November 19, 2019

The 2019 Humana Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon in Las Vegas

LAS VEGAS — The 2019 Humana Rock ‘n’ Roll Las Vegas Marathon & ½ Marathon returned for its 11th year on Sunday, November 17, 2019, with runners participating in the 10K, Half Marathon and Marathon and the once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to run on the famed Las Vegas Boulevard. The world’s largest nighttime running event serves as the only private event to shut down the Las Vegas […]

Cayman: Ogier extends support of CAF Festival ahead of NY Cabaret concert

Ogier is supporting the Cayman Arts Festival (CAF) for the third year running, and is sponsoring the CAF’s upcoming concert where musicians will perform a New York Cabaret Night concert. The concert promises a great evening of music with performances from KT Sullivan, Natalie Douglas, Nicholas King and Matt Baker, whilst also featuring performances from […]

Measure well, sound bad

By Paul McGowan From PS Audio Folks are often stumped when a unit that sounds great doesn’t measure great. Perhaps the THD is high, or the noise levels higher than expected. We chalk the mismatch between measurements and sound quality up to the unknown. It is assumed by many in our industry that the one […]

Cayman: FRC celebrates International Men’s Day 2019 with slew of events

CAYMAN ISLANDS (GIS) – The Family Resource Centre (FRC) is looking forward to hosting a series of interactive activities to mark International Men’s Day (IMD) on Tuesday, 19 November 2019. The objective of IMD is to focus on men’s and boy’s health, improve gender relations, promote gender equality and highlight positive male role models. The annual […]

Strangling meaning

By Paul McGowan From PS Audio One of my readers emailed me worried about Power Plant regenerators. I thought his concern, along with my answer, might be interesting. The concern is one we get a lot. “All power regenerators limit current. They can only provide a percentage of the total available current in the wall. […]

RADIO: WWRS 2020 New Session: Syndication is still alive & well in a landscape of live & local

From WWRS & All Access

The death of CES

By Paul McGowan From PS Audio The Consumer Electronics Show has been on life support for years. With the recent announcement from USA Today that “CES has been named one of the 10 Best Auto Shows in the world,” I would have to say a proper funeral is all we’re missing. I’ve been attending the […]

The myth of Golden Ears

By Paul McGowan From PS Audio We probably all know someone we consider to have golden ears. A person with hearing so acute they can pass judgment on recordings and stereo systems in microseconds. And they’re almost always correct. Yet, does the term apply only to people with anatomically perfect appendages? It doesn’t take a […]

Seeds of change

By Paul McGowan From PS Audio It was Henry David Thoreau that wrote: “Dreams are the seeds of change. Nothing ever grows without a seed, and nothing ever changes without a dream. Every adversity, every failure, every heartache carries with it the seed of an equal or greater benefit.” Indeed, every day we absorb new information, chat on the forums with […]

News cycles

By Paul McGowan From PS Audio The word “news” is defined as newly received or noteworthy information, especially about recent or important events. We can get news from our family, neighbors, papers, radio, or on the streetcorner from passersby. Much of the news we get from the media is about bad things happening, but on […]