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These Headphones Offer Solid Active Noise Cancellation for Those on a Budget

Urbanista isn’t a household name. Founded in Sweden, the company makes low-cost, high-design headphones for folks who don’t want to spend a few hundred dollars on options from Apple, Bose, or Beats. Their latest product, the Miami, is a pair of active noise-canceling headphones with 50-hour battery life and a tempting…Read more...
Tags: Science, Sweden, Headphones, Sony, Miami, Sound, Noise Cancelling, iPhone accessories, Bose Corporation, Audio Engineering, Noise Reduction, AirPods, Sound Recording, Noise Cancelling Headphones, Audio Electronics, Active Noise Control

How to Soundproof Noisy Windows so You Can Get Some Damn Sleep

I recently moved to a new apartment on a street that serves as an artery for commercial trucking in my area of Brooklyn. I’m particularly sensitive to noise pollution, and this permanent cacophony isn’t just caused by the rumble of big rigs: Every facet of urban life seems to seep its way into my bedroom. It’s as if…Read more...
Tags: Windows, Glass, Materials, Brooklyn, Noise, Lifehacks, Hyundai, Sound, Acoustics, Tempered Glass, Noise Cancelling, Noise Control, Soundproofing, Insulated Glazing, Soundproof, Classical Mechanics

How to Set Up Skype's Active Noise Cancellation on Your Desktop

“Zoom” may have overtaken “Skype” as the preferred shorthand for making video calls, but Microsoft’s chat service hasn’t gone anywhere. The newest Skype upgrade brings an active noise cancellation setting (ANC) to desktops and laptops, which filters out background sounds while keeping your voice audible.Read more...
Tags: Microsoft, Software, Noise, Lifehacks, Skype, Operating Systems, Noise Cancelling, ANC, Audio Engineering, Noise Reduction, Instant Messaging Clients, Cross Platform Software, Videotelephony, Active Noise Control, Technology Internet, Image Noise

Thursday's Best Deals: 48-Pack Batteries, M1 MacBooks and Mac Mini, JACHS NY Pants, Cold-Press Juicer, Exfoliating Foot Peel, Dark Souls Board Game, and More

Nanfu AA and AAA battery 48-packs and Apple’s new M1 MacBooks and Mac Mini lead Thursday’s best deals.Read more...
Tags: Iphone, Apple, Google, Amazon, Ipad, Echo, Technology, Asus, Disney, Samsung, Siri, Best Buy, Dave, Cuisinart, Chromebook, Computing

Apple's new AirPods Max cost more than buying an iPhone and a pair of AirPods together - here's why they could be worth that price for some buyers

When you buy through our links, we may earn money from our affiliate partners. Learn more. Apple Apple's new over-ear headphones are called the AirPods Max, and they're available to preorder now for $549.  For that money, you can buy a $400 iPhone SE and a pair of standard $129 AirPods, and you'd still have $20 left over for an iPhone case. The $549 AirPods Max essentially do the same thing as the $129 AirPods, but you'll be paying more for features like noise cancellation, better sound ...
Tags: Reviews, Iphone, Apple, Trends, Smartphones, Headphones, Sony, Noise Cancelling, Apple Apple, Tech Insider, iPhone SE, AirPods, Antonio Villas Boas, Insider Picks 2020, Tech & Electronics (Reviews, AirPods Max

You Don't Need to Splurge on Noise Cancelling Headphones

As the holidays approach you may have added a pair of wireless noise canceling headphones to your wish list. But here’s the thing, despite what all the marketing hype claims, noise canceling technologies aren’t as effective as most headphone makers would have you believe. Unless you spend most of your life on a loud…Read more...
Tags: Science, Headphones, Earbuds, Noise Cancelling, Active Noise Cancelling

Shure’s Aonic 50 wireless noise cancelling headphones offer best-in-class audio quality

