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Noel Lee & Monster--Part Three--How They Created Beats and How They Lost It

Bill_Robinson | Posted 08.24.2016 | Technology

This is the third of a four-part story of Noel Lee, Monster Products and the lawsuit Monster Products filed against Beats headphones for "Fraud and De...

Noel Lee & Monster -- Part Two -- How Monster Products Was Built

Bill_Robinson | Posted 10.06.2016 | Technology

Noel Lee was a self-made man. A real one. Starting Monster Cable in his San Francisco garage in 1979, puts him right up there with the Hewlett-Packard garage story. Except there was only one Lee.

Serena Williams Reminds Us To 'Rise Up' Over The Haters In Poignant Ad

The Huffington Post | Dominique Mosbergen | Posted 09.07.2015 | Sports

Commercials starring athletes tend to be polished and flashy, focusing on the glory of the sportsperson featured. But in this poignant new ad with Ser...

Noel Lee & Monster -- Part One -- The Audio Quality Pioneers

Bill_Robinson | Posted 08.19.2016 | Technology

If I asked 100 people working in the larger Technology sector who Noel Lee was, I'm guessing less than 10 would immediately recognize the name or be able to tell me what he's accomplished.

Straight Outta Compton: A Private Q&A From Which Everyone Can Learn

Lauren DeLisa | Posted 08.12.2016 | DC
Lauren DeLisa

Straight Outta Compton, which documents the rise and ensuing events of the legendary rap group N.W.A. is not only being lauded for the well-crafted film, but also the manner in which the promotional campaign tactics have taken a life of its own.

Marcus Mariota Featured In Inspiring Beats By Dre Ad

The Huffington Post | James Cave | Posted 04.30.2015 | Sports

The video follows the Heisman winner through his hometown of Honolulu.

Dr. Dre And Beats Sued Over Alleged Headphone Fraud

Reuters | Posted 01.14.2015 | Technology

(Reuters) - Audio equipment maker Monster LLC has sued Beats Electronics LLC, owned by Apple Inc , over alleged "fraud and deceit" in the way that Bea...

The 5 Most Memorable Commercials of 2014

Jose Costa | Posted 02.28.2015 | Business
Jose Costa

This year, viewers were treated to memorable spots with all forms of wit and creativity, featuring everything from the Super Bowl, to the Olympics, to Mother's Day.

Dr. Dre Is The Highest-Paid Musician of 2014

The Huffington Post | Ryan Kristobak | Posted 12.23.2014 | Entertainment

After handily topping the Forbes hip-hop cash kings list, Dr. Dre has proven to be 2014's highest-paid musician, bringing in a huge $620 million. With...

These Are Some Of The Best Deals On Headphones This Black Friday

The Huffington Post | Alexis Kleinman | Posted 12.01.2015 | Technology

Headphones are the perfect gift for any tech lover this holiday season, and there are a whole lot of great deals on popular models right now. Typicall...

Steve Jobs, iPhones and Gay Propaganda in Russia

Eliot Borenstein | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Eliot Borenstein

I send this warning to Russia's hard-liners: don't mess with Apple. You can't win this fight -- just ask Dr. Dre. Don't let Russia become the next Beats Electronic. When it comes to swallowing up its competitors, the Russian Federation has nothing on Apple.

Nothing Stops Serena Williams Because She Doesn't Let Anything Get In Her Way

The Huffington Post | Cate Matthews | Posted 09.09.2014 | Sports

When we see Serena Williams dominating on the tennis court, it's easy to forget the obstacles she overcame to get there. "Nothing Stops Serena," a...

Apple Now Officially Owns Beats

The Huffington Post | Alexis Kleinman | Posted 08.01.2014 | Technology

Apple's acquisition of headphone-maker Beats is official. The company announced the completion of the deal in a blog post on its website Friday. The p...

Brands Give Their All for the 2014 World Cup

Jose Costa | Posted 08.24.2014 | Business
Jose Costa

As we find ourselves in the middle of global World Cup fever, I can't wait to see what brands have in store to continue to engage consumers, and what country will take home the cup.

A Lesson Over Beats

Honey Good | Posted 08.10.2014 | Fifty
Honey Good

Many of our grandchildren live out of town. On their birthdays, we send them birthday cards and a birthday check (each child receives the same amount)...

Apple + Beats = Embarrassing!

Gil Laroya | Posted 07.29.2014 | Technology
Gil Laroya

Like the scruffy homeless guy wielding his cardboard sign exclaiming "The End Is Near", I am embarrassed to watch as Apple Computer sank to a new low,...

Apple's $3 Billion Deal To Buy Beats Is Official

The Huffington Post | Alexis Kleinman | Posted 05.29.2014 | Technology

Apple officially announced its deal to buy popular headphones maker Beats Electronics and its related streaming music service, Beats Music, for $3 bil...

Priyanka Chopra: An Exclusive Interview

Nova Lorraine | Posted 07.14.2014 | Entertainment
Nova Lorraine

Through her successful film career, she has become one of the highest paid Bollywood actresses and a smash success on the international scene.

Anchor Asks Uncomfortable 'African American' Question About Beats Headphones

Huffington Post | Brennan Williams | Posted 05.14.2014 | Black Voices

As reports continue to circulate regarding Apple’s plan to purchase Beats Electronics for a reported $3.2 billion, many are skeptical about what wou...

Face The Music: Beats Headphones Are 'Extraordinarily Bad'

The Huffington Post | Alexis Kleinman | Posted 05.16.2014 | Technology

Apple is planning to buy headphones company Beats Electronics, The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal and Financial Times all reported on Thursda...

AGENDA: Key Snaps From The LBC!

Marlon Regis | Posted 09.29.2013 | Style
Marlon Regis

ts expansiveness, acute organization and the enthusiasm from the buyers, booth & brand reps and all those invited to attend, was nothing short of overwhelming.

WATCH: Guy Gets His Beats Stolen On The Subway

Posted 05.07.2013 | New York

Poor guy was just riding the subway, loudly enjoying the music in his headphones, when... wait for it... a talented thief turns his commute upside dow...

GIFT GUIDE: Holiday Treats For The Entertainment Fan

Posted 12.03.2012 | Entertainment

For those readers who like saving their holiday shopping until the last minute, but are always surprised when nothing they want is still available, he...

Beats By Dre, Remixed By Oscar De La Renta...Slammed By PETA

Huffington Post | Julee Wilson | Posted 03.11.2012 | Black Voices

Dr. Dre's Beats by Dre high definition headphones just got a high fashion makeover. The Grammy-winning artist and producer has teamed up with fash...

Dr. Dre Heads To The C-Suite

Posted 11.21.2011 | Black Voices

Following the success of his popular high definition headphones, Beats by Dre, legendary producer Dr. Dre is set to extend the brand with its latest l...