Pure hopes to knock Sonos from its perch with its Jongo family of streaming audio devices.
Wavosaur is an impressive programming feat with full support for VSTfx and ASIO. This free, full-featured audio editing (sans FX) packs a lot of power into a tiny, ultra-efficient package.
This lovingly crafted DAC and headphone amp delivers a stellar audio performance rivaling that of much pricier audiophile gear.
The vast majority will find all the features they need in this collection of linked photo and video editors. It shields you from the complexity of many tasks, but still manages to provide near pro-level power.
Ashampoo Music Studio 4 adds cataloging and a neater interface to an already nice suite of audio tools.
The Bluetooth speakers from Carbon Audio bring impressive quality -- and a microphone -- to smartphones and tablets.
VLC's default interface is slightly clunky, but its ability to play virtually any file type without external codecs and cornucopia of controls makes it a must-have download.