July 21, 2006

Review: PodsPlus Aluminum V2 Case

iPod cases come in a variety of shapes and sizes and materials There are the ultra-slim platic cases, silicone “skins”, leather cases with flaps, and all sorts of others. The PodsPlus Aluminum V2 Case falls into the last category. The V2 Case takes the idea of the Matias iPod Armor, but makes it more accessible.

July 19, 2006

Article: Interview with NetNewsWire Lead Brent Simmons

Yesterday, I had the opportunity to discuss the NetNewsWire newsreader with its lead developer, Brent Simmons. Simmons works at NewsGator, the a company that bought Ranchero Software, last October. He spoke about NetNewsWire, the adoption of RSS, and the shift from being an independent developer to working for a larger organization…

July 14, 2006

Review: Griffin EarThumps

When you see white earbuds, what comes to mind? Duh—Apple’s iPod (or its ripoffs) and white earbuds go hand-in-hand, even if the iPod is not white, but blue, green, pink, gold, silver, or black. This automatically lets thieves know what you’re listening to without them even seeing what’s on the other end of the cord. Besides that, Apple’s earbuds aren’t the greatest out there, so what can you do?

July 10, 2006

Review: DLO Relaxed Leather Case

Much like the Limited Edition Case, DLO’s Relaxed Leather Case is a leather iPod case designed to protect the entire iPod while looking classy. Unlike its short-run cousin, the Relaxed Leather Case only works with fifth-generation iPods.

July 3, 2006

Review: Motorola L6

In general, our reviews are purely Mac- and iPod-related, but sometimes we broaden our scope to other things “tech”. In this case, we took a look at Motorola’s L6, a phone sometimes referred to as the original SLVR, as it shares much of the design of its sibling, but is a bit more low-to-mid-range in the market.