Affaire conclue : un vendeur préfère repartir avec son objet, les acheteurs sans voix ! (vidéo)

Richard, venu présenter un fauteuil-oeuf aux acheteurs d'Affaire conclue, a préféré repartir avec son objet pour une raison bien précise. Cela n’arrive pas si souvent, et pourtant, lundi 4 décembre 2023, un vendeur d’Affaire conclue est reparti de l’émission, non pas des billets en poche, mais son objet sous le bras. Richard, 62 ans, était…

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DALI and NAD

The amiable and loquacious Jason Zidle is a product manager at Lenbrook, the Canadian company behind NAD and Bluesound. Lenbrook also imports Denmark’s storied DALI speakers. At the Renaissance hotel in Schaumburg, the star performers in the Lenbrook space are a handsome pair of just-launched DALI Epikore 11 floorstanders ($60,000/pair). The Epikores were flanked by…

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Surprenant… Morgiane (N’oubliez pas les paroles) dévoile à Nagui ce qu’elle compte faire de ses gains

Morgiane, l'actuelle Maestro de N'oubliez pas les paroles, a confié à Nagui dans quoi elle comptait investir sa cagnotte… et c'est inattendu ! Beau début de parcours pour Morgiane dans N’oubliez pas les paroles, le jeu musical de France 2. La jeune femme, qui travaille dans une clinique dentaire, est la nouvelle Maestro de l’émission…

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SVS and the New Ultra Evolution Pinnacle

Ever since the announcement some two weeks ago, I’ve been eager to hear the SVS Ultra Evolution Pinnacle loudspeakers, which, at $2499 each—or, you guessed it, $4998/pair—are cheap in high-end terms but quite expensive for SVS. Coming from such a high-value company, I’m thinking, this could be a serious assault on audio’s high-end. Stereophile has…

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MoFi Electronics

Affable speaker designer Andrew Jones held court in room 334, explaining the details behind his new SourcePoint 888 floorstanding speakers ($4999/pair), an AXPONA world premiere (review forthcoming). Unfortunately, he couldn’t play his speakers due to the hotel’s intermittent Wi-Fi, which plagued many rooms. MoFi’s System 1, in this hotel suite, included a HiFi Rose RS150B…

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Silent Angel Bonn NX network switch

With every passing season, a new audiophile-grade network switch hits the market. These products, which can cost hundreds or thousands of dollars, do the same basic thing as network switches bought at Best Buy for $30 or so (except, in some cases, slower), but their manufacturers claim they are built to a higher standard to…

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Bolingbrook To Share Improvement Costs At Plainfield-Naperville, Regan

BOLINGBROOK, IL — The Bolingbrook Village Board has approved an intergovernmental agreement with the Village of Plainfield for improvements at the intersection of Plainfield-Naperville Road and Regan Boulevard. At its Tuesday meeting, the Bolingbrook Board approved an agreement for engineering services, construction of a traffic signal and roadway improvements at the intersection. Click Here: Mayor…

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