iHome recently updated the page for their new rechargeable AirPlay enabled speaker dubbed the iW1. iHome’s iW1 features AirPlay which lets you stream digital lossless audio over Wi-Fi from iTunes. Control is via a backlit capacitive touch panel. You can have multi-room ability with multiple units and portability thanks to a built-in rechargeable li-ion […]
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Looks like we might get access to AirPlay as soon as Friday according to an inside source at AT&T (courtesy of MacStories). Apple is planning to release iOS 4.2, a major OS update for iPhones, iPods and iPads, on Friday November 12th at 10 AM PST.
There has been a lot of speculation over what AirPlay can and can’t do, but since the latest iOS 4.2 build was released to developers it’s confirmed, AirPlay will not only stream audio to AirPlay enabled devices, like speakers, but also stream video to Apple TV! Hopefully Apple will open the video streaming to Apple […]
Marantz’s first AirPlay system, the Melody Media, provides Apple’s AirPlay via an optional (paid) firmware upgrade. In addition to AirPlay the unit features a CD drive, AM/FM, internet radio streaming from services like Last.fm, a USB hookup to connect your iPod directly as well as an ethernet and wi-fi connection. All your music is […]
Apple’s latest update to their popular remote app for the iPhone/iPad/iPod Touch still gives you control of iTunes to your AirPort enabled devices and now provides AirPlay and Apple TV support. In addition to AirPlay and Apple TV support, the updates include an optimized display for iPad’s large screen size and the iPhone retina display.
Denon’s new RCD-N7 CD Receiver and SC-N7 Speakers (sold separately) combine to make the new N7, 2.1 channel, AirPlay Capable System. The RCD-N7 features streaming from Rhapsody, Napster, Last.fm and Pandora. You can stream from any networked PC and with the Apple AirPlay firmware upgrade you’ll be able to stream from iTunes. There is also […]
Denon has announced Apple’s AirPlay will be added to their 2010 lineup of A/V networked receivers. Look for product models ending in “11” like Denon’s AVR-4311CI. Exact date is unconfirmed but Denon has said it will cost $49 to do a firmware upgrade to existing, compatible networked A/V receivers. BUY NOW from Amazon […]
It looks like iHome is the first on the block with their new iHome AirPlay wireless speaker system. Details are minimal, but it looks like this is a nicely designed system with a rechargeable battery. Expect to see these this holiday season.
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