The Best Heart Rate Monitor May Go in Your Ear

Chest strap heart rate monitors are uncomfortable and annoying. HRM watches, like the MIO Alpha, have a lot of potential, but they still lose contact frequently. Valencell is going in a different direction, building a heart rate sensor into something most of us are already wearing: our headphones. » 1/08/13 12:00pm 1/08/13 12:00pm

The iRiver Story HD Is the First E-Book Reader Integrated with Google…

Though it sorta looks like a classier but blinged out Kindle, the iRiver Story HD is actually the first e-book reader that'll be integrated with Google eBooks. Which means you can buy Google eBooks over Wi-Fi. » 7/11/11 9:35am 7/11/11 9:35am

iRiver Story Ereader Hits US Shores This Month; Pricing Still a…

iRiver's Story eReader has taken its sweet time making a stateside appearance, and as of today, it's still not here. But it's coming! Sometime in January, to be "specific." But will it be as comically expensive as its European counterpart? » 1/05/10 12:29pm 1/05/10 12:29pm

iriver Story Reviewed: Nice, But No Kindle...or Reader

PC Pro reviewed the iRiver Story. And to no one's surprise, it's not a bad eBook/PDF reader, but it's too expensive compared to more established competitors. » 12/02/09 9:30am 12/02/09 9:30am

iRiver E200 Confirmed in Capacities Up to 16GB

All of the news pretty much leaked anyway, but in case you needed iRiver to announce their E200 to believe it actually exists, they've taken that leap...with no mention of price or release date. » 8/06/09 10:00am 8/06/09 10:00am

First Aluminum iRiver E200 Pics

iRiver has some of the most stylish tech gear this side of Apple, but the upcoming E200 player looks boringly similar to its E100 predecessor, despite a new thinner, all-metal design, and a larger screen. » 7/05/09 6:00am 7/05/09 6:00am

Iriver P35 Touchscreen PMP With Wi-Fi Is Coming to America

We're so used to gadgets afraid to leave the safety of Japan or Korea to travel to our unforgiving west that it's always a treat when it unexpectedly happens—especially a gadget like iriver's P35 PMP. » 5/27/09 1:30am 5/27/09 1:30am

Overheard in the Pool: Michael Phelps and His LZR Racer Aquabeat…

Yoooo have you heard this Phish bootleg from Birmingham in '94? The one where they do a 36 minute jam of "Tom Sawyer"? So sweet man. So sweet. » 4/14/09 1:00pm 4/14/09 1:00pm

iriver P7 Touchscreen PMP Available for Pre-Order

iriver's P7, the 4.3" touchscreen PMP with a mysterious "magazine-style layout" for a GUI, is now available for pre-order for the reasonable price of $169/199 for the 8GB/16GB options. [J and R via DAPReview] » 3/21/09 3:15pm 3/21/09 3:15pm

iRiver Libre Is Like a Kindle Light

Japan is not new to ebooks—Sony has touted the technology overseas for some time—but with the Kindle 2, everyone is jumping on the eBoook/E Ink bandwagon, including iRiver. UPDATE » 3/05/09 4:40pm 3/05/09 4:40pm

Forget iClones, Everybody's Copying the Iriver Spinn These Days

Looks like the iriver Spinn is the hippest template for shameless plagiarism these days. Not one but two devices, a camera and a PMP, have popped up with obvious "inspiration" from iriver's '70s-influenced baby.
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Iriver P7 Gets Official, Packs Innovative... Packaging

We caught a peek of iriver's P7 PMP at CES, but now the 4.3" screened player is up on the official site with some pretty pictures and a full list of specs. » 2/21/09 4:30pm 2/21/09 4:30pm

iRiver Spinn PMP Gets Memo App, Bigger Album Art and More in 2.0…

iRiver's Spinn is certainly beautiful on the outside, but inside its software left a little lacking. A version 2.0 software update is available now which addresses a few of our gripes. » 1/21/09 9:00am 1/21/09 9:00am

Hands On: iRiver's Crazy Wave-Home Video VoiP/Web Console And Its…

The Wave Home is primarily a touch-screen video VoiP phone, but with a web browser and Chumby-like widgets built-in. It also looks like it was designed for a German modernist millionaire's night stand. » 1/08/09 6:30pm 1/08/09 6:30pm

iRiver Cell Phone Is Pure Aluminum and Touchscreen Goodness

While everyone is trying to emulate the iPhone's look, iRiver keeps playing their own metallic tune: Following the design of the beautiful Spinn—although more conservative than their experimental products—the new iRiver cellphone also has a brushed metal look, featuring both a pad as a controlling device and a large… » 11/10/08 11:59pm 11/10/08 11:59pm

Almost A Dealzmodo: Iriver Drops Prices on New MP3 Players

Always classy, always feature-packed, and usually too expensive PMP manufacturer Iriver is dropping prices on their current lineup starting today. We already covered » 11/01/08 10:00am 11/01/08 10:00am the Spinn's $50 price drop, to $190 and $230 for 4GB and 8GB capacities, and the more entry-level E100 and Lplayer drop $40, down to $70 and $100 for…

Dealzmodo: $50 Rebate on iRiver Spinn

For those who prefer a media player that's not sold by Apple, the iRiver Spinn » 10/22/08 1:00pm 10/22/08 1:00pm is a great alternative with a solid build and really interesting design. And through October 31st, you can get a $50 rebate on the 4GB and 8GB Spin. They'll still run $190 and $230 (respectively) after the rebate, which is more than…

iRiver Spinn PMP Now Available

We've heard plenty about the iRiver Spinn » 10/08/08 1:25pm 10/08/08 1:25pm PMP since it appeared at CES 2008, but now it's finally available for purchase in US markets. The 3.3-inch AMOLED touchscreen MP4 player with Bluetooth 2.0 support and roto-dial UI navigation will retail at $250 for the 4 GB player and $290 for the 8 GB player. It's available…

Zero-Cost Gadget Upgrades For the Next Great Depression

Hanging out at sites like Giz may have instilled in you an insatiable, pocket-emptying gadget habit. But now we're entering a new era-the old guys on the TV are saying that soon we may not even have pockets, let alone money for them. Don't panic though: You've probably got a wealth of gadgetry sitting underutilized… » 10/07/08 2:30pm 10/07/08 2:30pm