Tag Archives: speakers

  • Fender Bluetooth Speakers Inspired by Classic Amplifiers (Video)

    Fender Bluetooth Speakers Inspired by Classic Amplifiers (Video)

    Everyone knows and loves the look of the classic Fender amp. Sometimes, when I’m shredding my ax onstage as part of my pop-punk Sun Ra tribute band Fun Ra*, I become overwhelmed by the desire not to hear blasphemous guitar licks coming from the onstage amp, but an episode of This American Life instead. For […]

  • Ac2ated Speakerless Audio Demonstrated by Sound Continental (Video)

    Ac2ated Speakerless Audio Demonstrated by Sound Continental (Video)

    As of right now, the only way to get speakerless car audio┬áinside your vehicle is to hire an a capella group, which is not only prohibitively expensive but also extremely annoying if they start getting involved in interpersonal conflicts while you’re trying to drive. Sound Continental has a more efficient version of this technology, with […]

  • Sound Heroes: Super Hero Bluetooth Speakers from Kalium Labs

    Sound Heroes: Super Hero Bluetooth Speakers from Kalium Labs

    Even in the best of cases, a typical speaker tends toward functionality over visuals – the most you can usually hope for is something that won’t clash with your decor or distract the eye while you’re listening to it. Kalium Labs have developed a set of speakers that are supposed to attract the eye, though: […]

  • Rockit Logs: Speakers Made From Recycled Trees

    Rockit Logs: Speakers Made From Recycled Trees

    Back in the old days, the only music you could hope to hear from a tree was the sweet sound of it being split apart with an ax and falling on the ground. But soccer pro and designer Jay DeMerit has come up with a new way to hear the music of the trees: Rockit […]

  • Cinder Speakers: Turn Cinder Blocks Into Speakers

    Cinder Speakers: Turn Cinder Blocks Into Speakers

    “Say Bob, what’s with all the cinder blocks?” If this is a question you’re used to fielding whenever anyone comes over to your house, you can rest assured that you now have a plausible answer: “Oh, I’m just collecting them to make Cinder Speakers,” and no one has to know that you’ve been collecting cinder […]

  • BOSEbuild Speaker Cube: Build Your Own Bose Bluetooth Speaker

    BOSEbuild Speaker Cube: Build Your Own Bose Bluetooth Speaker

    Bluetooth speakers aren’t that hard to find nowadays, and they’re not as expensive as they used to be, either. But if you’re a person who fails to see the fun in just buying a speaker and then using it, or you know a child who feels that way, the BOSEbuild Speaker Cube is an ideal […]

  • Princeton Audio Tonewood Wireless Speakers

    Princeton Audio Tonewood Wireless Speakers

    Michael Pelland of Princeton, WI has developed a new set of speakers that are different from your standard audio equipment. What sets Princeton Audio speakers apart is the approach to their design, which has more in common with meticulously crafted musical instruments than it has with typical speakers. Princeton Audio speakers are made from solid […]

  • Making Weather: A Levitating Speaker That Looks Like a Cloud (Video)

    Making Weather: A Levitating Speaker That Looks Like a Cloud (Video)

    It has been said that every cloud has a silver lining. But new from Richard Clarkson Studio and the levitation specialists at Crealev is Making Weather, a cloud that’s pretty much all silver lining. It looks like a cloud, floats like a cloud, and plays music like a smart speaker. Even better, Making Weather is […]

  • BeatBringer Portable Speaker Backpack

    BeatBringer Portable Speaker Backpack

    The golden age of the boombox is far behind us, but that doesn’t mean we can’t learn something about its strengths and weaknesses in 2016. One fruit of those lessons is the BeatBringer, which combines the beat-bringing capabilities of a particularly high-end boombox with the more practical functionality of a backpack. The real emphasis of […]

  • Nepsu Triangle: “The Most Convenient Hi-Fi Speaker”

    Nepsu Triangle: “The Most Convenient Hi-Fi Speaker”

    Remember that episode of Seinfeld where Elaine dated an artist who specialized in triangles? There, the triangle had a reputation of utter uselessness, but now the Nepsu Triangle is bringing the world’s coolest shape into a more functional, useful realm: Home audio. Billed as “the most convenient hi-fi speaker,” the Nepsu Triangle is designed to […]