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Brikk Marks Chinese New Year In China With 3 Carats Diamonds Headphones

Brikk is one of purveyor of opulent tech and while we are accustomed to the luxed gadgets (and non-gadgets) it has to offer thus far, nothing has quite prepared us for this: a pair of headphones coated in gold and handset with no less 200 colorless diamonds, totalling 3 carats. Now, a pair of audio cans with that sort of bling is probably no big deal. Hell, it could even be deemed tame when compared to the real estate headphones has to offer, but the headphones we are talking about here ain’t no audio cans; it is a pair of in-ear headphones. That’s right. Earphones it is and that pretty much makes Lux Listen HD Headphones, as it is called, a sight to behold. Continue reading Brikk Marks Chinese New Year In China With 3 Carats Diamonds Headphones

This Company Will Make You Custom-fit Earphones For Just $69

As we all know, every person is on this planet we live on is unique. Each individual has his or her own unique fingerprint*, retina, and even the sound hole AKA the ears. Speaking of ears, despite it being ‘unique’ a earphones maker, HelloEar, claims that it has developed the world’s first human ear standardised customization solution (a result of studying hundreds of thousands of ears over a four-year period, the company said) that would allow the company to produce a pair of in-ear headphones tailored made for your sound holes. Continue reading This Company Will Make You Custom-fit Earphones For Just $69

Hy Is A High-Tech Earphones That Will Become Part Of Your Ears

Not every invention is perfect and before each invention is ‘perfected’, we usually do what mankind do best: live with it. Headphones, earphones included, is one of them. They work just fine, wired or wireless, but one thing we have grown accustomed to is the need to remove them when we need to talk or listen to the ambient sound. In other words, earbuds impedes our hearing even when music is not playing. But this headphones issue may very well be a thing of the past if London-based Third Skin has its way. The company’s first product, called Hy, is a pair of high-tech wireless earbuds that’s going to eliminate the aforementioned problem once and for all. Continue reading Hy Is A High-Tech Earphones That Will Become Part Of Your Ears

Bose’s Future Headphones Lets You Tune Out What You Don’t Want To Hear

By today’s standard, putting on a pair of headphones would means you chose to listen to music over conversation. I did’t make this up; it is a norm accepted by everyone since with music blasting into your sound holes, you’d be straining to hear others and if you speak, you’d be yelling to be heard… by yourself. This is where Hearphones Conversation-enhancing Headphones by Bose aims to address. Details on this revolutionary personal listening device are not extensive, but according to its dedicated website, Hearphones puts you in control of what you want to listen. Continue reading Bose’s Future Headphones Lets You Tune Out What You Don’t Want To Hear

Apple’s First Wireless Headphone Looks Like Earrings Jutting Out Of Your Ears

Changes for the good or bad are always hard to accept, but humans are highly adaptable species and we will eventually come to terms with change. However, we suspect it may not happen with one of Apple’s latest head turning product. And it is a head turner in a bad way, really. It is not the new iPhone we talking about, nor is it the second-generation Apple Watch. It is one of the company’s proud new baby called AirPods. AirPods is essentially the wireless version of the included wired and now Lightning connector-equipped EarPods. While wireless seem nearly as harmless, the design of this AirPods is not quite. To be honest, it hurts our eyes. Continue reading Apple’s First Wireless Headphone Looks Like Earrings Jutting Out Of Your Ears

ELWN Wireless Earbuds Breaks New Ground, Can Be Charged When In Use

Fitment has always been a nagging problem with in-ear headphones, or earbuds and with wireless earbuds, it brings about yet another problem: battery life. There’s case/portable charger to resolve the latter, but it is done at the expense not being able to use it. The ELWN Fit wireless earbuds, created by former Apple engineers, claims to solve these two problems with today’s wireless in-ear headphones. For starter, it comes with a crazy number of fitment options – 180 fit options in all – right out-of-the-box. We are talking about four types of ear tip with three sizes, three ear tab types – also in three sizes, and two types of ear hook in three sizes. With the fitment options, you’d be hard pressed to not find one combo that doesn’t fit your sound holes. Continue reading ELWN Wireless Earbuds Breaks New Ground, Can Be Charged When In Use

Doppler Labs Launches Here One “In-ear Computer” Wireless Earbuds

Doppler Labs, the folks behind the high-tech safety earplugs DUBS Acoustic Filters, announced that its world’s first “in-ear computing platform,” the Here One, is now available for pre-order. This sleek pair of true wireless earbuds boasts the outfit’s proprietary smart listening and noise filtering technologies that ensures you get the most out of your music enjoyment regardless of the environment you are in. Like most wireless earbuds, it supports wireless audio streaming, talking calls, and it is compatible with both Siri and Google Now. Continue reading Doppler Labs Launches Here One “In-ear Computer” Wireless Earbuds

Volant 3-in-1 Headphones Is Cool, But Do We Really Need Three Headphones?

Personally, I am almost always excited about new tech and gadgets, but this one here, the Volant 3-in-1 Headphones by U.K.-based Volant Sound, leaves us with a lot of questions. First and foremost: does a person really need three headphones? I don’t know, man. A music lover’s relationship with a pair of headphones is generally monogamous and as far as we know, most folks would have just one type of personal hearing device of choice. However, if you are those sort who prefers polygamy, so to speak, then Volant 3-in-1 Headphones might just be gadget of choice since it offers you a wired over-ear headphones, an in-ear headphones and a wireless headphones in one device. Continue reading Volant 3-in-1 Headphones Is Cool, But Do We Really Need Three Headphones?

Pilot Is Hitchhikers’ Guide To The Galaxy Babel Fish In Real Life

In the fictional world, Arthur Dent had a Babel Fish, a tiny, leech-like, yellow fish, stuck to his ear that enables him to understand alien languages as he travel around the galaxy while on Earth, in real life, we will soon have the same ability, but instead of comprehending alien languages, we will be able to understand other Earth languages and also, we don’t need to have a live animal living inside our ear because we will have Pilot. Pilot is a smart earpiece language translator that goes into our ears, just like any audio earbuds, and together with a companion app, it will translate language-to-language on the fly and the result, send directly to your ears. It sure sounds like something out of science fiction, but it is very real now, or at least it would be by May 2017. Continue reading Pilot Is Hitchhikers’ Guide To The Galaxy Babel Fish In Real Life

Bose’s New Headphones Lets You Control How Much Noise To Block

When it comes to headphones, Bose is one company that’s relentless in the pursuit of quietness and audio excellency. The all-new QuietComfort 35 and QuietControl 30 are the latest examples of this pursuit. Bose raises the bar of wireless noise cancelation headphones, letting you cut the ding out of the environment completely and while that may sound (pun not intended) rather ‘run-of-the-mill’, Bose promised remarkable silence when the around-ear QuietComfort 35’s noise cancellation is activated. Microphones inside and outside the earcups detects unwanted sounds which are then eliminated by two proprietary digital electronic chips to offer you dramatic quietness, so you can enjoy your favorite tunes without distraction. It saves your ears too, since there’s no need to crank up to the eleven in order to hear what you want to hear. Continue reading Bose’s New Headphones Lets You Control How Much Noise To Block