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Most phones these days are smarter than an African Grey Parrot, so it makes sense that headphones are getting a head on their shoulders as well. What we mean is that these new Phillippe Starck-designed wonders, called, natch, the ZIK Parrot, are very smart indeed.

Among some other bells and whistles, volume levels and track advancement can be controlled by swishing your finger along the glassy surface on the right ear and yanking the headphones off stops playback. Go ahead and look at all the fancy features in action in this rather dippy video.

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