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headphone burn-in

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My life with the Jawbone Up activity tracker

If social makes things better, the Jawbone Up might be the tracker for you. It's easy for friends with the device to motivate you. But for "non-step" activities, you may need to do manual logging.

By May 3, 2013

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Headphone 'burn-in': Fact or fantasy?

A lot of audiophiles believe headphones sound better after a few weeks of use than they do when they're brand-new.

By May 10, 2011

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Tips and checks for buying a used MacBook

If you are planning on purchasing a used MacBook, MacBook Pro, or MacBook Air, then it is recommended you thoroughly test it to ensure it works properly.

By July 18, 2012

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iHome and New Balance ship fitness headphones

The iHome NB639 headphones have a built-in chronograph, pedometer, and heart rate monitor.

By September 12, 2011

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Myths, Marketing, and Misdirection: Home audio edition

Cut through the home audio marketing hype with this handy guide.

By February 24, 2012

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Smartphone-friendly Sennheiser headphones earn CNET recommendation

There are plenty of headphones out there--noise-canceling, in-ear, circumaural, etc...but if all you're looking for is an inexpensive, durable, all-around performer that won't isolate you from the outside world, we highly recommend the $89 Sennheiser PX 100-IIi headphones.

By April 1, 2011

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CNET's ongoing iPad 2 review

CNET Senior Editor Donald Bell live-blogs his full review of the Apple iPad 2, evaluating its design, features, and performance, and comparing it with other tablets.

By March 11, 2011

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CNET to the Rescue: What to do with old iPhones

What's an iPhone 4 user to do with his iPhone 3? Give it away, or hack it? Also: Jason answers audio questions, a bunch of networking puzzlers, and how bad signals can ruin a perfectly good HD TV.

By September 8, 2010

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Monster Turbine Pro In-Ear Speakers

The Monster Turbine Pro earphones offer a sleek and stylish design and plenty of deep, thumping bass. If you have money to burn, these are a nice choice.

By October 15, 2009

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Why won't they die? The tech we won't forget

If you were born, it's highly likely you'll die. Sorry about that. For consumer tech though, it's not quite so cut and dried. We explore the technology that just refuses to be killed off

By November 4, 2009