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10 Best Software 2009

January 1, 2009 By Dennis Burger 133 comments
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Our 10 Best Software Award winners.

Nothing less than our picks for the best demo material of the past year.

B&W 800 Series Diamond

January 26, 2010 By HE Staff 20 comments
B&W 800 Series Diamond

Diamond Tweeters

With the latest upgrade in their popular 800 Series speakers, B&W has put their famous diamond dome tweeters in every speaker in the line.

B&W claims the new 800 Series Diamond, with the diamond tweeters and a host of other changes, offers significantly better performance. 

All the info after the jump.

Rocky Mountain Audio Fest 2009

October 6, 2009 By Charles Crowley 87 comments
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Mountain High (End)

The Hi-Fi world headed to Denver last weekend for the annual Rocky Mountain Audio Fest.

This year, there were over 150 rooms of high-end audio at the Denver Marriott Tech Center. Check out all the cool stuff after the jump.

Pioneer 2009 Product Launch

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It was just a short time ago that I was talking about Pioneer's decision to halt plasma manufacturing. This past week they showed their wares at the trendy (I’m told) Gramercy Park Hotel in New York City.

While one might expect some reduction in their products after such a huge announcement, they went the other way. They actually seem to be expanding their lines across the board with several new displays, Blu-ray players, and receivers.

Wadia 121 Decoding Computer and 151 Digital Amplifier

January 9, 2009 By Geoffrey Morrison 44 comments
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More iPod love

Designed to go with their 10 Best winning 170iTransport, the 121 and 151 are designed to work with the 170i to create a full system (sans speakers of course).

All the info after the jump.

HDMI 1.4

June 3, 2009 25 comments

Time to ditch all your gear... again.

Just when you got a handle on HDMI 1.3, here comes 1.4. While this is sure to elicit a groan from many, 1.4 has a host of new features that are actually very, very cool.

Starting with the ability to send Internet data over HDMI.

I'll let the gravity of that sink in while you click...

The Cuddle Couch

July 15, 2008 By B.A. Hoffman 29 comments
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Set Yourself Free

The Cuddle Couch, by Elite Home Theater Seating, ain’t your father’s recliner.

“With this chair, you can curl up next to someone, stretch out,” says designer and company owner Bobby Bala. “You can really lose yourself in the movie-watching experience because you’re not restricted to a certain angle like you are in a recliner.”

B&W Panorama Soundbar

January 9, 2009 By Adrienne Maxwell 16 comments
B&W Panorama Soundbar

Setting the bar high.

B&W is entering the soundbar arena. And, in typical B&W fashion, they’re doing so with real panache. The new Panorama melds high performance with high style.

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