REVIEW: JBL OnBeat iPad / iPod speaker dock

iPhone/iPod docks are two-a-penny these days, but iPad docks? Even more than a year after the tablet's launch, they're still a relative rarity. JBL's latest speaker dock, the JBL OnBeat, could well be your one-stop-shop dock when it comes to blaring out music from an iOS device, thanks to a dock that supports iPhones, iPods and larger iPad slates. But is it any good? Read on to find out.

First look: Altec Octiv 650

Last week we had the chance to check out Altec Lansing's latest iPhone/iPod friendly device, the Octiv 650. Now I know what your thinking… not another iPod dock, but Altec have done a great job refreshing this 'classic' device….

Two new STREAM DAB/iPod docks on the way from Roberts

Roberts are readying the launch of two new DAB/iPod dock combos to add to their STREAM range. The STREAM 63i and colourSTREAM will both be clambering for your attention at an electrical shop near you soon. The acoustically tuned STREAM…

VIDEO REVIEW: Memorex Tagalong and PartyCube iPod docks

Memorex have expanded their range of iPod docks with a few new additions, including the Tagalong and PartyCube, which we've had in the Shiny offices to test out for the last few days. Not aimed at audiophiles, these unusually-shaped…

Karaoke on the go with the Expedition 40iw portable PA

Samson Technologies have launched a new portable PA system, the Expedition 40iw, which they believe will see you through serious public speaking enagagements just as well as it will rowdy karaoke sessions. Best warn the neighbours… It's their first…