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NURA IS BACK WITH NURALOOP SMART EARPHONES

Following the phenomenal success of Nura's first release, the Nuraphone headphones last year, Nura is back again, but this time, it's the NuraLoop.

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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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HOYTS GOES HIGH TECH WITH POPCORN ORDERING APP

Available soon is a new app from Hoyts that allows you to pre-order that cup of Coke and popcorn before you even leave home for the cinema.

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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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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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APPLE’S NEW PUSH INTO SUBSCRIPTION CONTENT

Three separate press releases hit our inbox this morning, all from different personnel within or associated with Apple. Each spruiked a new Apple service or feature.

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APPLE SURPRISES WITH NEW AIRPODS

Talk of Apple's new AirPods for 2019 has been rife for some time now, but this morning's announcement ahead of next week's media event has taken all by surprise, but on paper also delivers in spades.

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LG G8 THINQ HANDSET COULD BE THE ULTIMATE AUDIOPHILE’S SMARTPHONE

LG’s upcoming G8 ThinQ smartphone is shaping up to be the ultimate handset for audiophiles, with the company this week revealing a truckload of intriguing sonic-related features – including a vibrating OLED screen.

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WISA-COMPATIBLE TVS REMOVE THE NEED FOR WIRES OR AN AV RECEIVER

Imagine an eight-channel surround sound system supporting 24-bit/96kHz digital audio quality, all without speaker cables or an AV receiver all pieced together with products from several different brands.

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CAMBRIDGE AUDIO UNVEIL WORLD’S FIRST BLUETOOTH APTX HD TURNTABLE

Cambridge Audio has launched the Alva TT, the world's first turntable featuring aptX HD audio, at CES 2019.

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TIDAL MASTERS ARRIVES ON ANDROID DEVICES

Fed up with not getting the full benefit of your top-tier Tidal subscription when on-the-go? Well, if you're an Android user, you now get Tidal Masters access.

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LG’S 2019 TELEVISION LINEUP: SHARPER, SMOOTHER AND SMARTER

Even before CES 2019 had gotten underway, LG had shown off its upcoming range of flagship televisions; and on paper, at least, there is much to admire.

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CES 2019: HISENSE AUSTRALIA TO UNVEIL NEW SMART TV PLATFORM

Within weeks, Hisense Australia will launch its new locally developed Smart TV platform at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in January 2019.

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DTS PLAY-FI ADDS ALEXA SKILLS TO YET MORE BRANDS

DTS Play-Fi has further expanded its lineup of Works with Alexa certified products to include models from MartinLogan, Paradigm and Anthem.

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