Tagged: earphones

Sony’s New Wireless Noise Cancelling Earbuds

Podcast: EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSSONY has unveiled its latest wares at CES 2018, including the world’s first truly wireless Noise Cancelling headphones with a splash-proof design. Since more smartphone makers are ditching the headphone jack, it’s a good time to go wireless. The WF-SP700N are the world’s first truly wireless Noise Cancelling headphones with splash-proof and sweat-proof design. These headphones are made for an active lifestyle. Sony tested them extensively with people doing actual workouts, so rest assured that these headphones will stay in your ear while jogging or working out at the gym. They come in a wide variety of colors and not only will they shut out background sound, but they can also withstand rain as well as a sweaty workout. They have an IPX4 rating so they will stand up to your daily grind. If that isn’t enough, Sony says that the...

Earin M-2 Wireless Earbud Headphones for iPhone, Android

Podcast: EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSAs we move away from wired headsets, we look for devices that will not only deliver great sound, but also stay in our ears. Last year, Earin came on the scene with a wireless earbud and power capsule to go with your new iPhone 7 or Lenovo Moto Z (both devices without headphone jack). The folks at Earin came on the scene last year with their M-1 earbuds. Bluetooth earbuds with a charging case for up to 9 hours of listening pleasure. This year at CES 2017 Bluetooth Conference, Earin shows off the new M-2 earbuds. These headphones now include a microphone technology so you can take calls, talk to Siri or Android Assistant, or record audio for podcasts or voice messages. The microphone drivers include a proprietary noise removal algorithm technology so you can have a phone conversation in a...

Rowkin Bit Charge Wireless Headphones

Podcast: EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSWith the iPhone 7’s loss of headphone jack, you might be looking at wireless headphones for your music or movie listening needs. While I was on travel last week, I checked out the Rowkin Bit Charge. This is a Bluetooth headset that will give you about 2 hours of music and recharge in an hour. I can even use this for phone calls and as a headset microphone. While the latency won’t let you create music in Garageband, it will let you listen to music and watch TV or movies without issue. Pairing the headset is easy and it can pair with multiple items. The headset also has a microphone, so it can be used to answer phone calls, talk to Siri, or even record on Facebook Live, YouTube, Periscope and more. I recorded a couple Instagram stories using the headset...

Chris Pirillo on AMD: Launching Communities – CES 2013 Live

Podcast: EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSChris Pirillo stops by the TPN CES Live stream at a down time to talk about the AMD booth. He was invited by AMD to talk about their new lines and also promote the Communities in Social networking. (AMD.com) Interview by Jeffrey Powers of Geekazine and Scott Ertz of F5 JEFF: Hey, look who’s here. Have a seat, have a seat really quick. Ladies and gentlemen, Mr. Chris, did you do the earphones? (laughs) Jump up here really quick this’ll take a second. Okay, through there. How you doing Chris? Chris: It’s nice to sit down I’ve been standing for 10 minutes. JEFF: All 10 minutes? CHRIS: Yeah it was brutal. JEFF: Was it on the tram here? CHRIS: No, it was waiting in line for the men’s room. There are lines everywhere. It was funny, there was line here but they said hey...

Geek Smack! 222: Facebook Buys Instagram [Video Podcast]

Subscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSS One more week, then I’ll be in San Francisco for a Ford Drive, then an HP event. I might even get a chance to stop at DEMO and the Computer History Museum. It will definitely be a long week of great events. ITM, I’m laying low, trying to get all shows ready for next week. Hotline – 608-205-4378 – geekazine (at) gmail.com Download the audio version  Subscribe: Feedburner – Zune – iTunes – TechPodcasts – Blubrry – Stitcher You can catch me on Twitter –  Facebook Group – About.Me – Google Plus Day in Tech History – Geekazine Special Media Feed – iPad365 Geek Smack! Tech News:   Netflix Starts a PAC – Is a new SOPA on the way? AOL Sells 800 Patents to Microsoft – Does Microsoft own part of Netscape now? Jack Tramiel Passes Away – Man responsible of Commodore 64 Toshiba 13″ Screen Tablet – Would you buy an XXL tablet Unlocking Old Phones – Does it...

ClarityOne: Improving Sound by Repelling EM Interference Fields – CES 2012

Podcast: EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSDean Kurnell joins the TPN CES Live coverage with ClarityOne Audio. They were on the show last year talking about their technology. Now, they are ready to bring this set of earphones to market. Any audiophile will tell you that Electro-Magnetic (EM) Interference occurs, which causes speakers to counter-respond. That means you might not get the best sound from a speaker, simply because it’s too close to another electronic device. ClarityOne simply makes an opposing EM field to counter. Not cancel out, but neutralize the incoming EM field. The end result is the speaker can work naturally to deliver quality sound. Some have even said they hear more sound in the music so they can enjoy what is being performed. ClarityOne Audio headphones will be out in the next month. It is priced starting at $109, but for something that adds this much quality, it will...

