Beats By Dr. Dre Headphones From $17 Teardown Were Actually Counterfeit

Beats By Dr. Dre Headphones From $17 Teardown Were Actually Counterfeit

Hey, remember when we shared a post where an expert took apart a set of Beats headphones and estimated that the parts they contained were worth maybe 17 bucks? Those were fun times. The story proved our suspicions about pricey electronics, and didn’t really surprise anyone. Guess what, though? Those headphones were fakes. [More]

Apple Reportedly In Talks To Buy Dr. Dre’s Beats Electronics in $3.2B Deal

Apple Reportedly In Talks To Buy Dr. Dre’s Beats Electronics in $3.2B Deal

For the mere price of $3.2 billion Apple looks to be on the verge of its largest acquisition to date. [More]

‘Sound By Steve’ Is Basically The Same As ‘Beats By Dre,’ Right?

‘Sound By Steve’ Is Basically The Same As ‘Beats By Dre,’ Right?

Beats by Dre headphones look pretty cool, probably double as earmuffs, and even our audiophile friends over at Consumer Reports think they sound okay. Whether they’re worth the high price tag is up for debate, but most of our readers would probably say “nahh.” Fortunately, you can get that sleek Beats look on a budget. [More]