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Streaming, while impressive, still only accounts for 12.6 per cent of all the music consumed in the UK. An even bigger surprise might be the fact that together, CD and vinyl still accounted for a huge 49 per cent of all Album Equivalent Sales (AES) in 2014.
Beats' Solo 2 Wireless headphones (£269.95) are out now in the UK from all major stockists. Key Features: 12 hour battery
In the vastness of space nobody can hear you scream, unless of course you're a gas giant and you have winds of up to 360km
The truth is, audio makes sense in a mobile world. Staring at text and images on a small screen will give you a headache, whereas consuming information through your headphones is effort free.
Even vinyl has seen an upturn in sales. In the UK alone, vinyl sales reached levels not seen since 1996, before napster, limewire or even the MP3 came to dominate our listening experience.
Bang & Olufsen's BeoPlay brand has always been aimed at young professionals, but not the ones you might expect. Instead of
The Vertu HP-1Vs are the first in a range of new audio products from the luxury British smartphone manufacturer and are available
If you think cassette tape-players and boom-boxes are old school, then you may be surprised to know that headphones have been around for much longer than either of them. With over 130 years of heritage, the headphone has come a long way.
As an inventor and business leader, Ray Dolby achieved great heights and motivated those around him to keep developing and pushing the boundaries. Staff at Dolby tell me that he was and will continue to be, an inspiration to them.
Adding additional speakers is also as simple as it could possibly be - though given the cost (a Playbar alone is £599) this
Now, to be fair, we're not regular listeners to Paula White's show on BBC Radio Stoke. Chiefly because we don't live in Stoke
In the past few years, the demand from consumers to go wireless has increased rapidly, driven in part by the convergence of mobile devices and the increasingly demanding, tech-savvy users who have connected devices at their fingertips in their smartphones and tablets.
Whether you're a wannbe DJ, into loud guitars or just have more money than sense, it's never been more obvious that headphones
A good song comes from the heart: a good chord structure, melody and lyrics. Everything else is just a facelift. The fusion of the digital with the real is what gives art its power, and finding a balance between the two is what making art in the 21st century is all about.
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