The noise-cancelling over-ear headphone category is an increasingly competitive one, and consumers have never been more spoiled for choice. Shure entered the market this year with the Aonic 50, a premium-priced headset ($399) that offers active noise cancelling, Bluetooth connectivity and USB-C charging. Shure’s reputation for delivering top-quality sound is definitely part of the package, and there’s a lot more to recommend the Aonic 50 as well. Basics Shure offers the Aonic 50 in either b...
Tags: Reviews, Android, TC, Gadgets, Hardware, Bluetooth, Tech, Headphones, Sony, Headset, Sound, Mobile Devices, Bose, Audiophile, Noise Cancelling, ANC

Sony Has Practically Perfected Noise Canceling Wireless Headphones

With the release of the WH-1000XM2 headphones three years ago, Sony succeeded in besting the feature Bose’s headphones were best known for: noise-canceling. A year after that, Sony’s WH-1000XM3 update included some welcome improvements when it came to comfort, and while the new WH-1000XM4 continue to refine the…Read more...
Tags: Reviews, Gadgets, Science, Tech, Headphones, Wireless Headphones, Sony, Bose, Noise Cancelling, Consumer Tech

Apple said to be working on modular, high-end, noise-cancelling over-ear headphones

Apple is said to be developing its own competitors to popular over-ear noise-cancelling headphones like those made by Bose and Sony, Bloomberg reports, but with similar technology on board to that used in the AirPod and AirPod Pro lines. These headphones would also include a design with interchangeable parts that would allow some modification with customizable accessories for specific uses like workouts and long-term wear, for instance. The prototype designs of the new headphones, which ar...
Tags: Apple, TC, Gadgets, Hardware, Fcc, Siri, Tech, Bloomberg, Headphones, Federal Communications Commission, Sony, Bose, Apple Inc, Beats Electronics, Noise Cancelling, iPhone accessories

Discord launches new feature that suppresses background noise

It's powered by Krisp and uses machine learning
Tags: News, Trends, Social Media, Noise Cancelling, Voice Chat, Discord, Krisp, Beta Features

Discord launches new background noisesuppression feature

It's powered by Krisp and uses machine learning
Tags: News, Trends, Social Media, Noise Cancelling, Voice Chat, Discord, Krisp, Beta Features

Discord launches new background noise suppression feature

The feature is powered by Krisp and uses machine learning
Tags: News, Trends, Social Media, Noise Cancelling, Voice Chat, Discord, Beta Features

AirPod alternatives that promise a whole day of play

AirPods and other TWS devices are taking the world by storm and with fierce competition means each new release gets better. Master & Dynamics are one of the latest to step onto the scene with a new pair of true wireless earbuds. Their MW07 Plus earbuds follow their non-plus product with bigger battery life, better connection and better sound. One of the most contested features of TWS (true wireless sound) earbuds is battery life. Being tiny little devices that sit in your, it’s natural ...
Tags: Music, Technology, Earbuds, Noise Cancelling, ANC, Wireless Audio, Wireless Earbuds, AirPods, Noise Cancellation, TWS, Master And Dynamics, True Wireless Sound

How to Check If Your AirPods Pro's Noise Cancellation Is Broken

Noise-canceling headphones can bring you peaceful, private listening in crowded places like buses or help you focus on work while posted up in a coffee shop or noisy office. They’re great when they work, but some AirPods Pro users are finding that a recent firmware update affected the performance of their earbuds’…Read more...
Tags: Apple, Lifehacks, Firmware, Noise Cancelling, AirPods, AirPods Pro

JBL’s new CLUB cans find the balance between top headphones and studio monitors

JBL are looking to connect the line between the quality of studio monitors and general listening headphones with their CLUB series. JBL have revealed a new series of headphones that look to up the game in audio quality. They’re putting studio-grade tech used by sound engineers and recording musicians inside the headphones and combining them with the staples of modern headphones. The difference between studio monitors and your standard consumer headphones is in their frequency signals. S...
Tags: Music, Technology, Headphones, Musicians, Sound Engineering, Hi Res, Jbl, Noise Cancelling, ANC, Recording Studio, Active Noise Cancellation, Noise Cancelling Headphones, Studio Monitors, Adaptive Noise Cancellation, Sound Engineers, Studio Headphones

