Keep Your iPad Safer Than Fort Knox

Keep Your iPad Safer Than Fort Knox
Oh, the carbon fiber i-something case. We’ve written about them here before, and yet they keep coming out of the woodwork. So what makes this one so different? Well first off, this isn’t a sleeve or a snap-on protector, this is a briefcase. It’s called the Carbon Fiber iPad Case, and it’s made by Mach Read more…

Review: The Crystals of Atlantis

Review: The Crystals of Atlantis
It would be easy to write off The Crystals of Atlantis as “another Bejeweled clone for iPhone,” but it actually reminds me of another crystal-matching game I got from Xbox Live Arcade, called Treasure Quest. You’re still out to match three crystals of the same color in a row — horizontally or vertically — but Read more…

And Now For Something Really Different …

And Now For Something Really Different ...
I’ve got a few friends of mine who are into the whole “sustainable materials” thing. Me personally, I prefer well-built products, and if they’re made from renewable components, then I consider it a bonus. When one of those friends tipped me off to this company the other day, I figured I’d check it out. This is Read more…

Apple Presser Set for September 1 – Time For Speculation

Apple Presser Set for September 1 - Time For Speculation
Well, it’s official. Apple has announced an event for September 1st, with the image above being the big clue. So what’s it about? Time for speculation. 1. It’s going to be about iPods. This isn’t a huge stretch considering that September is iPod release month for Apple and has been for years. The big thing Read more…

Yet Another Faux Moleskine Case

Yet Another Faux Moleskine Case
It seems like the big thing to do nowadays is to take your iPad or iPhone and put it in a case that looks like a Moleskine. Why? It’s most likely because of the traditional good looks of the small hardback notebooks, but also because of their relatively low value to thieves. That, and it’s Read more…

More Custom Colored Apple Goodness

More Custom Colored Apple Goodness
I remember one of the first times I saw an Apple product with the Colorware treatment. It was on My Super Sweet 16, that classic show on MTV from back in the day, and one of the kids had a yellow MacBook Pro. After doing some research, I found out that it was done by Read more…

Rumor Mill: 99-cent TV Show Rentals on iTunes

Rumor Mill: 99-cent TV Show Rentals on iTunes
What’s the big rumor today? Well the headline pretty much says it all, but let’s go to Bloomberg for the big report. Apple Inc. is in advanced talks with News Corp. to let iTunes users rent TV shows for 99 cents and is in discussions with other media companies about similar deals, said three people familiar Read more…

The Multitasker

The Multitasker
As of five minutes ago, this was what my desktop looked like. Admittedly, it’s a bit more scattered than I typically like to see, but it’s still pretty functional. Here’s what I’ve got going down. I like to watch movies or TV shows while I’m working, because it does a good job of being background Read more…

Going Rogue: incase Nylon Messenger Bag

Going Rogue: incase Nylon Messenger Bag
About a week ago, I bought a new incase backpack for my 15-inch MBP. I even reported the story here, because I’m just that nice of a guy. The next morning I returned it. Why? Well, after the glow of having new stuff left me, I realized that with all its pockets and cool goodies Read more…

Google for iPhone Gets Pushy

Google for iPhone Gets Pushy
Got the Google app for the iPhone yet? No? Go get it now. I’ll wait. [iTunes link] Now that you’ve got it, let me explain what’s new. First, there’s the push notifications for Gmail and Google Calendar. Second, well there is no second. That’s it, just push e-mail and calendar notifications. Which is huge. I’m Read more…