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USB 6-in-1 TableMike great for Mac speech recognition

If you plan to dictate often and want a comfortable, flexible solution, and, especially, don’t want to wear a headset, the SpeechWare USB 6-in-1 TableMike is the best choice out there.

TechHive: Which music subscription service should you use?

Seeking access to millions of tracks? A subscription service can provide it.

Apogee Mic is a flexible Mac and iOS microphone

If you need a small, high-quality microphone that's at home with your Mac as well as with your iPad or recent iPhone, Apogee's Mic is worth your consideration.

Review: Behringer U-Phono UFO202 offers an inexpensive way to digitize LPs

If you're looking for an inexpensive interface for digitizing your LPs, Behringer provides it in the form of the U-Phono UFO202.

Review: Four desktop amplifiers/DACs

We tested four desktop amplifiers, each with a built-in digital-to-analog converter (DAC), aimed at turning your Mac into a quality desktop audio system.

Philips SpeechMike Pro LFH3200

Philips recently released Mac OS X software for their SpeechMike Pro LFH3200 handheld microphone allowing it to be used with Macs and with Nuance's Dragon Dictate.

Tunebug Shake turns your bike helmet into a loudspeaker

The Tunebug Shake will turn your helmet into a loudspeaker, so you can safely listen to music while riding your bike. And it works, for the most part.

Apogee Jam guitar interface lets you rock through your dock

Apogee Jam is the first product to support the iPhone 4—and use the dock connector instead of the headphone jack.

Review: Denon RCD-N7 Network CD Receiver with AirPlay packs a lot of functionality into a compact package

The Denon RCD-N7, an AirPlay-enabled receiver, packs a heck of a lot of functionality into a compact package.

Meteor Mic's small size a mixed blessing

They say good things come in small packages. In the case of the Meteor Mic, it's a mixed blessing.

Review: Gemini FirstMix Controller

Want to be a DJ? Gemini First Mix is an easy and fun way to learn the basics and rock your next house party.

Sonos Play:3

Sonos' latest portable amplified speaker is highly portable, sounds great for its size, and best of all, at $299 is a reasonably affordable way to enjoy Sonos' multi-room music streaming experience.

iO Dock

Musicians seeking a way to easily connect multiple music making devices to their iPad have a solution in Alesis' iO Dock.