Digital Trends Staff

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Home Theater

XM Radio To Launch Online Radio Stations

The nation's largest provider of satellite radio will launch a premium internet music service in early October.

ViewSonic Announces 12ms 19-Inch LCD

ViewSonic has released the VP912b LCD monitor, a 19-inch display that features a 12ms response time.

Yahoo! To Acquire Musicmatch

Yahoo! Inc plans to acquire digital music software company Musicmatch for $160 million in cash.
Cool Tech

Media Servers Offer Threats, Opportunities

Research firm In-Stat/MDR has released a report that examines how home media servers are being developed and marketed.

ABI Research Suggests Download Schemes

ABI Research has just released a study on the emergence of portable audio, video and game markets and suggests that manufacturers make their devices better network enabled.

Amazon Launches A9 Web Search Inc., a subsidiary of, has launched a new internet search engine that the company says makes it easy to manage and organize search results.

BeAll Squeezes More Data Out Of DVDs

Korean manufacturer BeAll Developers has announced new DVD-R/+R media that can store up to 4.85GB of data, .15GB more than traditional DVD media.

Pentax Offers New 4-Megapixel Camera

Pentax has announced the new OptioMX4 4-megapixel camera, which features a 10x optical zoom and can record high-resolution still images and videos.

Niveus And One Voice Partner For Silent PCs

Niveus Media has announced a partnership with One Voice with Niveus bundling One Voice software in their Media Center PCs and One Voice selling Niveus PCs on their website.

JVC Launches Digital Media Cameras In Japan

JVC has announced the Japanese launch of two palm-sized digital media cameras that record high-resolution still images and video onto a 4GB Microdrive.

Delkin Ships BurnAway Combo Media Player

Delkin Devices has announced the availability of the BurnAway, a portable media player and reader that features an integrated CD burner and flash storage card readers.

AMD Enhances Low-Power Geode Line

AMD has announced the AMD Geode NX 1250@6W processor, the latest addition to its family of high-performance, low-power processors.