4 Apr
Your fraying earbuds will never sound the same again

Plug any old headphones into McIntosh Labs new MHA100 amp and get the full sound of conventional speakers, with the capacity for both digital inputs and 50-watt stereo speaker outputs, too. The Autoformer technology gives impedance ranges of 8-40, 40-150 and 150-600 ohms which means any old earbud you plant in there will do the […]


27 Mar
Because Schlitz & tonitis never sounded better

You know, sometimes a product comes along and you wonder how no one came up with this simple idea oh-so-long ago? Like the ingenious Arkeg, the Marshall Amp Fridge seems like such a no-brainer it’s automatic. Sure it’s more than just a little bit corny, but dammit if it wouldn’t look good classying up your mom’s […]


17 Jan
Limited Edition gold-toned 50th Anniversary amp

McIntosh unveiled a refurbished gold-plated edition of its famed MC275 power amplifier at the CES show in Las Vegas. The Limited Edition 50th Anniversary version uses the original circuit — last produced in 1973 — and delivers 75W per channel in stereo operation or 150W in mono. The updates to the power amp include multicolored LED […]


9 Feb
Simple acoustics add 13 decibels of sound to your iPhone

Rise and shine sleepyheads — smart phones may have made watches, clocks and alarms obsolete, but is your phone loud enough to wake you up after a night of serious carousal? Bone Collection’s portable amplifier iPhone Horn stand will never let you sleep in again by adding 13 decibels of sound pressure to your iPhone’s […]