Bluetooth headsets

  • Under Armour brings heart-rate monitoring and a bulky design to its Bluetooth earbuds

    Under Armour brings heart-rate monitoring and a bulky design to its Bluetooth earbuds

    First and foremost, a pair of earbuds ought to be comfortable. I mean, if you don’t want to wear the things around, what’s the point, really? But try as I might, I just couldn’t get a good fit with the UA Headphones Wireless Heart Rate – Engineered by JBL. As with the verbose naming scheme, the issue seems to come down to a company trying to cram too much into too small… Read More

  • Review: Plantronics Voyager PRO UC Bluetooth headset


    There’s a small market for Bluetooth headsets that come with auto-pairing dongles. Some peeps need a quick and reliable way to use software like Microsoft Office Communicator and Skype and so I tested out the Jabra GO 6430 a few weeks back. While I found the audio superb, it didn’t fit right in my ear. Plantronics heard my cry and sent me the Voyager PRO UC. This boy is comfy. Read More

  • Solor-powered Bluetooth headset keeps the douche times going

    Unless you’re driving, I maintain that Bluetooth headsets are for douchebags. But now the new Igua solar-powered Bluetooth headset lets hippies get in on the douchebag action. The $100 headset is pretty much what it sounds like, but what we do like about it is that there’s no external charger. The unit has solar panels built-in. And it charges as you douche on, meaning unless… Read More