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The Week in iOS Accessories: Better batteries

This week's roundup of new iOS gear includes several new ways of powering up your iOS device when a power plug isn't nearby.

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Soundhawk is a wearable for your ear that fine-tunes all the world's noises

When's the last time you actually heard a conversation in a noisy restaurant? SoundHawk wants to help you cut through the din to hear what matters.

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Apple officially acquires Beats for $3 billion

After much discussion and many theories, Apple has officially plunked down $3 billion to buy Beats Music and Beats Electronics.

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Expo Notes: Glyph is the ideal mobile personal theater for Daft Punk videos

Glyph is a set of headphones, but the bar moves down over your eyes so you can see its display.

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Report: Google thwarted Motorola's attempts to build the ultimate Google phone

The Google-Motorola marriage wasn't exactly a match made in Heaven, a new report suggests.

on greenbot.com

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Separate the sound from the fury: 5 in-ear headphones for your smartphone

We found lots of things to like, and some things to dislike in popular new in-ear headphones from Beats, Bose, Bowers & Wilkins, Harman/Kardon and Shure.

15 awesome techy gifts for kids

From smart robots they can program themselves, to humble building blocks that teach physics and engineering, these gifts will delight tech-savvy children and the adults who love them.

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Buying Guide: Find the best headphones

If you're looking to get more audio enjoyment from from your smartphone, tablet, media player, or computer, new headphones will do wonders. To help you find the perfect set of headphones, our annual buying guide covers what to look (and listen) for, descriptions of the different types, and recommendations for standout models.

Beats remembers Dre, buys out HTC stake

HTC is selling back the remainder of its stake in Beats Electronics, shedding its financial ties to the headphones vendor in a partnership that did little to help turn the smartphone maker's fortunes around.

on pcworld.com

Stadium HD Wireless Headphones pack in built-in music playback

Stadium Audio Group's Stadium HD Wireless Headphones look to combine high-quality sound with music playback, a built-in mic, and more.

Graphene makes great speakers; audiophiles rejoice

The first graphene-based audio speaker easily outperforms a pair of commercial headphones.

Mico headphones try to read your mind, will play breakup music when you need it

Headphones that discern the best song for the moment based on your playlist and mindset? Bring it on!

14 killer hardware deals that cost $100

Priced right at $100, these awesome nuggets of technology prove you don't have to spend a fortune to live on the cutting edge.