The AirPod Connect Sound Is Beautiful

An utterly cheesy, totally true essay about wireless earphones

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TThe first time I saw a pair of AirPods in a pair of ears, I thought they were a joke. They were so absurd looking as to be hilarious, and my best guess was that my friend, a tech journalist who’d gotten his hands on a loaner set well before launch, had for some reason snipped his buds from their…