Chat with us, powered by LiveChat

SleepPhones® Blog

New Design SleepPhones

  Our pretty recycled blue SleepPhones have arrived! They will be available for sale by this weekend. I'm still designing the instructional brochures for these. This is the newest design of...

Pictures from the Entrepreneurial Women's Expo.

  About 2 weeks ago, SleepPhones attended a local women-owned business expo.  It was there that I decided to start keeping a blog for SleepPhones. Here, Gina and I set up our expo booth. Gina, one of...

Third Prototype

  We tried a variety of designs before settling with the prototype version we ended up with.  This picture shows the first headband headphones.  I didn't own a sewing machine at the time, so I was...

Second Prototype

  Here are a few more initial prototype pictures.  More headband configurations. Here is the top of the head band. This is the sleeping cap configuration.  I just wasn't used to wearing a night cap...

First Prototype

  Hehe... this is the first prototype for SleepPhones.  Nothing like it actually looks now.  It was made with flannel sewn down around a plastic headband.  We used some giant speakers we bought from...

Grammar Girl and SleepPhones

  Grammar Girl Mignon Fogarty, author of Grammar Girl's Quick and Dirty Tips for Better Writing and her new book The Grammar Devotional: Daily Tips for Successful Writing from Grammar Girl, is going...

RANA-Medical: Our First Distributor in Canada!

RANA-Medical is a sleep apnea clinic service in Canada. They will be selling SleepPhones alongside  sleep apnea equipment! I guess when the sleep apnea person wears all sorts of noisy contraptions,...

Listen and Learn

  Award-Winning Blogger Rachel Rambach from Listen and Learn Music just posted her review of SleepPhones!  They are great headphones for school-age kids with hypersensitivity to pressure or certain...

Crowdeye

  Apparently there is a twitter monitoring service out there called crowdeye.  SleepPhones is now ranked on there as something to follow! Google Alerts told me about it.  It's interesting the...

Automated Email Services

  We have now signed up for an email service called AWeber Communications.  It is a tool to collect and organize email lists from website visitors.  It will send auto-responses when someone signs...

Twitter Giveaway, Magpie, and RevTwt

  We set up a Twitter Giveaway in August to draw more attention to us. It has worked out okay from a business point of view. We have 497 Twitter followers right now, most of whom are people who...

Entrepreneurial Women's Expo

  We had a great time at the Entrepreneurial Women's Expo in State College, PA on October 7, 2009! Here's a picture of our display. Here is a picture of the whole table, which we shared with our...

SleepPhones: Pajamas for your ears

SleepPhones: Pajamas for your earsSBDC Pennsylvania Success Story In 2007, family physician Wei-Shin Lai, MD struggled with falling back to sleep after late night phone calls from patients and...

Five Ways to Fall Asleep Faster

Five Ways To... Fall Asleep FasterSimple tricks that help you get a good night's sleep. By Brittani RenaudHealth Magazine Poor sleep is nothing to yawn at - it takes a toll on everything from your...

Sleepless in State College?

Sleepless in State College? By Harry ZimblerState College Magazine As she made her way through her medical residency, Wei-Shin Lai had one problem: getting back to sleep after waking in the middle of...

Sleeping in Style

Sleeping in StyleCNN Money AcousticSheep's SleepPhones Family doctor Wei-Shin Lai was happy to be available to patients during the evenings, but she had trouble falling back asleep after responding...

AcousticSheep LLC © 2020 All Rights Reserved.