Car News

More on Audiobahn’s Return

You've already heard that Audiobahn is planning to return to the car electronics retail market October 1, with...

Where’s the 12 Volt Initiative?

The 12 Volt Initiative appears to be in hiatus. The vice chair of the industry group, Larry Rougas...

iPod Nano Watch, Is Car Unit Next?

It was only a matter of time before someone took the tiny iPod Nano and affixed it to...

Sirius XM “XM Snap” at FCC

Sirius XM is awaiting FCC approval on an “XM Snap” palm sized satellite radio device. It can link...

T-Mobile, Best Buy Launch G2 Smartphone

T-Mobile announced the launch later this month of the T-Mobile G2 with Google (made by HTC)—the carrier’s first...

Mobile DTV Update

After a quiet summer there’s some news recently on Mobile DTV (ATSC M/H)—the free digital broadcast TV service...

OnStar May Allow Drive-By Facebook Updates

General Motors’ OnStar is not going to sit back and let the Ford Sync get all the car-gadget...

Best Buy to Carry Amazon Kindle

Move over Target, now Best Buy has the Kindle too. Best Buy will carry both 6-inch Kindle 3G...

iPad Socks Notebook Market

The iPad is causing injury to a lot of consumer electronics segments. It’s crushed the high end of...

Kno Super Tablet Gets Financing

Kno, which is developing a dual-screen eReader/tablet that made a splash at the AllThingD conference in June, is...

Back Up Camera Sales to Climb Over 40%

Back up cameras, are growing at a steady pace with aftermarket sales estimated to reach 182,000 units this...

Garmin Recall Extends to Suzuki Vehicles

Garmin’s recall troubles are extending beyond the 1.2 million nuvi portable GPS devices recalled late in August. Now...

New Pioneer Car Deck Hits $70 MAP

Pioneer Electronics is shipping a new low cost CD receiver—the DEH-1300MP—with a Minimum Advertised Price (MAP) of only...

Verizon Begins Sales of Samsung Fascinate

The Samsung Fascinate smartphone with the dazzling Super AMOLED screen and fast processor will go on sale at...

New Budget Garmin PNDs

Garmin introduced 2 new budget priced portable GPS devices, joining the high end Internet-connected nuLink1695, also just announced....

Sony/TomTom In-Dash Navi?

Sony and TomTom may bring Sony Xplod in-dash navigation systems to the U.S., after announcing 4 joint models...

New Concept Overhead Monitors

Concept Enterprises will ship in early September a new promotional line of in-car monitors using LED backlighting, which...

Garmin Launches Second 3G-PND

Garmin is pushing deeper into connected portable GPS devices with its second model to use 3G over AT&T....

Samsung Galaxy Tablet Due Soon After Sept.

Samsung's iPad rival got a formal unveiling at the IFA trade show in Germany Thursday and it will...

New iPods, TV from Apple

As rumored, Apple overhauled its iPod lineup and launched a revised Apple TV which could finally make Apple...