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Boats-To-Go MP3 Boombox Review

on Saturday, September 8th, 2012

Back in 1984 (geesh, I’m old) I received a wonderful Christmas present.  It was my very first boom box, and it had dual tape decks and a radio, and a line-in jack to plug up a microphone.  I didn’t want one of those single tape deck boom boxes, no sir. I wanted to be bigRead More…


theKube2 is the World’s Smallest Touch Enabled MP3 Player

on Thursday, August 16th, 2012

Is there still a market for stand alone MP3 players when so many of us have smart phones and other devices with that capability already built in? I think so because I still use my iPod Classic because my iPhone can’t hold my entire music library. TheKube2 can hold way more tunes than my iPhoneRead More…


Kia Rio and Spotify Want to Know What’s Your Best Songs to Play With Your Windows Down?

on Thursday, March 15th, 2012

This post brought to you by Kia Rio. All opinions are 100% mine.   It’s almost summer – time to drive around with the windows down, enjoying the warm weather and blasting your tunes. Kia Rio and Spotify have joined to help you create a soundtrack for your travels with their “Best Songs with your WindowsRead More…


Swann MP3 DJ Doorbell Gives Your Front Door a Ringtone

on Tuesday, March 13th, 2012
Posted in: Home, Kitchen, News

Ringtones for your phone is nothing new, but how would you like to customize the “ringtone” of your doorbell? The MP3 DJ Doorbell from Swann gives you that power. The wireless system is comprised of a speaker unit and a push button doorbell unit that attaches to the outside of your door. Insert an SDRead More…


BitPerfect High-quality Audio Player for OSX

on Wednesday, March 7th, 2012

Let’s be real here, OK? iTunes has never been a great program where sound quality is concerned. Steve Jobs famously said that music was in Apple’s DNA.  That may be, but I wouldn’t call Apple an audiophile company. Despite that, I use iTunes every day mainly because it’s just so darned easy, plus it doesRead More…


V-Moda Crossfade M-80 Headphones Review

on Saturday, January 7th, 2012

As headphones become more popular as an audio accessory and fashion statement, some companies have been able to adapt to this evolving market better than others. Some lean more towards the design while others cater to the audiophile crowd. V-Moda has tried to have it both ways. With the over-ear (circumaural) Crossfade LP, they succeededRead More…


Let R2-D2 and C-3PO Serenade You

on Tuesday, November 8th, 2011

Check out this cute audio player in the shape of two of our all time favorite Star Wars characters R2-D2 and C-3PO. The R2-D2 shaped player has a 2GB capacity, that will allow storage of up to 500 songs which can be played with or without the C-3PO shaped earphones. There aren’t many extra detailsRead More…


SanDisk’s new Sansa Clip Zip

on Thursday, August 25th, 2011

SanDisk just announced a new addition to their popular Clip family called the Clip Zip.  This ultra portable mp3 player comes in 7 different colors and is available in both 4GB and 8GB versions.  Colors for the 8GB version are limited to grey and black.  The Clip Zip is priced at $49.99 for the 4GBRead More…

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Aluratek Cinepal 8″ HD Personal Media Player Review

on Saturday, May 28th, 2011

With all of our MP3 music, digital pictures, digital videos, not to mention e-books, wouldn’t it be great to house all of them in one device? Oh wait, there is… Introducing the 8″ inch Cinepal Personal Media player (APMP10F)  from Aluratek. This media player has the ability to play your music, show your photos, playRead More…

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13 Things to Consider Before Buying a Digital Media Storage System

By: Brett Cooper
on Wednesday, February 16th, 2011

In today’s connected home we take pictures digitally, listen to digital audio on our MP3 players, and download and watch digital movies on our HD TV’s.  All of these digital media files take up a copious amount of space and the growth of these files is outpacing our ability to store and protect them.  Thankfully,Read More…

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Rock-It Portable Vibration Speaker System Review

on Thursday, October 21st, 2010

They say good things come in small packages and the Rock-It Portable Vibration Speaker System is no exception. However, with its surprisingly generated vibrating “pod”  it is not without its drawbacks.


