Hands On the Timex Ironman iControl (Verdict: Great, But...)

Click to viewTimex teamed up with Apple for this Ironman iControl watch, which is pretty much a standard workout watch with one major difference: It has iPod controls on it. Communicating with your iPod via a little dongle that plugs into an iPod's universal docking port, you're able to control play/pause, volume up… » 8/02/07 12:00am 8/02/07 12:00am

Corega iPod Dock, a Micro Boombox for shuffle

The iPod shuffle doesn't have to feel left out of the iPod dock derby any more, because now it has its own ultra-portable speaker system from Corega Japan that matches up perfectly with the shuffle's five krazy kolors. The laws of physics might keep this microdock from sounding genuinely kick-ass, but its claimed… » 7/05/07 11:45am 7/05/07 11:45am

Ghetto Blaster Nouveau is No Less Annoying

Here's a redesign of that annoying ghetto blaster from the '70s and '80s, but this one is more ergonomic, with a shape that naturally hangs on the shoulder. There's plenty of room inside the top section for a nice big bass speaker, while the extended part that hangs down your back gives those big bass sound waves some… » 6/05/07 9:21am 6/05/07 9:21am

Philips Buying DLO, Thinks iPod Accessories are Wave of the Future

Philips, always on the bleeding edge of the consumer electronics industry, has decided to buy DLO, makers of all sorts of iPod accessories. Do you think iPod accessories will be popular? Philips is like the Nostradamus of gadgets, so I bet this means that this sector is really going to take off, although it might take… » 4/13/07 12:10pm 4/13/07 12:10pm