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3D audio headphones come a step closer in 2016

3D audio headphones come a step closer in 2016

3D audio virtually positions sound sources all around the listener's head, immersing them in a 360-degree sound sphere that mimics the experience of being plunged into the heart of a concert, a movie or a video game.

Apple buys music star Beats for $3 billion

Apple, seeking to bolster its position in the hotly contested online music sector, said Wednesday it was buying Beats Music and Beats Electronics in a much-hyped deal worth USD 3 billion.

Humble headphones to monitor pulse, BP?

Move over smart phones if you are interested in fitness trackers on the go. Here come headphones that can monitor your heart rate and blood pressure.

People going deaf by blaring music from headphones

Hearing loud and blasting music through headphones is causing hearing loss among a wide range of people, a new poll has found.

Apple working on ‘headphones that can change into speakers’: Report

A newly uncovered Apple patent filing has revealed that the iPhone maker is now working on a pair of headphones can be changed to amplified speakers at the flick of a switch.

Earphone noise can damage nerve cells

Headphones on personal music players can damage the coating of nerve cells, leading to temporary deafness.

Watch out, headphone may cost your life

There is rising concern about the near trance-like state people can apparently enter while using mobile phones, MP3 players or electronic personal organisers.

Watch out, headphone may cost your life

There is rising concern about the near trance-like state people can apparently enter while using mobile phones, MP3 players or electronic personal organisers.

Headphone music harms hearing: Study

A 24-year study of adolescent girls has revealed that music played through headphones too loud or too long might pose a significant risk to hearing.

Headphone music harms hearing: Study

A 24-year study of adolescent girls has revealed that music played through headphones too loud or too long might pose a significant risk to hearing.