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SV Staff Posted: May 25, 2017 1 comments
CD was just beginning to catch on when Dire Straits released its fifth studio album Brothers in Arms in May 1985. Driven by the iconic (and controversial) hit single “Money For Nothing,” the album was the first to sell one million copies in the CD format and the first to outsell its LP counterpart.
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SV Staff Posted: May 24, 2017 1 comments
Metallica photo: Ross Halfin

Nugs.net, the website dedicated downloading and streaming live music from some of the world’s largest touring acts, has adopted MQA’s Master Quality Authenticated audio encoding technology for the downloading and streaming services it provides for more than 1,000 artists.

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SV Staff Posted: May 24, 2017 2 comments
The entry of showrooming into the retail lexicon a few years ago portended the death of brick-and-mortar retailing—or so it seemed at the time. Consumers would visit stores to inspect the merch, then order it online.
SV Staff Posted: May 24, 2017 1 comments
iHome is kicking off Memorial Day Weekend with a line of funky outdoor speakers that play tunes on request.
SV Staff Posted: May 23, 2017 0 comments
Marantz has packed a full suite of home theater and multiroom features into a pair of slimline AV receivers designed for tight spaces.
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SV Staff Posted: May 23, 2017 1 comments
Nearly half of all Americans consider themselves to be tech-savvy, according a new survey by ReportLinker. Zero in on millennials and, not surprisingly, the figure rises to 58 percent.
SV Staff Posted: May 22, 2017 0 comments
Integra has introduced two 7.2-channel AV receivers with features designed to ease custom installation.
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SV Staff Posted: May 22, 2017 0 comments
Interest in buying an internet-connected smart TV goes up when consumers learn about the capabilities of the next-generation ATSC 3.0 broadcast TV standard, according to the findings of a national survey conducted by market research firm SmithGeiger.
SV Staff Posted: May 19, 2017 0 comments
Reaching ever higher, HiFiMan’s new $6,000 Susvara planar-magnetic headphones use acoustically invisible “stealth magnets” to improve sound quality by keeping sound waves intact.
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SV Staff Posted: May 17, 2017 0 comments
LG and European satellite operator SES demonstrated 4K High Frame Rate (HFR) broadcasting at the recent SES Industry Days conference in Luxembourg.

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