Talon wireless headphone review by #RandyB :::: #TechNews

HI everyone this Randy B Im doing a review on the Talon wireless headphones I will be doing my Pros, Cons, and Specs on th
is product. First the Cons : My Cons are it looks and feel cheap and not to durable, the Talon doesn't  have colors to choose from no big deal, the sound in the Talon  is ok the bass is bumping and last the design is of them is bulky in the ear. Now to the Pros : Important they do not fall out my ears I used it a few time on the Bike, Jogging, and the Gym, perfect. The Talon is very easy to connect to your smartphone or other devices, the Talon fully charges in 30mins charge last about 2-3 day depend how you you it. The Headsets comes with extra bud covers and hooks in different colors also. The Talon sound is ok is not Bose, or like my other earbuds but the get the job done. THere are the Specs :  Advanced Technology: With Bluetooth 4.0 and APT-X, the earbuds provide high-fidelity stereo music and clear speech. TALON provide HD sound while remainng sweatproof. With a 30 ft range your phone doesn't need to get sweaty with you.
Unsurpassed Quality: Don't settle for cheap knockoffs. Demand Firebird Premium quality and service. Multiple eargel sizes allow a custom fit for Maximum Comfort and Noise Isolation. Noisy environments are no match for the combined Noise Isolation and Noise Cancellation of TALON. Enjoy clear sound with superb bass without the annoyance of background noise.
Intuitive Use: The intuitive user interface on the right earphone provides access to every function. Adjust the volume, play/pause, select songs and answer/hang up calls all from 2 buttons on the right earbud. No need to quit your workout early, the lightweight rechargeable battery provide 5 hours of continuous usage. Bluetooth's Universal Compatibility: TALON headphones easily connect with your iPad, iPhone, iPod Touch, Android Smartphones, tablets, Bluetooth-enabled music players and any device with Bluetooth for seemless operation.
What You Get: The Freedom of Wireless Headphones, user manual, rechargeable battery.The Talon is a great overall product not top of the line but good here a link if you looking to purchase   http://www.amazon.com/dp/B00YDAC5SS check them out on IG x TW on #FirebirdPremiumTalon thanks to my partner for letting me purchase product at a discounted price.

Ravens QB Joe Flacco Out For Season With Torn ACL :::: #NFL

Joe Flacco
As if Baltimore Ravens fans were already suffering, they take a hit with quarterback Joe Flacco suffering a season-ending knee injury on Sunday.
The 30-year-old QB reportedly tore his anterior cruciate ligament and medial collateral ligament in his left knee on the first play of the final drive, when backup left tackle James Hurst accidentally rolled up on him.
Fortunately, it took place on the team's winning drive. After suffering the injury, he handed off on the next two plays while hobbling and spiked the ball to stop the clock for Justin Tucker, who kicked a 47-yard field goal for the win.
The Ravens won 16-13 to improve to 3-7 this season.

Rihanna Unlocks First “ANTIdiary” Room :::: #Music

RihannaAfter announcing the launch of her ANTIdiary last week, in a partnership with Samsung, Rihanna drops the first video from the experience.
She launched the immersive experience during the 2015 American Music Awards on Sunday (Nov. 22).
Inspired by Roy Nachum, who designed the ANTI cover art, the collaboration takes fans on a mysterious journey through Rihanna's life story.
In the first minute-long clip, titled "Bedroom," the pop star reflects on her childhood, before picking up a key labeled "R8" and walking a hall where she disappeared into a dark room.

J. Cole Visits Cancer-Stricken Fan In The Hospital :::: #Music

J. Cole Visits Cancer-Stricken Fan In The Hospital
J. Cole took time out from his hectic schedule recently to visit a fan in the hospital that is suffering from cancer.
Tae Stackhouse -- a resident of J. Cole's hometown of Fayetteville, NC -- met the rapper after his family reached out the rapper.
According to VIBE, Cole visited Stackhouse at the North Carolina Cancer Hospital, where he is currently a patient.
"I really appreciate this," Stackhouse wrote via Facebook. "Just wanna give a big s/o to my mom and my aunt for bringing my favorite rapper to see me I'm proud to say that I'm blessed even tho I have cancer he told me to keep positive so that’s what Ima do thanks j.cole #RoleModel."

“Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 2” Tops Box Office With $101M :::: #Movies

Mockingjay Part 2The final Hunger Games film, Mockingjay Part 2, dropped this week... to a massive $101 million opening.
While it was huge debut, for The Hunger Games, it was the lowest opening take among the four films in the series. Starring Jennifer Lawrence, the series kicked off in March 2012 with a massive $152.5 million weekend -- one of the highest openings of all time. Then, Catching Fire opened in a $158.1 million debut in November 2013. Then, Lionsgate split the final book in Suzanne Collins' trilogy into two films -- Mockingjay — Part 1opened last year to $121.9 million... and now Part 2 closes out the film franchise.
The weekend's other wide releases included Seth Rogen's holiday comedy The Night Before, debuting at $10.1 million, while the Julia Roberts thriller The Secret in Their Eyes, a remake of the Oscar-winning Argentinian film, debuted wide with $6.6 million to close out the top 5.

American Music Awards 2015: Full List of Winners :::: #Music

Charlie Puth and Meghan Trainor at AMAs
The 2015 American Music Awards went down in Los Angeles over the weekend, drawing the industry's biggest stars.
From One Direction earning Artist of the Year honors to Charlie Puth and Meghan Trainor kissing on-stage, the evening was full of moments.
If you missed it, we've compiled a list of winners below:

These Days: 10 Years of Vans Syndicate (Recap) :::: #Fashion

These Days: 10 Years of Vans Syndicate (Recap)Skateboarding legends and loyal Vans Syndicate fans stormed Fairfax's Known Gallery last Friday (November 20) to celebrate the ten year anniversary of Van's dedicatedly hardcore line, Vans Syndicate.
The night saw an exclusive panel with some of Vans Syndicate's most noteworthy collaborators including: Shawn Stussy (S/Double), Jason Dill (Fucking Awesome), and Tet Nishiyama (WTAPS). A retrospective installation of past Sk8-Hi and Authentic collaborations were also on display; serving as an impressive opportunity to witness Syndicate's storied ten-year relationship with skateboarding and design. Syndicate co-founder and Vans Head of Design, Rian Pozzebon, moderated the night's panel.

Public School NYC x Jordan Brand Teaser :::: #Fashion

Public School NYC x Jordan Brand Teaser
New York-based Public School and Jordan Brand are coming together for an upcoming collaboration, which they teased this week on Instagram.
So far, the brands have posted images showing Jordan's signature shoe tag rendered in a high quality suede with embossed Jumpman branding on one side and Public School typography on the other.
The captions simply read: "Jordan x Public School" and "Group project. Jordan x Public School."
Further details of the collaboration are currently unknown.

Adidas Originals Tubular X “Boonix” :::: #Fashion

Adidas Originals Tubular X Boonix
Adidas Originals' Tubular X silhouette gets a streetwise spin for the latest colorway, dubbed "Boonix".
The sneaker features a two-tone mesh upper in shades of navy, alongside red accents, which is set atop a gray sole with a translucent heel. It also boasts welded overlays and refective heel detailing.
The adidas Originals Tubular X "Boonix" is out now, though it's sold out at most retailers, including Sneaker Politics.

Knicks’ Kristaps Porzingis Has Historic Night :::: #NBA

Kristaps Porzingis
It's Kristaps Porzingis mania in NYC, as the rookie continues putting on solid performances, including a historic night over the weekend.
On Saturday, the 20-year-old recorded 24 points, 14 rebounds and seven blocks in the Knicks' win over the Rockets in Houston -- becoming just the fifth rookie in the past 20 seasons to post at least 20 points, 10 rebounds and seven blocks in the same game, according to ESPN Stats & Information.

Canelo Alvarez Becomes Champ With Decision Over Cotto :::: #Sports

Canelo AlvarezCanelo Alvarez won a hard-fought battle against Miguel Cotto on Saturday night in Las Vegas to become the new middle champion of the world.
After 12 rounds, the 25-year-old walked away with a unanimous decision, surprisingly by wide margin on judges' scorecards -- 119-109, 118-110 and 117-111.
"It's an emotion I can't put into words," Alvarez said after the fight. "I'm very happy, and much respect to Miguel Cotto. I will always respect him and he's a great champion, but now it's my era.

