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# Headphones

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# Poll
Poll: Is it acceptable to watch videos on public transport without headphones?
Do you have any manners at all at all?
# Australia
Woman's face is burned after battery-operated headphones catch fire on airplane
She was listening to music as she dozed, about two hours into the trip from Beijing to Melbourne when it happened.
# cut the cord
Apple will sell these wireless earbuds for €179, but what do you get?
There is more to them than just the lack of wires.
# in one ear
There's a way to listen to music when only one headphone works
A faulty headphone shouldn’t stop you from properly hearing music.
# TechGuide
Still have your iPhone headphones? You can do quite a few things with them
They can do more than just change the volume or pause a song.
# TechKnowHow
This is how you should take care of your headphones
You want them to last as long as possible, and a little care goes a long way.
# Hit the road Jack
It looks like the next iPhone will ditch the headphone jack entirely
Rumours that it will use headphones compatible with the Lightning port are gathering pace.
# hyperx
This Amazon review of noise-cancelling headphones takes a turn for the creepy
They cancel all KINDS of noise, apparently.
# TechKnowHow
Here's what you need to know about buying headphones
Considering how much music and audio we listen to, it’s worth picking out the right type of headphones to use.
# Pick Me
5 apps worth downloading this week
Featuring a way to get your kids to do their chores, the nerdiest headphones you’ve ever seen and DIY emojis.
# Beats
Is it ever OK to wear Beats by Dre in public?
Break down the Beats.
# sound man
Are these the best fake Beats by Dre around?
We think they might be.
# Dundon trial
Why was Dundon allowed wear headphones during today's judgement?
John Dundon listened to rap music throughout today’s ruling. Many have been asking why the judges allowed him to do so.
# Week in Web
Weird Wide Web: Face stealing, mind reading and some papal photography
All of your essential tech and social media news for the week in one byte-sized portion.
# fill up my senses
Headphones read your brainwaves and pick music to suit your mood
Prototype shown at tech conference determine your mood – and play songs to match.
# easy listening
Over-sized headphones: The best thing since sliced bread or just ridiculous?
What’s your take on the phenomenon?
# 50 Cent
50 Cent Dundrum visit cancelled after autism remarks
The rapper was due to launch his headphones range at Carphone Warehouse tomorrow – but complaints about remarks he made on Twitter led to its cancellation.
# RWC2011
Snapshot: Ireland's World Cup squad head to Áras an Uachtaráin
Look at what Jamie Heaslip bought as a present for his team-mates.