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How the Bose Noise Canceling Headphones 700 and Jabra Elite 85h compare

This is the battle of the newcomers. Bose is coming in hot with its successor to the Bose QC35 IIs, the Bose Noise Canceling Headphones 700, but how does it compare with the Jabra Elite 85h, another pair of active noise-canceling headphones?

Bose Noise Canceling Headphones 700

Modern classic

$ 400 at Bose

Pros Premium build Sound quality Touch controls Comfort Can charge and listen simultaneously Cons Non-foldable design Bulkier/heavier design

Bose’s QC35 IIs were  [Read More…]

How do new Bose Noise Canceling headphones 700 compare to Sony WH1000XM3?

The competition is fierce when it comes to the active noise-canceling headphones market. When it comes to Sony’s WH1000XM3 or Bose’s new Noise Canceling headphones 700, you’re getting some of the best headphones out there.

Sony WH1000XM3

Current ANC King

$ 348 at Amazon

Pros High-quality Bluetooth audio codecs Foldable design Great active noise-canceling Longer reported battery life than 700s Cons Bass-heavy sound signature Plastic design Can’t charge and listen at the same time

The  [Read More…]

Bose Noise Canceling Headphones 700 vs Bose QC35 II: Which should you buy?

The Bose QC35 and its successors the QC 35 IIs have been insanely popular headphones for travel over the past several years. Ever since its release, users have been wondering when a revised model would come out. With the release of the Boise Noise Canceling 700, it looks like Bose has finally fulfilled that void.

Bose Noise Canceling 700

Modern Bose ANC headphones

$ 400 at Amazon

Pros USB-C for charging Touch controls 11 step noise  [Read More…]

Samsung will start canceling Galaxy Fold pre-orders on May 31

Customers need to confirm their pre-order to avoid cancelation.

The launch of Galaxy Fold from Samsung, which was supposed to redefine what a mobile device is, has been quite the roller coaster so far. It started out with mostly positive impressions and sold out in a matter of hours.

Then, it took a turn as devices sent out for review began to fail one after the other. Eventually resulting in Samsung having to do a full recall  [Read More…]

YouTube is canceling its high-end original programming

Shifting the focus back to free content.

When YouTube Red debuted in 2015, one of the big pushes of the program was premium, original content to compete with the likes of Netflix and Hulu. According to a new report from Bloomberg, YouTube’s now shifting its focus away from that strategy.

Per Bloomberg:

YouTube has canceled plans for high-end dramas and comedies, people with knowledge of the matter said, a pullback from its grand ambitions for a paid  [Read More…]

Canceling YouTube TV? These are some great alternatives

If it’s time to get rid of Google’s live TV service, you’ve got a number of options.

There’s a lot to love about YouTube TV. The simple single plan. The multiple accounts that you can share with your family. The unlimited DVR.

But YouTube TV also doesn’t have as many channels as some of the other services. And if it doesn’t have something you’ve decided you just have to have, then it’s time to cancel YouTube TV.

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Canceling Sling TV? These are some great alternatives

If Sling TV just isn’t doing it for you anymore, then it’s time to go. Here are some of the myriad options.

Sling TV remains (for now, anyway) the most popular streaming TV service, with somewhere in the neighborhood of 1.5 million subscribers, at last count. But the thing about streaming services is that it’s super easy to cancel and try a new one. But you’ll need a replacement streaming service, right? If you’re getting rid of  [Read More…]

Canceling DirecTV Now? Here are some great alternatives

You don’t have to be stuck with a streaming service that doesn’t give you what you want.

If you’re about to cancel DirecTV Now, well, you’re not alone. More than a quarter-million subscribers left AT&T’s live streaming service in the fourth quarter of 2018 — some 267,000, to be exact — as early promotional periods started to run out and increased pricing kicked in.

The question, then, is what service you should switch to if you’ve decided to ditch  [Read More…]

TaoTronics Active Noise Canceling Headphones review: Punching way above the price tag

TaoTronics’ headphones are comfy, kick out powerful sound, and come with a free (albeit huge) carrying case.

If you’re in the market for a new pair of headphones, the only ones you should seriously be considering are noise canceling Bluetooth ones. The combination of freedom from pesky wires and being able to block out the noises of the world around you is fantastic, but more times than not, headphones that offer this combo end up costing a  [Read More…]

Motorola’s apparently canceling the Moto X5 and scaling back on Moto Mods

Don’t expect another Hasselblad camera mod anytime soon.

Hot on the heels of reports claiming Motorola laid-off 50% of its engineering team at its Chicago headquarters, another one’s popped up suggesting that there’s even more happening behind the scenes.

Moto X4

According to Android Police, Motorola has canceled the Moto X5 that was scheduled for a release at some point this year. The X5 would be a successor to the mostly well-received Moto X4 that came  [Read More…]