Archive for June, 2009

Sansa slotRadio Review (The Gadgeteer)

Last winter I reviewed the slotMusic player from Sansa. I thought it was an ok player for $20, but the lack of display and CD music cards made it less than desirable. Now we have another option with the slotRadio player. It includes a display and can play preloaded cards with 1000’s of songs as [...] [News Source]

SanDisk CEO: “You Can’t out-iPod the iPod” (AnandTech)

SanDisk admits Apple won MP3 player wars ... [News Source]

SanDisk CEO concedes: “You can’t out-iPod the iPod” (Engadget)

It's a truth that many open-minded observers have known for awhile now: Apple rules the roost in the portable media player market, and everyone else is just trying to keep up. Sorry, but it's true. So true, in fact, that SanDisk 's own CEO has finally come forward to admit it, recently stating in a Fortune interview that "you can't out-iPod the iPod." And believe us, such a statement probably ... [News Source]

SanDisk: We’re No. 2! (CNN Money)

SanDisk CEO Eli Harari once plotted to dethrone the iPod with a series of "iDon't" ads ­ a marketing campaign that cast Apple iPod users as fad-driven sheep, and promoted his company's Sansa media players as the smart alternative. [News Source]