Yesterday Gizmodo leaked news of the upcoming BioSport In-Ear headphones or "biometric earbuds" from SMS Audio and Intel. This product will be based on tech that Intel demoed in January. Apparently the day after the demo SMS Audio contacted Intel and they've been working together ever since. Given SMS Audio's rather low profile and 50 Cent's long musical slump, it's a surprising combination. This deal predates Apple's acquisition of Beats so one has to assume it was initially more about getting into the wearable tech market than scrambling for a hip hop audio brand. It seems to be surprising enough...

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