MW65 Headphones

Equipped with Google’s Voice Assistant and Active Noise-Cancelling tech, Master & Dynamic’s new MW65 headphones are available now—and look, feel and sound fantastic. The MW65 melds this ANC technology with their established line without compromising the sound quality they’ve come to be known for. In spite of all the features, they’re easy to set up and manage. Additionally, they come with a 3.5mm cord in …
Tags: Google, Design, Headphones, Noise Cancelling, ANC, Active Noise Cancelling, Tech Accessories, Google Assistant, Master and Dynamic, MW65

Bose’s new car system takes noise-cancelling on the road

Noise-cancelling technology is so popular it’s almost standard in any decent pair of new headphones now but Bose want to take that technology to entirely new dimensions. Gone are the days of having to actually listen to and acknowledge the things happening around you and most importantly, the people – bleurgh! With any of the plethora of noise cancelling headphones available today we can slip on our music and shut out the world, using tech to actively cancel out noise beyond your cans. Bose ...
Tags: Music, Speakers, Cars, Tech, Vehicles, Bose, Rnc, Noise Cancelling, Noise Cancellation, QuietComfort, Digital Noise Cancelling, Road Noise Control, John Feng

Ford comes up with a prototype noise-cancelling kennel to shelter dogs from fireworks

Dogs have a much wider range of hearing than humans do and noises that don’t bother us can give them a very ruff time. Fireworks are especially tough on many pups and also hard on owners who have to calm their panicking pets. To potentially help them, Ford has developed a noise-cancelling kennel prototype that it says was inspired by the noise control technology introduced used in its Edge SUV to soften engine and transmission noises. When microphones inside the kennel detect the sound of firewo...
Tags: TC, Gadgets, Dogs, Pets, Tech, Automotive, Ford, Noise Cancelling, Max Motor Dreams

Bowers and Wilkins PX review

Noise cancellation doesn’t have to ruin sound quality, and Bowers and Wilkins proves it with the PX headphones. We matched the company’s first noise-canceling cans against the top options from Bose and Sony to see how they match up. The post Bowers and Wilkins PX review appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Trends, Headphones, Sony, Home Theater, Bose, Noise Cancelling, Wilkins, Bowers, PX, Apollo Bluetooth Speaker, Bowers And Wilkins, Bowers and Wilkins PX

Skullcandy aims upscale with two new headphones

Skullcandy has always been an odd brand. Aimed at a younger, hipper audience, the headphones always featured wacky graphics and a lower price point. Now, facing competition from multiple players, they’ve decided to step up their game in terms of quality and style. Their two new models, the noise-cancelling Venue and the bass-heavy Crusher 360, are designed to hit the Bose/B&O/Sony quality point while still maintaining a bit of Beats styling. The Venue are the most interesting of the pair. The...
Tags: TC, Gadgets, Tech, Headphones, Sony, Bose, Audiophile, Noise Cancelling, Skullcandy, Electrical Engineering, Audio Engineering, Noise Reduction, Noise Cancelling Headphones

Sony's Awesome Noise-Cancelling Headphones Now Cancel More Noise

It was a bit of a coup last year, when Sony released the second generation of its noise-cancelling headphones, and reviewers (me) claimed that Bose had been beaten. I’ll be damned if Sony didn’t turn around and make those headphones better. They cancel more even more noise now, and they’re more comfortable.Read more...
Tags: Science, Wireless Headphones, Sony, Bose, Ifa, Noise Cancelling, Sony Headphones, Noise Cancelling Headphones, IFA 2018

