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Although Jawbone has been making notable strides in the wearable tech ring with the Jambox and the Up fitness bands, it seems the company is returning to its roots with a new Bluetooth headset, the Era. If you recall, Jawbone first entered the tech ring with Bluetooth headsets. At least you can say you learned something today!
On Monday, Monster Products took the stage for their CES 2014 press conference. In the typical Monster fashion, head monster Noel Lee took the stage as Rihanna’s “Monster” blared in the background. After a sentimental slideshow about Monster’s 35 years in the industry, Lee explained that Monster would be bringing back some vintage classics from Monster’s timeline, such as classic cables and connectors.
It was fate that brought me together with the SoundpOp on the summery day at CE Week. Admittedly, I wasn’t exactly sure what it was when I walked by, but I knew it was something special. Really, you can’t fully explain Audiosource’s new, innovative bluetooth speaker. The SoundpOp just has too much to it. If you’re looking for a bluetooth speaker that you can literally fit in the palm of your hand, then the SoundpOp is made for you. If you’re looking for a bluetooth speaker that goes far beyond the bounds of a bluetooth speaker, then the SoundpOp is made for you too.
Like its previous incarnations, the SuperTooth Crystal Bluetooth car speakerphone is slim at only 1.93” x 5.12” x .055“ and extremely easy to use. So when I took on this review I thought it would be a piece-of-cake until my car blew up and I needed to put this test on hold. While waiting to more »
In case you want to wirelessly sync your music with your car stereo system, then you may want to check out HTC’s latest mobile accessory. Dubbed the HTC Bluetooth Music Adapter, you simply plug in the device to the AUX port and connect your phone or other Bluetooth enabled device. After successfully connecting the two more »
Monster wasn’t all about headphones at CES. The company also announced a few new iPod accessories, specifically a lot of car chargers. While car chargers themselves wouldn’t be too interesting, Monster actually has an interesting idea. The iMotion CarPlay Direct Connect is Monster’s way to make the category more interesting. The device charges your iPod, more »
Ford announced that its popular SYNC is now installed in 3 million cars, bringing voice control along with phone and music player integration to Ford and Lincoln vehicles. Ford is very excited about the positive feedback from SYNC and will show it off at CES again this year. The company released survey results pitching SYNC more »
According to a new report from J.D. Powers, owners of vehicles with factory-installed navigation devices are using portable navigation devices (PND) and smartphones as their primary navigation choice. The study by J.D. Powers set out to rank customer satisfaction of these units and found a large number of owners opting to use something else to more »
Smart announced the launch of their iPhone app and Drive Kit that brings the functionality of the iPhone to the Smart driving experience. The Drive Kit is a charging cradle for the car while the app is designed to make navigating the iPhone’s basic functions while driving an easier task. The result is a rather more »
While the Droid X news is still hot, Motorola figured they would announce their accessories for the Droid X ahead of launch in case customers want to know what will be out there for the Droid X. On the Motorola Shop site, there are two accessories that will be available presumably when the phone launches more »
Blue Ant has announced two new hot Bluetooth products. The first, called the S4 is a truly handsfree bluetooth speakerphone. It’s voice activated so it allows you to make and receive calls, get information and with the Vlingo SafeReader app, access and listen to their messages, all without taking your hands off the wheel or more »