New and Noteworthy: Apple retests its consumer IQ; Simon says no to iPod; Napster begins anti-iPod campaign
iPod speaker-dock design is the anti-boombox
The deal to make the red and black iPod nearly fell apart, but Apple designer Jony Ive and U2 frontman Bono found common ground over a pint.
While the Altec Lansing T612's missing a couple of key features found in competing models, the iPod dock distinguishes itself with a sleek design, decent sound, and some mobile phone anti-interference technology that makes the system particularly appealin
Hoping to put the Microsoft Zune's Wi-Fi capabilities to the test, CNET senior writer Ina Fried traipsed through the city of San Francisco in search of hot spots to download and stream music. On Monday's edition of the Daily Debrief with CNET's Kara Tsuboi, she explains her mixed results but still makes a case for the anti-iPod MP3 player.
The Rolling Stones legend doesn't own an iPod and doesn't want one. He believes the sound quality just isn't all that. Let's hear it for the CD.
The Acura RDX becomes a simpler, more refined SUV for the 2015 model year with a new engine and AWD system, but terrible dashboard tech hurts the bottom line.
The 2014 Lexus LX 570 blends the off-road pedigree of the legendary Land Cruiser with on-road comfort and manners befitting its luxury Lexus badge.
Despite rumours that Apple will be upscaling the retina display of iPhone 4 for its second-generation iPad, analyst Ming-Chi Kuo claims his sources say anti-reflection will be the focus.
With its new appearance, 2014 Lexus GX 460 is a competent full-size luxury SUV, but its powertrain and dashboard tech could also use an update to keep up with the competition.