September 25, 2008

Article: Gossip and the New MacBooks

No doubt if you’ve looked around the web regarding when Apple is going to introduce new MacBook and MacBook Pros, it should have happened last month. Ideas such as all-aluminum enclosures, LCD-based trackpads with MultiTouch, rounded corners, fewer ports, more ports, or black glossy goodness around the screen all showed up on the Internet and we’re still waiting to see what the computers are going to look like…

September 20, 2008

News: Apple Recalls USB Power Adapter

Sometimes things just have design flaws and need to be recalled. On Friday, Apple announced that the tiny AC adapter included with the iPhone 3G and sold separately were being recalled because the metal prongs can break off in an outlet. Only a small percentage of adapters sold have had this actually happen…

September 18, 2008

Review: Ten One Design Pogo Stylus

PogoWhen Steve Jobs previewed the iPhone back in January 2007, the idea of a portable device with a touchscreen not including a stylus was new, scary, and unheard of. What if you still want/need one?

September 11, 2008

Review: Griffin PowerDuo Universal

Griffin PowerDuoWe’ve reviewed a number of Griffin products over the years, including the PowerJolt and the PowerBlock. With Apple not including an AC adapter with any iPods these days, this is often a necessary extra expense. Rather than get the small white box from everyone’s favorite fruit-themed computer company, Griffin offers a pair of power accessories for only $5 more.

September 9, 2008

Special: Let’s Rock Coverage

New iPods, a new version of iTunes, and some new accessories were the focus on Apple’s “Let’s Rock” event in San Francisco today. Steve Jobs talked about the state of Apple’s music side and showed off the new gadgets…