iPod & Music Players

Sharper Image USB Wall Charger recall announced for Fire and Burn Concerns

Sharper Image USB Wall Charger is being recalled - CPSC

(Best Syndication News) - The US Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) announced a voluntary recall for Sharper Image USB wall charger units because they could overheat, smoke, and emit unpleasant smells. There is a concern that the malfunctioning product could cause burns and possibly a fire.

Around 80,000 of the Sharper Image USB wall chargers are being recalled. Atomi, based in New York, NY, who is also recalling the product, imported them. They announced the recall after receiving 13 reports of the units overheating, smoking and emitting a harsh smell. No people were injured.

The units were sold at Burlington Coat Factory, Tuesday Morning, TJ Maxx, and online at a variety of websites. They were priced between $8 and $13 and were sold from October 2011 through September 2012.

Apple announces new iTunes coming in October

Shift key closeup - BSN

(Best Syndication News) - Apple announced that they would have a new look for iTunes this October. They will also have many new features and have worked on improving the shopping experience.

The new iTunes player will let you pick one of your albums and expand it so that you can see the songs on the album. You can click on the Play button and the album plays while you continue to browse.

An even more compact MiniPlayer with more features will be made availalbe. The new MiniPlayer will let you see the songs that are coming up next before they play. Then, if you aren’t wanting to listen to one of those songs, you can pick a different song. This can be accomplished without opening the library.

Activision announces release of new Pitfall! Mobile App - Revamped 1980's Classic Video Game

Upclose keyboard keys - BSN

(Best Syndication News) - Remember the 1980’s? Back in 1982, Activision had captivated video game players with Pitfall! on the Atari 2600 game console. This video game had Pitfall Harry swing across crocodiles, jump over logs, and avoid falling into pits in the jungle. Today, Activision announced that they have released a new version of the classic video game with their Pitfall! App that will work on the Apple iPhone, iPad, and iPod Touch.

The video game was developed to work with the new technology at Activision's new Leeds, UK-based studio The Blast Furnace™. With the new technology, the Pitfall! game will be revamped for today’s gamers, but will keep elements of the classic game, such as the crocodiles, rope swings, gold bars, cobras, and diamond rings. The new version of Pitfall! will have 3D visuals with the ability to shift camera perspectives. There also will be vehicles and mine carts with a variety of challenges that the player will face.

Amazon Cloud Player expands on Supported Devices and Features

Music notes and Speaker - BSN

(Best Syndication News) - New features were added to the Amazon Cloud Player software app. Amazon also has reached many licensing agreements with music companies for their Cloud Player. Amazon will soon be adding Roku and Sonus to the supported devices offering their service.

Amazon announced today that they have reached licensing agreements with Sony Music Entertainment, EMI Music, Universal Music Group, Warner Music Group, and over 150 independent distributors, aggregators, and music publishers for their Cloud Player service.

A new feature in the Amazon Cloud Player includes a history of MP3 purchases made with Amazon. Any Amazon MP3 purchases will automatically be saved to the Cloud Player at no extra cost to the customer.

Amazon supports Apple iPhone and iPod Touch with their Cloud Player

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(Best Syndication News) - The Amazon Cloud Player app is now available for Apple iPhone and iPod Touch. The new Amazon Cloud Player allows music to be either streamed or downloaded to the supported players. The cloud idea is to store the music in one location online so that a person can access it whether they are on a computer or a phone.

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