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    • 8 out of 10
    • Prefuse 73
    • It's an album about a breakup, done with beats instead of mopey lyrics. But the beats are raw, and the emotions are there, even if there aren't many words on top of it. While possibly not Scott Herren
  • Chicago Transit Authority

    • 10 out of 10
    • Chicago
    • For those of you who don't know, Chicago didn't always suck, and everyone in the band didn't always play a keyboard. When the band started off they were pioneers of rock and jazz fusion, and guita

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    • Okay, someone had to say it, and though others on the iPO staff are more qualified to review this album, I decided the time was now. This is the quintessential concept album. Though others came before
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    • Fantomas
    • Mike Patton may well be one of the hardest working men in showbiz these days, and his latest with Fantômas underscores just about how far out he is willing to travel.

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In-Depth Review

Marware SportGrip for iPod shuffle

Marware's SportGrip is just about the simplest protection you can buy for your iPod shuffle, and it's that simplicity that makes it so appealing.

A thick ribbed silicone grip (about twice the thickness of other silicone sleeves) wraps the edges of the iPod shuffle, providing a durable and secure fit and protection. The face and rear of the iPod shuffle remains open, giving easy and natural access to the controls but leaving the shuffle exposed to the elements, a detriment for some uses.

The SportGrip is flexible enough that readying your iPod shuffle for docking with a computer only requires pulling the cap away from the body as you normally would and threading the iPod shuffle through the SportGrip's opening. The cap remains securely wrapped by the SportGrip, and the shuffle itself can stay partially wrapped so you don't have to worry about losing any pieces.

Individual SportGrips are available in 10 different colors and include a small carabiner. The three-pack, available in black-white-grey and black-red-blue, also includes a silicone lanyard.

Marware SportGrip
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Just The Facts

SportGrip from Marware

MSRP US$9.95 (single

Pros:Durable, well constructed basic protection; handy carabiner; lots of colors

Cons:Face and rear of iPod shuffle remains exposed

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