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Backyard Pool Safety

A residential pool can be a source of beauty, a center for fun, and a valuable tool for health. However, it can also be extremely dangerous: drowning is the second most common cause of death among children ages 1-4, and most of those deaths happen in residential pools.(1) Backyard pool safety is no joke! If you have your own small ch...
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How to Take Care of Your Waterproof iPod

Congratulations! Someone loves you enough to buy you the best invention for lap swimming since goggles!  Underwater Audio’s waterproof iPod Shuffle is going to change the way you think about working out. However, we should be honest, not everyone is a tech wiz. I am here to offer you some sure-fire ways to get the best li...

Underwater Audio Music: Your Monthly Playlist

Welcome to Underwater Audio's blog feature: Your Monthly Playlist! Every month, we'll be providing a customized playlist, complete with information on where to purchase the songs and, since we're big believers in the power of music in exercise, ideas on how to use them in your workout. Do you have a favorite song, album, or playlist?...

The History of Portable Music: Tech King

Ever wondered how technology and music have evolved to what it is today? The last 15 years or so we've had iPods and other advanced, compact listening devices that only continue to improve. What about before that though? What had to happen so that we have the personal music listening experience that we enjoy today? Music has becom...

The Diet Guide: Gluten-Free

  There's no doubt that you've heard the words "gluten-free" floating around lately. Whether it was from your friend who is always trying the latest diet, your cousin newly diagnosed with celiac, or on that package of yummy-looking muffins at the grocery store that always seem to cost a little extra, it seems like it's e...

Tech Talk: The Future of Swimming

This article has been updated! It was originally published on October 11, 2013. Tech TALK: THE FUTURE OF SWIMMING Everybody probably has this moment at some point. You’re sitting on the couch/hotel bed/locker room bench, watching an international swimming competition on TV. As the first swimmer finishes a race, his or her on-...
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Underwater Headphones for Swimmers: Tips

Underwater Headphones. It sounds like a contradiction in terms, doesn't it? At Underwater Audio, our goal is to create the best underwater listening experience possible, and that includes creating the best underwater headphones for swimmers. This is no easy task: as you've probably noticed, ears come in a huge range of shapes ...
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Use Music to Beat the Winter Blues

The Winter Blues: for me, they always seem to hit hardest after the holidays. The decorations are down, the extra lights are off, and the vacation is over, but we're still in the thick of winter. The days are still short, the weather (here, anyway) is still keeping us indoors more often than not, and Spring Break seems so very f...
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Winter Workouts: When You’re Stuck Inside

Between holiday travel and inclement weather, it's easy to let Winter become a slack time in our fitness regime. Outdoor pools are shut down in a lot of regions. It's darker and colder, which makes it hard to get up and get going. Even if you make it outside, it can be dangerous. Sometimes you just get stuck inside: you're trave...
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New Year, New Possibilities!

happy new year! Another year has just about come and gone; time to bring on the next! While New Year's goals and resolutions have gotten sort of a bad rap over time (I mean, does anyone ever accomplish them?) it is without question a wonderful opportunity to reflect on the challenges and accomplishments of the previous year and rene...