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Paint the Town in Dyed Apple AirPods from ColorWare

Apple built a brand on clean lines and no frills. But one company is adding a splash of color to the whitewashed manufacturer.Minnesota-based ColorWare customizes computers, smartphones, gaming consoles, and, now, Apple AirPods.Choose from 58 shades and two finishes (gloss or matte) to personalize the wireless in-ear headphones. Make a matching pair, or identify right and left buds by hue; a brand new pair costs $299 (plus shipping). Customers can also opt for a painted charging case (for an...

V-Moda Headphone Lineup: Forza vs Forza Metallo (Review)

I feel like wired earbuds are in a strange place right now. They are caught somewhere between old technology and the industry standard, sort of like Windows XP in 2011. Everyone I know owns and uses at least one set. Heck, even companies like Apple are releasing phones without 3.5 mm ports but still providing a method to connect wired earbuds. I guess my point in all this is, how far do we go when investing money into dated technology?If I’m being honest, up until we were provided these...

Rite Aid Corporation (NYSE:RAD) replies to gain in mumps cases

As the number of mumps cases increase across the country, Rite Aid Corporation (NYSE:RAD) pharmacists stand ready to administer the MMR (measles, mumps and rubella) vaccine, subject to state regulations. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reported more than 1,000 cases of mumps in the U.S. since the start of 2017. MMR vaccinations are available upon request at Rite Aid pharmacies in 28 states and the District of Columbia, subject to state regulations, during pharmacy hours. No...

Review: Jabra Elite Sport Wireless Biometric Earbuds Make Your Workouts Sound Better

Headphone jack controversies aside, Apple’s cord-free AirPods have contributed to a recent surge of interest in “truly wireless” earphones, with several companies vying for a piece of the market. Denmark-based audio outfit Jabra has embraced the freedom-of-movement appeal of wireless buds more than most with its Elite Sport headphones ($250), which it calls “the most technically advanced true wireless sports earbuds” around. Boasting a number of features such as in-ear coaching and heart-rate...