Carbon Fiber iPods to Sync Wirelessly

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There is a prototype of a carbon fiber iPod that is supposed to be able to sync your songs and other media wirelessly, so says the rumor reported at Cult of Mac. The evidence suggests there is something going on with carbon fiber at Apple, but does it have to do with wireless iPod syncing? […]

JBL On Air Wireless AirPlay Speaker Dock Delivers AirPlay Audio for $350

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HARMAN is releasing a new set of AirPlay enabled speakers under the JBL name which allow users to stream audio wirelessly using Apple AirPlay technology. The JBL On Air Wireless AirPlay speaker dock supports wireless streaming and has a dock for charging and playing audio. The JBL On Air Wireless AirPlay speaker dock will give wireless AirPlay […]

New Apple Dock Connector Patent Hints at USB 3.0, Thunderbolt Support

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An Apple patent was recently discovered that reveals a new dock connector providing support for newer, faster transfer speeds through the use of USB 3.0, Display Port, and Thunderbolt technologies. Additionally, the dock connector, though supporting 30 pins, is smaller than what is currently available on the market today for the iPhone, iPod Touch, and […]

Apple to Add Camera to 7th-Generation iPad Nano?

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A leaked image of an iPod Nano case reveals a hole in the rear of the square-shaped music player suggesting that Apple may add a camera to the next revision of the Nano. Though the photo has appeared on the Apple.pro blog, the blog says that the authenticity of the image could not be verified. […]

Samsung Galaxy Player is an Android iPod Touch

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Samsung is “unleashing” an Android iPod Touch. What they are calling the Galaxy Player is a 4″ or 5″ Android device that looks a lot like one of the dozens of  smart phones out their running Google’s mobile operating system. But it’s not a phone. Sound familiar? After Apple released the iPhone customers started clamouring […]

Adobe Helps Developers Build Ads for iOS With Flash Conversion Tools

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As the iOS platform currently doesn’t support Flash, developers who are using Flash tools to create ads are locked out of the iPhone, iPod Touch, and iPads. Given the popularity of those devices, Adobe is looking to still capitalize on that market by helping Flash developers convert their Flash content to the iOS platform via […]

6-Inch Apple Slate: iPad Nano or iPod Touch Max?

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Although Apple’s CEO Steve Jobs has shunned the idea of a 7-inch tablet form factor, noting that the display size was too small to do much useful work, the Cupertino, California iPad-maker is, however, said to be experimenting with tablets with a smaller form factor. Hot off of the rumor mill is speculation that Apple […]

Galaxy S WiFi 5.0 is a Larger Galaxy Player

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It looks like Samsung is continuing its push into the portable music player (PMP) market that has been dominated by Apple’s iPod and with players such as Microsoft’s Zune. After releasing the Galaxy Player last year as a Samsung Galaxy S sans phone–like how the iPod Touch is an iPhone without the phone feature–the Korean […]

Apple Behind Push for micro USB Charging Standard

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The International Electronics Commission, IEC, has recently announced that micro USB will be the universal mobile phone charging standard used. The surprise here is that Apple, known for pushing its own standards, is throwing its support behind the micro USB charging push. Having a common charging standard will be beneficial for the environment as the […]

Rumor: Next-Generation iPod Touch to Have 3D Screen

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A new rumor posits that Apple may be exploring glasses-free 3D screen technology for its next-generation iPod Touch. The iPod Touch has evolved from a multimedia-centric PMP to a portable gaming device, and the inclusion of glasses-free 3D technology would place the portable music player in direct competition with Nintendo’s 3DS portable handheld gaming device. […]

House of Marley iPod Accessories and Headphones at CES

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Rohan Marley, the son of music legend Bob Marley, launched a line of iPod and iPhone accessories at CES 2011. Reggae fans will instantly recognize the names behind the accessories. The Jammin, Freedom and Destiny  lines of earbuds and iPod docks stand out in the sea of iAccessories. Many of the accessories feature wood grain, […]

Bowers & Wilkins Intros Zeppelin Air, Apple AirPlay Speaker

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Bowers & Wilkins introduced the Zeppelin Air at CES 2011 in Las Vegas. This new iPod speaker is compatible with Apple Airplay, which means users will be able to stream and control music wirelessly from the comfort of  any iPad, iPhone, Mac or PC.  The Bowers & Wilkins Zeppelin Air has five discrete amplifiers and […]

Valups Tivizen Receiver Brings Digital TV to iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch

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If you want mobile digital TV while on the go, Valups’s Tivizen receiver aims to deliver with a tiny dock connector dongle and flexible antenna that will be able to pick up live, local broadcast digital TV signals. The Tivizen receiver itself comes with a rechargeable battery that delivers 2.5 hours of mobile digital TV […]

Android Cowon D3 Plenue PMP to Challenge Galaxy Player, iPod Touch

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The Cowon D3 Plenue is an Android 2.1-powered music player that looks like a phone, but eschews the phone radio to be a portable music player. With a touchscreen, smartphone OS, and a number of high-end features, the device will compete in the same market as Apple’s iPod Touch and Samsung’s Galaxy Player. The device […]

Apple’s Black Friday Sale Starts Now in Some Locales, Deals Disappoint

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While some manufacturers and retailers are knocking off big dollars for Black Friday, Apple’s offering just a few percentage points off its popular core products, including the iPad, iPod Touch and MacBook lineups. The first signs of Apple’s Black Friday sale is in Australia, where it’s already Black Friday, even though Aussies don’t celebrate turkey […]

My Next Watch is Multi-Touch

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There’s some pretty cool gadgetry over at KickStarter.com. I recently pledged $5o for the Glif, an iPhone 4 tripod mount and found another gem on the site. The TikTok+LunaTik Multi-Touch Watch Kits project transforms any current generation iPod into a multi-touch watch. There are other iPod Nano watch kits out there, but these ones actually […]

ZTE Peel Case: iPhone Finally Comes to Sprint…Sort Of…

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The case of the ZTE Peel Case for U.S. CDMA carrier presents an interesting proposition for onlookers of Apple’s iPhone but reluctant to commit either to AT&T or a two-year contract. With the ZTE Peel, a case with an integrated CDMA radio, owners of Apple’s iPod Touch–which has been described as an iPhone without the […]