Posts Tagged iPhone

The News: Sunday, December 21 Edition

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First, Happy Birthday to my niece! She and I will be celebrating tomorrow night since the family Christmas is at my house in a couple of hours, but today is the actual day. Second, the universe finally decided I’d had enough bad lately and gave me a huge early gift …

FCC Study Reveals Smartphone Theft Statistics

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The reason I recently purchased a Samsung Galaxy Note 3 was because my previous phone, my trusty HTC Incredible, was stolen. I was at a Chinese restaurant and I left my phone on the table while I walked away for a moment. I live in a small town that doesn’t …

Vivo Developing the World’s Thinnest Smartphone

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The idea of a razor-thin smartphone doesn’t exactly appeal to me, because I am a lumbering brute who inadvertently destroys nice things. I don’t need people to make it easier for me. That doesn’t mean I can’t appreciate the economics of it, though. Vivo is reportedly working on what will …

The News: Sunday, September 21 Edition

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Hey, did you know today was Sunday? I didn’t. Well, that’s not exactly true… I knew it was Sunday because I only have to do two shows today after doing three yesterday, but was somehow incapable of applying that information to it being the day I owe y’all an affiliate …

BelayCords Take the Guesswork Out of USB

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Please tell me I’m not the only one. I have never, and I do mean never, inserted a USB plug the right way on the first try. Not once. Not even when I look at it first, because invariably the port is the opposite way of how I …

Cabin iPhone Charger Adds MagSafe to Lightning

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Cords?! Who uses cords anymore? Contact charging is the way to go and the Shenzhen, China-based Hevo Labs have come up with a really convenient way to charge your iPhone on the go.

The Cabin is a portable battery that your iPhone can magnetically snap via the Lightning port into …

RØDE Launches the New, Improved iXY Microphone for iPhone

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Australian audio company RØDE Microphones has released the iXY Microphone with Lightning connector for the iPhone 5, 5S, and 5C, which can record audio at sample rates of up 24-bit/96kHz.

The original iXY was announced in early 2013 and had the distinction of being the world’s first iOS microphone that could …