It's time to round up the news and reviews that have graced What Hi-Fi? the past week – including reviews of new products from Apple, Cambridge Audio, Naim and Sony.

This week on What Hi-Fi? has been dominated by the build-up to our 2014 What Hi-Fi? Awards. All the 99 winners and the 24 Products of the Year will be revealed on Monday - and for the first time you will be able to follow the Awards announcements live via the @whathifi Twitter account

To whet our appetities, we've been having a look through the Awards archives, with a series of features on Awards issues - and winners - from the last 31 years. Take a trip down memory lane through the articles below, or keep on scrolling down for the rest of the news and a round-up of what was a bumper week for five-star reviews.

The best stereo speakers of the 21st century

A look back at the first What Hi-Fi Awards, 1983

The award-winning technology that got left behind

A brief history of the portable music player

News

Bose reveals SoundTouch Series II multi-room wireless speakers 

Bose has upgraded its SoundTouch multi-room wireless speakers, adding more streaming music services, a simpler set-up process and upgraded Android and iOS apps.

READ MORE:  Bose reveals SoundTouch Series II multi-room wireless speakers 

BBC extends iPlayer and iPlayer Radio catch up window to 30 day

If you're heading on holiday for a couple of weeks but forget to set Eastenders or Doctor Who to record in your absence, fear not – you won't have to miss out because the BBC iPlayer catch up window has been extended.

READ MORE: BBC extends iPlayer and iPlayer Radio catch up window to 30 day

EE TV Box takes aim at YouView

EE, the phone and broadband network best known for pioneering 4G mobile, has launched a set-top box. EE TV will offer Freeview, on demand content and catch-up TV, and be controlled by an app.

READ MORE: EE TV Box takes aim at YouView

More after the break

Reviews

Bluesound multi-room system

Hi-fi quality sound with mainstream convenience. Multi-room’s never been so good.

Read the full Bluesound multi-room system review

Naim Mu-so

A hugely desirable wireless speaker with hi-fi aspirations, the Mu-so is stunning

Read the full Naim Mu-so review

 

Cambridge Audio Go

Cambridge Audio does it again – this is a fantastic, hugely entertaining portable speaker.

Read the full Cambridge Audio Go review