Sparrow – E-Mail In Small Doses

Sparrow - E-Mail In Small Doses
When I made the switch from PC to Mac, one of the big concessions that I made was with Apple Mail. I never really liked the interface, and it just seemed too clunky for me to use. Eventually – after trying out Thunderbird and Entourage with mixed results – I decided to go back to Read more…

A Prop and a USB Hub All In One

A Prop and a USB Hub All In One
I hate cords. At the moment, there are very few things with visible cords on my desk, but unfortunately, some of them I can’t do away with. For the foreseeable future, there will always be a power cord of some type, and since I love my Apple Keyboard with 10-key so much, a cable from the keyboard as Read more…

Keep It Simple: Padfoot iPad Stand

Keep It Simple: Padfoot iPad Stand
I’m a car guy, and I like to do a lot of my own customization and fabrication work. Typically when I come across a problem, I tend to overanalyze it and I end up working very hard to create something very simple. Then there’s my buddy Chad, who is the complete opposite. He sees a Read more…

Want an iPad? Now You Can Go to Target

Want an iPad? Now You Can Go to Target
Purchased an iPad yet? If not, then now you have another option: Target. The deets from PC Magazine: There’s nothing too fancy about the announcement, however, save for the fact that Apple is ever so slowly diversifying the places you can pick up its products. The same six models of iPad at Target are available Read more…

Seat Buddy Makes Viewing iPhone Fun & Awkward

Seat Buddy Makes Viewing iPhone Fun & Awkward
There are lots of little niche products out there for the iPhone and iPad, but this latest one seems to take the cake. It’s called the Seat Buddy, and apparently it’s been around for quite a bit. Here’s the word from the official PR: Airplane Comfortable viewing just like a seatback screen Watch hands-free so Read more…

Adidas Pulls Out on iAds, Claims Steve is the Problem

Adidas Pulls Out on iAds, Claims Steve is the Problem
Steve Jobs has been called a bit of a control freak before, and now apparently it’s contributed to the loss of a customer. Here’s the report from the Business Insider: Adidas supposedly pulled its $10+ million ad campaign from the iAd program because Apple CEO Steve Jobs was being too much of a control freak. According Read more…

An Actual Moleskin iPad/iPhone Case

An Actual Moleskin iPad/iPhone Case
I find myself writing a lot about the Moleskine-inspired iPhone/iPad case, because it seems like everybody and their dog is making one. This is particularly useful with the iPad, because not only will it appear like the iPad is actually just an inexpensive notebook, but it also has a cool look. Just the other day Read more…

Looking for an Expensive iPad Handle? Look No Further.

Looking for an Expensive iPad Handle? Look No Further.
The people at Colorware have made a name for themselves by applying a colored finish to TVs, computers, and mobile phones, but they’ve never come out with a unique problem of their own. Now they’ve decided to step outside of the box and make a product of their own, and it’s a bit of a Read more…

The Multiple Mac Setup

The Multiple Mac Setup
[Image via Charm Royal] About a year ago, I moved my office from one room in the house to the other so that I could accomodate my as then yet unborn son. Between myself and my wife, we have three computers: My MacBook pro, a community iMac that’s mostly used as an iTunes server, and Read more…