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The coolest headphones of CES 2015

This year’s crop of headphones are multi-taskers.

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Harman shows off multi-room speakers and gesture-controlled headphones at CES

If you’re looking for extra functionality, Harman has it.

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Sengled’s smart bulbs are multi-taskers

These light bulbs are much more than just sources of light.

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Rock on and recharge with the Phaz Model P2 headphone-battery combo

A headset with an integrated battery pack! Why not: We check out this marriage of convenience from startup company Phaz.

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Make fancy-schmancy sous-vide on a budget with Anova's Precision Cooker

The Anova looks a bit like a hand mixer, but it circulates water and monitors temperature for you. Best of all, it's affordable.

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Umbrela wants to make your home smart one room at a time

There are some intriguing concepts within this work in progress, but it will be expensive to outfit an entire house using this approach.

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VOXX shows off new outdoor speakers, headphones, and a paper-thin TV antenna at CES

Plenty of new products, including affordable DJ-quality headphones and weather-proof Bluetooth speakers.

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Polk Audio jumps into the wireless-headphone market

The speaker manufacturer shows its lifestyle colors with the new Hinge Wireless foldable on-ear headphones.

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Meet HearNotes: the really, truly wireless earbuds

They’re lightweight, comfy, and they use high-resolution Kleer technology instead of Bluetooth.

Neoh 3D Soundspace headphones

These headphones track your headspace, literally

3D Sound Labs’ Neoh headphones incorporate Bluetooth head-tracking sensors to deliver a truly immersive audio experience.

Alpine Headphones

Alpine Headphones review: These are thumpin' good cans

Not recommended for critical listening, but the transducer in the headband is more than just an expensive gimmick.

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10 battery life crisis moments all Android users will understand

Until they make the week-long smartphone battery, you're going to have at least one of these almost-out-of-juice moments.

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You Should Play: Travel through time in two-part mystery The Silent Age

A smooth, atmospheric point-and-tap adventure game — with a plot twist!

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Review: Belkin WeMo LED Lighting plays nice with the WeMo system

IFTTT integration is coming soon, but what's here is already solid, and comparably priced with the Philips Hue Lux.

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You Should Play: Side-scroller El is all about the powerful storyline

This pretty, plot-driven side-scroller is free, so what are you waiting for?