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Sennheiser Urbanite XL Wireless

Sennheiser Urbanite XL Wireless review: Great sound and super-long battery life

You’ll forget all about active noise cancellation when you hear the detailed audio these headphones produce.

Harman Kardon Soho Wireless

Harman Kardon Soho Wireless review: Good looks and light weight, but not the best sound

These sexy, super-portable lightweight headphones have excellent touch controls, but they’ll disappoint audio aficionados.

Samsung Level On Wireless

Samsung Level On Wireless review: These Bluetooth headphones deliver the comfort

You’d think they’d be heavier for all the features they deliver.

Fitnatic Nourish

The FitNatic Nourish, and other cautionary crowd-funding tales

Revelations of the sketchy track record of two members of the FitNatic team prompted us to look back at successful crowd-funding campaigns that failed to deliver.

Phaz P2 headphones

Phaz P2 headphones review: These phone-charging headphones need work

These cans will charge your phone while you listen to music—sort of.

Thinkstock earbud photography

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.

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.

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.

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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.

ReWalk Robotics exoskeleton

ReWalk robotic exoskeleton looks like science-fiction, but helps paraplegics walk again

The first FDA-approved robotic exoskeleton is literally changing lives.

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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.