AURALiC Taurus MKII headphone amplifier review

Twin peaks. AURALiC’s Taurus MKII (US$1899) is a balanced headphone amplifier that also doubles as a...

Yuin PK3 – a revelatory $40 upgrade to Apple earbuds

It’s no secret that the sound quality of Apple’s white-wired earbuds leaves a whole lot to...

Games without frontiers at the Sydney Audio Club

I’ve been sounding the ‘different music’ horn for a while now: audiophile societies and store demonstrators...

IKEA announce EXPEDIT successor in KALLAX

(That headline sounds kinda sci-fi-regal doesn’t it?). IKEA caused much wailing and gnashing of teeth among...

24-bit downloads coming soon to the iTunes Store?

I wouldn’t normally report on rumours because rumours aren’t news…but this one’s a biggie: MacRumors has...

KIH #8 – Re-activating active loudspeakers

CIA. Call it active. One of the more obvious subjects in need of a shake down...

LH Labs shoots for crowd-funding hatrick with Geek Wave

LH Labs, a subsidiary of Light Harmonic, are going for the hatrick with their crowd-funding of...

What were the audiophile records of yesteryear?

Before becoming an audiophile proper in the late noughties I’d never heard of Diana Krall or...

Arcam rBlink wireless aptX Bluetooth DAC/DDC review

If you read my three part take on the NAD D 3020 you’ll know that I...

Metrum Acoustics drop M2Tech as USB OEM, announce new module

You might know that some OS X audiophiles moving up to Mavericks witnessed an unpleasant side...

Audio-gd update NFB-3 DAC with ESS Sabre 9018 chip, DXD/DSD

It’s been a while since we checked in with China’s Audio-gd but it looks like they...

M2Tech ready Young DSD DAC/pre-amplifier

Italy’s M2Tech have been talking about an update to their Young DAC for what feels like...

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