As part of their annual event, Apple announced their new version of the iPhone. It was a little bit different this year as what should have been the iPhone 7S and iPhone 7S Plus has become the iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus. Their was also a surprise with the iPhone X (X being a Roman numerial 10, which marks the tenth anniversary of Apple's smartphone). The Announcement at … [Read more...] about Apple unveils new Apple Watch Series 3, AppleTV 4K, iPhone 8, and iPhone X Release Date and Price
It has been a while since I have reviewed a Henge Docks product, the last time was with the Gravitas and then the Vertical Docking Station. I decided to use this picture to illustrate what the Clique does. Basically, this is essentially a stand made to hold Apple's Wireless Keyboard with the Magic Trackpad (1st Generation). This is an issue for people who have this, and … [Read more...] about Henge Docks Clique for the Apple Wireless Keyboard and Magic Trackpad
So, yesterday was a pretty big event, so what exactly happened? The answer is everything except one thing, and I will get to that. After some announcements about Apple in general, the first thing that was brought up was the new watch bands as well as a price drop for the Apple Watch at $299. Then there was talk about "a smaller iPhone", which is called the iPhone SE. … [Read more...] about What Apple is Doing
It's been a while since we reviewed an Innergie product, and they are very good at making some power supplies. In the case of the PowerGear USB-C 45, it is a 45-Wat USB-C Laptop Adapter. This guy has a USB-C reversable plug, allowing it to be inserted both ways, so you don't have to check if you're doing it right. All I have to say to that is: "Thank you". You will … [Read more...] about Hands on with the Innergie 45-Watt USB-C Laptop Adaptor
There is a new Apple Watch compatibility application that allows the watch to control GoPros. That's right, imagine controlling one of those cool cameras that everyone has to have. This application will allow GoPro users to record videos, preview shots, and adding "HiLight" bookmarks. This has allows a lot of videos to show up on YouTube done with Apple Watches. You … [Read more...] about Apple Watch can work with a GoPro, will Apple buy GoPro?
I've reviewed products form IK Multimedia products before, and they usually have something to do with sound on mobile devices. This particular iRig Mic Field, which is a pocket-sized stereo microphone for Apple products, provided it comes with that Lightning port. I've actually seen something like this before with Blue Microphones called the Mikey. It plugs right in the … [Read more...] about iRig Mic Field from IK Multimedia
It seems that our lifestyle these days is to put our mobile devices on charging stations so we can do our things we want to do when we get home. Most homes have several mobile devices, so why not charge them all at once? This is purpose of the Power Station from BlueFlame. I have reviewed BlueFlame's products before, and they really make some quality stuff such as the … [Read more...] about BlueFlame Power Station good for charging four devices
Apple is planning to have their annual Worldwide Developers Convention (WWDC), and they are planning it on June 8-12 in the Moscone Center in San Francisco. According to Apple, the WWDC will be a time where Apple’s developer community “will come together to learn about the future of iOS and OS X”, and there will be “more sessions than ever before streamed to developers”. … [Read more...] about Apple will have WWDC 2015 on June 8th
The Apple Watch was announced back in September, as we have reported before. Since then, there still haven been some things not revealed about it, like the release date, the price, battery life, and other features. Yesterday, Apple CEO Tim Cook took the stage in San Francisco at a “Spring Forward” to shed some light on the mystery. There was much time devoted to the … [Read more...] about The Apple “Spring Forward” Event Finalizes Apple Watch Details
I've reviewed iDevice products before, and I am referring to a company known as iDevices Inc, not the generic term used for devices compatible with Apple products. The last product I reviewed was the iShower, and it was quite a cool Bluetooth speaker. Today, I'm going to talk about the iGrill mini, a Bluetooth thermometer. It is designed for grilling, which will let you … [Read more...] about The iGrill Mini from iDevices
Like we mentioned yesterday with Google's big announcement, we knew that Apple was going to announce something. In fact, most news outlets had already received word about what it was: the iPad Air 2 and iPad mini 3. Let me start by saying that I didn't hear much about the iPad Mini 3. I think it is just the same size with a few upgrades. Apple spent a lot more time … [Read more...] about Apple announces the iPad Air 2 and iPad mini 3
Okay, I'm going to make a disclaimer. Generally, I do my postings a day early so they can post early the next day. Unless there is some sort of "big story" breaking, like the recent unveiling of the iPhone 6. I guess I got ahead of myself with my report on the iPhone 6 bending. As it turns out, this is a problem that has only affected 9 phones, according to my Source. … [Read more...] about I may have been too pre-mature on my report of Bendgate
A few years ago, when the iPhone 4 came out, there was that design flaw that would power the phone down when you put your finger on a certain point on its side. It would appear that there is a new Applegate. I'm not certain if you have already heard about this, but the iPhone 6 is having a problem staying straight. Have you ever kept your phone in your front pocket? … [Read more...] about Say, does the iPhone 6 have a bending problem?
"One life ends, another begins". Yeah, I took that from Avatar, and I definitely think that it applies to Apple. I'm guessing that the company made one of their big announcements ever with the Apple Watch. Lest we forget that Apple was having its own troubles, but much of that changed when the iPod hit the market. Remember how this invention changed...everything? Yeah, … [Read more...] about The iPod Classic says Good-bye
We all knew that Apple was going to announce something big today on September 9th, and we thought it was going to be the new iPhone and the iWatch. So what did they announce? It started off with Apple saying they had lots of products (plural) to report, and while they had a new smartphone and smartwatch, it was not quite what expected. Apple began with the new version of … [Read more...] about What Apple announced today