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post #11 of 94
There is a flip side to this. Now all the current Beats will be rare collector's editions on eBay. Sheep will still buy it.

Original source audio: http://www.businessweek.com/magazine/beats-electronics-is-breaking-up-with-monster-01122012.html?campaign_id=rss_null
Edited by Riou - 1/12/12 at 6:47pm
post #12 of 94
This is good news because I think Monster is actually capable of making some very good audio equipment considering their in-ears like the Turbine Pro Gold and Copper. Bass heavy, possibly but are still pretty formidable in their price range. I hope that Monster can actually deliver good full-sized headphones some day that are durable and sound good. I'd even consider buying some (if my Ultrasones suddenly died).
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A rap star who doesn't think he's getting enough revenue share or credit - are you sure?
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Darren9 View Post

A rap star who doesn't think he's getting enough revenue share or credit - are you sure?

He must feel he's getting enough...he hasn't shot anyone over it and then made a "song" about it. rolleyes.gif
     
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post #15 of 94
I'm hoping that Shure and Senn and Klipsch and everyone else start making fashion forward headphones. The Mode M40 from Klipsch is a good start... But really, there's an opportunity for all these companies to give good audio to the masses that they should use.
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Quote:
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I'm hoping that Shure and Senn and Klipsch and everyone else start making fashion forward headphones. The Mode M40 from Klipsch is a good start... But really, there's an opportunity for all these companies to give good audio to the masses that they should use.

Bah...Then we'd be unable to laugh at the idiots or weep when they don't understand/care about the quality of sound/music. Well....I guess that's what MP3/AAC is for biggrin.gif
     
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post #17 of 94
I wonder who Dre will allow to use the Beats name now?
Might be a decent company, but I'm guessing Skullcandy.
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Logitech Beats in stores soon! biggrin.gif
    
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post #19 of 94
Sounds like a circle jerk hate thread. Hopefully to relaunch the beats brand in a better light, at least to the OCN crowd.
 
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post #20 of 94
Not sure why anyone needs to rejoice, Beats will just be manu'd by someone else. Monster has already proven they can make a great sounding ear bud under their own moniker.
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