July 8, 2008 Move in to my music space There are easy ways to share headphones with a friend, VICNAN PANNIRSELVAM susses out the options
The quirky Belkin Rockstar (left) lets up to five people listen to one player at a time. The Samsung P2 personal media player (right), which can pair two separate headsets at the same time, allows two people to listen in. -- PHOTOS: BELKIN, SAMSUNG
PEOPLE like entrepreneur Tay Joo Ann like to share her music with her boyfriend. 'This way we can both listen to the music and we sometimes talk about the songs,' says Joo Ann, 20.
While such shared experiences can be cosy, half-yanking someone's ear off isn't: 'That's the problem. He likes to move a lot and always pulls the ear-buds accidentally,' protests Joo Ann.
Fret not: there are easier ways to have that bit of mutual indulgence.