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  1. i was a tech columnist
    Sony Makes the Best Noise-Canceling Headphones I’ve Ever OwnedYes, they’re better than Bose.
  2. testing testing
    I Tried Bose’s Surprisingly Nice-Looking Audio SunglassesThey offer augmented reality — and look like Ray-Bans.
  3. cyber monday
    If You Buy One Thing Today, Make It These Bose Soundsport HeadphonesThey get the job done — and they’re half-off.
  4. the greatest gift
    What Are the Best Truly Wireless Earbuds to Give (That Aren’t Apple AirPods)?We found one clear winner, plus three runners-up.
  5. sleep week
    Everything You Need to Fall Asleep in Economy ClassNo drugs that’ll make you sleep-shop SkyMall.
  6. deal of the day
    These Sony Wireless (Workout-Friendly) Headphones Are 40 Percent OffPerfect for working out in.
  7. recommended by experts
    The Best Workout Headphones, According to Competitive AthletesCompetitive athletes on what makes the perfect pair
  8. people's choice
    The Best Aviation Headsets on Amazon, According to Hyperenthusiastic ReviewersWith reviews from student pilots and professionals flying Boeing 757s.
  9. people's choice
    The Best Gaming Headsets on Amazon, According to Hyperenthusiastic Reviewers“It has a nice amount of bass, so you won’t have problems hearing explosions in games.”
  10. people's choice
    The Best Noise-Canceling Headphones, According to Amazon Reviewers“For traveling on planes or trains, these headphones were just like hitting ‘mute’ on all of it.”
  11. people's choice
    The Best Earbuds on Amazon, According to Hyperenthusiastic Reviewers“If I could give these earbuds six stars, I would.”
  12. people's choice
    The Best Waterproof Headphones, According to Hyperenthusiastic Amazon ReviewersHeadphones that can withstand sweat, saunas, and even swimming.
  13. select all
    The Best Headphones You Can Buy Are on Sale for Prime DayThese headphones are up to $100 off for Prime Day.
  14. this thing's incredible
    These Grippy Wings Are Like ‘Condoms for My Apple AirPods’They’re called EarBuddyz and they’re 12 bucks.
  15. technology
    Rudy Giuliani Tries to Use Apple AirPods, FailsThat’s … one way to wear them.
  16. trust me i should know
    What I Tell Friends Who Ask Me What Bluetooth Headphones to BuyYou can get crazy about specs, but these are best for most people.
  17. ask a tech person
    Ask a Tech Person: What Are David Lee’s Favorite Gadgets?The Squarespace chief creative officer — and photography enthusiast — on his favorite sleek backpack, fancy Leica, and incognito spy camera.
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    Apple Wants to Put HomePods on Your EarsApple reportedly wants to put out a pair of noise-canceling, over-the-ear headphones this holiday season. One small problem? They already do.
  19. my gizmos
    Ask a Tech Person: What Are Jeff Titterton’s Favorite Gadgets?“I’d been thinking about getting one; I have slope-neck from looking at my phone so much.”
  20. my gizmos
    Ask a Tech Person: What Are Taggart Matthiesen’s Favorite Gadgets?The senior director of product at Lyft shares the electronics that run his day.
  21. sales sales sales
    One of Amazon’s Best-Reviewed Bluetooth Headphones Is 44 Percent Off Right NowYou can get it for $48 for just the next few hours.
  22. select all
    If You’re Going to Get One Thing on Cyber Monday, Get These HeadphonesThe Sennheiser HD-1s are pure retro bliss combined with unbeatable sound.
  23. select all
    These Fantastic Sennheiser Headphones Are Under $100 for One Day OnlyIf you can shake off the turkey-induced coma, this is quite a deal.
  24. deal of the day
    One of Our Best-Reviewed Wireless Headphones Is $30 OffIt has baby-kitten-soft leather and super-crisp sound quality.
  25. people's choice
    The Best Wireless Headphones on Amazon, According to Hyperenthusiastic ReviewersIncluding sweatproof, noise-canceling, and foldable versions — several under $50.
  26. close inspection
    What Are the Best Wireless Headphones Under $150?I went in search of the best-sounding and most comfortable pair.
  27. close inspection
    What Are the Best Wireless Headphones for a Serious Audiophile?Lossless audio files deserve the best wireless headphones.
  28. select all
    I Listened to $55,000 Headphones, and They Ruined All Other Headphones for MeSennheiser’s Orpheus HE-1 headphones will ruin all other headphones for you.
  29. The iPhone Is Only the First Device to Lose Its Headphone JackThis is only the beginning of a painful shift for consumers.
  30. select all
    How to Thrive in a Headphone-Jack-Free WorldNo 3.5 mm headphone jack? No problem.
  31. This Might Be the Terrible New iPhone Adapter You’ll Need for Regular HeadphonesA new adapter is another thing for you to lose track of.
  32. Everything We Know So Far About the Next iPhoneNo headphone jack?
  33. select all
    I Love My $5 Headphones and I Bet You Will, TooHeadphones are like wine: You’ll get as much out of the best cheap stuff as you will from the stuff that costs ten times as much.
  34. mysteries
    But Why, With These Headphones?Questions regarding neckband earphones.
  35. A Brief History of Wearable TechFrom the first headsets to the debut of Google glass.
  36. interview
    Video: Rebecca Minkoff Talks Wearable TechWe caught up with the designer after today’s show to ask what’s in the pipeline.
  37. always shopping
    Always Shopping: The Perfect Office HeadphonesDependable soundproofing.
  38. public service announcements
    New Ads Encourage People to Turn Headphones DownAnd to protect their own ears, as well.
  39. crimes and misdemeanors
    Beats by Dre Say ‘Come and Rob Me’Thieves love the ubiquitous, expensive headphones, unsurprisingly.
  40. watch out
    Turn the iPod Down, There’s a Train ComingHeadphone-wearing man walks into oncoming train.
  41. the future is coming
    50 Cent Backs Away From Shady Investment Tweets, After Watchin’ the Money Pile Up“Do ur homework.”