Riskie Talks Painting Tupac’s Makaveli Album Cover :::: #Music

Riskie Talks Painting Tupac's Makaveli Album Cover
Riskie is an artist responsible for a number of classic album covers from Death Row Records, most notably Tupac's Makaveli album, The Don Killuminati: The 7 Day Theory.
In an interview with with AG TV (below), Riskie talks about his work with the late Tupac Shakur, including how the classic album cover came to be, including the idea of Pac hanging on the cross.
The Don Killuminati: The 7 Day Theory dropped on November 6, 1996, a month after Tupac died from wounds he suffered in a drive-by shooting in Las Vegas. It would go on to sell more than 5 million copies in the U.S.

De La Soul Announces April Release For Kickstarter album :::: #Music

De La SoulAfter raising over $600,000 in funding via Kickstarter, De La Soul has announced a release date for their upcoming album, And The Anonymous Nobody.
Due out April 26, the new album will be the group's first studio set in 11 years. It was initially due in September, but obviously, it suffered delays... which De La credits to being independent.
"Releasing a record independently has been a real undertaking," the group said in a statement. "In addition to artistic satisfaction, the administrative and executive end had to feel right as well. Side artist clearances and appropriating the best distribution for this project has been just as important. With negotiations complete, we are now working on the plan for our awaited release. Thank you all for your patience."

Ultimate Guide To In-N-Out Burger Menu Hacks :::: #LifeStyle

In-N-Out Burger
In-N-Out has a simple menu, without many choices to stray away from, but there are several hacks most loyalists know about.
The team at FOODBEAST recently put together a a video piece, which they dub the "Ultimate Guide To In-N-Out Burger Menu Hacks". In it, they run through a number of hacks you might have heard of and probably a lot you haven't... as well as a few DIY creations.

Burton x Playboy Snowboard Launch Party (Recap) :::: #LifeStyle

Burton x Playboy Snowboard Launch Party (Recap)Playboy bunnies and action-sport fans flocked to Melrose last Wednesday (November 18) to celebrate the unveiling of Burton's latest collaboration with iconic gentleman's brand, Playboy.
The night, complete with tacos, sliders, beer and photo-booth opportunities with Playmates Alana Campos, Stephanie Branton and Carly Lauren, proved to be a good time for all. Burton founder, Jake Burton Carpenter, attended the night's festivities greeting Burton fans and industry insiders.
The three-piece collection consists of Burton's signature Process snowboards overlaid with vintage Playboy centerfold images from the 70s and 80s and artwork by acclaimed tattoo artist, Chris Nunez. The collaboration is now available in retailers worldwide and on Burton's online store ($479).

Leica Prepping Waterproof, Shockproof Camera :::: #TechNews

Leica X-U Typ 113
Leica could change the game... with their new X-U Typ 113, said to be both waterproof and shockproof.
According to HYPEBEAST, the German camera maker's new model is waterproof up to 15m (approx. 49 ft.) and shockproof up to 1.2m (about a 4 ft. drop), thanks to anti-skidding rubber armoring that also enables better grip.
The highlight of the camera is the 35mm equivalent f/1.7 ASPH lens, which boasts manual focusing ring and a built-in flash that is uniquely located at the lip of the lens.
An official release is unknown, but reports say the Leica X-U Typ 113 will release before the end of the year.

Wiz Khalifa Announces “Cabin Fever 3” Mixtape :::: #Music

Wiz Khalifa
While Wiz Khalifa continues work on his next album, Rolling Papers 2, he is planning another mixtape to hold over his fans.
In the latest episode of his "DayToday" vlog series, Wiz announced that he's prepping the release of Cabin Fever 3, the third installment of his mixtape series.
A release date for the tape was not announced.
Rolling Papers 2: The Weed Album is scheduled to drop in 2016.

