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Logitech UE Boom Bluetooth Speaker Review
Apr 17, 2014 - in Reviews
The UE Boom's combination of ruggedness and sonic superiority over its competitors makes it worth the slight premium.
Yurbuds Signature Series ITE 100 Headphones Review
Mar 26, 2014 - in Reviews
True to their promise, these Yurbuds will survive profuse sweating and stay in your ears no matter what. You just may not want them to.
AKG Q 701 Quincy Jones Headphones Review
Mar 25, 2014 - in Reviews
The AKG Q 701 headphones offer impressively accurate audio in a unique and comfortable design.
Sennheiser HD 598 Headphones Review
Mar 24, 2014 - in Reviews
The Sennheiser HD 598 headphones offer deep, audiophile-quality sound with a fun, retro design at an affordable price.
Beats Executive Headphones Review
Mar 21, 2014 - in Reviews
The Beats Executive headphones offer balanced audio with deep bass and good active noise-cancelling in a slick, modern frame.
Cone Smart Speaker Learns Your Favorite Songs, Becomes Your Personal DJ
Mar 5, 2014 - in News
A new Bluetooth speakers plays the music you love when you want.
Skullcandy Roc Nation Aviator Headphones Review
Mar 4, 2014 - in Reviews
The Skullcandy Roc Nation Aviator headphones deliver full, rich audio in a stylish design at an affordable price.
Soul Electronics Loop Headphones Review
Mar 4, 2014 - in Reviews
The Soul Electronics Loop packs big bass (almost too big) in a lightweight, affordable package. Read our full review of these headphones.
Sony MDR-10RNC Review
Feb 18, 2014 - in Reviews
Very good noise cancellation and comfort may be plenty for many users, though we do wish these cans sounded better.
Monster iSport Freedom Headphones Review
Feb 10, 2014 - in Reviews
The Monster iSport Freedom headphones offer loud, clear audio in a wireless, highly durable frame.
Beats urBeats Review
Feb 6, 2014 - in Reviews
Dr. Dre urBeats is a good set of in-ear headphones for the bass-loving set, offering durability and tangle-resistant cables for a reasonable price.
Skullcandy Crusher Headphones Review
Feb 5, 2014 - in Reviews
The Skullcandy Crusher headphones deliver clear audio and vibration-inducing bass control in a durable, affordable package.
Skullcandy Fix Review
Feb 4, 2014 - in Reviews
Beefy bass and a stable fit make Skullcandy's Fix headphones a very good choice for active lifestyles. Read our full review of these earbuds.
Best Sound Bar 2014
Jan 24, 2014 - in Reviews
Tom's Guide names the overall best sound bar of 2014 so far, plus the top soundbar speakers by category (Bluetooth, TV, music, gaming, etc.)
Razer Kraken Forged Edition Review
Jan 23, 2014 - in Reviews
Razer's Kraken Forged Edition headphones give gamers booming audio in a premium design. Read our full review and recommendation here.
Best Digital Voice Recorders 2014
Jan 23, 2014 - in News
Whether it's for recording interviews, saving classroom lectures or dictating notes, these digital recorders can help you.
Review: Soundcast Melody
Nov 7, 2013 - in Reviews
The weather-resistant Soundcast Melody portable Bluetooth speaker is pricey, but sounds impressive and is easy to use.
10 Desktop Apps for Recording Internet Radio
Nov 26, 2012 - in Picture Story
Has Internet killed the radio? Not if these apps have anything to say about it.
Spotlight: Curisma Killed the Cat
Apr 20, 2012 - in Reviews
This week, we try a new PC gaming headset, mess around with Curisma, and get reminded about how Apple customer service really rocks, sometimes.
In A Pinch? Make Your Own Gadget Accessories
Apr 10, 2012 - in Reviews
In under 30 minutes, you can make tech accessories at home – with readily available stuff. 3 DIY Projects: speakers, cases, and earbud holders.
Roccat Gaming Gear: The Pros and Cons
Feb 15, 2012 - in Reviews
Roccat and its peripherals have been big over in Europe for years now, but how will the company fare in North America?
Beats Electronics and Monster Part Ways
Jan 15, 2012 - in News
Beats Electronics has partnered with Monster for almost five years. However, the contract between the two is set to run out later this year, and when it does, Beats reportedly won't be renewing it.
Mighty Dwarf Will Make a Bluetooth Speaker Out of Anything
Jan 14, 2012 - in News
Make your speaker where ever you can stick it.
Gaming Gear at CES 2012
Jan 14, 2012 - in Picture Story
Mice! Headsets! Controllers! Madness! The Consumer Electronics Show always has plenty of new gaming gear for PC gamers and console junkies alike, and CES 2012 was no different.
Ears-on With Silentium's Noise-canceling Quiet Bubble
Jan 11, 2012 - in News
A novel approach to noise reduction, though not as mind blowing (geddit?) as it sounds.
The Best of CES: Zik Parrot By Starck Headphones
Jan 11, 2012 - in News
We go to CES with the hope that we'll find something totally unexpected, something that will make us say, "I must have it." The Zik headphones are one of those products.
Report: Google Working on Android-based HUD Glasses
Dec 21, 2011 - in News
Google is apparently working on wearable technology, which some circles say is actually a pair of glasses.
A Bill to Ban Headphones While Crossing Street
Jan 27, 2011 - in News
What's next? A ban on texting while walking in the mall?
Altec Lansing Shows Off Streaming Speaker
Jan 7, 2011 - in News
It’s rare that we find an iPod or PMP speaker that interests us, but, believe it or not, it happened at the Altec Lansing booth at Digitial Experience this week.
Signeo Takes On Monster with Ludacris Earphones
Jan 5, 2011 - in News
Beats by Dr. Dre headphones are becoming increasingly popular, however, Monster isn't the only company pairing up with a top recording artist to sell headphones.