Don’t normally track hardware but Engadget has some news from Japan on a new wave of Walkmans from Sony and the player itself is damn fine looking but the whole package is so much better – the base station is cool too. Much like a Ferrari, not a straight line in sight. A 6Gb and 20Gb versions will be on offer. More from Sony here.

Speaking of Sony, here’s an interesting piece comparing the new video iPod and Sony PSP.