StealthGuards Skins

By: Mark Adkins
on Wednesday, October 13th, 2010

StealthGuards ‘military grade’ full body skins are available for many cell phones and MP3 players for FREE, just pay $2.85 S&H. For $2 extra, get two of the same sets. The usual price for most small devices is $14.99, so it is a nice deal! They are a precision-cut. ‘self-healing’ skin made from the materialRead More…


Kana Micro MP3 Player Review

on Tuesday, August 17th, 2010

Like most people in the 21st century, I own a few types of mp3 players including a few from the iPod line, the iPad, a few from Sony, and the many other electronics that have the mp3 function built-in like cell phones.  I was looking for a cheap basic mp3 player.  The Green House KanaRead More…


Sony Introduces New Walkman NWZ-E350 Series Video MP3 Player

on Wednesday, August 11th, 2010

Today Sony announced the new Walkman E-Series video MP3 player, which features up to 50 hours of audio playback (mp3 files at 128 kbps) and 10 hours of video playback (WMV at 384 kbps). This new player also features 2 of Sony’s own technologies: Clear Audio and SenseMe. Clear Audio is an audio technology thatRead More…


Stealthy gadget storage in your T-shirt

on Monday, March 29th, 2010

Wish you had a place to stow your iPod while running or traveling?  Koyono‘s  BlackCoat-T and -Tx line of cargo T-shirts features two specially-designed, hidden pockets that are interconnected by a single passageway.  A central zipper opening provides easy storage and removal.  Use it for an iPod an a cell or whatever combination of personRead More…


Brando goes a little retro with the USB Cassette MP3 Player

on Monday, March 8th, 2010
Posted in: Car Gear, News

If you still have a car with a cassette player, the USB Cassette MP3 Player from Brando looks like an easy way to bring new life to an old school gadget. It looks like a cassette tape, but it’s really an MP3 player with an SD card slot. Fill an SD card with your tunes,Read More…


SanDisk Sansa Clip+ MP3 Player Review

on Monday, October 19th, 2009

A few months ago, Dave reviewed the SanDisk Sansa Clip MP3 Player and gave it a thumbs up. As we all know, time does not stand still in the world of gadgets, even for a few months. SanDisk has recently updated their Sansa Clip player, this one is called the Clip+. Let’s check it outRead More…


SanDisk Sansa Clip+ MP3 Player Announced

on Monday, August 31st, 2009

SanDisk has just announcemented the Clip, a addition to their Sansa MP3 player line. The Sansa Clip + includes a microSD card slot, a clip to attach to clothing, FM Radio, and is available in 2-8GB capacities and 3 colors. It’s priced from $39.99 – $69.99. Full press release with more details after the jump.


SweetPea3 MP3 Player for Toddlers Review

By: Krista Crowell
on Wednesday, August 26th, 2009

Here’s a great MP3 player for toddlers.  It’s easy to use for both parent and child, it has an external speaker and it’s durable.  I had been searching for a music player just like this, it’s like the SweetPea Toy Company read my mind.


‘New’ 3G iPod For Sale at Apple Store?

By: Adam Scinto
on Friday, August 21st, 2009

I thought this was a joke, but Joachim Bean at The Unofficial Apple Weblog actually ordered one. Although it says 5GB ( yea, 5 GigaByte ) on the Apple store page, the receipt he received says 10GB. Did they find a shipping crate of these in some warehouse? Why would they suddenly offer them forRead More…


Sansa slotRadio Review

on Wednesday, June 10th, 2009

Last winter I reviewed the slotMusic player from Sansa. I thought it was an ok player for $20, but the lack of display and CD music cards made it less than desirable. Now we have another option with the slotRadio player. It includes a display and can play preloaded cards with 1000’s of songs asRead More…


Freestyle Audio SoundWave Waterproof MP3 Player Review

on Friday, June 5th, 2009

My name is Claire, and I have a problem. With digital audio player addiction. I swear, I have like forty of the things. I don’t use many of them…just my iPhone, and my old 60GB fourth-generation iPod jolts me awake to the melodious sound of DragonForce every morning. That doesn’t stop me from collecting moreRead More…


SanDisk Sansa Clip MP3 Player Review

on Tuesday, May 26th, 2009

I have been using my second generation iPod Shuffle for years now. I primarily use it running and during tasks that would put my Touch in harms way. My Shuffle has truly been a trooper… I have dropped it, washed it, sweat on it, etc. It continues to keep putting along. That said, I triedRead More…


Finis SwiMP3v2 Waterproof MP3 Player Review

on Tuesday, May 12th, 2009

Swimming laps in the pool back and forth-back and forth.  As you’re swimming you hear the splashing of waves against the lane barriers and sides of the pool. Exhaled bubbles rush past your ears in loud succession.  If you were running, you would be listening to your favorite tunes, picking up the pace with eachRead More…

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Merconnet Bluetooth Car Kit Review

By: Mark Adkins
on Monday, May 4th, 2009

Handsfree/Bluetooth call phone device AND an FM transmitter that can handle any MP3 player, SD.MMC cards, and USB thumbdrives? PLUS 2 remotes- a ‘normal’ one and one for the steering wheel? All this and cool blue LED lights, too? The Merconnet Bluetooth Car Kit certainly aims high, and with Julie’s great review of the Merconnet BluetoothRead More…