The Best iPad Speaker Docks Of 2017

by Justin Thomas •

During my research for the best speaker dock, I discovered that there are that many iPad docks available. The new trend to produce devices that only allow bluetooth connections, and thus lack a real docking feature. Here are some reliable speaker dock that still allow you to dock your iPad and immediately play your music:

Convert Vinyl Records To HiFi Digital Recordings

by Patrick Hyde •

Digitization isn’t anything new in the audio world. Since vinyl’s surprise resurgence in popularity began half a decade or so ago, a host of USB vinyl players appeared on the market claiming to digitize your record. Marketed for a generation who had grown up without ever playing a vinyl record, these players were simple to use and inexpensive compared to analog turntables. The problem is that they are also cheap, most of them insultingly so.

V-Moda Headphones Can Withstand Salt Spray, UV Exposure and Extreme Temperatures

by Justin Thomas •

The V-MODA XS is the most durable portable headphone I’ve found. This headphone is designed to be rugged — it has a steel frame, and a headband that can be bent flat without breaking. It also features cloth braided cords (for durability), and it complies with 810G U.S. Military Standard tests for extreme temperatures, humidity, salt spray and UV exposure.