Monster Suing Dr. Dre Over Beats Fiasco

Monster just sued Beats Electronics, manufacturer of ubiquitous Beats by Dre headphones, because Monster says it invented Beats, and that Beats stole its property and ran away. It's been clear for years that Monster designed the headphones, but does the company really have a legal claim to any of Dr. Dre's Monster… » 1/06/15 8:26pm 1/06/15 8:26pm

Monster Now Has Three Wireless Speakers to Pump Your Tunes

Monster has announced three new Wi-Fi and Bluetooth speakers at IFA. The S1, S2 and S3—all of incrementally increasing size—offer "extreme clarity, tight articulation and deep pounding bass." Apparently. » 9/05/14 6:20am 9/05/14 6:20am

Beats by Apple Makes Monster's Big Mistake Even Bigger

Apple's move to buy Beats for $3 billion is a big deal, and not just because it's the biggest acquisition in the company's history. But for Monster's Noel and Kevin Lee, the original brains behind Beats, all it means is extra salt in the wound. » 5/28/14 4:42pm 5/28/14 4:42pm

Satellite photo shows giant, monster-like biological shape at Loch Ness

Greatest Pharmacist Ever Prescribes Anti-Monster Spray for 6-Year-Old

If there's an award for the most adorable prescription of the year, pharmacist Jeff Dodds of Watford City, North Dakota has this year's title on lockdown. And all it took was some creative labeling and a very sleepy six-year-old girl with a monster problem. » 3/11/14 11:00am 3/11/14 11:00am

These unbelievable monsters with seven legs are actually real frogs

Brandon Ballengée made these beautiful prints of "terminally deformed frogs found in nature" using a clearing and staining process. He then scanned the bodies with a high resolution scanner. The results are fascinating. » 3/08/14 11:26pm 3/08/14 11:26pm

Basement Monster Skeleton Discovered By Cable Installer

This skeleton of a dead (?) basement monster was found by a worker installing cable beneath a house, leaving the terrified resident to wonder what kind of goblin lair lies just beneath the floorboards. Is the creature a wild animal? A lost pet? Or is this something science cannot (or will not) explain? » 7/13/13 5:46pm 7/13/13 5:46pm

Monster Is Making Gaming Headphones for EA Sports

Monster, after having tried to replace Dr. Dre with anything it could think of last year, is now trying its hand at making gaming headphones. Called MVP Carbon, Monster teamed up with EA Sports to create a giant Monster made headset complete with a microphone. » 1/07/13 12:43pm 1/07/13 12:43pm

NASA on Mercury's Craters: "Anyone Else Think This Looks Like the…

The Messenger spacecraft has photographed some neat craters on Mercury's surface and NASA thinks they look like the cookie monster. What kind of magic cookies are you eating, NASA? Hmmm, wait. I think they are right. » 10/12/12 11:50am 10/12/12 11:50am

Mysterious Monster Eye Washes Ashore in Florida

Yesterday, Gino Covacci was walking peacefully by the sea when he found this: a gigantic, monstrous eye still oozing blood. Scientists haven't identified the leviathan who lost it yet. Was it a giant squid, a whale, or the eye from a titanic monster born mutant because of nuclear tests? » 10/12/12 9:30am 10/12/12 9:30am

Monster Katana Ears-On: This Sounds Too Good to Be Bluetooth

I just got a chance to listen to Monster's forthcoming Katana, a six-speaker, 400-watt (!), Bluetooth system, and it's incredible. A Bluetooth audio system has never sounded better. Monster's new innovations in wireless technology might be the next big thing. » 10/04/12 1:02pm 10/04/12 1:02pm

Smart HDMI Cables Tell You If You're Getting an SD, HD, or 4K Signal

It's no secret that you don't have to spend a small fortune on the HDMI cables connecting your home theater gear. But that doesn't stop Monster from charging hundreds of dollars for its cords, justifying the costs with features like glowing signal indicators. » 6/28/12 10:00am 6/28/12 10:00am

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

Beats Dumps Monster Over Headphone Spat

Peanut butter and jelly, unicorns and glitter, Beats Electronics and Monster. One of these things just doesn't belong, one of these things is not like the others. After a five-year collaboration, the two companies have terminated their relationship but do hope to remain friends. » 1/12/12 11:13pm 1/12/12 11:13pm

Monster Tries to Replace Dre With Lance Armstrong—Or Anything

Monster—a company once known for producing insanely nerdy speaker wire— changed headphones forever (for better or worse) with its fashionable, bass-heavy Beats by Dre line. Now that Monster's cash cow is HTC's cash cow, Monster is clearly on the hunt for new friends. » 1/09/12 12:00pm 1/09/12 12:00pm

Battle of the Celebrity-Endorsed Headphones

Seems like every musician you can name has a pair of headphones with their name on 'em. Dr. Dre, Justin Bieber, Jay-Z, Quincy Jones, Ludacris, Bob Marley, and Miles Davis. We need a battle royale! Well, here you go... » 10/05/11 2:30pm 10/05/11 2:30pm

Jaw-Dropping Super Slow-Motion Footage of the World's Scariest Wave

Tahiti is home not only to a million resorts, but also to the deadliest wave in the world. Known as "The End of the Road", it is the stuff of hydraulic nightmares, and this new footage is absolutely jaw-dropping. » 8/29/11 9:00pm 8/29/11 9:00pm

Tron Light Disk Audio Dock by Monster: Oooo, Lights (The Sound Ain't…

Is Tron still cool? OK, that's a stupid question. Tron is forever. And this Monster Tron Light Disk Audio Dock looks like it was lifted straight from the the Grid. Just look at the lights on this thing. Oh, the lights! But what about the sound? » 7/22/11 2:00pm 7/22/11 2:00pm

Monster CleanTouch Pen: Great at Cleaning, Still Weak with Fingerprints

I never used those spray screen cleaners because you need a cleaning cloth for them to work. I would always lose those! The Monster CleanTouch Pen combines the screen cleaning solution and cleaning cloth in one pen-sized nub. » 7/06/11 4:30pm 7/06/11 4:30pm

Monster's New Speakers Come Clad in Auto-Grade Paint

Ferrari red? Lambo yellow? That's the decision you'll have to mull over if you buy Monster's ClarityHD Model One speakers. They're high def speakers that come in designer colors such as "automotive grade yellow or red". » 6/29/11 1:40pm 6/29/11 1:40pm