What’s the difference between FLAC and MP3?

FLAC, MP3, WAV, AAC, OGG. Why are there so many different audio file formats and what do they mean? All audio file types have a purpose. Different formats are suited to different use cases, such…

Tidal adds Dolby Atmos Hi-Fi music for users to stream

Tidal are increasing their high fidelity music offerings with a whole new range of exceptional sounding music for subscribers. Since day one Tidal have prided their music streaming service on offering high definition audio for…

Apple’s expensive shot at a smart speaker HomePod launches in 2 weeks

Following in the steps of rivals Amazon and Google, Apple’s first step into the realm of smart speakers is approaching launch day. After Amazon revolutionised tech assistants with the Amazon Echo and Google tried to…

The “highest resolution music streaming service in the world” comes to the U.S.

French music streamer Qobuz are bringing their high-resolution streamer to the U.S., but can they face up against Jay-Z’s Tidal. Qobuz claim to be “the highest resolution music streaming service in the world” with a vast…

Sennheiser push the limits of headphones with these audiophile’s dream

Sennheiser think they’ve created the new standard for audiophiles with their new cans offering an “unparalleled listening experience”. Sennheiser have revealed a newcomer joining their high-end Audiophile range of headphones. The new model may cause controversy…

Tidal comes to TV with Apple TV and Android TV support

Jay-Z’s HQ music streaming service is now streaming on TVs with new support for Apple and Android TV services. Tidal have launched their first apps for TV, arriving on both Android and Apple TV platforms….

Deezer are launching Hi-Fi streaming in Japan

Deezer plan to go high-definition in Japan with their Hi-Fi streaming tier launching this month for the country. Deezer will offer FLAC quality music files for streaming in Japan as they launch a high-definition tier…

Get Deezer HiFi, now on Google Cast and Chromecast enabled speakers

Deezer are upping their high-fidelity music streaming offering, expanding it to stream through multiple extra casting devices. The Paris-based streaming service Deezer are bolstering their premium-Premium offering. Deezer HiFi is Deezer’s $19.99 a month streaming service…

Spotify still dominate music streaming announcing 50m subscribers

Spotify have just revealed that they have 50 million subscribers, a massive 10 million jump in 6 months that puts the streaming service far in the lead. Spotify have been comfortably leading the music streaming industry…

Spotify’s music is going Hi-Fi with a new subscription offering taking on Tidal

Spotify’s app has leaked what appears to be a new subscription tier coming to Spotify soon, offering High Fidelity audio and extra bonuses like a free vinyl record. A new page has appeared on Spotify’s…