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Gear Guide, part two: Gear for your iPod

In the second part of our four-part Winter Gear Guide, we continue to spotlight the accessories that will help you enjoy your Apple products to the utmost. We turn our attention to nine iPod add-ons and accessories that will have your music player singing your praises.

Wake up to Squeezebox Boom

Logitech's Squeezebox Boom is a cool alarm clock, Internet Radio, and iTunes playback device, all in a single self-contained unit with built-in speakers. Jason Snell has the details.

DLO finally releases hi-def iPod video dock

11 months after it was introduced, the DLO HomeDock HD is finally available for purchase.

LCD makers settle price-fixing charges, agree to fines

Three electronics manufacturers—LG Display, Sharp and Chunghwa Picture Tubes—have agreed to plead guilty and pay a combined $585 million in criminal fines for conspiring to fix the prices of liquid crystal display (LCD) panels.

Has Dell quit the fight against the iPod?

Dell apparently won’t launch any new MP3 players in advance of the holiday shopping season, despite promising an ambitious return to digital music player market.

Apple: No new products before the holidays

Squashing any rumors to the contrary, Apple confirmed for Macworld on Monday that the company will not release any new products before the holidays.

Hands on with the Slacker G2 Personal Radio Player

Roman Loyola takes a look at the G2 Personal Radio Player, a device that lets you load songs from the Slacker radio stations you pick, and you can listen to the songs wherever you want, without an Internet tether.

Apple sued for monopolizing the worldwide MP3 market

Apple has been sued by Luxpro claiming the company has used various schemes to get a monopoly on the worldwide MP3 market.

4GB iPod nano shows up in overseas markets

red 4GB iPod nanos have begun showing up in stores, but Apple didn't offer that configuration when it introduced the new iPods. So, what happened?

Greenpeace lauds ‘less toxic iPods’

Environmental activist group Greenpeace has complimented Apple on its decision to use less toxic chemicals to make the new fourth-generation iPod nano.

First look: Fourth-generation iPod nano

Apple's latest iPod nano brings back memories of older models while adopting even more of its more-expensive sibling's features.

New iPods excluded from Apple back to school promo

Apple's newly released iPods are not eligible for the company's back to school promotions.

First Look: iPod touch

The iPod touch has come a long way since it was first released a year ago. And the latest version introduced by Apple this week takes the widescreen iPod even further. Christopher Breen takes a closer look at the new iPod touch, including its integration with the new Genius feature in iTunes.