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Pioneer's X-SMC4-K Elite Music Tap AirPlay Music System is feature-rich but fares poorly

Pioneer's X-SMC4-K supports Bluetooth, AirPlay, iPhone and iPod docking, Internet radio, FM radio, and more. But it's clunky to use and exhibits numerous flaws.

Marshall Bergman Tahlia Clutch Bag

This classy, stylish, and sturdy offering is a good alternative to the bulky and loud reality of women's laptop bags.

Just Mobile's AluPen Pro stylus is a beauty for businesses

Just Mobile's AluPen Pro is a revamp of the company's original AluPen stylus, adding 2-in-1 functionality in a slimmer package, while keeping the great design ethic.

Architect Stylus builds something great

Aluminum-machined styluses are all the rage these days, with Arctic Accessories's Architect Stylus the latest in a long line of impeccably-designed devices. But while the Architect may take its cues from Adonit's line of capped pens, and the sleek figure of Wacom's Bamboo, it winds up being in a class all its own.

PadDock 10 is a quality iPad stand, an adequate speaker

The Mac-matching PadDock 10, a combination iPad stand and speaker system, holds your iPad snugly. The speaker won't impress, but the stand does a great job of angling your iPad well.

Logitech's Bluetooth Mini Boombox offers small size, low price, and underwhelming sound quality

Logitech's Mini Boombox is impressively small. But in this case, such portability comes at the expense of audio quality.

Macworld buying guide: iPad styluses

There are styluses for writing, styluses for painting, styluses for navigating, and even styluses for playing a virtual guitar. Whatever your use case may be, here's a guide to help you find what you need.

iHome iW1 AirPlay audio system looks, but doesn't sound, great

The iHome iW1 looks great and offers solid AirPlay wireless-audio support. The audio quality, however, is merely good.

Cars 2 AppMates iPad toys stuck in neutral

There's a clever idea behind the Cars 2 AppMates -- toys that interact with a dedicated iPad app. But some kids will find the toys difficult to use, and the current version of the app is prone to crashes of the non-vehicular kind.

Twenty-one overlooked iOS accessories

We can't review every iOS accessory we receive, but we don't want to let the good ones go unappreciated. Senior editor Dan Frakes takes a look at some of the year's best under-the-radar add-ons for iPhones, iPads, and the iPod touch.

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Buying Guide: iPad keyboards (2011)

For serious typing sessions (or if you just can't get the hang of the iPad's onscreen keyboard), an external keyboard is a great iPad accessory. Here's our guide to the different types, along with recommendations for each.

Wacom Inkling makes pretty pictures, but software is sluggish

The Wacom Inkling offers artists a wonderful option for physically sketching and creating first-draft drawings they can later upload as vector images. The Inkling's software component, however, makes working with these images a slow and cumbersome process.

The Lap Lounge makes the iPad 2 comfy to use

This iPad stand for lounging combines a plastic stand with a beanbag-cushion base to hold your iPad 2 securely and comfortably in your lap.