Car News

Kobo On Sale at Borders June 17

Borders is making its eReader and eBookstore entry official. It began taking pre-orders for its Kobo eReader that...

Remote Start Apps Due from Audiovox, CompuStar

By Amy Gilroy More car electronics suppliers are jumping on the app bandwagon for remote starting your car...

High Inventory Hurts Garmin’s First Quarter

By Amy Gilroy Garmin suffered from high inventories in portable navigation devices (PNDs), reporting lower sales and earnings...

Microsoft KIN “Cloud Phones” Launch May 6

By Amy Gilroy Microsoft announced a May 6 debut for its KIN “Cloud phones” through Verizon Wireless online...

Kicker Enters Best Buy This Month

By Amy Gilroy Kicker confirmed one of the worst kept 12-volt secrets—that its line of 12-volt products will...

Sirius XM: Strong Sales, Profits; New Service Expected

By Amy Gilroy Sirius XM subscribers inched to almost to 19 million, as the company reported a sold...

Bookeen WiFi eReader Due in June

Bookeen is just about to ship two eReaders it showed at the Consumer Electronics Show in January including...

Scosche Shows First Protoype 12V iPad Kit

Yikes! Is this the first iPad kit for the car? Scosche is showing its retailers an iPad kit...

iPad 12V Install Lures CNN, Alpine

We checked back with the iPad installer at SoundMan Car Audio in Santa Clarita, CA. whom we showed...

Sony’s Dash Finally on Sale

The latest gadget for the countertop—the Sony Dash—goes on sale today after making a small splash at the...

HP Reaches Agreement to Buy Palm

In what can only be seen as great news for smartphone-maker Palm, Hewlett-Packard is planning to purchase Palm...

Garmin Bids on Raymarine

Garmin is back to trying to purchase UK-based marine electronics supplier Raymarine, reportedly for 15 pounds ($22.8) per...

New iPad Add-ons on Way

By Amy Gilroy As the iPod spawned a $1.2 billion accessories market, you can be sure its grandfather,...

Sirius XM Gets NASDAQ OK

Good news for Sirius XM fans. You will want to know that the satellite radio company, whose stock...

End of Recession for Cellphones

iSuppli pronounced the end of the recession for the cellphone industry after a great fourth quarter and predicted...

JL Audio’s Shopatron Heating Up

JL Audio says its retailer program with Shopatron has been gaining steam over the past nine months, with...

First iPod Home A/V Docks from Pioneer

By Amy Gilroy Pioneer Electronics entered the home iPod A/V speaker-dock category with four models, claiming it is...

Don’t Cry for TomTom

By Amy Gilroy Don’t cry for TomTom, because business at the GPS maker is apparently picking up. In...

FLO TV Sales: First Report

Audiovox's FLO TV for the car--the $399 tuner that delivers 20 channels of video on the road--is off...

Sirius XM on Android Phones

Sirius XM is bringing its app to more smartphones with a new app for the Droid and Nexus...