Tag Archives: mp3

SanDisk Puts Its $$$ Where Its Slot Is [Yet Again]

SanDisk’s $100 Sansa slotRadio player we reviewed previously is another attempt to convince us to adopt the music/media “format of the future” — which is, of course, the company’s microSD card. Last year, you may recall SanDisk launched a huge … Continue reading

MP3: Office – “Enter Me, Exit You”

(Currently the band’s download page is offline, but the whole album is available for free download on Last.fm. No agenda, just really digging this band.) Nevermind! Here is the official download page.

The Story Drawer

The Story Drawer is an MP3 player with a difference: when you put an item inside it, it detects its presence with RFID and tells a story. Inventor Matthew Simpson: Story Drawer has been designed as a counter to the … Continue reading

Cassette To Digital, the aptly-named USB tape deck

This gorgeous wooden machine, from Japan’s Novac, converts cassette tapes to MP3, WAV or WMA and pipes them up to your computer via USB. It’s Windows-only, according to the specs, and will be $80 when it comes out later this … Continue reading

Tiny wooden camera MP3 player is adorable, albeit useless

This miniature PMP in the shape of a tiny wooden camera is simply too adorable. At 256MBs of internal storage, hard max, it’s essentially useless (even with OGG, WMA and MP3 support) but for $43, I could see this being … Continue reading

MyRacer MP3 player has adorable OLED pixel-art UI

Oh, you know no one’s going to buy one of MyRacer’s cute little Lisse S10 MP3 players over an iPod Shuffle… but christ, isn’t that pixel-art OLED display just gorgeous? Too bad it’s unlikely to ever come out over here. … Continue reading

Mickey Mouse iRiver gets abstract facial expressions

These iRiver Mickey Mouse shaped MP3 players are nothing new, and everyone’s already aware of the darling mechanism of changing tracks or adjusting the volume by screwing the Mouse’s ears… as in “clockwise” or “counterclockwise,” and not by the other … Continue reading

An MP3 player in the shape of a nut

Attention: Nextar has developed an mp3 player contrived to resemble a peanut. It comes in five colors, costs $20 for a 1GB model or $30 for 2GB, and is to be found at Staples and Kmart. I can think of … Continue reading

Piaggio’s MP3 hybrid scooter gets 141 MPG

There’s a couple of reasons I like the look of Piaggio’s new plug-in MP3 Hybrid Scooter. The first is the technology. According to Piaggio, the MP3 will be capable of up to 141 miles per gallon, with zero-to-sixty times of … Continue reading

Rumor: Dell shelving Zing MP3 player prototypes indefinitely

The earlier rumors of Dell launching a new MP3 player called Zing were surprisingly intriguing: a new DAP with the ability to download MP3s over WiFi and share them with other PCs and phones. More Zunish than iPod-like. I was … Continue reading