Rants

Hi-Fi Cables

Musical signals are low-bandwidth and not remotely challenging to transmit through a wire. The human brain however is a terrible measuring instrument, as it recalibrates itself continuously, selectively tuning in or out frequencies or entire sounds – like the hum from the fridge. That’s right, your brain removes sound. Until you decide it’s important ( can you …

Unsupported

You receive a “Support” email from a major company where they end with “don’t reply to this email, it’s not monitored and you won’t get a reply”. Followed by “Please go back to the website support area, where you will be led through multiple hoops to try and fend off any possible chance of human …

Blu Ray

Blu Ray – A Rant I received the Japanese James Bond Blu-Ray set for Christmas. Very pleased. Half the discs won’t play. Not so pleased. Return to the shop. Many apologies. They order me a new set. I receive the replacement set a few days later. It too has the same problem. i return it, and …