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REVIEW: RUIPRO TRUE 4K FIBRE HDMI CABLE

The increased popularity of 4K content has presented problems for many with HDMI cables, particularly over extended runs between a source and display device. RuiPro delivers an affordable HDMI cable solution.

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SONOS EYES OFF LENBROOK FOR LEGAL STOUSH OVER BLUESOUND

Referred to by many as the 'Sonos Killer' when it first debuted in 2014, it is no wonder that Sonos, the pioneer of the multi-room wireless audio category vigorously defended itself when pushed by the launch of Denon's HEOS.

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ALEXA, APPLE MUSIC AND SONOS - ALL YOU HAVE TO DO IS ASK

The good news today for Sonos and Apple Music fans in Australia is you can now use Alexa to control Apple Music on Sonos One or Beam, or with an Echo device connected to a Sonos system.

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KEN DWYER & CONNECTED MEDIA LANDS BLUESOUND PROFESSIONAL

Industry stalwart Ken Dwyer and his newly formed distribution company, Connected Media, have been appointed the distribution rights to Bluesound Professional and its range of products in Australia and New Zealand.

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KEF ACTIVATES AIRPLAY 2 FOR LSX SPEAKERS

Like the gift that keeps giving, KEF's LSX wireless stereo speakers are now AirPlay 2 enabled which brings new capabilities that allow users to effortlessly stream music or podcasts from an iPhone, iPad, Mac, HomePod and Apple TV, and perfectly in ...

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COGWORKS APPOINTS PAUL CLARKE AS GENERAL MANAGER

There's no standing still for industry veteran Paul Clarke who has been appointed as General Manager of Queensland based distributor, Cogworks.

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RUIPRO ANNOUNCES NEXT-GEN 8K HDMI CABLES

RuiPro, renowned for delivering a reliable and innovative cable solution for the 4K HDMI market and the popular choice with enthusiasts and pro installers has announced its ‘next generation’ of 8K compliant HDMI cables.

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REVIEW: PANASONIC SC-GA10 SMART SPEAKER

There’s certainly no shortage of smart speakers to choose from – so is Panasonic's effort, the Google Assistant-based SC-GA10, worth its sizeable asking price? Let’s find out.

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FIRST IMPRESSIONS: BOWERS & WILKINS FORMATION SERIES

Following the breaking announcement of Bowers & Wilkins' new Formation Wireless Suite we caught up with the full range for a hands-on demo.

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BOWERS & WILKINS ANNOUNCES FORMATION SUITE OF WIRELESS AUDIO PRODUCTS

One of the most highly anticipated announcements since Silicon Valley's EVA Automation purchase of B&W, details are now known of its new Formation Suite of audio products for whole-home wireless audio.

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YAMAHA ADDS AIRPLAY 2 AND MORE TO HOME AUDIO RANGE

Yamaha's MusicCast range is gaining Apple AirPlay 2, Spotify Connect and voice control abilities through a series of upcoming firmware updates.

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AUSTRALIA’S CEDIA+CONNECTED CONFERENCE IS GO

CEDIA, the leading global organisation and body overseeing the home technology industry have teamed up with the Connected network and publication to deliver an industry-leading conference for industry members next month.

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SMART MOUNTS FOR SMART SPEAKERS FROM VANGUARD DYNAMICS

Vanguard Dynamics has released the clever and intuitive VAIL Amp In-Wall Mounting Dock for Amazon's 2nd-generation Echo Dot.

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B&O’S BEOVISION HARMONY OLED TV HAS A BUTTERFLY EFFECT

The Beovision Harmony folds away when not in use. Yup, you read that right. Milan Design Week is an incredibly apt event for Bang & Olufsen to unveil its stylishly folding Beovision Harmony all-in-one OLED TV and speaker system.

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ADD ALEXA TO EXISTING HI-FI SYSTEMS & SPEAKERS

Announced today, Amazon has released the Echo Input which is an inexpensive way of adding Alexa voice control to any existing audio system.

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REVIEW: NAD M10 BLUOS STREAMING AMPLIFIER

NAD Electronics' new M10 BluOS Streaming Amplifier is the latest addition to its 'Masters” range. Read on to discover why this release knocked the socks off both the reviewer and the editor!

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DOLBY ATMOS ON A BUDGET WITH KEF Q50A

KEF's Q50a is the silent achiever that has enjoyed massive success since its release last year. An upfiring Dolby Atmos surround speaker; it will take your immersive sound to new heights, quite literally!

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