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The fitness fanatic’s guide to earbuds: Everything you should consider before you shop

If you work out regularly, a good pair of fitness earbuds can be a better investment than a fitness tracker.

Monster iSport Superslim

Monster iSport Super Slim wireless earbuds review: These bulk-free earbuds offer bright, peppy treble

The slimmest wireless earbuds on the market have an audio profile designed for pop.

Yurbuds Leap Wireless

Yurbuds Leap Wireless review: These earbuds stay in your ear—no matter what

Yurbuds’ ‘twist-lock’ technology isn’t the most comfortable means of keeping your earbuds in your ears, but it works.

Sennheiser MX 686G

Sennheiser MX 686G Sport earbuds review: These workout earphones make few sonic compromises

These wired earbuds aren’t innovative or exciting, but they deliver excellent sound.

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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.

Sengled Bulbs

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.

Umbrella home control

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.

AR outdoor speakers

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.

Polk Wireless Hinge

Polk Audio jumps into the wireless-headphone market

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

HearNotes Kleer earbuds

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.