See The Largest Private Collection Of Star Wars Memorabilia :::: #LifeStyle

Largest Private Collection Of Star Wars Memorabilia
Star Wars superfan Steve Sansweet recently gave Forbes an tour of what is considered the largest private collection in the world of Star Wars memorabilia.
Beginning as a journalist at the Wall Street Journal, Sansweet fell in love with the film franchise in the late 1970s, which led him to begin his collection.
Housed at Rancho Obi-Wan, a non-profit museum is located Petaluma, Calif., the collection features more than 350,000 unique Star Wars items -- including the Holographic Chess from the Millennium Falcon, original Death Star pieces, almost every original toy, and much, much more.
While an exact value isn't known, most believe the private collection is worth millions.

Bucs’ Jameis Winston Threatens To Sue CNN Over Rape Doc

Jameis Winston
Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Jameis Winston is prepared to sue CNN... if it airs a documentary about college campus rape this weekend, which features a segment about him.
According to The Hollywood Reporter, a documentary called The Hunting Ground -- which debuted at the Sundance Film Festival earlier this year -- features a segment about the rape investigation against Winston while he was at Florida State, as well as the first public interview from Winston's accuser, Erica Kinsman.

Cavs’ J.R. Smith Accused Of Choking Teen :::: #NBA

J.R. SmithCleveland Cavaliers guard J.R. Smith is being accused of choking a 19-year-old high school student in New York City, reports the New York Daily News.
Citing police sources, the paper alleges that the NBA player confronted a teen named Justin Brown, after he heckled him for being traded from the New York Knicks last season.
The incident took place while the Cavs were in town to play the Knicks on Nov. 13.
Police sources told the Daily News that Smith allegedly pushed the kid "against the exterior of the building and put his hands around Brown's neck."

Karmaloop Presents: Waking Up with Christy Mack :::: #Fashion

Karmaloop Presents: Waking Up with Christy Mack
Although Karmaloop filed bankruptcy earlier this year, the online retailer continues on... releasing their new Holiday 2015 campaign, featuring former adult star Christy Mack.
Dubbed "Wake Up With Christy Mack," the NSFW campaign was shot by Lani Lee, and features Mack sporting apparel pulled together from KL's Fall/Winter items.
See the full gallery of images over at Karmaloop.com.

Las Vegas Rapper D. Flores Arrested For Child Sex Trafficking :::: #Music

D. FloresLas Vegas rapper D. Flores was arrested this week for allegedly kidnapping and forcing a teen into prostitution.
According to KSNV News3LV, the 26-year-old (real name: Danny Flores) is facing a number of charges, alongside his accomplice girlfriend Mitzi Flores, including first-degree kidnapping, sex trafficking of a child under 16, accepting earnings of a prostitute, child abuse or neglect and conspiracy to commit sex trafficking.
The victim is just 15 years old.

“Star Wars” Has More Than $50 Million In Advanced Ticket Sales :::: #Entertainment

Star Wars: The Force AwakensWhile Star Wars: The Force Awakens isn't due out until late December, it's been the year of Star Wars.
With a month until its release, the film has already racked up more than $50 million in advance ticket sales in North America, sources tell The Hollywood Reporter. That's the double the previous record set by The Dark Knight Rises in 2012 with $25 million.
The report says that IMAX accounts for a third of all ticket sales.
With such as frenzy for opening weekend, there are big expectations for The Force Awakens. It's expected to earn the biggest North American debut of all time, ahead of the $208.8 million earned in June by Jurassic World.

Man Charged With Shooting Lil Wayne’s Tour Bus Gets 10 Years :::: #Music

Lil WayneJimmy Winfrey was sentenced to 10 years in prison on Friday (Nov. 20) for shooting up Lil Wayne's tour bus in Atlanta earlier this year.
According to the Atlanta Journal Constitution, the 25-year-old, also known as PeeWee Roscoe, pleaded guilty to six charges in all, including gang offenses, and received 10 years in prison, as well as 10 years of probation following his release.
Lil Wayne's tour bus was shot at in April, after he performed at Atlanta's Compound night club. No one was injured in the shooting, but there was $20,000 worth of damage to the buses.
Birdman and Young Thug, who used to employ Winfrey, were named in an indictment for the case ... accused of conspiring to have Lil Wayne killed. However, Birdman denied any involvement in the crime.
According to TMZ, shortly after the shooting, Winfrey used a cell phone that was owned by Birdman.

