Monster stories

New Orleans, LA - Hurtling down the highway in excess of 55 mph is a tricky business — controlling the temp, futzing with the radio, talking, texting, sipping a drink or chomping on a sandwich, checking the GPS, selecting what music to play from your iPod or smartphone — and, oh yeah, watching the road. Monster wants to eliminate at least one of these driving distractions — controlling your music.
In the two years since it was launched, the Beats by Dr. Dre headphone line has grown into quite a monster. That's not such a surprise when you realize that founders Dre and Jimmy Iovine hooked up with Monster Cable's Noel Lee to develop the line. Now there's a bunch of new stuff, including their first non-headphone product.