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Neil Young's Pono music player blasts past Kickstarter goal

Less than 24 hours after debuting on Kickstarter, the Pono is fully funded with another month of its campaign left to go.

Dorm room entertainment: Build a killer system with just two devices

All you need is a good multi-use monitor and and awesome set of speakers.

Say hello to Jongo, the newest multiroom music system

On Wednesday Pure announced that its Jongo multiroom music system is now available for purchase.

Meet Stanley, the player piano that will play just about any song you tweet to him

Stanley is an Internet-connected vintage player piano powered by a MacBook Air that can play just about any song you tweet his way.

Introducing TechHive's Digital Entertainment Superguide

Interested in cutting the cord on your television and exploring what the digital media landscape has to offer you? Make the move with our Digital Entertainment Superguide, hand-crafted for you by the TechHive editors for just $3.99.

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Hands-on: Google's All Access music service is still a rough cut

On Wednesday, Google joined Spotify, Mog, Rdio, Rhapsody, and Slacker with the launch of its Google Play Music All Access subscription music service. We go hands-on to give it a try.

Amazon's AutoRip now offers MP3s to vinyl snobs

Amazon's AutoRip provides free 256 kbps MP3 tracks for every song on a vinyl album purchased from Amazon, and automatically adds them to its Cloud Player online storage.

What's the best way to discover new music?

How does a song go viral? Is it from Internet radio algorithms or a YouTube link from your best friend? Attendees at the S.F. MusicTech Summit Tuesday debated the issue.

Sonos enters home theater market with wireless soundbar

Facing new competition in the wireless multi-room audio system market that it dominates now, Sonos seeks to expand into the home-theater audio market.

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Sony quits manufacturing the 21-year-old MiniDisc player

RIP, Sony MiniDisc -- Sony has announced it is no longer manufacturing the portable audio players, which had limited adoption even after 21 years.

Gadget overload begins: Best of CES 2013 so far

We patrolled the press conferences to find the best gear and gadgets that could be seen in Las Vegas before the CES 2013 show floor opens. Here's what we found.

Pure takes on Sonos with Jongo multiroom audio (video)

Pure hopes to knock Sonos from its perch with its Jongo family of streaming audio devices.

How to set up a home recording studio

Putting together a home recording studio is easier than you may think.

Audio interfaces and mixers: What's best for your home studio?

How to pick the right audio interface or mixer for your home studio.

Olive One home music player sounds like a hit

Olive Media is known for its high-end music servers. With the just-announced Olive One the company is trying some different things: Both a price intended for the masses (starting at $399) and crowdfunding the project through Indiegogo.