These $150 Earbuds Are Probably the Only MartinLogan Speakers You Can…

MartinLogan makes expensive speakers. They're the kinds only the most anal-retentive audiophile would consider buying. The company's Motion Vision Soundbar costs $1500, and forget about the top-end CLX speakers. Twenty-five grand? No, thank you. At $150, the new Mikros 70 in-ear monitors aren't a bargain, either—but… » 7/16/12 3:20pm 7/16/12 3:20pm

Monster Gratitude Headphones Lightning Review: Shining Stars You Can't…

Beats by Dre are great for listening to hip hop and looking cool around the city. But if you're not into their bottom-heavy sound, you're left out of the party. » 1/23/12 5:00pm 1/23/12 5:00pm

New Bose In-Ear Headphones Designed "Specifically For Music-Enabled…

Audio equipment maker Bose will have some new in-ear headphones available on at the end of the month: The IE2, the MIE2, and the MIE2i. The latter two headphones are designed specifically for mobile phones—in-line microphones and all. » 8/17/10 6:07pm 8/17/10 6:07pm

Monster and Vivienne Tam Create Butterfly Headphones For Da Ladeeez

I can see Monster scratching their (many) heads in the board room, wondering how to appeal to women after too many Dr Dre headphones. "I know!" (shouted Noel Lee), "butterflies! They all like butterflies!" I must have a penis then. » 2/18/10 11:49am 2/18/10 11:49am

JBL/Roxy Headphones Won’t Make You a Better Surfer, But Look Cool and…

Taking a note from Vivienne Tam and HP's love affair, Roxy partnered with JBL to put out a line of audio gear designed "for women, by women." The neon headphones look sweet and pack solid sound. » 8/19/09 4:00pm 8/19/09 4:00pm

From the Archives: Our Cut-the-Crap Earphone Battlemodo

You probably know that your stock earbuds are doing a disservice to you and your music, but choosing an in-ear headphone upgrade from the indistinguishable masses can seem impossible. So we did it for you. » 4/16/09 8:01am 4/16/09 8:01am

Lightning Review: New Apple In-Ear Headphones

The Gadget: Not to be confused with the original In-Ear Headphones, Apple's new In-Ear Headphones have been redesigned from the ground up with balanced audio powered by two drivers in each ear. It also comes with a remote and microphone that's compatible with the iPod Nano 4G, iPod touch 2G, iPod Classic and iPhone 3G… » 12/04/08 4:00pm 12/04/08 4:00pm

Apple Finally Ready to Ship LED Cinema Display and In-Ear Headphones?

Apple announced its new superfancy in-ear headphones » 11/12/08 1:10pm 11/12/08 1:10pm over two months ago, and its similarly superschmancy about a month ago. Neither have shipped! But it looks like they might, finally. MacRumors says Apple has end-of-life'd the old 23-inch Cinema Display and in-ear headphones, meaning the new hotness should be…

Shure Rolls Out Cheaper SE102MPA Phone Headset, Bundles Free Music…

As you know from our recent » 9/02/08 12:30pm 9/02/08 12:30pm , we love Shure's SE line of in-ear headphones, especially when paired with the Music Phone Adapter that gives you a microphone and control button for your iPhone. Previously, the MPA was a $50 add-on and the cheapest phones you could get it with were the $120 SE110s, but the new SE102MPA…

Ultimate Cut-The-Crap In-Ear Headphone Battlemodo

Why do music lovers put up with cheap stock earbuds? You've spent hundreds of dollars on an MP3 player then effectively nullify your investment with headphones that suck the soul out of the music that you love. Choosing a higher-end set of earphones is almost impossible, since there are way too many, and they are… » 8/07/08 2:00pm 8/07/08 2:00pm