exaSound Audio Upgrades Reference DACs
Company announces new Mark II digital–to–analog converter features & functionality Toronto ON — exaSound Audio Design, manufacturer of innovative, exceptional fidelity audio products, announced...
CONDENSED CREAM OF OS X
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Son of Tosh
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IP, IP Everywhere…
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The Power Play
I'm just now heading to Boulder, Colo., seat of the U.S. data storage industry and domestic home to Sony's SACD effort, in an attempt...
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Broad & Deep Need for Speed
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The Other Optical Format
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Born to Crawl
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The FireWire “Standard”
MOVING TOWARD INTEROPERABILITY Once upon a time, in my City By The Bay, where Green Street hits Telegraph Hill, there was a warehouse. On...
Setting the World on Fire(Wire)
This month, I still haven't jumped off the local bus. I'm hangin' on there, exploring the ramifications of...I know, you're at AES in L.A.,...
IMPROVING THE NETWORK BUS Ah, September. A time when latent color emerges from behind the green of summer. When the latest retro tube gear...
Are You on or off the Bus?
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LANs, WANs, NASs & SANs
OR WHY NETWORKS ARE BORN ANEW was at a industry schmoozefest last night, meeting and greeting while munching on salmon thingies. Our small industry...
Small Things Come In Lossy Packages
It's no surprise to most of us that, by adopting digital acquisition, processing and distribution, we've settled for audio that is audibly degraded relative