airpods Category

April 8, 2019

Misogyny at Microsoft, Farscape, and the New Airpods: Best Gizmodo Stories of the Week

It’s April 2019—and perhaps the month that will later be known as the dawn of the Age of Fungus. A concerning report in the New York Times this weekend detailed how multiple strains of Candida auris, a drug-resistant species of pathogenic fungus, have …

April 4, 2019

Tech Fix: Apple AirPods Review: Perfect Earbuds, but They Don’t Last

Sleek and convenient, Apple’s wireless earbuds are an engineering marvel. One problem: They are difficult and expensive to maintain.

April 3, 2019

Apple’s Powerbeats Pro is a sweatproof, in-ear AirPods alternative

If Apple’s AirPods don’t fit your ears, the company’s new sweatproof Powerbeats Pro are ready for your workouts and anything else.

April 1, 2019

Apple’s AirPods are the best-selling wireless earbuds globally

Wireless earbuds are quickly becoming a thing and leading the pack is Apple’s AirPods.
A new Counterpoint Research report estimates about 12.5 million “hearables” (as the firm calls them) were shipped worldwide in the fourth quarter of 2018 with Appl…

April 1, 2019

Apple AirPods are still the best-selling true wireless earbuds

If you can barely even recall the days when people mocked the AirPods because they look just like their wired brethren, we don’t blame you. They’ve shot up in popularity over the past couple of years, and according to new findings by Counterpoint Res…

March 29, 2019

Apple cancels AirPower after more than a year of delays

It’s been well over a year since Apple first announced AirPower, a wireless charging mat that would power up an iPhone, Apple Watch and AirPods (with a wireless case) all at the same time. At the time, Apple said the device would be available sometim…

March 29, 2019

Apple cancels long-delayed AirPower charging mat

One and a half years after announcing a wireless charging mat called AirPower, Apple has unexpectedly canceled the accessory.