Bang & Olufsen

Today in Gear: June 5, 2014

Today in Gear: the drill that could stop screw stripping for good, Bang & Olfusen's new collaboration with Hard Graft, the best game pad for the iPhone yet, a protective wine carrier, Keen's "Uneek" sandals and an intelligent new cooling solution from Big Ass Fans.

Today in Gear: May 23, 2013

Defy Bags Defender Workcase Made (in the U.S.A.) from military canvas, reclaimed truck tarps and leather, the bag is sealed shut by kickass buckles; inside is a protective computer pocket. The modern workplace equivalent of a handcuffed-to-the-bad-guy briefcase, which is completely awesome. $332 (★) Bang & Olufsen BeoLab 14 Surround Sound Speaker System Anodized aluminum...

Today in Gear: May 16, 2013

Bang & Olufsen BeoPlay H3 and H6 B&O’s two sets of headphones — in both earbud and over-ear versions — are made with the style-addicted audiophile in mind. $249+ adidas adiZero Adios BOOST On the shelves in early October, the new Adidas Adios Boost has already hit the streets during some of this year’s biggest...

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Bang & Olufsen Playmaker

You can always count on the high-end Danish audio maker to deliver products that hit every sense at ounce, and their latest offering, the Playmaker ($425) isn’t shy about being judged inside out. Designed to allow users to wirelessly connect with any Bang & Olufsen digital speakers, this audio bridge offers sound flexibility and quality...

Room-Filling Sound and Room-Centering Aesthetics, Priced Accordingly

Bang & Olufsen BeoSound 1

Anyone with an interest in audio knows of the Bang & Olufsen 3200, a sliding glass bookshelf-monolith that succeeded in not only producing great sound but also, subtly jabbing upon its onlookers by saying, “my owner has more money than you” (for better or worse). The BeoSound 1 continues in that tradition by quietly humbling...