1. Four Trends from CES 2014

    January 13, 2014 2:33 PM EST Prepare for your electronics to get up close and personal. At this year’s International Consumer Electronics Show, companies showed off technologies that come closer to the promise of leveraging real-time data to learn about people, anticipating w ...

  2. Monster Looks to Rebuild Brand After Loss of Beats

    December 24, 2013 1:23 PM EST It's been a tough couple of years for Monster. The audio cable company was in a coveted position as the decade began after launching what became the hottest headphones on the market, Beats by Dre. The audio devices had hip-hop/production lege ...

  3. Drake, Lil Wayne and Mariah Carey Top Honorees at 2012 BMI Urban Awards

    September 08, 2012 1:00 AM EDT (L-R): BMI president/CEO Del Bryant awards YMCMB honcho Bryan "Birdman" Williams the songwriter of the year trophies for both Drake and Lil Wayne, as BMI vice president, writer/publisher relations Catherine Brewton and BMI director, writ ...

  4. Backbeat: Kaskade Rocks Katy Perry, John Mayer, Ne-Yo, Execs at House of Hype Post-VMAs Party

    September 07, 2012 1:39 PM EDT Sam Keywanfar, founder/CEO, House of Hype, the evening's honoree Kaskade, and Noel Lee, CEO, Monster Products, arrive to the 5th Annual House Of Hype Music Awards at Beverly Hills Hotel on September 6, 2012 in Beverly Hills, California. (Phot ...

  5. How Beats By Dre Got Their Headphones On Olympians' Ears (Despite Violating IOC Policy)

    July 31, 2012 4:30 PM EDT In just a matter of days, Beats By Dre headphones have become one of the most visible - and controversial - brands at the 2012 Summer Olympic Games. Athletes like British tennis player Laura Robson and soccer player Jack Butland tweeted their love ...

  6. Backbeat: Rihanna, Deadmau5 Play Roc Nation/Three Six Zero Grammy Afterparty; Execs Get Down

    February 13, 2012 3:15 PM EST Singer Rihanna performs at the Three Six Zero Group's & Roc Nation Grammy afterparty charity concert benefitting Children's Hospital of Los Angeles at House of Blues Sunset Strip on Feb. 12, 2012. ( Photo: Arnold Turner) Rihanna kept ...

  7. Jimmy Iovine on Beats by Dre Parting With Monster: 'We Have to Control Our Own Destiny'

    January 13, 2012 6:40 PM EST 0 0 0 As Beats By Dre prepares to sever ties with Monster Cable Products, Interscope chairman and Beats co-founder Jimmy Iovine has plans for further expansion into other entertainment arenas. With Beats technology already on Hewlett-Packard laptops and P ...

  8. Jimmy Iovine on Beats by Dre Parting With Monster: 'We Have to Control Our Own Destiny'

    January 13, 2012 5:59 PM EST As Beats By Dre prepares to sever ties with Monster Cable Products , Interscope chairman and Beats co-founder Jimmy Iovine has plans for further expansion into other entertainment arenas. With Beats technology already on Hewlett-Packard laptops an ...

  9. Dr. Dre and Jimmy Iovine Unveil New Beats by Dre Models in NYC

    October 12, 2011 4:55 PM EDT 0 0 0 On Tuesday (Oct. 11) afternoon, Beats Electronics principals Dr. Dre , Jimmy Iovine and Luke Wood, along with Monster Cable Products' Noel Lee, gathered before the media in a sleek Manhattan showroom to present the "Beats Holiday '11 ...

  10. Six Questions with Kevin Lee

    September 01, 2011 9:01 AM EDT Long before Lady Gaga fans took over the term, Kevin Lee-son of Monster founder/CEO Noel Lee-was known as "the little monster," and his father "the head monster." Now, the younger Lee is looking to establish his own place in ...

  11. 6 Questions With Kevin Lee, 'The Little Monster' and Founder of Sol Republic

    August 26, 2011 3:30 PM EDT Kevin Lee, Monster executive and founder of SOL Republic. Long before Lady Gaga fans took over the term, Kevin Lee -- son of Monster founder/CEO Noel Lee -- was known as "the little monster," and his father "the head monster." ...

  12. Former Monster Exec and Beats Associate Kevin Lee Launching Competing Headphone Brand

    August 23, 2011 12:04 PM EDT Kevin Lee, son of Monster founder Noel Lee and a key player in the company's Beats By Dre relationship with Jimmy Iovine's Beats Electronics, has established a competing headphone manufacturing company called SOL Republic. The new brand ...

  13. Keri Hilson, Soulja Boy Debut New Tracks At Dr. Dre Event

    September 30, 2010 2:09 PM EDT 0 0 0 Dr. Dre , alongside Chairman of Interscope Geffen A&M Records Jimmy Iovine, Monster Cable CEO Noel Lee and radio host Mario Armstrong, unveiled the new line of products by Beats By Dr. Dre yesterday (Sept. 29) at New York's Best Buy Theater ...