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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...

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...

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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...

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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...

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...

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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...

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....

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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...

DriveAssist driver safety line launches
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Upscale Driver Safety Company Launches

On June 1, supplier Cybcar America will launch a high tech line of driver safety products through a...

Auto Page-C3
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Auto Page Closes Doors But May Reopen

Auto Page, maker of remote starters, and its owner Varad, maker of automotive lighting, closed their doors almost...

Rydeen-Roadgear
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New RoadGear Brand Debuts

A budget line of smart mirrors and cameras has been released under the RoadGear Mobile brand by Rydeen...

The Wholesale House
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12V Industry Members Convicted of Defrauding Distributor

Three industry members have  been convicted of defrauding The Wholesale House based in Hicksville, OH, a distributor of...

Maestro AR with PC
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Maestro AR Ships in Limited Quantities

Automotive Data Solutions (ADS) is now shipping in limited quantities the Maestro AR interface that allows easier integration...

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Kenwood Announces Two New Reps

Kenwood USA announced two new partnerships with manufacturers' sales representative firms. Momentum Marketing, based in Prosper, TX; and...

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15 Percent of Customers Bring Their Own Car Stereo

At many car audio dealers close to 1 in 6 customers arrive with their own car audio equipment,...

Apple iPhone 7
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iPhone Sales Continue Downward Trend

For the fourth quarter in a row, Apple iPhone sales showed a dip in sales falling a slight...

idatalink-maestro
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ADS Awarded Patent For Maestro

Automotive Data Solutions (ADS), makers of the iDatalink Maestro audio interface products, was granted a US patent,  on...