Score (another) one for iPod: Rio folds

Score (another) one for iPod: Rio folds

Remember the days when "Rio" was almost synonymous with "MP3 player"? Well, those days are over now. Rio's parent company says it no longer wants to play in the hypercompetitive digital audio sandbox, what with all those iPod bullies pushing everyone around. Rio and its ball are going home.

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