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Worst use of fire-engine red (MP3 player division): Wolverine Data MVP (120GB)

A portable media player that holds 120GB of music, video, and pics? Awesome! A "portable" media player that's roughly the size of the monolith in "2001: A Space Odyssey" and available only in fire-engine red? Not awesome! This feature-packed player has a lot going for it, but we resent these facts: We need a wheelbarrow to lug it around, and everyone can see us doing it because it's bright freakin' red.



Bill Detwiler is Managing Editor of TechRepublic and Tech Pro Research and the host of Cracking Open, CNET and TechRepublic's popular online show. Prior to joining TechRepublic in 2000, Bill was an IT manager, database administrator, and desktop supp...

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