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Gear Review: Fiio X3 2nd Generation

There sure is a lot going on in the world right now. Twitter’s a mess of US election coverage, overthrown governments and localized horror shows. Oh, and the Olympics are starting soon. What better way to tune out the noise than with some headphones and a great little portable music player? Sit back, crank up some tunes, and I’ll tell… Read More »

Status, Epubs, Early Boötids

  Hi. I’ve missed you. Maybe you’ve read Trajectory Book 2 and don’t know what to do about that. I know a few of you have read it. Some still are. I can sense these things. Well if you have read it, please put a review on it. Goodreads is a good place to leave a review. Amazon (click… Read More »

A couple of weeks with Audirvana+

What a week. Our house is now closed and we have gone fully nomadic. Next time I write here, I’ll be on the east coast for good and I truly can’t wait. While we’ve been on the road, I’ve spent a little bit of time auditioning Audirvana+ as an iTunes replacement. The short: I now load this when I… Read More »

Metabones announces ‘Speed Booster’ lens adapter for mirrorless cameras

Metabones and optics company Caldwell Photographics have jointly announced the ‘Speed Booster’, a lens adapter for for mounting SLR lenses on APS-C and Micro Four Thirds mirrorless cameras that reduces the focal length by a factor of 0.71x and increases the maximum aperture by 1 stop. Metabones announces ‘Speed Booster’ lens adapter for mirrorless cameras: Digital Photography Review.… Read More »