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.

Free TomTom GPS

Hey, they give away iPod Touches, so why not a free GPS? If you buy new Continental Tires—four...

Polk Ships $99 Gaming Monitor

Polk is now shipping a $99 "HitMaster," designed to boost the sound for video games like Rock Band...

$69 GPS/Phone From T-Mobile

It’s another blow to the once high-flying portable navigation device (PND) market—a new $69 Nokia phone with free...

Asus Shows 9″ eReader

ASUS showed a DR-900 eReader with a 9-inch screen plus 3G and WiFi connectivity at CeBit 2010. The...

TomTom Adds Traffic to iPhone App

TomTom will update its iPhone navigation app to include real-time traffic and Google Local search plus other features....

Motorola GPS With BT/Internet at $249

Motorola began selling through Amazon it’s portable GPS devices announced in January, which are the company’s first to...

iPhone Streaming for Pioneer AVRs

New Pioneer AV receivers are the company’s first to let you sit on the couch and stream music...

Cool-er eReaders Sign D&H

The Cool-er eReader is now likely to broaden its U.S. distribution beyond QVC with a new agreement with...

iPhone OS Could End Up on Web-TV Boxes and Other Phones

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Sub $129 eReader from Nextar

General merchandise stores may soon be selling eReaders as Nextar, which caters to stores such as K Mart,...

Sirius Expects New Service Plans

Sirius XM, which seems to have successfully clawed its way back from the brink of extinction, said it...

10 Billionth Song Downloaded on iTunes

Apple's website announced this milestone with a listing of the most popular songs on iTunes of all time...

Nintendo DSi XL to Launch March 28

Nintendo set a launch date for its newest DSi handheld game machine with a larger screen, called the...

Garmin Beats Expectations, Will Push Fitness

Garmin fared better than expected in its results for the fourth quarter ended December 26, 2009, with revenue...

Intel Huron River Notebook Platform in 2011

Intel is expected to announce early next year a new Huron River notebook platform preceded by new desktop...

Smartbooks to Hit 163M in 2015

As shown in Apple’s iPad, new devices that sandwich themselves between a smartphone and a netbook are on...

Traffic’s Getting Worse (Again)

Here’s a selling point for car electronics and GPS devices: the typical commuter with a 30-minute ride to...

Walmart Buys VUDU

In a signal that ordinary TV-watching is now a thing of the past, and Internet-connected TVs will soon...

B&N Ups Nook Supply

Barnes & Noble said sales of its nook eReader have been surprisingly strong, leading the bookseller to ramp...

New TomTom iPhone Dash Kit

Love your turn-by-turn navi, but hate having your windshield blocked? There’s a new stick-to-the-dash TomTom kit for the...