Portable Audio

13 Awesome Apple Deals for Black Friday 2016
November 18, 2016 at 12:26 pm

If there's ever a time to find some decently-priced Apple products, it's during Black Friday. Here's a look at some of the best Apple deals out there.

DTS Acquires Arctic Palm Technology
October 6, 2016 at 3:11 pm

DTS, Inc., has acquired Arctic Palm Technology, Inc., a leading radio technology company with a diverse portfolio of broadcast radio solutions and an extensive installed base of customers.

Apple Launches New iPod Touch
July 16, 2015 at 10:39 am

Apple has unveiled the latest iPod Touch model, an updated version of the 2012 version.

Apple Sells 100 million iPod Touch Devices, Offers $229 Model
May 30, 2013

Apple has sold more than 100 million iPod Touch units, the company said Thursday, and it hopes to sell more by offering a new, less-expensive $229 model.

The Cupertino tech giant began selling the iPod Touch alongside the iPhone back in 2007, and on Thursday, it told The Loop, an Apple blog, that since then, it has sold more than 100 million units. That's up from 82 million last July.

Sales have been steady despite predictions that smartphones would kill the iPod market. But Apple has been able to push the device to younger users

Apple’s iPod Sales Continue to Fall Flat; What’s Next for the Popular Music Player?
May 21, 2013

On Monday, Piper Jaffray analyst Gene Munster reported on Mac and iPod sales and noted that Apple's iPod sales have slipped 23% in the last quarter and represent only 2% of Apple's revenue. This means the iPod is no longer what consumers want, and that it may not necessarily be around for many more years. It is no wonder that Apple never bothered to update the iPod Classic line after they added the larger 160 GB model storage option.

Apple hasn't released anything groundbreaking in their iPod lineup, and anything that was considered remotely different

Why Wearable Tech Needs Fashion to Survive and to Thrive
May 20, 2013

In the future, our clothes will replace our devices. They will light up with social media alerts, producing holograms to read those updates wherever we choose. We'll never need to remember umbrellas or coats again either -- sensors will read humidity levels and tell the conductive fibres of our customised 3D-printed clothes to release waterproof chemicals, while a shift in their nanoparticles will pull fibres together for insulation. Sensors will send our biometric data to doctors, while the antibacterial fabrics protect us from viruses.