Over-Ear Headphones That Wrap Behind Your Head To Preserve Your 'Do

Audio-Technica's new ATH-S600 headphones don't break much new ground when it comes to sound quality, but that's not why consumers might be interested in the new cans. What makes the headphones interesting is their over-ear design with a headband that wraps around the back of the wearer's head to protect their… » 7/03/14 2:00pm 7/03/14 2:00pm

Quality Budget Headphones, iTunes Credit, Ice Cream [Deals]

The Audio-Technica ATH-M50s are a favorite among the Commerce Team, Lifehacker Editorial, reviewers across the Internet, and our readers. Their step-down, the M45s, are available for $50 today from Musician's Friend, which is a great price point for quality audio on a budget. The 50s go as low as $80, but usually… » 2/20/14 1:45pm 2/20/14 1:45pm

A Roku For Under $40, Chromecast, Sony RX-100 II, ATH-M50S [Deals]

Roku continue to impress with both the features and the pricing of its streaming boxes. The Roku LT, the budget model of the 2013 lineup, is available for $37 today, which is $2 more than a Chromecast. It drops the resolution to 720p and doesn't have the headphone out on the remote, but also, it's $37. [Amazon] » 12/16/13 1:45pm 12/16/13 1:45pm

Amphones Help You Shred In Silence If Your Neighbors Are Jerks

"If it's too loud," the saying goes, "the neighbors are going to call the cops and screw up your late-night shred session." In an attempt to solve this eternal conundrum, the guitar amplification specialists at Vox have teamed up with the headphone geniuses Audio Technica to create Amphones. Yes, guitar amplifier… » 9/18/12 1:44pm 9/18/12 1:44pm

Audio-Technica's QuietPoint ATH-ANC3 Combines Two Kinds Of Noise…

Audio-Technica released the QuietPoint ATH-ANC3 active noise-cancelling in-ear headphones today. They say that the battery-powered ear buds block out 85% of all outside noise. We don't understand the point. Since in-ear headphones already cancel outside noise by design, some of the technology here is doing double… » 1/07/08 12:00am 1/07/08 12:00am

Cable Wrap; Clever, Good Looking, Mess Cleaning And Single

Unfortunately, like acne on a pubescent teenager's face, wired headphones are still ubiquitous. Also, unless you are a silhouette in an iPod commercial, they look like crap too. Audio-Technica has released a primitive solution called the Cable Wrap. The Cable Wrap consists of a double clip design; one to attach to… » 9/01/07 10:30am 9/01/07 10:30am

Columino Speakers Float on Air, Empty Your Wallet

They may look like a secret Wii accessory we haven't seen, but these floating bowling pins are actually desktop speakers. They're held up by a thin spine/rod which you can only see from behind to give the illusion that they're floating in air. The speakers shoot audio straight into the circular base, which… » 3/13/07 10:52pm 3/13/07 10:52pm