A Stick-On Speaker That Uses Your Windows To Silence Noises Outside

That suspiciously cheap apartment you just moved into? Turns out to be right next to a deafening hourly commuter train—and since you signed a one year lease, you're looking at either twelve months wearing noise cancelling headphones. Or desperately hoping Rudolf Stefanich's Sono noise cancelling window device comes… » 10/22/13 7:00pm 10/22/13 7:00pm

Comply NR-10 Earphones With Military-Grade Noise Reduction Reviewed (Verdict: Good Value)

According to Hearing Components, their new Comply NR-10 Earphones can deliver more than 48 decibels of noise reduction using the same technology enjoyed by the US Army and Special Forces. They were also designed to "maximize bass response and deliver superior sound quality." At $80, it would seem like a decent… » 3/27/08 8:50pm 3/27/08 8:50pm

Audio-Technica's QuietPoint ATH-ANC3 Combines Two Kinds Of Noise Cancelling In One Pair Of Headphones

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