Category Archives: Sony

2010 Gadget Review of the Year

Back in both 2004 and 2005, I wrote “Reviews of the Year” on my old blog, summing up the previous twelve months and the gadgets that had come and gone. I must admit, there was much more to write about … Continue reading

Posted in Airport Express, Amazon, Android, Apple, Apple TV, Audio Visual, Computing, DAC, Firestone Audio, HTC, iMac, iTunes, Kindle, Legend, Lifestyle, Mobile, Sony | Leave a comment

The art of fettling

I’ve had my new home cinema toys for a few weeks now, and I’ve had a very enjoyable time getting everything up and running and configured just the way I like it. Sometimes that is the best part of getting … Continue reading

Posted in audio, Audio Visual, bluray, boxee, ground loop, home cinema, lovefilm, Sony, Ubuntu, xbmc | Leave a comment

Fixing my Denon DCD-825 CD player

Although it’s 14 years old, I’ve grown very attached to my Denon CD player and when it stopped playing discs I was most upset. The most probable cause was a defective laser/lens assembly, so I found out that it’s actually … Continue reading

Posted in Audio-visual, CD, DCD-825, Denon, KSS-240A, laser, lens, mechanism, player, repair, Sony | Leave a comment