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Category: Audio

Disney Ishin-Denshin Microphone Passes Sound Through Touch: Operator 2.0

Disney Ishin-Denshin Microphone Passes Sound Through Touch: Operator 2.0
You can convey a lot of things through touch. You can give a sympathetic hug, a joyous high-five or an angry punch. But Disney Research Pittsburgh came up with an interactive installation that can transmit sound using the human body.

Sony 3-in-1 Walkman: Headphoneman, MP3 Playerman & Speakerman

Sony 3-in-1 Walkman: Headphoneman, MP3 Playerman & Speakerman
Earlier this year Sony released a pair of waterproof and tiny earphones that were also mp3 players. Today they announced two more versatile headphones called the WH Series, aka the 3-in-1 Walkman. These headphones also have built-in mp3 players, but you can also plug them into other media players as normal headphones.

Berlin Boombox Now Available: Paper Power!

Berlin Boombox Now Available: Paper Power!
This isn’t the first time that we’ve seen the Berlin Boombox. The device turned up on Kickstarter about a year ago when it was seeking funding for production. We lost track of the device after the Kickstarter campaign and it has now turned up again, and this time you can buy it outright.

JBL Spark Speaker: See Me, Hear Me

JBL Spark Speaker: See Me, Hear Me
Bluetooth speakers all start to look the same after a while, so whenever I come across a wireless speaker that breaks the mold, it makes me happy that industrial designers haven’t given up the good fight.

JBL Pebbles USB Speakers are Perfect for SpongeBob SquarePants

JBL Pebbles USB Speakers are Perfect for SpongeBob SquarePants
JBL has unveiled a new set of USB-powered speakers called Pebbles. The speakers have an interesting design that looks a lot like a snail shell – enough like a snail shell to make Gary the Snail jealous.

Sony SHAKE-5 Stereo Ready to Rattle Windows with 2400 Watts of Power

Sony SHAKE-5 Stereo Ready to Rattle Windows with 2400 Watts of Power
Do you like to crank your music up to 11? Are you the type of person who doesn’t care about their neighbors? Or do you live in a single-family home on a large lot? Either way, Sony’s latest stereo system should fit the bill.

Transparent Speaker: Loud and Clear

Transparent Speaker: Loud and Clear
We’ve featured a sound system called the Transparent Speaker, which really only has a glass case. Two post-doctoral fellows at the Harvard School of Engineering and Applied Sciences (SEAS) made an actual transparent speaker. It’s stretchable too.

iPhone DJ Dock: Two Turntables and a Smartphone

iPhone DJ Dock: Two Turntables and a Smartphone
There are seemingly a billion and one iPhone and iPod docks on the market, so how do you make one that stands out from the crowd? Simple. Make one that looks like this.

Bēm Wireless Boom Box: Boomtooth

Bēm Wireless Boom Box: Boomtooth
There are plenty of Bluetooth boom boxes available, but I have to say that this one from Bēm looks quite interesting. The overall shape is reminiscent of a traditional boom box, and the handle will let you lug it around quite easily from place to place.

Pogo Breakaway Headphone Jack: MagSafe Your Music

Pogo Breakaway Headphone Jack: MagSafe Your Music
A few months ago we featured the Neo-Plug, a mobile device charger with a two-piece magnetic tip similar to Apple’s MagSafe. Designer Jon Patterson recently showed us a similar concept but for a headphone jack. He calls it the Pogo.

RHA MA600i & MA750i Headphones: Even More Bang For Your Buck

RHA MA600i & MA750i Headphones: Even More Bang For Your Buck
I’ve been using RHA headphones for about 6 months, and I have been pleasantly surprised by their performance. The RHA 450i Earphones are definitely on my recommend to buy list. RHA recently announced that they will release premium earphones in late August.

Vizio S3821 2.1 Soundbar Review: Packs a Punch for the Price

Vizio S3821 2.1 Soundbar Review: Packs a Punch for the Price
I recently had the opportunity to swap out the 5.1 audio system in my living room with the Vizio S3821 2.1 soundbar and subwoofer. This slimline sound system is a great way to add high quality sound to your flat-screen TV without having to run a bunch of wires, and without breaking the bank.

Empire Steampunk Speakers: For Dapper Audiophiles Only

Empire Steampunk Speakers: For Dapper Audiophiles Only
There’s something that continues to intrigue me about Steampunk style. I think it’s the idea that technology could be driven by steam power instead of electricity. And while these speakers aren’t actually driven by steam, they’re still pretty amazing.

Giveaway: Win over $500 in Awesome Gear!

Giveaway: Win over $500 in Awesome Gear!
We’ve teamed up with our friends over at Gear Diary, along with our brother site, The Awesomer to offer a great prize pack filled with great gadgets and gear that you’re sure to enjoy.

DIY Solar-powered Boombox: The Boominator

DIY Solar-powered Boombox: The Boominator
Redditor anders202 built a boombox that’s perfect for summer parties. It’s called the Boominator, a solar-powered boombox that was designed by diyAudio member Saturnus back in 2007. Unlike its battery-devouring ancestors, the Boominator not only runs on free energy, it also gathers and converts enough solar power to charge mobile devices.

bēm x The Public Zoo Bluetooth Speakers: Cute Critters and Happy Sounds

bēm x The Public Zoo Bluetooth Speakers: Cute Critters and Happy Sounds
It seems there are a squillion different Bluetooth speakers on the market these days, so how do you choose which one to buy? You could pick one because of its size or sound quality, or you could just pick one because it looks cute.