Coolest Inventions 2004: More Music

New ways to rock your world, at home or on the go

Tivoli Audio Sirius Radio

Satellite radio has made its biggest waves in the world of cars, but now it's coming home. The latest radio from the makers of the cult fave Kloss Model One receives Sirius' signal. ($300 plus subscription)


The standard iPod is tough to beat, but at $250 Apple's 4-GB Mini is facing some serious competition. Virgin's new Player 5 GB ($250; has smart playlists, an FM tuner and twin headphone jacks. Creative's 5-GB Zen Micro ($280; with its radical touch-pad face, comes in 10 colors, twice...

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