Discovery / Science Channel's "How It's Made" Headphones episode.
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Bose uses Indiegogo to test wireless earbuds for sleep This will be the audio maker's second set of totally wireless buds; Bose announced its SoundSport Free wireless earbuds made expressly for exercising just last month. According to the Indiegogo page, Bose acquired San Diego-based startup Hush, which [...]
I didn't like wearing headphones in public... until I tried these wireless earbuds I compared the IQbuds to Apple's mega-popular AirPods, the current king of true wireless headphones, for a better sense of what they brought to the table. The layered guitars of Brand New's "Can't Get It Out" were more distinct on the IQbuds, and the [...]
Smart earbuds startup Doppler Labs shuts down after raising $50M+ Doppler Labs, a smart earbud company that raised more than $50 million in funding from backers like Universal Music, Live Nation and the Chernin Group has shut down after running out of cash and options. The company posted a farewell note to customers [...]
Enjoy your music without all those wires The first headphones were invented in 1919 as a way to listen to electrical audio. Since then, headphones have received a serious upgrade. They're no longer essential for listening to music — we now have speakers and amplifiers for that — so it's [...]
Earbuds were invented for a reason. Please use them. Especially when others around you are trying to study. Thanks that’s all.
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The Consequences of Technology in a World Reliant on It Writing this article was an assignment in our English class which we were required to write a persuasive essay ... we direct our focus towards the small screens in our hands and headphones in our ears, blocking the outdoor. The science behind how human ... [...]
via The Age]
Karalee Katsambanis: Driving in WA is like living on a prayer Isn't it ironic that today we have safer cars and better roads than at any time since the motor vehicle was invented ... years ago there were no mobile phones, texting whilst driving did not exist, drivers did not wear earbud headphones or indeed any ... [...]
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Don't Waste Your Money: Apple plans 4 new iphones to jump start sales For the first time since smartphones were invented, sales are down significantly this year ... Forbes says all the new phones should have the option for wireless earbuds, so you don't need a dangling cable anymore. No Cheap Deals You can expect to pay ... [...]
via The Guardian]
Startups that aim to put you to sleep “This was one of the happiest moments of my life – I had invented something to help myself ... However, as he felt standard headphones were too bulky to wear in bed, he decided to develop his own. The result was the Kokoon headphones, which combine ... [...]
Booby Trap Bra conceals knife, pepper spray for protection Her earbuds were in, and she caught off guard when a man lurking in ... Cutrona believes women should prepare for the worst when they go out to run alone. After her assault, she invented and patented a new self-defense bra, called “Booby Trap Bras.” [...]
Apple's chief design officer, Jony Ive, said that constant use of an iPhone was "misuse."GettyApple's two most senior executives have answered questions about people overusing smartphones by suggesting they get an Apple Watch.The Wall Street Journal, the Financial Times, and The Guardian have all recently published long stories about how smartphones can be addictive.Smartphone overuse is a growing public-relations problem for Apple — one it doesn't have a strong answer for yet.Jony Ive,...
Steven Lamar founded ROAM after suing the cofounders of Beats Headphones.Steven LamarEarlier this month, a company called ROAM unveiled its first product, Ropes, which are earbuds users can fine-tune through a mobile app.The man behind the company is Steven Lamar, who helped create Beats headphones in 2006 and has since sued Dr. Dre and Jimmy Iovine for royalties.Lamar says Ropes are going to be special. He thinks people will be constantly wearing them around their neck as a...
MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. -- Deep inside a renovated Hard Rock Stadium on Saturday night, Mark Richt revealed a hard truth.The former Georgia coach who has won more frequently than anyone in the program's modern era said he came to Miami "to enjoy coaching again, to have fun again."Richt's point was subtle but clear after a dismantling of Notre Dame. For years at Georgia, he wasn't having fun. A man who delivered two SEC titles, nine bowl wins, seven top-10 finishes and five division titles in 15...