updated 01:25 pm EST, Wed January 26, 2005
DLO iDirect for iPod
Digital Lifestyle Outfitters (DLO) today announced the Control, which brings the ability to remotely control of any dockable iPod, allowing users to have complete control while keeping it charged and/or connected to a home stereo or powered speaker system. Itfeatures a compact remote control with buttons for play/pause, track advance, return and volume control. A separate IR receiver snaps on top of the iPod works with the included remote or with an existing learning remote. The IR receiver is iPod-powered and the battery-powered remote control is compact and lightweight for maximum portability. The iDirect also features a headphone pass-through to allow remote control use with many car transmitters and cassette adapters. It is available now for $50.