Sneakerheadz (Documentary Trailer) :::: #Fashion

Sneakerheadz (Documentary Trailer)
Sneaker collecting is arguably at an all-time high... and the frenzy over exclusive and hyped kicks doesn't seem to be ending any time soon.
This is the topic of focus for a documentary called Sneakerheadz.
Produced by David T. Friendly (Little Miss Sunshine) and DJ Skee, among others, the documentary explores the culture of sneaker collectors, featuring commentary from some of the community's most well-known -- including Jeff Staple (designer), Mike Epps (actor),Frank The Butcher (designer), Samantha Ronson (DJ), Jeremy Guthrie (MLB player), Wale (rapper) and many more.
Sneakerheadz is available now on-demand at digital platforms, including Vimeo.

NBA – One Wish (Christmas Jerseys Spot) :::: #NBA

NBA - One Wish (Christmas Jerseys Spot)
In celebration of the upcoming Holiday season, the NBA rolls out a festive ad spot, dubbed "One Wish." In the clip, stars such as Anthony Davis, James Harden, Kevin Loves and others explain why they been so good this season... and why they deserve the special Christmas Day jerseys.

Tech N9ne – Cypher I (Video) :::: #Music

Tech N9ne - Cypher I (Video)
With his Strangeulation Vol. II project out now, Tech N9ne delivers a visual to the album cut, "Cypher I". The simple video features Tech in the booth doing what he does best... spit bars.
"The concept of Strangeulation is me being so proud of my artists that I feel like we can have the whole bullsh*t (music) industry in a chokehold, STRANGEULATION VOL. II is an even tighter grip," Tech says of the album.

Tony Hawk Skates First-Ever Horizontal Loop :::: #LifeStyle

Skateboarding legend Tony Hawk is 47 years old, but he still loves a challenge. He recently teamed up with Sony, in support of their Action Cam, to become the first-ever to skate a horizontal loop.
Ithe clip, Hawk gives the loop a few tries with cushion in place... before pulling it away and pulling off the impossible.

Mark Hamill Getting Big Payday For “The Force Awakens” Secret :::: #Entertinment

Mark Hamill as Luke SkywalkerThe mystery over Luke Skywalker's role in the upcoming Star Wars film has been the topic of discussion since the trailers have surfaced.
Actor Mark Hamill, who portrays the character, talked about The Force Awakens in an interview with PC Gamer... and why he's kept quiet over his absence from the film's marketing, which he likens to the plot twist inThe Empire Strikes Back.
Apparently, he's set to get paid very well for his silence.

LOL! Meek Mill Fans Flood Drake’s Social Media ::::: #Music

Meek Mill and Drake
The beef between Drake and Meek Mill rages on... but the latest battle comes from their fans on social media.
On October 24th, Drake fans took over Meek Mill's Instagram with happy birthday wishes for the Toronto rapper... and promised to do it again on Wale's born day.
Then, Meek's fans got their revenge this week, when the MMG rapper released the cover of his forthcoming mixtape, Dreamchasers 4, by flooding Drake's photos with "DC4" tree emojis.
Check out the screenshots below, LOL!

2016 Mercedes-Benz SL :::: #LifeStyle

2016 Mercedes-Benz SL
Mercedes-Benz has unveiled the new, 2016 SL.
The new model features a new aggressive exterior design, with an updated hood, bumper and rear, alongside the diamond grille and sleek headlights. Under the hood is a 362-horsepower V6 or 449-horsepower V8 for the entry-level SL450 model and the SL550 model respectively, while the SL63 and SL65 AMG models boast more power from a V12 engine.

See The Reactions Of Ronda Rousey’s Camp To Her Knockout :::: #Sports

Reactions Of Ronda Rousey's Camp To Her Knockout
The MMA world is still talking about the shocking knockout Ronda Rousey suffered at the hands of Holly Holm over the weekend at UFC 193.
If you have been under a rock, Rousey suffered a vicious knockout via left head kick, after being outworked by new UFC women's champ Holm.
Now, the UFC delivers a video (above) offering the reactions of the historic fight by each fighter's respective camps... including Ronda's boyfriend Travis Browne.
Rousey's friends and family are in the disbelief, some unable to watch, while others cover their mouths in shock.
What was your reaction to the knockout heard around the world?

