Friday, October 27, 2006

Ion Audio released iPA03 iPod PA System


Ion Audio released an iPod capable PA system designed for broadcasting the music player audio outdoors or at other public events. Named the iPA03, it consists of a one-piece, stage-class stereo loudspeaker that broadcasts the audio from an iPod at professional line-out quality, according to the manufacturer. The speaker is designed to operate in tandem with other live performance equipment with connections for an XLR microphone, instruments, and RCA audio sources with individually adjustable gain levels on all three inputs. Ion Audio's system is transportable via wheels with a retractable handle, and is pole-mountable. The iPA03 works with all dockable iPods through a Universal Dock adapter and is shipping from online retailer zZounds for 400 USD.


iLuv ships i9200 speaker system


iLuv has begun shipping its i9200 speaker system. The main receiver features four vertically-mounted CD loaders and a CD changer, allowing audiophiles who prefer physical media to quickly exchange discs while keeping favorites close at hand, according to Electronista. Less conventional listeners can also play MP3 CDs or connect an iPod via a universal dock that supports all dockable iPods. The i9200 also integrates an AM/FM alarm clock radio, and includes auxiliary inputs for playing music from other audio devices. iLuv is shipping the i9200 in black or white for 250 USD.


Friday, October 13, 2006

Baseball America Podcast get news for you


Baseball America delivers baseball news you can not get anywhere else. Covering the game from a player-development point of view, the staff of BA will deliver its take on what's going on in the world of baseball every week on its podcast, analyzing the game from the majors and minors--with an emphasis on prospects--through our unparalleled college and high school coverage. Visit BaseballAmerica.com to find more info.



Monday, October 09, 2006

SportCommand for iPod: your wireless ipod contoller

Belkin has announced the SportCommand for iPod. This is a wireless iPod remote control that is built to be extremely durable and resistant.
Strap the fabric remote to your arm, store your iPod in your backpack or jacket, and then listen to all your jams while you snowboard or bike. With its weather-resistant durability, the SportCommand is perfect for outdoor activities, such as snowboarding, mountain biking, and hiking. The SportCommand will be shipping in November in North America, with launches in Asia, Europe, and Australia to follow shortly.

more info about SportCommand for iPod


Friday, October 06, 2006

iLive launches Home Docking System for iPod


iLive has released the Home Docking System for iPod featuring a DVD/CD/CDR/CDRW/digital audio CD/JPEG CD player, iPod charger, digital AM/FM stereo radio, remote control, digital clock, stereo speakers, a 4 preset equalizer and comes in black or white and is available now for $129.99. The audio video ports include composite video output, stereo audio outputs, stereo headphone output and an auxiliary input. You can also charge, amplify and remotely control an iPod 5G, iPod photo, iPod, iPod mini, and iPod nano.



Thursday, October 05, 2006

Xmod audio adapter by Creative


Creative has unveiled Xmod audio adapter, a device offering USB connectivity that converts audio up to a 24-bit signal before it reaches speakers. The adapter uses a proprietary crystalizer to analyze compression artifacts and repair lost audio quality.
Xmod audio adapter requires no driver software installation, enabling users of Mac OS X Panther systems or later to simply plug the device into their computers and speakers. The Xmod plugs into portable media players such as Apple iPod or Microsoft Zune via a special AC adapter, and is slated for shipment late this month for 80 USD.


Monday, October 02, 2006

Switchpod to Offer Free Audiobooks


Wizzard Software has announced that they have entered into a licensing agreement with Voice Factory International to add thousands of hours of audiobooks to the Switchpod Network. Switchpod.com will offer this extensive collection of classic books for digital download in podcast format at absolutely no cost to the consumer.
Over 100 books in all, Switchpod.com will offer the following titles at the launch of this new service including: The War of the Worlds - HG Wells; The Tale of Flopsy Bunnies – Beatrix Potter; A Christmas Carol - Charles Dickens.



Saturday, September 30, 2006

Brando unveiled 4 in 1 iPod Car Kit


Brando Workshop has unveiled its 4-in-1 iPod Car Kit, offering users the functionality of an FM transmitter, car charger, car holder, and remote together in one device. The kit plugs into the vehicle's 12-volt accessory socket to charge the iPod, can broadcast on four FM frequencies, and features RadioPlay to pipe radio stations through the iPod.
The 4-in-1 iPod Car Kit costs 30 USD works with third-, fourth-, and fifth-generation iPods as well as iPod mini, iPod nano.