Written By: Marc Rushton

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REVIEW: IEAST SOUNDSTREAM PRO STREAMER

It was only a few shorts years ago, that Logitech's Squeezebox had the market sewn up for compact, streaming audio devices. The Squeezebox has since departed, and in its place is no shortage of multiroom audio products. iEast has flown under the radar.

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Halcro Returns to Market with Patriotic Tribute

Other than Redgum Audio, there's perhaps no other brand more iconic than Australia's very own Halcro, who arguably in their prime enjoyed more success on a global level within the HiFi market than any other.

Posted in: HiFi Show

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John Grado Honoured with Founder’s Award

Los Angeles & Orange County Audio Society, thought to be the largest audio society in the world with over 2000 members and 24 years of operation, have announced their annual Founder's Award for 2016.

Posted in: Industry

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Major Update for Bluesound via Firmware

Bluesound, the fastest growing multi-zone audio platform from Canadian manufacturer, Lenbrook, has announced a firmware update by end January that will see a number of new key features and upgrades.

Posted in: Hi-Fi Integration

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Arcam Adds Hi-Res Streaming To Any Audio System

Since the bizarre decision by Logitech to discontinue the hugely popular Squeezebox, enthusiasts have struggled to find a solution that just works for streaming audio to existing systems. Arcam's rPlay looks set to fill that void.

Posted in: Hi-Fi Integration

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Klipsch Embrace their Heritage with New Headphone Range

Celebrating Klipsch's heritage, their aptly named new headphone range embodies skilled craft and hand made qualities reflective of their premium loudspeakers. Three new 'semi-open' models debuted at this week's CES in Las Vegas.

Posted in: Headphones

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New Stellar Range from PS Audio

In what could be the quietest product launch in history, three new products have just appeared on the PS Audio website, appearing in the form of two affordable amplifiers, and a DAC under the 'Stellar' moniker.

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Chord MOJO Just Got One Hell Of An Upgrade

When Chord Electronics announced the MOJO in 2015, a portable, go-anywhere amp and DAC for your smartphone with practically unrivalled sound quality, everyone took notice. Chord has now moved the goalposts further, yet again.

Posted in: Headphones

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OMG Chord. Stop it! Hugo 2 Announced

Chord Electronics has used the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas to unveil three brand new products for 2017. Is there any stopping John Franks and his relentless pursuit redefining HiFi and portable audio?

Posted in: Hi-Fi Headphones

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Sydney’s Audio Solutions Kicking Goals With Luxman

Owners of Sydney's specialist HiFi retailer Audio Solutions, Nick Papas and Tony Stanzos, are smiling this week after recognition from Australia's Luxman distributor, Audio Active, announced their Dealer of the Year award.

Posted in: Hi-Fi Industry

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MQA Launches on Tidal Streaming Platform

Headlining the news out of this year's Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas, is the announcement that music streaming service Tidal, has partnered with MQA, a studio quality digital file format for audio.

Posted in: Hi-Fi

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Voice Control Heats Up with Lenovo’s Smart Assistant

Working directly with Amazon, Chinese PC manufacturer Lenovo have announced a voice-controlled speaker set to take on Google's Home smart speaker.

Posted in: Smart Homes & IoT