Roland is buying headphone maker V-Moda

After 12 years of being a private, family-owned business, headphone manufacturer V-Moda is being acquired by Roland — another company with deep roots in music electronics. Roland is buying a 70 percent stake, leaving 30 percent ownership with V-Moda founder Val Kolton. Kolton will remain on as CEO after the …

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Wilson's new smart football can measure your spiral

“You guys just changed the game of football.” It’s something football fans dream about all the time, except with this football, that dream won’t just be in your head. You’ll also be able to watch it unfold in the app, and the whole experience will be backed up by some …

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This Google Photos ad is all about the pain of having a 16GB iPhone

Apple might be getting rid of the 16GB iPhone in September, but we’re not quite there yet, and in the meantime Google has created a fantastic Google Photos commercial that showcases the app’s “free up space” feature. The ad features one missed photo after another — selfies, graduations, birthdays, Bigfoot sightings, etc. …

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Apple created the iOS public beta because its Maps app was so bad

In a new interview with Fast Company, Apple senior vice president Eddy Cue revealed that the 2012 Maps debacle was directly responsible for the company moving to public beta testing for new iOS releases. Apple’s replacement for Google Maps, which debuted as part of iOS 6, was so poorly received that …

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iPhone 7 rumored to include pressure-sensitive home button

Apple is expected to unveil its new iPhone next month, with a design that’s similar to the existing iPhone 6S models. While there have been plenty of rumors over the dual-camera system, redesigned antenna lines, and removal of the headphone jack, Bloomberg News reports that the next iPhone will also include a …

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The Ultimate Gear for Watching the Olympics

The 2016 Summer Olympics will be the hardest Olympics not to watch. This has nothing to do with the quality of the competition or your overall interest in the hammer throw, which hopefully is extremely high. No, this summer’s Games will be hard to avoid because they’ll be available on …

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