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Kobo $149 eReader Heads to Borders

By Amy Gilroy Kobo, the eBook retailer, is launching its own $149 eReader to be sold through bookstores...

Ford Ships 2 Million Sync Radios

By Amy Gilroy The Ford Sync—the coolest factory radio-- has been installed on more than two million cars,...

iTag App Finds Your Phone

A new iTag Android app helps you find your lost phone, even when it is set to silent...

Sprint 4G Evo Phone at CTIA

By Amy Gilroy Updated! The CTIA Wireless show opens today with Sprint finally showing off its 4G Evo...

Pioneer Lets Go of 2 Execs

In more downsizing for the car AV industry Pioneer Electronics has let go of two execs: Michael Townsen,...

Can AT&T Help Palm?

Palm’s “Pre Plus” and “Pixi Plus” smartphones will start selling through AT&T (joining Verizon and Sprint), but will...

A Quarter of Phones to have WiFi in 2012

Wi-Fi continues to infiltrate not just smartphones, but feature cellphones, as hotspots proliferate in the home and office....

SBN Sets “Trade Only” Day

Next year’s Spring Break Nationals in Daytona Beach, FLA will include a "trade only day" on Monday, March...

Nook is Best-Selling Product at B&N

The Barnes & Noble nook eReader has become the best-selling product at Barnes & Noble since it launched...

Garmin Moves To Switzerland

Garmin said it will move its place of incorporation from the Cayman Islands to Switzerland, pending approval by...

B&N Nook Gets Exclusive Content

Barnes & Noble is offering special eBooks and prices exclusively for its nook eReader customers. When the B&N...

Mobile DTV Seems to Clear FCC

In case you are wondering if Mobile DTV—free over-the-air-live-TV to portables and car TV-- is still alive, the...

Navigon iPhone App is $25

Here’s a backdoor way that iPhone navigation just got cheaper (where it’s not already free). Navigon just launched...

Alex Ships in April at $399

The Alex eReader, heading for sale at Borders bookstores this June, is also now available for pre-order online...

iPad Pre-Orders Pass 150K

Pre-sales of the Apple iPad rolled in at an initial fast a furious rate of 120,000 units in...

TomTom iPhone Traffic is $20/yr

How much is real time traffic worth to you; an extra $20 per year? That’s what TomTom is...

Kenwood Car Decks to Read Email

Finally, it looks like aftermarket suppliers are waking up to the new reality that people want more from...

DS Sales Hit Record High in Feb.

Maybe Apple’s iPod Touch isn’t putting the quash on Nintendo DS portables as much as some believed. The...

Barnes & Noble Readies iPad App

The Apple iPad may have at least two eReader apps close to its April 3 launch as Barnes...

Mobile Apps Soar Past Forecasts

Demand for mobile apps on smartphones, etc. is climbing so fast that the Yankee Group had to revise...