Bowers & Wilkins' New Noise-Cancelling Wireless Headphones Blew My Mind

I’m a longtime Bowers & Wilkins fan. The headphones are so good, I’ve always thought, they don’t even need noise-cancelling. Well, Bowers & Wilkins didn’t listen to my thoughts and recently released a set of noise-cancelling headphones. I was wrong. The Bowers & Wilkins PX are are the best wireless headphones the…Read more...
Tags: Reviews, Science, Audio, Headphones, Wireless Headphones, Sony, Bose, Noise Cancelling, Bowers, Bowers Wilkins, Noise Cancellation, Bowers Wilkins Px Review

Xiaomi’s USB-C, noise-cancelling earphones are a budget dream

Chinese gadget-makers Xiaomi have dropped some tasty earphones for a price that will keep your wallet smiling through Christmas. Xiaomi are back with some awesome new earphones that bring quality build to extremely affordable buds, selling for just $45. The Asian company have been making their towards the Western world and with their new noise-cancelling headphones they may make a enough impact to stay. The new earphones provide a solution to the somehow growing issue of headphone jacks disapp...
Tags: Music, Budget, Cheap, Equipment, Smartphone, Headphones, Xiaomi, Earphones, Device, Jack, Earbuds, Listening, Usb-c, Noise Cancelling, 3.5mm, Mini-jack

Innovative Headphone Maker Doppler Labs Was Too Good For This World

Doppler Labs emerged four years ago as a rare breed in the startup world. It had an original idea—putting a computer in everyone’s ear and allowing them to control the sound of their world—and it was ambitious without forcing snake oil down people’s throats. On Tuesday, the company announced that it was going out of…Read more...
Tags: Science, Earbuds, Doppler Labs, Noise Cancelling, Here Active Listening System, Here One, Pixel Buds, Bionic Hearing, Here Two

Sorry Bose, the Best Wireless Noise-Cancelling Headphones Are Now Made By Sony

It’s rare to see a company make an almost perfect product. It’s even rarer to see one improve an almost perfect product. And yet, here we are. Sony’s already incredible MDR-1000X wireless, adaptive noise-cancelling headphones got an upgrade earlier this year and dropped the price to $350. I’ve been testing the new…Read more...
Tags: Reviews, Science, Headphones, Wireless Headphones, Sony, Bose, Noise Cancelling, Consumer Tech, MDR, Sony Wh 1000x Review, Sony Wireless Headphones Review, Sony Mdr 1000x

Bowers and Wilkins PX hands-on review

Noise cancellation doesn’t have to ruin sound quality. In our Bowers and Wilkins PX hands-on review we learn if the company’s first attempt at adding noise-cancellation technology to its high-quality headphones was worth the wait. The post Bowers and Wilkins PX hands-on review appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Trends, Headphones, Home Theater, Noise Cancelling, Wilkins, Bowers, PX, Apollo Bluetooth Speaker, Bowers And Wilkins, Bowers and Wilkins PX

5 Study Supplies Every Student Should Have

Success in your academic life relies on a few factors. It takes consistency, dedication and practice in order to ace all of your classes. There are lots of cute office supplies on the market but that doesn’t mean these items are designed with your success in mind. Sure a sparkly notebook with a unicorn on the cover is great, but if it doesn’t have internal pockets or enough pages, it can be more of a hassle than what it’s worth. You can combine style and function in ways that will help you study...
Tags: School, College, Headphones, Lifehacks, Office Supplies, Highlighter, Sharpie, Noise Cancelling, School Supplies, Binder, Study Hacks

Sony's Excellent Noise-Cancelling Headphones Have Some New Tricks

Sony’s MDR-1000X headphones do it all. They’ve got best-in-class noise-cancelling, impressive sound, a sleek design, and loads of app-powered goodies. That’s precisely why I was excited, when Sony showed me the new WH-1000xM2. They’re just like the old 1000X headphones but better. Much to my dismay, they’re also $50…Read more...
Tags: Science, Headphones, Wireless Headphones, Sony, Noise Cancelling, MDR, Noise Cancelling Headphones