Nixon x Star Wars “Dark Side Collection: Part 2” :::: #Fashion

Nixon x Star Wars Dark Side Collection: Part 2
Nixon and the Star Wars franchise continues their partnership, with the release of "Part 2" of the "Dark Side" collection.
The drop features a range of Star Wars-themed watches and accessories, completing the Stormtrooper and Darth Vader offerings while introducing new Boba Fett-themed pieces. In addition to a selection of watches, the collection boasts a variety of wallets, backpacks and belts, inspired by the Jedi, Rebel Pilots, Droids and Millennium Falcon.
The Nixon x Star Wars "Dark Side Collection: Part 2" is available now at the brand's online store.

Tyga & Kylie Jenner Break-Up: Report :::: #Entertainment

Tyga and Kylie Jenner
Kylie Jenner and Tyga have have broken up, reports TMZ.
Sources say the couple split on Thursday (Nov. 19), just after Kylie returned from Australia, though it's unclear why.
Word is... it was because of something Tyga did.
Neither Tyga nor Kylie have commented, as of press time.

Macklemore’s “Thrift Shop” Certified Diamond :::: #Music

"Thrift Shop", the hit that made Macklemore a mainstream star, continues to sell.
The RIAA announced this week that the breakout hit from the Seattle rapper and his producer partner Ryan Lewis has been certified Diamond.
The 2012 hit has sold over 10 million copies to date.
On Youtube, "Thrift Shop" has garnered nearly 800 million views.

Adidas Originals Stan Smith “Powdered Red” :::: #Fashion

Adidas Originals Stan Smith - Powdered Red
Adidas Originals returns with this new colorway of the iconic Stan Smith silhouette called "Powdered Red". The shoe features a felt construction, with the usual perforations along the side panel, as well as a tonal midsole and leather overlays.
The Adidas Stan Smith "Powdered Red" is available now at select retailers, including Sneaker Politics, for $85 USD.

Alessia Cara - Know-It-All Interview (Vevo LIFT): Brought To You By McDonald's :::: Music

Rick Ross - Sorry (Explicit) ft. Chris Brown :::: #Music

Dwyane Wade talks about reaching 19,000 career points :::: #NBA

Champs Sports Holiday Game Consultants feat. Andrew Wiggins + DJ Khaled :::: #Fashion

Miami Heat Home Strong Player Intro :::: #NBA

FURIOUS 7 - Exclusive Scene :::: #Entertainment

Ariana Grande - Love Me Harder (Live on the Honda Stage at the iHeartRadio Theater LA) ::: #Music

Air Jordan 1 High “Mulberry/Dark Grey” :::: #Fashion

Air Jordan 1 High "Mulberry/Dark Grey"
Jordan Brand preps a new colorway of the Air Jordan 1 for the ladies for the Winter 2015 season, dubbed "Mulberry/Dark Grey."
The sneaker sports a dark grey base on the upper, with overlaying Mulberry panels, while a black Swoosh adds contrasting, as well as hits to the Wings logo, stitching and inner lining. Vibrant Blue Lagoon laces finishes the look.
The Air Jordan High "Mulberry/Dark Grey" is available now at select retailers, includingRock City Kicks, for $95 USD.

Rick Ross Opens Wing Stop In Harlem :::: #LifeStyle

Rick RossRick Ross continues to expand his Wing Stop empire, with the opening of a new location in Harlem, New York.
The rapper showed up for the location's grand opening this week, where he talked about why he brought Wing Stop to the community.
"Wing Stop, that's the team, that's family," Ross tells AllHipHop. "Harlem doing big things. It's a lot of young entrepreneurs out here in New York City that's on the Wing Stop wave. I'm coming through. I'm showing love. We reaching out. We giving love back to the community."
When asked how many more chain stores he plans to open, Ross replied: "I'm not even sure. I don't even keep up with 'em no more. We're blessed. Let's just keep working. It ain't about how many we got no more."