Apple confirms what happens to your music after iTunes closes

Apple confirms what happens to your music after iTunes closes

Apple confirms what happens to your music after iTunes closes Three apps to absorb iTunes Since the news of Apple’s decision to axe iTunes, there’s been much speculation as to what will actually happen to our iTunes libraries when the next version of macOS, macOS Catalina (10.15), arrives this autumn. Keen to placate users after its […]

MP3, AAC, WAV, FLAC: all the audio file formats explained

MP3, AAC, WAV, FLAC: all the audio file formats explained Organising your digital music collection, you might be struck by the number of different audio file formats in your library. If the list leaves you wondering whether all those songs studied at different universities to get such official-looking letters after their names, don’t worry. We’re […]

Apple kills iTunes, announces HomePod and AirPods features

Apple kills iTunes, announces HomePod and AirPods features

Apple kills iTunes, announces HomePod and AirPods features iTunes has been the talk of tech town recently, as rumours circled that the all-encompassing app was living its final days. And this evening, Apple has confirmed its demise at its annual Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) event. R.I.P, iTunes. The media platform is how Apple users have listened to […]

B&W Formation promises true hi-fi sound from a wireless multi-room system

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B&W Formation promises true hi-fi sound from a wireless multi-room system Consider us excited. Bowers & Wilkins has launched not one but five new wireless products as part of a fully-fledged multi-room family, called B&W Formation. The long-awaited product of B&W’s partnership with a Silicon Valley technology company, B&W Formation aims to deliver true, wired […]

Sonos adds Alexa support for Apple Music

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Sonos adds Alexa support for Apple Music The wait is over at last Sonos adds Alexa support for Apple Music Apple Music users will finally be able to control playback of the streaming service via Alexa Voice Control on their Sonos speakers, thanks to a long awaited update. The update covers Sonos’s One wireless speaker and its Beam […]

Sennheiser Momentum True Wireless review

Sennheiser Momentum True Wireless - In-Ear Headphones

Sennheiser Momentum True Wireless review Sennheiser’s answer to the Apple AirPods OUR VERDICT Sennheiser’s first pair of truly wireless in-ears marry form and function to good effect FOR Impressive features Good battery life Balanced sound AGAINST Touch controls are erratic Not as musical as rivals   Since Apple launched its revolutionary AirPods back in December […]

Onkyo unveils new AV receiver and two full home cinema packages

Onkyo unveils new AV receiver and two full home cinema packages Onkyo has detailed three new home cinema products, including a 7.2-channel A/V receiver and a pair of amplifier and speaker combination packages. The TX-NR696, which will be available from next month at a tempting £700 price point, promises 175W of power from each of […]

Wireless TV? Samsung files patent for TV with no cables required

Wireless TV? Samsung files patent for TV with no cables required When even one cable is one cable too many Wireless is taking over the world and now Samsung is setting its sights on delivering the first truly wireless TV, eliminating the need for that pesky power cable. Samsung has already got pretty close. The […]