These headphones allows you to create your own spectrum of sound

Rachel Oakley Contributor

By Rachel Oakley in New Products on Friday 5 June 2015

Regular headphones blast music into your ears any which way. Axel’s new Soundscapes headphones have been created to be totally customizable so that when you’re listening to your favourite beats, you get to choose how the sound comes out.

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Interview with the artist who made these unsettling mollusc headphones

Inigo del Castillo Contributor

By Inigo del Castillo in New Art on Thursday 12 June 2014

Snails and slugs as headphones? Might get a bit slobbery but who knows, the sound quality might be superb! Prague-based artist Klara Pernicova made these quirky heaphones in an attempt to unsettle people in their judgement of things we’ve taken for granted. In this exclusive interview, she talks more about why she made the mollusc headphones and how it has disturbed the people who have seen it. [you can read our original post about her here.]

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Sponsored Video: Urbanears team up with Pendleton, want to send you to the Ice Hotel

Lost At E Minor Contributor

By Lost At E Minor in New Products on Wednesday 13 November 2013

Our friends over at Urbanears have teamed up with Pendleton this season to bring a long-standing American tradition to headphones. Yes, the Urbanears Plattan Pendleton Edition features an intricate pattern inspired by Native American blankets and textiles which not only look awesome but will also keep your ears warm at the same time. [This post is sponsored by Urbanears]

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Logitech UE 6000: Stylish headphones; big bass sound

Cormack O'Connor Contributor

By Cormack O'Connor in New Products on Friday 9 August 2013

Quality headphones are a must in these modern times, and it doesn’t hurt if they look good as well. That’s where the Logitech Ultimate Ears 6000 come in. Comfortable, well pitched, and offering a beefy sound, these over-ear headphones also harbour an array of helpful features.

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Logitech UE 4000: Compact headphones with great sound

Cormack O'Connor Contributor

By Cormack O'Connor in New Products on Wednesday 31 July 2013

If you’re like me and hate the feeling of being weighed down by bulky headphones, but love the premium listening experience they typically provide, I’ve found the perfect solution. Logitech Ultimate Ears 4000 headphones. They’re economic, compact and durable. You know that’s the ultimate triple threat, right?

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LSTN Headphones: wood headphones help restore hearing to those in need

Rebekah Rhoden Contributor

By Rebekah Rhoden in New Products on Tuesday 4 June 2013

Based in West Hollywood, charitable start-up company LSTN Headphones makes high quality headphones from gorgeous reclaimed wood. Not only are these headphones aesthetically pleasing, their wooden body allows for a rich listening experience at a very reasonable price.

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Brain-scanning headphones play music to suit your mood

Cormack O'Connor Contributor

By Cormack O'Connor in Tech on Monday 22 April 2013

You know those days when you’re sitting on the train after a hard day at work, literally unable to pull your phone from your pocket to change the song you’re listening to? Those days are over. Well, sort of. Japanese company Neurowear have developed a set of headphones and an iPhone application which combine to […]

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Logitech’s UE 4000 Headphones: Economic, compact and durable

Cormack O'Connor Contributor

By Cormack O'Connor in New Products on Friday 21 December 2012

Logitech’s UE 4000 Headphones are a cheap, compact and durable alternative to generic in-ear buds. When I compared the two, the UE 4000’s won out with a fuller sound and provided me with a far more comfortable experience; they are beautifully padded.

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Logitech’s UE 9000 Headphones: Perfect sound on the go

Cormack O'Connor Contributor

By Cormack O'Connor in Tech on Monday 17 December 2012

Logitech have just released an amazing new range of audio solutions called Ultimate Ears, and with that line comes their show stopping headphones: the Logitech UE 9000.

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The Socialite headphones

Casper Johansson Reader Find

By Casper Johansson in New Products on Saturday 13 March 2010

Owning clusters of diamonds and a miniature dog named Tinkerbell sounds appealing, but one’s unaffordable and the other will do its business inside your vintage handbag. The Socialite is house-trained, stylish and custom-designed to block out the sounds of chasing paparazzi and teen boy band members.

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The Smarty Headphones

Casper Johansson Reader Find

By Casper Johansson in New Products on Saturday 27 February 2010

What’s smarter: strawberries that help you see in the dark, bananas that make your brain grow, blueberries that transport you to outer space, or cherries that make you fly? Choose your own adventure with these Smarty Headphones from Muse, which come in four fun colours and use noise isolation technology to dramatically reduce ambient noise, so all you hear is your music.

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M11X’s vinyl stereo chairs

Casper Johansson Reader Find

By Casper Johansson in New Products on Wednesday 24 June 2009

These stylish works by New York-based artist, M11X — aka Mikal Hameed — blend his musical history with his creative nature as he ‘calls on us to forget our indivualized nature and relationship with our headphones and demands that we start to share our music as it was meant to be: unplugged and free’. [photos by Alison Zavos]

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Halo headphones

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By Francis Andrews in New Products on Tuesday 19 May 2009

Interestingly, the idea for these headphones was inspired by the theory that dementia could be treated by music therapy. Designer Kirsten Black, whose grandma lived in a nursing home, said: ‘Nan had dementia and because music is recognised by a part of the brain that is so primal, it could give her a sense of […]

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QuietPoint active noise-cancelling headphones

Ari Stein Reader Find

By Ari Stein in New Products on Thursday 29 May 2008

These small but innovative in-ear headphones from Audio-Technica are part of a new wave of noise canceling buds that claim to block up to 85 to 90 percent of outside sound.

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