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JBL LAUNCHES LINK 300 SMART SPEAKER WITH GOOGLE ASSISTANT

Not so long ago JBL released a natty new range of voice-activated speakers called the JBL LINK series. The latest addition to the LINK range is called the LINK 300, and it's available now at selected retailers and from JBL Australia’s website.

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SPOTIFY RUMOURED TO BE RELEASING INCAR HARDWARE

Pundits this week are betting an upcoming announcement from the king of music streaming hints at Spotify's unveiling of a piece of hardware that will drop into your car.

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SPEAKERLESS AUDIO, NO MORE SPEAKERS IN YOUR CAR

Continental, a brand you might recognise for its automotive tyres, wants to supply its new sound technology to car manufacturers which would eliminate the need for traditional loudspeakers.

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OCEANS 3D AT IMAX: WIN FREE TICKETS

From the creators of Blue Planet and Blue Planet 2 comes the breathtaking and fully immersive giant-screen documentary film OCEANS 3D: OUR BLUE PLANET, narrated by Kate Winslet and scored by Hans Zimmer.

Posted in: Sound TVs & Projectors

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WORLD CLASS GAMING HEADPHONES FROM AUDEZE

GadgetNET has been fortunate enough to be among the first to get ears-on with the first gaming headset from Audiophile headphone makers, Audeze at an exclusive London gathering.

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ULTIMATE EARS WONDERBOOM IS A LITTLE BIG SPEAKER

The latest in a long line of audio gear boasting good sound and great styling is Ultimate Ears' WONDERBOOM Freestyle portable speaker range.

Posted in: Sound Outdoors & Fitness

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SOUNDCAST LAUNCH, OUTDOOR SPEAKERS REDEFINED

Soundcast is an award-winning brand of high-performance Bluetooth speakers that relaunched in Australia this week.

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MAKE YOUR OLD SPEAKERS SMART WITH BEOCREATE

Through a partnership with HiFiBerry, Bang & Olufsen have launched an open-source DIY product that will allow customers to upgrade old loudspeakers to today's wireless standards.

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BYE BYE SPOTIFY

You get home, flop on the sofa, grab the remote for your Onkyo receiver and press the green “Play Spotify” button, deathly silence follows. You have just been made obsolete!

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SPOTIFY LAUNCHES STATIONS IN AUSTRALIA

Available only to Australian Android users so far, Stations is Spotify's latest app that has launched via the Play Store this week.

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PRICE SLASHED ON AKTIMATE BLUE SPEAKERS

GadgetNET promises to keep you informed of all the gadget bargains on the planet that we discover in our travels. Aktimate's Blue Speakers are a perfect example at $400 off their normal price right now.

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AMAZON ALEXA TO LAUNCH IN AUSTRALIA NEXT MONTH

The long-awaited announcement of Amazon's launch of Alexa and Echo has finally arrived. The voice control giant is now offering the Echo range of smart speakers via pre-order on Amazon Australia, with the service set to go live February 1st, 2018.

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SOUND DIMENSIONS JOINS THE DOTS

Now here’s a novel idea: gather a horde of compact self-powered, wireless speakers, daisy chain them all and what you get is a wall of sound that belies their tiny individual size.

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AURASENS AUDIO RECLINER, A SENSORY SENSATION

If the AURASENS hi-tech pod recliner evokes memories of Pioneer’s original “stereo chair’’, you’d be on the money.

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APPLE BUYS MUSIC APP SHAZAM

Snapchat and Spotify have missed out on a deal to buy Shazam, the world's most popular music recognition app with Apple rumoured to have secured the deal for $400 million.

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TIVOLI AUDIO COMPLETES ART COLLECTION

Tivoli Audio, known for their range of radios stepped it up earlier this year with a new ART series of products, along with more affordable pricing in Australia.

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Reviews

REVIEW: PIONEER XDP-30R DIGITAL AUDIO PLAYER

With some unique features, sleek aesthetics and a more affordable price than many of the competitors, Pioneer are shaking the digital audio player market up with the XDP-30R.

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