Grace's Bookshelf Micro System offers audio from a fair number of streaming sources but navigation, control, and the sound of the bundled speakers aren't very good.
Stop. Look. Listen. This week's roundup of iOS accessories allows you to do all those things and more. Here are some of the accessories that have popped up on our radar recently.
Sonos' latest portable amplified speaker is highly portable, sounds great for its size, and best of all, at $299 is a reasonably affordable way to enjoy Sonos' multi-room music streaming experience.
Want to wirelessly stream your music to speakers using Apple's AirPlay technology, but don't want to buy an expensive (and still somewhat rare) AirPlay-enabled system? Dan Frakes explains how to make your own.
It's been a few weeks, but we're back with a big roundup of the latest in batteries, speaker systems, and just about everything else you might need to outfit your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch.
Altec Lansing's Octiv 650 offers impressive sound quality for the price along with powerful programmable EQ options. It's a sleek, well-made, good-sounding system.
Mixing original compositions in a home studio or on the road presents unique challenges. We did a brief hands-on with a couple of new monitoring devices and found them helpful.
The iHome iA100 is a respectable alarm clock and speaker system, with a handful of extras that you may or may not need in your bedside system. Of course, those features come at a price, but if you’re looking for something that goes that extra mile--for example, if you love the idea of being able to make phone calls from your bed, or if you really want to dock your iPad--then the iA100 might sway you to cough up the dough.
Five after Apple positioned the iPod Hi-Fi as a "home stereo replacement," to much criticism, B&W's Zeppelin Air really can replace a home audio system for many listeners.
Logitech's Rechargeable Speaker S715i offers portability, a built-in rechargeable battery, and impressive audio quality.