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    Roland Acquires Majority Stake in V-Moda, Companies to Enter into Brand Partnership

    Two huge names in high-end audio are joining forces today, with the announcement of a strategic partnership between premium headphone company V-Moda and Roland, best known for their synthesizers and contributions to electronic music. As usual with tech acquisitions, not much will change on the consumer side — V-Moda will remain independent, and the companies do […]

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    House of Marley Rebel BT On-Ear Headphones Review

    In an audio market crowded at all tiers, House of Marley has managed to carve out a small but dedicated niche for themselves. Besides carrying the banner of the late reggae legend Bob Marley, the company banks on affordable headphones that provide a little more oomph than what you’ll find in the bargain bin. But, […]

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    Monster’s Shiny Over-Ear Bluetooth Elements Headphones Are Finally Here

    Last week, we heard news that Monster was coming out with three Ghostbusters-themed headphones for the new movie hitting theaters this Friday. One of those headphones was an alternate design for their Monster Elements over-ear headphones — only thing was, the Elements themselves weren’t even for sale yet. That changes today, as you can finally get the […]

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    Moshi Avanti On-Ear Headphones Review

    It’s tough to make a good pair of on-ear headphones. Caught in between on-the-go in-ears and the more sound quality-conscious over-ears, they’re expected to deliver the best (or at least the pretty good) of both worlds. They make ideal flight headphones for those who don’t want to shell out a lot of cash for premium […]

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    Incipio Keeps Growing, Acquires Skullcandy for $177 Million

    Incipio has been making big moves lately. Last year they acquired Incase, and this week they’re adding another big lifestyle brand to their portfolio — Skullcandy. Incipio announced today that they’ve acquired the headphone brand for $177 million. The cash purchase is not Incipio’s first foray into audio — they also own Braven and Astro Gaming, which […]

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    Monster ClarityHD On-Ear Bluetooth Headphones Review

    Monster is a trusted brand for headphones, and they haven’t disappointed with their latest ClarityHD Bluetooth Headphones. It’s a crowded market, so it takes some work to stand out — while a lot of wireless headphones opt for physical controls on the earcups, the ClarityHD On-Ear Bluetooth Headphones are operated by taps and swipes using a touchpad. This […]

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    will.i.am Takes a Stab At Bluetooth Earphones With His i.am+

    Bluetooth in-ear headphones have mostly been the domain of exercise enthusiasts, but this year there’s been a nascent movement to turn them into fashion statements. That movement now includes erstwhile technology enthusiast and former Black Eyed Peas member will.i.am, whose EPs Bluetooth Wireless Headphones have just arrived exclusively on the Apple Store. The headphones are […]

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    Plantronics BackBeat GO 3 Wireless In-Ear Headphones Review

    Plantronics just released their third version of the BackBeat GO wireless bluetooth in-ear headphones. You can check out our review of the BackBeat GO 2 headphones here. The GO 3 headphones are nano-coated and completely sweatproof, making them an ideal companion for the gym. In addition to superb audio quality, they feature inline controls with […]

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    Nextbit Has Headphones Perfectly Tuned For Their Robin Smartphone

    The colorful, cloud-based Robin smartphone from Nextbit was at the very least a breath of fresh air when it started shipping out to backers in February. The $400 smartphone boasted upper-end mid-tier specs and 100 GB worth of cloud storage on Nextbit’s own servers. But, when you’ve got something as fresh as the mint green […]

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    Skullcandy Grind Wireless Headphones Review

    Wires. They’re the worst, right? Especially if, like me, you’re constantly moving. They get caught on anything and everything, ripped out, frayed, and inevitably twisted into a bird’s nest of a knot. Bluetooth wireless headphones allowed us to untether ourselves from our devices over a decade ago, but they were expensive, pairing was often unreliable, […]

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    RHA T20i In-Ear Headphones Review

    RHA is a British audio company that has transitioned into premium products over the last few years. In 2014, they released a pair of in-ear headphones called the T10/T10i — meant to be premium in-ear headphones, they introduced a solid metal build, a molded section of cable to be used as an earhook, and the ability […]

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    Music Muffs Are Headphones Disguised as Earmuffs

    For some of us, Spring has started.  We might even start going outside voluntarily! But, not all of us are so fortunate. If you’re stuck in parts where winter weather is going to keep chugging along at least until April, the need for winter gear endures. Good thing we stumbled across these warm earmuff headphones, […]