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CD/Vinyl Crossbreed Record Debuts

To many audio acolytes the vinyl record remains the best playback format. The uncompressed, analog pulses are untouched by digital ones and zeros. CD and DVD formats have long since overtaken the vinyl disc in popularity. That doesn’t mean, though, there isn’t life in this tried-and-true format. Musician Jeff Mills’ new project ‘The Occurrence’ comes […]

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Dolby Labs: Hear From The Pros

Dolby Laboratories is a leader in audio entertainment. Dolby Digital is the “reigning standard in surround sound technology, found in thousands of cinemas and millions of homes worldwide. With Dolby Digital you experience compelling 5.1-channel surround sound whether you’re watching—a DVD or Blu-ray Disc™, TV programming, or downloaded content.” If you’re curious about the alpha […]

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LCD vs. Plasma: Off the Mat

Your choice of video display for your multimedia area looked like a TKO for LCD panels over Plasma last year. Not so fast, the consolidation of the plasma market fell into Panasonic’s lap and this year there is more momentum, a come back of sorts underway for Plasma screens. No, it’s not experiencing growth like […]

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