The Best of the Week – 05/09/08
It's September 5th, and ten years ago today Aerosmith's I Don't Want To Miss A Thing, from the blockbuster movie Armageddon, hit the top of the charts, and stayed there for four weeks.
Today Freddie Mercury would have been 62, it's 29 years since the BBC started showing Dallas, and 39 since ITV first broadcast in colour.
Meanwhile news from the IFA show in Berlin has given way to the latest from the CEDIA Expo in Denver, and it's only six weeks until the 2008 What Hi-Fi? Sound and Vision Awards issue goes on sale.
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Highlights this week here on whathifi.com include:
- The announcement of Cambridge Audio's first Blu-ray Disc player, in the shops at the beginning of next year
- Yamaha's price reductions on top home cinema receivers and sound projectors
- Arcam's new flagship receiver
- And Myryad's new Mi all-in-one system
Meanwhile on the Forums we now have over 17,000 members, almost 75,000 threads and getting on for 120,000 posts. This week we have mainly been discussing a certain cable review, considering Sony's new receivers and gawping at each others' wedding pictures.