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Indeed, I personally choose not to wear the iPod headphones, for two reasons:
- Safety. By wearing them, you’re saying “hey, I’ve got nearly £200 of desirable kit in my pocket”. I’m slightly worried that someone’s going to point a sharp instrument at me and ask me to hand it over.
- The earbuds don’t actually stay in my ears. It’s a problem with all earbuds – they fall out too easily and I’m forever putting them back in.
Instead I have some cheap fixed-frame headphones from Tesco which, while not having such good sound quality, are comfortable and stay on even when running. It’s not that I don’t like Apple’s own earbuds, it’s just that they’re not very practical for me.
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