Author: James

JBL Synchros Headphone Lineup Adopts a Scientific Approach

We have now returned from the JBL press even in Liverpool and it would seem that JBL are taking their headphones very seriously now. While at the event we learned that JBL have taken a very scientific approach to the new headphones employing Dr Sean Olive to head the science behind their headphones. According to JBL there is very little published research on the perception and measurement of headphone sound quality with no meaningful standard on how headphones should sound. Therefore JBL set a goal of developing scientific methods to accurately and reliably measure the perceived sound quality of headphones. Over...

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Going Mobile, tech on the go

As technology begins to advance and our reliance on more mobile technology increases, it becomes more and more important for us to be able to have ‘tech on the go’ to ensure we don’t miss out on a moment of the services and commodities we love the most. One of favourite on the go resources we all like to reach for is games, the gaming and gaming betting industry is amidst a boom at the moment, according to The Nation the increase in the smartphone and tablet market which has led to a growth spurt in the gaming industry....

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JBL Synchros S700 Event and Review

Today we are off to Liverpool to attend a live demo event for the new JBL Synchros S700 over ear headphones, where we will get to listen to Jonas and the massive attraction play live to us at the Cavern. The new Synchros S700 headphones are JBL’s top of the range headphones  which will retail for £169, £259 and £299 respectively depending exactly what you get and The S700 features include: JBL professional audio sound with JBL PureBass performance in passive or powered mode Premium 5cm drivers JBL LiveStage signal processing technology for “a more realistic sound experience” Built-in, rechargeable Li-ion battery...

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Modern Turntables Assist In Vinyl Sale Increase

No, this most definitely not a joke: Vinyl sales are at an all-time high in the U.K. In fact, the audio medium is selling better than it has in decades, which comes as no surprise to the hipper folks out there and audiophiles alike. Vinyl has seen a huge resurgence in various musical niches over the past 10 years or so—metal and all its sub-genres, for example—following its near-death in the 1990s when CDs became the number-one medium. Now, of course, digital files are leading the way with more than 50 percent of total sales so far this year,...

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Best Apps To Get This November

With brand new innovative and notable apps being released for android and iOS systems on a constant basis, it’s always a smart idea to keep up with the latest and most popular additions out there. For a far superior experience, consider investing in hyperfast fibre optic internet, a sure-fire way to improve your online productivity as well. November has seen the stock of Bitstrips rise significantly and, advertising itself as a social comic, it’s starting to pop up all over the web. Taking advantage of the popularity of social media, the app lets users share their feelings and thoughts with their friends...

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