ZipBuds: Tangle Resistant Earbuds – CES 2012

ZipBuds: Tangle Resistant Earbuds – CES 2012

Podcast: EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSOne of the most annoying things to do is try and keep your headphones from getting tangled in your bag. In the four years I’ve been going to CES, I have seen many different “de-tangle” options. But is this one going to be coup de grâce? If you are a zipper geek, then ZipBuds might be the headphones to get. The headphones simply “zip up” at the spot where your earphones wires would split off to each ear. When you have the headphones on your ears, or if you are taking them off to put away, just pull up the zipper and the cords will come together. You can then put the earbuds in your bag. Get ZipBuds at Amazon ZipBuds start at $39.99. They come in multiple colors, and you can also get replacement earbuds in multiple colors, too. You can...

TechPodcasts NBC Universal Show 2 at CES 2011

TechPodcasts NBC Universal Show 2 at CES 2011

Podcast: EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSThe second episode of the Techpodcast network from the NBC Universal stage went off without a hitch. Within the hour, we had some great guests from Sphero (a Ball controlled by iPhone), Sifteo (a block game),  Bug Labs (4G modules), Telecare (care of diabetes), Sonomax (self fit custom earphones) and ZAGG (iPad case with keyboard). Join Andy McCaskey and Carissa O’brien as they talk to all guests during this hour.  They have a lot of fun with all the guests as they watch balls run around the stage, getting earphones molded and even have someone throw their iPad on the ground. Yes, we said iPad thrown on the ground. Thanks to Audible for sponsoring GoDaddy services saves you money! New Customers Save 25% on Hosting at GoDaddy. Thanks to Luxor for sponsoring

Sonomax eers Do-it Yourself Custom Ear Molds

Podcast: EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSI’m a musician and a Podcaster. I would like to get custom earbuds, but the cost is pretty high. Now it’s become more affordable with Sonomax eers. They create do it yourself custom molds. Sonomax makes two kits in single and a dual driver earbuds. In under 10 minutes, you have a custom set of earphones. These earphones will cut down the decibel level significantly. Therefore, if you are doing something in a noisy area, these earbuds will protect. I have yet to try them out while drumming, but I can tell you they are perfect when I had to go outside to shovel the blizzard we had. I could focus on the task and not be distracted by anything else. Prices only start at $199. Custom ear molds from the doctor’s office cost $1000 – $2000. Therefore, this is a pretty...

Kidz Gear are Headphones with Limiters for Kids

Kidz Gear are Headphones with Limiters for Kids

Podcast: EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSJack Peterson from Kidz Gear joins Andy for the TPN Live CES coverage.  Kidz Gear is a set of headphones focused for the young ones. These headphones are smaller and more comfortable for kids. Safety is another concern. There are wireless versions, so a child cannot choke on a cord. For wired headphones, there is a limiter so the sound does not blow out earphones. Bottom line is they are not a toy, but a functional device for the kids. The prices are really nice, starting at $19.99. You can get them from their website Interview by Andrew McCaskey of RV News Net TPN CES 2011 Live Coverage Sponsors: Thanks to Audible for sponsoring GoDaddy services saves you money! New Customers Save 25% on Hosting at GoDaddy. Thanks to Luxor for sponsoring

Finis Bone Conduction SwiMP3, MP3 Player

Finis Bone Conduction SwiMP3, MP3 Player

Podcast: EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSWhen you are swimming, you might want some music as you move. Underwater sound quality and having the earphones fall out are two problems. The solution – Bone Conduction technology. Finis is a french word for Finish. Using Bone Conduction, you can listen to up to 8 hours worth of music through the SwiMP3. Just use the USB port to upload the music. They are available for $149 Interview by Esbjorn Larsen Thanks to Audible for sponsoring GoDaddy services saves you money! New Customers Save 25% on Hosting at GoDaddy. Thanks to Luxor for sponsoring

Ankit Puts Bling and Noise Cancelling Together in the Ankit Headphones – CES 2010

Ankit Puts Bling and Noise Cancelling Together in the Ankit Headphones – CES 2010

Podcast: EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSS Fashion comes to the headphones as Ankit has ergonomic noise-isolating earphones with g-bass technology. Wear your earphones with a fashion design. Todd Cochrane talks with Ankit about Ankit earphones. The detail on these earphones are pretty nice. These earphones can be put next to something like the Bose Headphones for half the price. $45 MSRP. Sponsor:  You need this in your IT Toolbox – GotoAssist Express free for 30 days – GoToAssist.com/techpodcasts. Get this content on TiVo, Roku and Boxee – Subscribe to the YouTube Channel and Check out Techpodcasts.tv

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