About Swarna Karmakar
"It's only words / and words are all I have / to take your heart away." Swarna Karmakar from Kolkata seems to have taken the famous Bee Gees song lyrics as his career mantra. A lifetime Android user and audio/video enthusiast, Swarna specializes in writing about Android for entertainment.
Have a Google Nest device but can't put it up in the right place? Don't worry; these custom-built wall mounts and holders will help you out.
The Google Nest Hub is a fantastic device that connects directly to smart appliances like lights, fans, air conditioners, smart TVs, and more. It also responds to everything you say to it. From music and videos to alarms and sleep sensing, the Nest Hub is your one-stop control and entertainment panel for your smart home. But simply having a Nest Hub won't do you much good if you don't have a designated area to put it.
Connect to all colleagues, clients, and friends in a busy life with these excellent Bluetooth headsets
Connecting to colleagues, customers, family, and friends can be vital for success, whether working from home or from a vehicle. While standard TWS earphones would work, a specialized Bluetooth headset enables exceptional hands-free communication with all interested parties while you work or drive. But which one?
Need a smart doorbell, but can't work with Ring devices? Here are some excellent Ring video doorbell alternatives.
Ring is one of the best names when it comes to smart home security, especially in the smart security camera market. However, Ring's doorbell cameras only work perfectly with Amazon's Alexa; they won't play nice with Google Assistant or Apple HomeKit, and their subscriptions can get pricey. But that's okay because there's currently plenty of competition in this segment.
You don't have to overspend to get quality wireless headphones
There's a bewildering variety of headphones on the market: in-ear, on-ear, over-ear, in-wired, and wireless. However, on- and over-ear wireless headphones are a marvel, and great for focusing on sound. These devices combine cutting-edge technologies like quality audio reproduction, fast connectivity, active noise-cancellation, and a comfortable build.
Game-changing headphones for sports and fitness enthusiasts
Out of all the different form factors audio gear comes in, bone-conduction headphones may be the most unique. You’ve seen plenty of earbuds and over-ear headphones, both wired and wireless, and they all have their purposes. So, why would you move on from the tried-and-true options that everyone already loves? Surely, the best wireless earbuds that are near ubiquitous are enough for use on an airplane or in the gym.
Samsung earbuds have etched out a solid presence in the market, but which pair is the best for you?
Samsung has recently jumped into the earbuds market, providing plenty of competition for the best wireless earbuds. The company has been steadily releasing earbuds for the last couple of years, each better than the previous, bringing something new every time.
Experience pure listening nirvana with these over-the-ear headphones
There’s a good reason sound engineers use headphones to test audio. Whether you're in a gaming session or enjoying the finer details of a chamber orchestra track — over-the-ear headphones provide the best listening experience among various audio gear. Enveloping your ears fully, they create a sealed-in box of sound around your head, rich in quality and details. And with comfortable housing, you can easily wear them for hours at a time. Wired or wireless headphones are the go-to choice when audio quality and active noise cancellation (ANC) are prime concerns.
Work out better with these over-ear headphones for fitness enthusiasts
Over-ear headphones are well suited to channel in some good beats to uplift your spirits while working out, provided you don't mind the bulk. Whether you're in the gym or mowing the lawn, a good pair of headphones can provide that enclosure of inner poise. To begin with, they should provide a solid, reliable grip on your head without being uncomfortable. They should also have a solid build with some level of waterproofing.
For when you forget to charge your Bluetooth earbuds — again
Most manufacturers are cutting the cord and going wireless these days. Still, even the best wireless earbuds aren’t entirely free from issues such as Bluetooth latency and reduced quality, not to mention the charging hassle. Sometimes, your best bet is a pair of USB-C earbuds. Plus, they are a lot cheaper than wireless options.
If you're looking to sync your buds to your Samsung smartwatches, here are a few you should try
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Without a doubt, good music motivates us to exercise. Be it soothing tunes for yoga, upbeat pop for running, or power rap for lifting — you need a rousing track in your ears while working out. That’s where the best workout earbuds for exercise come in.
Enjoy your tunes underwater with these bone-conduction headphones for swimming
While a lot of earbuds available on the market may be water-resistant, there are very few available that are actually waterproof. That doesn't mean options don't exist; you can have your tunes and go for a dip simultaneously; bone conduction headphones might be the solution you're looking for.
Strapped for cash but need a good pair of earbuds? Here's a roundup of the best basic earbuds.
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