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Peru’s other lost city

Larger than Machu Picchu and far less known, Choquequirao still makes you feel as though you’re practically the first to arrive.<p>The trek to the lost Incan city of Choquequirao is one of the most difficult in Peru. From the town of Cachora, located 161km west of Cusco, it’s an 18km walk to Capuliyoc …

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Meet the 100 people hoping to live and die on Mars

We're one step closer to finding out who could be the first humans to live on another planet. Mars One, the private organization planning to find and train a group of four astronauts to send on a one-way trip to Mars, has reached the third round of its selection process and has narrowed its …

Intelligent Bang & Olufsen Music System

Bang & Olufsen released its new speakers “BeoSound Moment” designed by studio Frackenpohl Poulheim. It features the world’s first touch-sensitive …

Bang & Olufsen

Bang & Olufsen work their design magic on headphones – The Gadgeteer

Bang & Olufsen has always been about style as well as sound. Nothing else looks like a B&O product—nothing. You can spot them a mile away. As we …

Bang & Olufsen BeoVision Avant 55 Ultra HDTV and BeoLab 18 Wireless Speaker System Review

<b>BeoLab 18 Speaker System</b> <br>Performance <br>Build Quality <br>Value<p><b>BeoLab 19 Subwoofer</b> <br>Performance <br>Features <br>Build Quality <br>Value<p><b>PRICE</b> $25,625 as reviewed<p><b>AT A</b> …

TIDAL Hi-Fi Music Streaming, Everything You Need to Know

In the past decade, MP3s and iTunes effectively standardized audio quality — a win for some, a loss for others. For the audiophiles who lament the …

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Bang & Olufsen Chooses Innovation Over Novelty

Every new Bang & Olufsen product looks, well, <i>new</i>, but if novelty were the same thing as innovation, every brand would be innovative. Only most brands aren’t (press releases notwithstanding), and the process behind the new BeoSound Moment illustrates why Bang & Olufsen is a consistent …

Gen Next: How to prepare for PlayStation 4 and Xbox One

Just because the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One consoles are coming doesn't mean that it's necessarily the right time to make the video game generational leap.<p>In these stories we will be examining the transition from PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 to PS4 and Xbox One, what it means if you don't make the …

How to build a PC: A comedy of system errors

The misadventures of building a PC, one static shock at a time.<p><i>How to build a PC is a weekly three-part series chronicling editor-at-large Chris Plante's misguided attempt to build a PC. This week, what drives a person to PC gaming?</i><p>My computer won't turn on.<p>At some point in the four days after I …

Beosound 5 | By Bang & Olufsen

Danish company Bang & Olufsen have unveiled their latest creation, the Beosound 5. The BeoSound 5 allows access to your music ver it is stored. …

Bang & Olufsen - B&O Play - BeoPlay A9 - Speakers

Sound specialists Bang & Olufsen launched their sister brand, B&O Play early this year in Copenhagen. Aimed at the younger generation, BeoPlay …

Bang & Olufsen Beolab 14 Sound System

Part speaker, part artwork, the Bang & Olufsen Beolab 14 Sound System ($TBA) is the company's latest gallery-worthy setup. It consists of four 140 …

Bang & Olufsen BeoPlay A9 AirPlay Music System "Nordic Sky Edition"

The sonic experts at Bang & Olufsen have delivered a colorful new take on their BeoPlay A9<p>The sonic experts at Bang & Olufsen have delivered a …

Should you spend your next-gen console cash on a PC instead?

You've got $400, maybe $500 sitting around and you're thinking that it's time to buy into some next-gen gaming. Sounds great, but maybe you shouldn't invest in a PlayStation 4, or an Xbox One. Maybe it's time to drop some cash on the most established gaming platform in history: The PC.<p>The question …

The Ultimate Rugby Championship 2013 Mash Up

The Ultimate Rugby Championship 2013 Mash Up<p><b>Strap yourselves in as I take you on a Journey of Epic Proportions.</b><p>All in Stunning High Definition and …

Stuart Barnes tips Henry Trinder to thrive for England if picked

Henry Trinder can thrive on the international stage if given the chance, says Stuart Barnes.<p>There were tries, shocks and all the usual in Round One …