Car News

SafeKey Car Sobriety Device Taps InstallerNet

InstallerNet’s network of car electronics specialists will act as the installers for a new anti-drunk driving electronic device...

PVI Changes Name to E Ink

EReader screen maker Prime View International changed its name to E Ink Holdings last week, confirming its commitment...

New Kindle, Sony Reader Due July/Aug.

Amazon is preparing to release a new Kindle this summer and is reducing inventory on its current Kindle...

Auto Page Launches Internet Program

Auto Page was the second supplier last week to announce new actions against transshipping (following Clarion). Auto Page...

Nintendo May Be Next eReader Competitor

Nintendo may be the next company to jump into the eReader market…sort of. It’s 3DS portable gaming device...

TomTom Gets Directions from SpongeBob

Homer Simpson last year, now Sponge Bob. TomTom’s latest offering of “character” voices include SpongeBob SquarePants and Dora...

Sonic Responds to Al & Ed’s Proposal

Sonic Electronix founder, CEO and president Nathaniel Victor responds here to the proposal by Al & Ed’s Autosound...

Apple Sells 600K iPhone 4’s/AT&T Stops Pre-Orders

Apple reported more than 600,000 pre-orders for its iPhone 4 as of Tuesday, while AT&T halted pre-orders to...

Sony’s Move Due in Sept.

Sony showed off technology in both motion-gaming and 3D at E3, announcing its Move motion wand controller will...

JBL MS-8 In-Car Add-On Beating Forecasts

Harman claims its JBL MS-8 in-car add on system is selling above expectations after three weeks on the...

AL & ED’s Asks 12V Retailers Petition Suppliers

Al & Ed’s Autosound is calling on car electronics specialists to petition their suppliers to stop authorizing online...

First Custom Radar Dectector at Best Buy

Escort has begun selling through Best Buy a custom-installed radar detector at $699 including the cost of installation....

LG, iRiver in eBook Venture

LG Display (LGD) entered a joint venture with iRiver (which makes the $300 Story eReader) to develop OEM...

Driver Distraction Stats

Here's some stats to help you sell car trackers, in-car digital video recorders, early warning crash detectors or...

DroneMobile Remote Start App+

After much hinting, CompuStar (by Firstech) announced full details on its DroneMobile iPhone app/module for remote starting a...

Microsoft Kinect for more than Games; New Xbox Ships Today

Update: Microsoft assigned a November 4 release date for its Kinect full body control system today that will...

12 Volt Initiative in Talks with Apple

The 12 Volt Initiative is conducting ongoing talks with Apple regarding a possible participation in an industry-wide promotion...

Turn iPhone/iPad into Slot Machine

Hey, this would make a cool counter top display while customers wait at the cash register. New Potato...

Kindle 3 or Bust

The Kindle 3 will be a make or break product for Amazon says the Yankee Group, now that...

GM, Ford Fight Over Google Maps

Okay… we already know that the car makers are in a race to offer the best radio/electronics so...