The History of Headphones: 1919-2012

The Thriller inspired headphones up above probably don't rank in the hall of fame for all-time-great headphones on performance, but we remember them amongst our favs design-wise (part of Nokia sponsored contest back in 2009). But did you know the first headphones as we know it were handmade in a kitchen and sold to the US Navy?

(Image: Nokia via PSFK)