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Nest XL Earphone Holder REVIEW

When it comes to listening to music, I tend to have two headphone style preferences.  My favorite type of earphones are my over-ear Bose AE2 headphones, as they are comfortable and produce great sound.  When I am on the go or exercising, I tend to choose earbuds.  More specifically, I have really enjoyed the Apple Earbuds as well as the 1More Triple Driver Earphones.  These two sets tend to create a good seal with my ears, which is a must for in-ear style earphones. Alas, there is a problem...

Urbanista Boston Sports Earphones REVIEW

Live a mobile, active lifestyle with the sweat-resistant Boston Urbanista earphones.When it comes to music, there are multiple genres, which fulfill a variety of tastes.  Just as there are tastes in music, there are a plethora of options to privately enjoy our music, in our own comfortable way.  When considering headphones, there are three main types of devices: supra-aural (on-ear), Intra-aural (in-ear) and circumaural (around ear).  My preference has been for the in-ear and the around ear...

Bose AE2 vs. Tri-Port/AE1, Comparison and Review

The Bose AE2 is the next generation of Bose's famous Triport line, which was later renamed simply Around Ear, now retroactively referred to as AE1 in light of this new model, the AE2, i.e., Around Ear 2.  Now, before I get to the AE2s (which is in the 5th to the last paragraph, if you want to jump ahead), let me put my views into a wider context. First of all, I have been an obsessive consumer and lover of the Triport/AE1s for about 7 years, so I come at this sympathetically and with high...

Bose AE2

IntroductionBose’s headphones are best-known for their class-leading noise cancellation , but the company makes perfectly normal headphones and earphones too. The Bose AE2 are a pair of these standard cans, but in stripping out the extra tech, they cost far less than most of Bose’s other over-ears headphones. Despite this wallet friendly appeal, they also pack-in several of Bose’s best bits, resulting in one of the most enjoyable commuter sets around.Design When a range of headphones is...