One of the most effective solutions you will ever find for households with different sound sensitivities and multiple tastes in entertainment genres, the Philips cordless headphones offer the ability to listen to a TV or stereo without the need for the rest of the world to hear. Our test household of three adults found the headphones (pictured above centre atop the sender unit which attaches to the TV/stereo) so effective that it purchased the test units and a second set of headphones.
At $249 the cordless Phillips HC480 FM rechargeable headphones greatly reduce the stress of common entertainment areas and at just $49.95, additional HC060 headsets tune to the same source.
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Mike grew up thinking he would become a mathematician, accidentally started motorcycle racing, got a job writing road tests for a motorcycle magazine while at university, and became a writer. As a travelling photojournalist during his early career, his work was published in a dozen languages across 20+ countries. He went on to edit or manage over 50 print publications, with target audiences ranging from pensioners to plumbers, many different sports, many car and motorcycle magazines, with many more in the fields of communication - narrow subject magazines on topics such as advertising, marketing, visual communications, design, presentation and direct marketing. Then came the internet and Mike managed internet projects for Australia's largest multimedia company, Telstra.com.au (Australia's largest Telco), Seek.com.au (Australia's largest employment site), top100.com.au, hitwise.com, and a dozen other internet start-ups before founding Gizmag in 2002. Now he writes and thinks.
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