Headphones

Who Needs Titanium Headphones?

The Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 17.02.2015 | UK Tech

The Atomic Floyd Super Darts Titanium in-ear headphones are out now for £250. I listen to trash. I like badly recorded death metal, faux-civil...

Who is Still Buying CDs and Why? The Demand for Higher Quality Sound

Chris Havell | Posted 16.02.2015 | UK Tech
Chris Havell

Streaming, while impressive, still only accounts for 12.6 per cent of all the music consumed in the UK. An even bigger surprise might be the fact that together, CD and vinyl still accounted for a huge 49 per cent of all Album Equivalent Sales (AES) in 2014.

10 Gadgets to Take on Holiday in 2015

Jackson Rawlings | Posted 14.03.2015 | UK Tech
Jackson Rawlings

Let's take a look at 10 of the best gadgets to take with you abroad this summer. Where possible, we've provided a cheaper and premium option.

Hands and Ears On with the Mad Catz F.R.E.Q.9 Wireless Gaming Headset

Andrew Edney | Posted 05.03.2015 | UK Tech
Andrew Edney

Mad Catz have a new premium headset - the F.R.E.Q.9, and I managed to get my hands on the first set in the UK to play with!

These Audio Gadgets Are Pushing The Boundaries

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 19.11.2014 | UK Tech

The life of the audiophile is a tough one. From the constant battle to have the highest-quality music, to the eternal struggle of finding the best qua...

Bowers & Wilkins Upgrades The Fleet. Here's What's New.

The Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 31.10.2014 | UK Tech

When it comes to audio products like headphones and in-earphones, Bowers & Wilkins is one of the premium brands you're naturally going to look to - if...

Bang & Olufsen's New Headphones Are Essentially 'Beats By Gatsby'

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 29.10.2014 | UK Tech

Bang & Olufsen's BeoPlay brand has always been aimed at young professionals, but not the ones you might expect. Instead of street art-influenced t...

Michael Rundle

REVIEW: RHA's Most Expensive Headphones Ever

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael Rundle | Posted 29.10.2014 | UK Tech

RHA's T10i in-ear headphones are out in November from £149.95. KEY FEATURES: Dynamic Driver (model 770.1) Injection Moulded Steel Mouldable o...

Michael Rundle

This Is The Ultimate Solitude Machine

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael Rundle | Posted 29.10.2014 | UK Tech

Plantronics' BackBeat Pro are avaialble from Apple and Amazon for £199. Key Features Bluetooth 4.0 24 hours streaming battery life Active noi...

REVIEW: Sennheiser Takes On Beats

The Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 29.10.2014 | UK Tech

Sennheiser's on-ear Urbanites are available now for £149.99 Key Features: Fold-up design Sound focused on big-bass and treble Stainless stee...

Thomas Tamblyn

Can Any Pair Of Headphones Be Worth £490?

HuffingtonPost.com | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 29.10.2014 | UK Tech

The Vertu HP-1Vs are the first in a range of new audio products from the luxury British smartphone manufacturer and are available for £490 from Vertu...

These Headphones Look Like Kanye's Jet, But They Sound Amazing

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 31.10.2014 | UK Tech

The Samsung Level Over headphones are available now for £299.99 from Samsung and Amazon. Key Features: - Noise Canceling - Wireless with Bluet...

'Beats Powerbeats 2 Wireless' Review

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 31.10.2014 | UK Tech

Beats' Powerbeats 2 Wireless earphones are out now for £169. Key Features: IPX4 water resistance Tangle-free wraparound cable Remote control ...

HuffPost How To: The Secret Features Of Apple's Earphones

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 29.10.2014 | UK Tech

Love them or hate them Apple's earphones are iconically designed and have got better year on year. With the new in-line remote you can actually do muc...

Beats Solo 2 Review: Where Has All The Bass Gone? And Do We Care?

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 13.06.2014 | UK Tech

Beats' Solo 2 headphones (£169.95) are out now in the UK from all major stockists. Key Features: Completely new design and hardware Wider soun...

The Week's Big Business Stories

Naomi Kerbel | Posted 30.07.2014 | UK
Naomi Kerbel

Missed out on the week's big business stories? Naomi Kerbel rounds up what's been making news, including Apple and Dr Dre. BUSINESS ROUND-UP Once yo...

Beats Is Officially Part Of Apple

The Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 28.05.2014 | UK Tech

Apple has finally announced its acquisition of Beats, the headphones maker and streaming music service. Coming two weeks after the $3 billion deal ...

You'll Never Believe How Apple Is About To Spend $3 Billion

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 09.05.2014 | UK Tech

UPDATE: Dr Dre appears to have confirmed the news on Facebook. Apple is reportedly 'in talks' to buy Beats Electronics - makers of the virtually ub...

WIN A Pair Of House Of Marley Liberate On-Ear Headphones, RRP £99.99

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 22.04.2014 | UK Universities & Education

Made using REWIND material - House of Marley's exclusive blend of reclaimed hemp and organic cotton mixed with fibres of recycled plastic bottles - th...

Headphone 'Hype'

Liam Deacon | Posted 06.05.2014 | UK Universities & Education
Liam Deacon

Many of you may have noticed the unbounded rise in under 25s cat-walking their way across Britain's high streets, colleges and public transport in large, salient and often flamboyant headphones. Personally, I think some of them look garish almost comical. But I'm not completely anti people utilising such devices so incessantly. I couldn't be, having recently joined this growing trend.

Where Did All the Wires Go? The Bluetooth Audio Revolution

Chris Havell | Posted 29.10.2014 | UK Tech
Chris Havell

If you think cassette tape-players and boom-boxes are old school, then you may be surprised to know that headphones have been around for much longer than either of them. With over 130 years of heritage, the headphone has come a long way.

10 Best Headphones You Can Buy In 2014

Huffington Post UK | Posted 31.10.2014 | UK Tech

Headphones. 2014. The perfect match? Why? Because there's no better way to spend the wettest winter and spring on record than by totally blocking out ...

Decent Headphones - Don't Fly Without Them

Sarah McGiven | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Sarah McGiven

A few months ago on a red eye flight from New York to London, I made the schoolgirl error of flying without headphones. Never. Again. This is why...

REVIEW: RHA MA 600i Earphones

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Tech

RHA's MA600i earphones are British-made, naturally sound-isolating earphones available now for £59.99 (with remote and mic). When we reviewed the ...

Beats Studio Headphones Review

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Tech

The new Beats Studio headphones have been completely "reimagined" (according to Beats), with a lighter build, a stronger design and improved battery p...