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Speakers buying guide

Looking for a new set of speakers for your Mac, iPod, iPhone, or iPad? The options can be overwhelming. Here's our guide for picking the right speaker system.

iPod buying guide

Which iPod (or iPhone or iPad) is right for you or the target of your holiday generosity? We run down your options.

Buying guide: Headphones

Earbuds or full-size? Open or closed? Wired or Bluetooth? No matter what kind of headphones you like to plug into your Mac, iPhone, iPad, or iPod, we have some advice and recommendations for finding the perfect set.

Buying guide: Point-and-shoot cameras

If you’re considering a point-and-shoot camera this holiday season, we can help you find the features you want in a camera with our buying advice and suggestions.

Buying guide: iPods

Which iPod (or iPhone or iPad) is right for you or the target of your holiday generosity? We run down your options.

Philips Fidelio Docking speaker DS8500/37

Although its remote could use some improvements and the on-board controls are limited, the Fidelio 8500's design and audio quality are exceptional. It's an excellent dock with outstanding sound quality.

Thinksound ts02+mic

The ts02 is a great headset with a beautiful design, a warm and relaxed sound, a great microphone, and a unique emphasis on envrionmentalism. There are a number of very headsets at similar prices that compete well with the ts02, but for some people, the ts02's environmentally friendly design and packaging will take precedence over relatively minor differences in sound quality and style.

Creative ZiiSound D5 Wireless Bluetooth Speakers

The ZiiSound D5 isn’t inexpensive, but it delivers great physical design, outstanding audio quality, and exceptional versatility. It's as well-implemented a Bluetooth audio system as we’ve seen.

26th Annual Editors’ Choice Awards: the complete list

With hundreds and hundreds of products that are released every year, we look for the ones that truly stand out, the products that offer the best quality, innovation, and value. Eventually, we came up with the list you see here, the best 24 products of 2010. The winners help prove that the Mac market is very much alive and well.

2010 Macworld Editors' Choice Awards: Software

We saw hundreds or programs and Web services this year. These are the ones that stand out.