Try Pinnacle Instant CD/DVD if you want to add video importing and editing to your basic authoring, but beware the haphazard tool integration.
Sony's first double-layer DVD burner does its job well, but double-layer burning itself is a mixed blessing.
Pinnacle's Instant CD/DVD 8.0 offers an improved interface and some useful new tools, but this burning suite still falls a bit short of its peers.
Roxio Easy CD & DVD Creator 6.0 is a worthy suite for home and casual users, but disc-burning pros should stick with Nero.
MovieFactory 4.0 Disc Creator Edition is a terrific option for burning discs, although we wish its tools were a little more flexible. We still recommend Nero for hard-core users and Roxio EasyCD for the less tech savvy, but this is a worthy contender.
Harman Kardon announced two new sound bars, one of which is the 1.25-inch thick Sabre SB35, which includes built-in Bluetooth and three HDMI inputs.
The Boston Acoustics TVee sound bars offer a sonic upgrade to flat-panel televisions and can be wall mounted.
InterVideo DVD Copy 4 Platinum lets you easily copy and reencode unprotected DVDs, but for just a little more money, you can get a full burning suite that does a lot more.
The Samsung EH4000 is one of the best TVs available at the size and price, with above-average picture quality and a svelte design.
Although somewhat bulky, this portable MP3 CD player comes through with solid features and performance.