Amy Gilroy

Amy has been reporting on the consumer electronics industry since cellphones and compact disc players were first introduced. She's worked for numerous industry publications and was a senior editor at This Week in Consumer Electronics (TWICE) magazine for 15 years.
Best Buy logo
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How Best Buy is Beating the Odds

Best Buy reported today comparable store sales were up 1.6 percent with online sales up 22 percent, sending...

LinksWell-Walt-Detlefsen
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Another New Safety Brand Debuts

A new mobile electronics driver safety brand will launch June 1 in the U.S. to be led by...

VAIS GSR satellite radio interface
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VAIS Intros SiriusXM Solutions for Ford F150 and More

ENGLEWOOD, CO - VAIS Technology has released two new satellite radio integrated solutions specifically designed for  2017 Ford...

DS18-EXL_SQ6.5C
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DS18 Adds New Component Speakers

DS18 announced the addition of a car audio component speaker to its EXL line.   The new SQ...

Boss CarPlay
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BOSS Gets CarPlay Approval for $349 Deck

BOSS International Group (BIG) announced it will deliver two CarPlay head units in June at $349.99 each, setting...

Grom Audio Vline
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GROM Extends VLine Video Interface to Toyota

BELMONT, CA--GROM Audio  announced its new VLine aftermarket infotainment system upgrade is now available for select Toyota models....

CarPlay Apple
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Here’s the Next CarPlay Deck

Power Acoustik has already received Apple certification for a car audio deck to be announced in June or...

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Ex-12 Volt Retailer Takes $1M in Fleet Sales

Tom Keenan found that his car audio sales were shrinking and it was getting harder to make ends...

Kicker Goodguys
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Kicker Hosts Goodguys Classic Car Event

STILLWATER, OK – In what is becoming tradition, KICKER World Headquarters played host to nearly 50 classic cars...

Ford-CarPlay-Sync3
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Ford Expands CarPlay and Android Auto

Ford is expanding CarPlay and Android Auto capability to all 2016 models with SYNC 3 through Ford’s first...

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New Pioneer CarPlay Radios Hit $400; Include Waze

With a new line of 5 NEX AV radios, Pioneer Electronics becomes the first aftermarket car audio supplier...

DS18 Gen x
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DS18 Ships New GEN-X Line

DS18 announced the new GEN-X series of speakers delivering clear and loud audio performance.   They use a unique...

Bose-Mazda-6 with upmixer
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Installer Tip: Working With a Factory Upmixer

By Ken Ward “What’s an upmixer? It’s a piece of software implemented in a DSP that’s designed to...

Rachel-Clark-K40
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K40 Names New VP Sales & Marketing

ELGIN, IL,– K40 Electronics is pleased to announce the promotion of Rachel Clark to Vice President of Sales...

Uber-CEO-dash-cam-DVR
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Dash Cams Are Finally Moving

Sales of dash cams or digital video recorders (DVRs) that record as you drive are slowly gaining with...

AudioControl-training
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AudioControl and Innovative Marketing Hold Training

Seattle, WA,  AudioControl (audiocontrol.com) recently completed a comprehensive sales and installation training program along with its regional rep,...

Planet-Audio-receiver-2017
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Planet Audio Ships New Decks

Planet Audio has begun shipping its 2017 line of CD and Digital Media Receivers in single- and double...

Pioneer booth at CES
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Pioneer Sales Fall in North America

Pioneer announced a slide in both sales and profits for the full fiscal year 2017 ending March 31....

VAIS-GSR-U01
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VAIS Intros Universal Add-On System for SiriusXM

VAIS Technology announces a new Universal (stock one) approach for adding integrated SiriusXM tuners to most vehicles. Its...

Gentex-toll-mirror smart mirror
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This Smart Mirror is Even Smarter

A high tech smart mirror with a toll payment transponder embedded within, may land in the aftermarket in...