio app Play-Fi takes on Sonos and AirPlay

Play-Fi is the newest home streaming standard and could give Sonos and AirPlay a run for their money, promising wider manufacturer support and hi-res playback.

By September 24, 2013