Do Earbuds Damage Your Ears More Than Headphones?

Do earbuds damage your ears more than headphones? Maybe, maybe not. Stay tuned because we’re about to find out! In the recent years, hearing problems seem to occur more often than during the previous decades, and it also seems that it is hitting a much wider and younger population. Who could be the culprit? We decided to play detectives and do our little research. Of course, it didn’t involve any of the cool stuff like getting into a taxi and

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What is the Difference Between Open-Back & Closed-Back Headphones?

Whether you’re a music fanatic whose ears are constantly occupied with sweet sounds of your favorite tunes, or a professional sound engineer/DJ with high standards, choosing the right headphones can be a mind-boggling experience. Especially today in the 21st century when there are literally thousands of manufacturers, each offering a different set of headphones in various shapes and sizes. But let’s say that you’ve narrowed the list down to circumaural (over the-ear) headphones that are generally divided in two categories

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How to Choose the Best Wireless Headphones for TV?

Headphones as a device are an extremely useful tool for directing sound to the user without being a nuisance to other individuals in the vicinity and with almost no detriment to quality of sound as oppose to your regular TV speakers. This is the exact reason why using headphones is such a popular method of watching your late night or even everyday TV. A vast array of different types of headphones can get you well on your way to watching

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How to Clean Your Headphones

How often do we use our headphones and when was the last time we thought of cleaning them? If we realize that we can’t remember the last time they were given a good clean and yet we use them on a daily basis maybe it’s time we know a few of the reasons behind why we should be sanitizing our devices. There are several reasons why we should have our headphones clean, besides the most obvious being that their appearance

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Wireless vs. Wired Headphones – Let the Battle Begin!

Once upon a time (okay, not that long ago), headphones were ‘reserved’ solely for rebellious teenagers in transit – going to and from school, blasting their favorite tunes. Thankfully, their popularity has risen, and now everyone is able and willing to soak their ears in that sweet soul food that we call music. But, a new beast rears its head, and that is a myriad of choices. A troublesome challenge, in fact. The enthusiasts, athletes, gamers, workers are all frozen

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How Are Headphones Made?

How are, in fact, headphones made? We know a lot about headphones, don’t we? Be it for athletes, gamers, music enthusiasts, and even for home and office environments we know how to set them up and get the best out of them. We also know how to maintain them and prolong their lifespan. Used on a daily basis, for some of us they became like an extension of ourselves. But what is it that makes this nifty gadget that we also love? Let’s find out together! A little bit of history Let’s go back in time for a bit, somewhere (Somewhen?) around

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How to Choose the Perfect Pair of Headphones

For the most of us, headphones are one of those gadgets we don’t leave the house without. Hence, it’s natural to think hard when we’re supposed to choose the right pair. There are many criteria to think about. Obviously, the sound has to be of high quality, but not only that! When we count in the price, comfort, design, endurance and how big we like them to be, we get an equation that seems impossible to solve! Even more so

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Should You Listen to Music While Studying?

Approaching a topic like this one is never an easy task. Mainly because of the contradicting results of almost every conducted research about the effects of listening to music during activities that require your full concentration, but also because listening to music at all times feels so good (writer’s biased opinion).For many of us, music is a necessity, a remedy that soothes the soul and helps us get through everyday obligations. For others, it’s nothing but a background noise, and

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