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  1. Automobile voice command systems can contribute to distracted drivingRead the original story

    5 hrs ago |

    People have taken automobile road trips almost since the car was invented. In the US, Europe and at many other locations, driving vacations are often the best way to experience a country.


  2. Old-Timey MP3 Player Blends Old Styling With New TechnologyRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Hack a day

    No, this isn't the first commercial MP3 player ever produced. It's a blend of the old and the new, old time looks with modern electronics.


  3. Last Tower standing - Sun, 21 Dec 2014 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Spokesman-Review

    In 2006, the Great American Group, no great American, won the right in court to liquidate the bankrupt Tower Records, despite other bidders who hoped to salvage the record business. For much of the U.S. - and other parts of the world, where Tower had also established itself as the epicenter of CD culture - that was the day that the music, as many knew it, died.


  4. How Innovation Helped Apple Win Its Antitrust LawsuitRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Wall St. Cheat Sheet

    Apple recently won a lawsuit over an iTunes update that caused music sold by competitors' stores to be incompatible with its iPod music players, in a victory that demonstrates how constant innovation - or at least improvements - with a tech company's hardware and software can be its best defense against lawsuits. As The New York Times reported, an eight-member jury in federal court rejected a lawsuit 10 years in the making, giving Apple the victory in an antitrust lawsuit that accused Apple of using a software update to orchestrate a monopoly over the digital music market.


  5. The Interview: just one subplot in Sony's troubled big pictureRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Business News

    On the day that Sony Pictures decided to cancel the release of The Interview - a comedy about the fictional assassination of the North Korean leader, Kim Jong-un - the firm's employees were advised to cover their keyboard with a cloth when logging into email "so that hackers can't see what you are typing". The instruction came via a spoof Twitter account using the name of the parent company's Japanese chief executive, Kazuo Hirai.


  6. Luxa2 Groovy T Magic Boom Box Speaker Quick ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Ambot ah!

    There are different ways you could connect your music player to a pair of speakers. There's the classic wired approach that uses a 3.5mm cable, docking the device onto the speakers itself, over Wi-Fi, Bluetooth pairing, and NFC pairing.


  7. People Don't Buy Products, They Buy Better Versions of ThemselvesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 |

    There is the famous story about Steve Jobs when he invented the iPod and everyone in the news and the rest of the tech industry scratched their head a little. MP3 players had been around for quite a while, what was so different about the iPod? Of course, people argued many things were different, but one of the key aspects was how Jobs marketed and presented it: When everyone else was saying "1GB storage on your MP3 player", telling people about the product, Apple went ahead and made you a better person , that has 1000 songs in your pocket.


  8. The magic and miracle of the marketplace: Christmas 1964 vs. 2014 - " there's no comparisonRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 18 | AEI

    Pictured above are some color TVs from the 627-page 1964 Sears Christmas Catalog, available here at the WishbookWeb website along with many other Christmas catalogs from 1933 to 1988. The original prices are listed , and those prices are also shown converted to today's 2014 dollars using the BLS Inflation Calculator : $5,700 for the basic console TV model and $6,100 for the more expensive model .


  9. Samsung Galaxy S4 MiniRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2013 | CNet News

    The Samsung Galaxy S4 Mini brings a strong feature set for a midrange phone, including Android 4.2, a dual-core processor, and an 8-megapixel camera. The Sprint version has excellent call quality.


  10. AudioFlood's waterproof iPod is a swimmer's music dream come trueRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | The Unofficial Apple Weblog (TUAW)

    Swimming in an incredible form of exercises, especially as you age , but there's one problem for people like myself who use exercise time to work through podcasts and records you'd like to check out. Namely, it's really difficult to listen to music underwater.


  11. Aether Cone: A new simple, elegant speaker that focuses on a seamless listening experienceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Cool Hunting

    In a market saturated with compact music players, it's refreshing to see a brand that stands out from the pack. With a focus on ease of use and elegant design, the Aether Cone promises to maintain its status as the sleekest container for tunes on the market.


  12. Hyundai Reveals New Audio Display Infotainment System Ahead of CESRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Motor Trend

    Hyundai will give a sneak peek of its upcoming smartphone-based infotainment system for select new cars this January at the 2015 Consumer Electronics Show . The new system, called Display Audio, doesn't have a CD player or a built-in navigation system, but instead relies on an Apple or Android smartphone.


  13. Judge: No Steve Jobs for youRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Macworld UK

    ... April 2011 and shown during the recent trial of a case alleging Apple stymied competition of its iPod digital music players. While 27 minutes of Jobs' video deposition were shown to the jury and a transcript had been made public, the news companies ...


  14. Bittel is Bringing Major Changes to Hotel Nightstands with the Debut of UNOMedia 5Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Hospitality Net

    Beautifully designed with a small footprint, the all-in-one UNOMedia 5 offers clock radio, enhanced music player and charging station able to simultaneously accommodate up to seven mobile devices Today's mobile-dependent travelers are demanding convenient guestroom charging of their personal mobile devices, while hoteliers and designers are searching for an attractive, functional, cost-effective solution. Bittel's UNOMedia 5 is responding to that charging demand as well as offering an enhanced music player in a beautifully designed, space saving footprint.


  15. Judge denies request to release Steve Jobs trial videoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | KVIA-TV El Paso

    A California judge has denied a request by media companies to release a videotaped deposition of Apple's Steve Jobs, taken six months before his death in 2011. Jobs's taped deposition was used in a class-action lawsuit, which had been in court for a decade, that argued Apple abused its monopoly power in the music industry.


  16. Apple found not guilty in music antitrust lawsuitRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | MacMinute

    Apple has won an antitrust trial as a U.S. jury decided the company didn't act improperly when it restricted music purchases for iPod users to Apple's iTunes digital store, reports Reuters . The verdict was read in an Oakland, California federal court.


  17. The Rise of a New Smartphone Giant: China's XiaomiRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 |

    ... its competitors. Li Nan , vice president of the rival Meizu, which began in the early 2000s by making digital music players and aims at customers slightly older and wealthier than Xiaomi's, likens the devotion of Xiaomi supporters to a religion. ...


  18. Apple Wins iPod Lawsuit Filed by Consumers Over Price of Music PlayersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | News Max

    Apple won a billion-dollar class-action iPod lawsuit on Tuesday when a California jury sided with the tech giant. The eight-member jury in U.S. District Court rejected a claim by attorneys for consumers and iPod resellers, who argued that Apple's use of restrictive software amounted to anticompetitive behavior aimed at freezing out competing makers of portable music players, according to The Associated Press.


  19. A Lawsuit Won & A Tarnished CEO FiredRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 17 |

    In the last 24 hours Apple was victorious in fighting the class-action lawsuit over its iPod prices and American Apparel has officially fired its founder and CEO. APPLE The AP has reported that a federal jury decided Tuesday that Apple didn't compete unfairly when it sold music players and songs with copy-protection software that was incompatible with rival devices and music from competing online stores.


  20. Apple wins class-action lawsuit over iPod pricesRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 17 | WMC-TV Memphis

    A federal jury decided Tuesday that Apple didn't compete unfairly when it sold music players and songs with copy-protection software that was incompatible with rival devices and music from competing online stores. The eight-member jury in U.S. District Court handed Apple a victory by rejecting a claim from attorneys for consumers and iPod resellers, who were seeking as much as $1 billion in a class-action lawsuit.