As the number of flat-panel HDTVs climbs, and the choices become ever more overwhelming, manufacturers look for more ways to differentiate their models. With the RF350U series, represented by the 40-inch 40RF350U, Toshiba chose compact external design as its differentiator, making for a sleek, trim look.
Ford likes the Taurus name so much that it used it on both a sedan and its new six-passenger crossover, the 2008 Ford Taurus X. In many ways, the Taurus X is a much more sensible car than a massive SUV. It’s more maneuverable, gets plenty of power from its 3.6-liter V-6, and its lower [...]
Jensen is no stranger to aftermarket car tech, but we’ve mostly looked at its in-car stereo units rather than the company’s portable navigation systems, so we were pretty anxious to take the Jensen NVX225 out for a test drive when it arrived at our office. On the upside, the NVX225 has a pretty affordable price [...]
Perhaps the best value in big-screen HDTVs right now is in microdisplays, more commonly known as rear-projection TVs (RPTVs). As the category shrinks because of ever more popular and large flat-screen models using plasma and LCD technology, RPTV prices continue to drop.
Back in May, we reviewed the Mio C220 portable navigation system, which we loved for its ease of use and affordable price, but ultimately we had to diss it because of an awful screen. Well, we’re happy to say that its successor, the Mio DigiWalker C230, offers the same intuitiveness and budget-friendly price plus an [...]
If you’re directionally challenged or are constantly on the road for meetings, the GlobalSat BT-359 Bluetooth GPS Receiver might be a good accessory to pick up for your RIM BlackBerry Curve. Using Bluetooth technology, you can pair it with your phone and AT&T’s location-based service, TeleNav GPS Navigator, to get color maps, turn-by-turn driving directions, [...]