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  • A party in a box

    A party in a box
    Name: iMainGo X What it is: A portable speaker for iPod, iPhone, iPod Touch and most MP3s, even electric guitars in need of a practice amp. All you need is a 3.5-millimeter connection. How it works: Plug your device into the input port and use the...
  • These are a few of our favorite things for travel

    These are a few of our favorite things for travel
    If you're frantically looking for a last-minute gift, you still have a little time. Travel gadgets can be among the most fun to receive, so get to a travel store or the travel section at a department store. You're almost guaranteed to score. Here are...
  • How do I digitize my LPs?

    How do I digitize my LPs?
    Q: Hi Eric; I have a collection of 45s and LPs in my basement that I play and enjoy. I would like to upload them to my computer. Could you give me ideas about what equipment and software I would need to do this? Thanks. — Bevin Prussia A: If you...
  • Catching up with online music services

    Catching up with online music services
    Q: I need help on a good music program. I would like to buy (not free sites such as Limewire) and download only music I desire. I hear folks talk about iTunes, but that and VCast seem to be directed to my cellphone. I want to download to my PC. Other...
  • Celebrating vinyl for Record Store Day

    Celebrating vinyl for Record Store Day
    When visiting my neighborhood record store in recent years, I've breezed past the front of the shop — and most of the compact disc-browsing shoppers — to get where I wanted to be: the rows of vinyl in the back. Whether it was the warm...
  • Price war! Amazon launches 69-cent MP3 store for top-selling tunes

    Price war! Amazon launches 69-cent MP3 store for top-selling tunes
  • Theme park podcast (with yours truly) touches on new rides, past favorites

    Theme park podcast (with yours truly) touches on new rides, past favorites
    I was honored and thrilled to be a guest on the most recent edition of the Season Pass Podcast, a weekly discussion about theme parks and roller coasters. I spoke with co-hosts Doug Barnes and Brent Young for more than an hour about past, present and...
  • What's new on chicagolive.com?

    What's new on chicagolive.com?
    In preparation for the new season, we thought it was time to spruce up the website. You know, tidy things up, make it easy to listen to the radio show, make it more interactive. Here's what we came up with. EPISODE PLAYER: You may have noticed the...
  • Showcasing an album in concert

    Showcasing an album in concert
    When Elton John stopped in Los Angeles this month on his latest concert tour, he came in with one of the biggest storehouses of hits in pop music history. But instead of diving headlong into his catalog, he and his old friend Leon Russell devoted the...
  • You'll want this cute Sony Mickey-and-Minnie MP3 player, but it's available only in Japan

    You'll want this cute Sony Mickey-and-Minnie MP3 player, but it's available only in Japan
    Christmas creeps ever closer, so you know what that means: Black Friday sales and plenty of holiday-themed gift offerings. And Sony is there for Disney fans, too, though only for its Japan market with one particularly cute Mickey-and-Minnie themed item....
  • Weeks in review

     
    A roundup of state and local news-review and weekly political chat shows. Descriptions provided by the broadcast outlets in most cases: The Best Game in Town (.mp3) (WBEZ): Host Steve Edwards with Rick Perlstein (historian), Dave Lundy (political...