Battlelessmodo, Chesnut Hill Sound George

After narrowly losing the Battlemodo finale, the Altec Lansing IMV712 was angry, pissed even. A split decision loss wasn't what the heavyweight had in mind as we called a few extra low blows on behalf of the lightweight champion, the Griffin Amplifi. » 8/09/07 12:30pm 8/09/07 12:30pm

SEMIFINALS, Eton Sound 100 iPod vs. Altec Lansing IMV712

In our last semifinals match in our iPod Dock Bracket, the diminutive Eton Sound 100 iPod battles the buff Altec Lansing IMV712. It's Porsche vs. Corvette, surf vs. turf, briefs vs. boxers—it's a competition for the ages, and the winner has a 50/50 chance at taking it all home. » 8/02/07 12:30pm 8/02/07 12:30pm

SEMI FINALS, Logitech AudioStation Express Vs. Griffin Amplifi

There are only three battles left in our iPod Dock Bracket, and we will have a final verdict by the end of the week. Yes, we're amazed, too! For our first semifinals battle, our kings of cheap battle it out for the Cheapo Dock title. In one corner we have the AudioStation Express. In the other, we have the Griffin… » 8/01/07 12:00pm 8/01/07 12:00pm

Bose Sound Dock Vs. Altec Lansing IM7 Vs. Altec Lansing IMV712

In our final match of round 2 in our iPod Bracket Battle, we have the three most expensive systems left. The Altec Lansing "boombox" IM7 faces off against the Bose Sound Dock...while battling the hi-fi slayer, the Altec Lansing IMV712. The winner of this match very well could be the winner of the entire competition.… » 7/25/07 11:30am 7/25/07 11:30am

iHome iH52 vs. XtremeMac Tango vs. Eton Sound 100 iPod

Round two of our iPod Dock Bracket continues as three docks battle it out for our eternal love and loyalty...until the next round. It's heavyweights iHome iH52 and XtremeMac Tango duking it out in the same ring as the welterweight Eton Sound 100 iPod. Who will win? Why would you even read the teaser anymore? Just hit… » 7/20/07 11:30am 7/20/07 11:30am

Altec Lansing IM600 vs. Griffin Amplifi

For our next round of the iPod Dock Bracket, we're pitting the Altec Lansing IM600 against the Griffin Amplifi. The IM300 is sleek and portable, while the Amplifi is large and in charge. Which one is good enough to make it through to the final four? » 7/18/07 12:30pm 7/18/07 12:30pm

Logitech Audiostation Express Vs. Altec Lansing IM3

Our iPod Dock Battlemodo Round 2 has begun! The fights are quicker, dirtier and a lot more decisive—as the winner moves onto the final four. First up: the Logitech AudioStation Express vs. the Altec Lansing IM3. » 7/17/07 11:40am 7/17/07 11:40am

iPod Bracket Update, Elite 8ish

After the first round of our iPod Dock Bracket competition, here are the winners who will be moving on to fight another day. There were upsets, as I for one expected the AudioStation to beat the aging Bose system. And the Altec Lansing products have done extremely well thus—though they admittedly make a ton of docks,… » 7/08/07 2:27pm 7/08/07 2:27pm

Apple Hi-Fi Vs. Altec Lansing IMV712

Today, as our two most expensive units battle, marks the close of our first round of iPod Dock Battlemodo. First, we have the $349 Apple Hi-Fi. It's the Chosen System, blessed by the hands of Steve Jobs himself. And while it's late on the scene, that allowed Apple a chance to learn from the mistakes of other… » 7/07/07 5:15pm 7/07/07 5:15pm

iPod Dock Bracket, Bose SoundDock vs. Logitech AudioStation

For our next iPod Bracket Battle, we are featuring the most famous of all the iPod docks&dmash;the Bose SoundDock. But its challenger is no slouch. The Logitech AudioStation is younger, hipper and ready to spill Budweiser all over Bose's Zima-drinking butt. Who wins the competition? » 7/03/07 11:30am 7/03/07 11:30am

iPod Dock Bracket, Altec Lansing iM7 vs. Cambridge Soundworks Playdock i

THESE DOCKS WORK WITH THE IPHONE!! READ THIS POST!! Full disclosure: We have no clue if either the Altec Lansing iM7 or the Cambridge Soundworks Playdock i will work with the iPhone. We were lying to get you to read the next review in our iPod Bracket Battle. You don't have to if you don't want to. » 6/28/07 3:00pm 6/28/07 3:00pm

iPod Dock Bracket, Sonic Impact T24 Vs. Eton Sound 100 iPod

For today's match in our iPod Bracket Battle, the Sonic Impact T24 ($179.99) faces off against the Eton Sound 100 iPod ($199). And let me tell you, these docks hate each other, Montagues and Capulets-style. » 6/27/07 12:30pm 6/27/07 12:30pm

iPod Dock Bracket, JBL On Time vs. XtremeMac Tango

We're finally getting to some more expensive docks in our Super, Mega, Ultra iPod Dock Battle. On one corner, we have the JBL On Time. It's our second clock dock, and it's pissed (we think...tough to tell). In the other corner, we have the XtremeMac Tango. It smells excellent—like our favorite variation of RightGuard.… » 6/22/07 12:30pm 6/22/07 12:30pm

Ultimate iPod Bracket Update That's Ultimate

Some of you may be completely confused as to our current obsession with iPod docks. For those who may have missed it, we've been running an NCAA-style (but way better) bracket full of 20 speaker systems fighting for our hearts, only to be won by the most bestest dock in the world (judged by style, function and sound). » 6/21/07 12:30pm 6/21/07 12:30pm

iPod Dock Bracket, iLive Studio vs. iHome iH52

In our next iPod Bracket Battle, two companies with "i" in their name are trying to make it in a world where "we" are all a little sick of the lower case lettering. » 6/20/07 12:30pm 6/20/07 12:30pm

iPod Dock Bracket, Kensington SX3000R Vs. Altec Lansing iM600

Today's bracket battle is between the Kensington SX3000R ($169.99) and the Altec Lansing iM600 ($149.99). Two docks. Two grudges. Two legit to quit. » 6/14/07 12:30pm 6/14/07 12:30pm

iPod Dock Bracket, Griffin Amplifi Vs. Logitech mm50

It's time for the $150 battle in our running iPod Dock Bracket. In one corner, we have the Logitech mm50. It's sleek and has excellent posture. We're guessing its grammar is pretty good, too. In the other corner, we have the alleged steroid-pumping Griffin Amplifi. Raised on the streets, the Amplifi showed up with a… » 6/12/07 11:30am 6/12/07 11:30am