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NEWS: The ideal hi-fi speaker for apartments arrives

The Spendor D1 speakers are born from a UK company which has refined a design originally conceived in a BBC engineering department during the sixties. The retro look and feel is part of the appeal but the audio technology underneath … Continue reading

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5 Christmas gadget gifts for the modern gentleman

Every man was once a boy and what was once a natural fascination with toys is now an evolved fascination with gadgets and technology. The step from Fisher Price to Bang & Olufsen may be more of a stride but … Continue reading

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REVIEW: Hoover Robo.com 2

The concept is simple yet sci-fi.  Hoover has invented a disc shaped robot that cleans your home on its own, mapping your living space via sensors and sucking up dirt, after coating your floor in UV light to kill bugs. … Continue reading

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NEWS: Denon creates luxury AirPlay bubble dock, makes iPhone arty

So many iPod docks follow the Bose design template of looking like smart, rectangular electric heaters, offering a wall of sound but no individual style. There’s exceptions, of course, but micro hi-fi specialist Denon has created a dock that goes … Continue reading

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REVIEW: Edifier Spinnaker sound system offers home cinema sound for small spaces

Aiming for people who seek a new iPhone or smartphone dock as well as those movie buffs who want bigger sound for their cinematic love-ins, Edifier has taken a bold step with the Spinnaker system. Two good sized horn style … Continue reading

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NEWS: Tivoli reveal Model One BT and PAL BT Bluetooth radios

It’s a sign of the times that internet radio is gaining ground and many people own systems without even knowing it. Any iPhone or Android smartphone is internet radio enabled and can send wireless internet radio around the house, streaming … Continue reading

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NEWS: Pure launch Sensia 200D Connect radio with live screen

DAB pioneers Pure today revealed a new internet radio – the Pure Sensia 200D Connect, running through the new Pure Stream app interface at London’s Covent Garden Hotel. Offering DLNA wireless music support for the Pure Stream app on iPhone … Continue reading

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NEWS: French cool for your lounge and desktop made easy

The solution to high quality sound from your TV has traditionally followed two routes: either you invest in a AV amplifier with 186 sockets and five speakers the size of school-age infants or you opt for a stick-on ‘soundbar’ solution … Continue reading

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REVIEW: Pure Contour 200i Air takes AirPlay to the bedroom

It’s taken a while but now hassle-free music streaming from your iPhone and iPad is available on new iPod docks and hi-fi systems. AirPlay tech is an Apple owned technology – it offers better sound quality than Bluetooth and if … Continue reading

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REVIEW: Sennheiser HD700 headphones deliver private audio bliss

Sennheiser produced their flagship HD800 headphones last year and the Sennheiser HD700s are the slimmed down version, with a price tag to match. At £599 the HD700s are a substantial  saving over the £999 HD800s and look identical. We reviewed … Continue reading

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