Posts Categorized: Headphones & Speakers

Is Bluetooth Harmful to My Health? And 4 Other Myths Ready to be Busted!

Is Bluetooth Harmful to My Health? And 4 Other Myths Ready to be Busted!

Bluetooth is a cornerstone of our modern, wireless society. Launched originally in 1998 by a team at Ericsson, it exists as a two-way communication feature in nearly every device we own today, from speaker systems to cellphones. Generally reserved for shorter ranges, roughly 100 feet or less, Bluetooth allows for relatively stable data transfer between… Read more

IPX Waterproofing and What It Means for Your Wireless Speakers

IPX Waterproofing and What It Means for Your Wireless Speakers

It’s a beautiful long weekend and you’ve decided to join your friends up at a cottage, nestled in the back country, on the edge of a gleaming lake. Immediately upon arriving, you all decide to test out the waters, a cold shock to the system before a long night of camp fires, drinks, and merriment…. Read more

Why Your Headphones Need to Have cVc Technology!

Why Your Headphones Need to Have cVc Technology!

One of the most exciting by-products of our technological age are advancements to the transportation industry. No longer do we have to load up our steamer trunks and set sail on a coal powered boat across the Atlantic Ocean for nearly a week before arriving on the other side. Instead, we purchase an airplane ticket… Read more

Does Higher Cost Mean Better Sound? Exploring the Expensive Speaker Debate

Does Higher Cost Mean Better Sound? Exploring the Expensive Speaker Debate

Speakers, when considering the breadth of humanity’s history of technological innovation, are a relatively recent phenomenon. The first electric speaker was invented by Johann Philipp Reis in 1861 for use on early telephones, but sound quality was poor and muffled. By 1924, Chester Rice and Edward W. Kellogg would patent the “moving coil”, the basis… Read more

Top 10 Science-Backed Reasons Why Listening to Music is Great for Your Health

Top 10 Science-Backed Reasons Why Listening to Music is Great for Your Health

Music is core to the definition of human history – every culture, from every epoch, has had some form of significant system of rhythmic sounds that form the basis of song. Some scientists have even claimed that music, like mathematics, is actually a universal language, claiming that we humans may even have a natural musical… Read more

The Key Dos and Don’ts to Keep your Headphones in Top Condition

The Key Dos and Don’ts to Keep your Headphones in Top Condition

If you’ve just acquired a shiny new set of headphones, you’ll want to take good care of them. Looking after the cans that provide you so much audio joy will give them a longer lifespan, maintain the audio quality, keep them looking good, which considering many are worn as a fashion statement is a top… Read more