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Jacob Kleinman

Jacob Kleinman has been working as a journalist online and in print since he arrived at Wesleyan University in 2007. After graduating, he took a blogging job at the International Business Times and quickly dove into tech journalism, helping launch two sister sites focused on technology and design. When he's not writing mobile news for TechnoBuffalo he's covering tech events in New York, weaving through traffic on his bike or hunting down his next slice of pizza. Jacob lives in Brooklyn, NY.

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Kickstart these truly wireless earbuds: 2 unique takes on the technology

Kickstart these truly wireless earbuds: 2 unique takes on the technology

Jacob Kleinman

Truly wireless earbuds are no longer the stuff of science fiction. Apple, Samsung and countless smaller companies are selling them now (or soon, in Apple’s case), but there’s still plenty of room left to improve. With that in mind here are two fresh takes on the technology currently making the rounds on Kickstarter. Phantom Air bills itself as the world’s first tunable wireless earbuds...

Surfer tests iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus in the ocean, but don't try this at home

Surfer tests iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus in the ocean, but don't try this at home

Jacob Kleinman

The iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus are Apple’s first water-resistant phones with an impressive IP67 rating. The company still says you shouldn’t expose them to salt water, but that didn’t stop one surfer from taking the new devices into the ocean to put them to the test. The video, which is sponsored by electronics warranty company SquareTrade, features big wave surfer Kai Lenny testing...