Beats Audio

  • Does The Beats Aftermath Usher The Next Episode For Wearables?

    Does The Beats Aftermath Usher The Next Episode For Wearables?

    Update: Apple announced the $3 billion deal on May 28th. As Beats potentially prepares to move on to the next episode, there are a few things about the news that should have tech investors’ ears ringing. One, Dre may hate embargoes more than reporters do. I guess Dr Dre doesn’t adhere to embargoes. — danprimack (@danprimack) May 9, 2014 But beyond Dr. Dre’s… Read More

  • Beats Pill XL Review: A Great Bluetooth Speaker That Plays Nice With Others

    Beats Pill XL Review: A Great Bluetooth Speaker That Plays Nice With Others

    There are so many Bluetooth speakers, you could easily be mistaken for feeling like you’re drowning in them. So what does it take for a company trying to sell a Bluetooth speaker to stand out? Well there’s a popular brand for one, and Beats has that, but with the Pill XL, it also offers the ability to pair two speakers for true stereo sound from a single source, and that’s a… Read More

  • Beats Electronics May Give HTC The Boot In Favor Of A New Investor

    Beats Electronics May Give HTC The Boot In Favor Of A New Investor

    Whether you like the company or not, people are snapping up Beats Electronics’ wares left and right. It’s no surprise then that Beats is looking to branch out into some new frontiers, and it may not want to do it without getting rid of some old baggage first. The Wall Street Journal is reporting that Beats is considering buying out Taiwanese gadget maker HTC’s remaining stake… Read More

  • Beats Targets The Business Traveler With Executive Edition Headphones, We Listen In

    Beats Targets The Business Traveler With Executive Edition Headphones, We Listen In

    Since launching its first product in 2008, Beats has gone from an obscure niche headphone brand to a multi-million dollar business with plenty of star power (Dr. Dre, Lady Gaga, Justin Bieber, etc.) catapulting the brand into the mainstream spawning several celebrity and musician endorsed rival brands. Now it’s going after an older crowd with the Executive over-the-ear headphones… Read More

  • HTC, Where Innovation Is Bought (And That’s A Good Thing)

    HTC, Where Innovation Is Bought (And That’s A Good Thing)

    HTC’s is the Cinderella story of the mobile market — they’ve gone from low-key provider of Windows Mobile hardware to Android-powered smartphone titan within the span of just a few years. Impressive as that is, HTC has done much more than just push out smartphones. In the past year alone, HTC has inked big deals with Beats Audio, Dropbox, and LogMeIn, with rumors of a… Read More