Car News

“Car Audio” Gets 3.5M Hits/Mo.on Google

The term “car audio” is searched for on Google 3.5 million times a month in the U.S. By...

Dual Adds its 1st iPhone-Ready Car Radios

Dual is shipping its first car radios with USB iPhone control (in addition to iPod control). The $159...

Borders Adds Libre; Gets Aggressive in eReaders

Borders is turning up the heat in eReaders and plans to carry 10 models by the end of...

Audi Gets WiFi on 2011 A8

Audi is set to become the first car company to offer WiFi as a factory option, it claims,...

B&N Launches iPad App, Kindle iPad App Goes International

With Apple selling more than 1.5 million eBooks in the first 28 of the iPad’s launch, it’s no...

Sony Adds New CD-Less Decks

Sony is adding two new CD-less head units that forgo the CD player in favor of connecting an...

Wave of iPad Car Kits Coming

New iPad kits are arriving from three suppliers, which leaves us wondering if an iPad-in-your-car rage is brewing....

Dell Streak Due End of Summer

The Dell Streak is officially due at the end of summer in the U.S., while Britain will get...

Shake up at Microsoft’s Entertainment Div.

Microsoft is changing the guard at the helm of its entertainment division which oversees such items as the...

Mobile DTV Delayed Til Holidays

The in-store launch for Mobile DTV—free digital DTV to portables and car TVs—has been delayed until the pre-Christmas...

Car AV Sales Rise in April by 1%

UPDATE! The good folks at the NPD Group revised the total car audio numbers given us to uniformly...

FlipSYNC Key Fob is an iPhone Charging Cable

Scosche is shipping a flipSYNC key fob that doubles as a charging or sync cable for an iPod/iPhone...

Pandora Car Radio Sell Through: 1st Look

As best we can tell, Pandora radios, the head units from Alpine and Pioneer, that let users listen...

Pioneer Sneaks in a Second Pandora Radio

Pioneer announced at its Road Show this month (but forgot to tell the press) about the AVIC-Z120BT—its second...

Sony Google TVs Due in Fall

In the next bid to merge the Internet with TVs, Sony will deliver TVs this fall using Google...

iPhone, Android Phones May Get Tethering

Get ready to start saving on air card fees. The upcoming iPhone 4.0 OS expected to be released...

Mother’s Day eReader Sales: No Big Spike for Off-Brands

If you are not a Kindle, Nook, Sony Reader or iPad, Mother’s Day may not have seen the...

JVC Launches Viral Video with All-American Rejects

JVC Mobile Entertainment is launching its third “Turn Me On” viral video campaign, this time featuring the band...

L5 Turns iPhone into Remote

The L5 add-on that turns an iPhone/iPod touch into a remote control for home theater products and appliances...

Samsung Delays eReader

Samsung will not be releasing its E6 $299 WiFi eReader this spring as planned and may be looking...