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Meet the Sonos Sub Mini Subwoofer

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Introducing the Sonos Sub Mini, the latest offering from the audio experts at Sonos. As the name suggests, their newest device is a conveniently compact subwoofer. Despite its diminutive size, this device delivers surprisingly rich, clear and balanced bass tones. Like every product Sonos releases, this subwoofer is designed to work in harmony with the rest of the…

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Apple Event September 2022

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The second Apple Event of 2022 was held today. The event, titled “Far Out,” gave an exclusive look at several new launches, including the next generation of iPhone. If you missed it, have no fear—our recap has everything you need to know about what Apple has planned for the far out future.  Tim Cook opened the event on…

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Employee Spotlight! Rigo & Rey Mora

Rey and Rigo Mora in the Abt Warehouse

As the end of summer approaches, we’re excited to announce that August’s employee spotlight focuses on another duo here at Abt: Rey and Rigo Mora. These two members of the Abt family began their tenure at a young age and worked their way up. After being referred to Abt Electronics by a friend, Rey started working the third…

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2022 CE Pro 100: Abt Named #6

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CE Pro has once again named their top firms for the 2022 CE Pro 100, with Abt taking the #6 spot. This group of top 100 companies are known for their expertise and variety of products. Per the publication, “the median member of the CE Pro 100 has revenues of $6.56 million, up from $5.7 million in 2020.…

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Mike Abt Named a Crain’s 2022 Notable Leader in Sustainability

We’re excited to announce that Crain’s Chicago Business has named co-president Mike Abt a 2022 Notable Leader in Sustainability. The publication notes that these leaders devote considerable resources to environmental efforts and “lead their organizations’ efforts to keep climate change in check.” Crain’s Chicago Business highlighted Mike’s groundbreaking sustainability efforts at Abt, writing: “Mike Abt oversees all financial…

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Employee Spotlight! Jake and Dave Iffland

David and Jake Iffland

For this year’s Father’s Day, we couldn’t be happier to feature our IT department’s greatest father-son team, Jake and Dave Iffland. Combined, these two have nearly 40 years of working at Abt.  In 1988, Dave started his career here in the warehouse at only 17. At the recommendation of his grandfather, he headed to the Niles community center…

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iOS Update! iOS 15.5 Released

Apple iPhone iOS Update 15.5

Another iOS update launched on Monday. That same day we published a post summarizing the sunset of Apple’s unbeatable iPod. The company that made portable music popular will no longer be creating and selling the iPod Touch, the only member of the iPod family remaining. Meanwhile, the software engineers at Apple have turned towards their more popular products…

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The End of an Era: Apple Discontinues iPod

That iPod collecting dust in your drawer might just become a collectible; after 21 years, Apple is discontinuing the iPod line for good. The tech giant made the announcement on May 10 to the surprise of many. The remaining inventory of iPod touch devices will be available to purchase while supplies last, so it’s your last chance to…

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