Thursday, April 28, 2016
We’ve covered various forms of audio recording before on Pointers—including an entire series on podcasting—but we’ve rarely and only lightly mentioned recording “in the field,” and so this Pointers is about the specifics of recording with iOS devices. Thanks to some recent changes by Apple and some existing third-party products, the need to bring a Mac with you to wherever you are in order to facilitate a quality recording has been greatly reduced, and recording either your voice or an instrument using just iOS devices has finally arrived.
Read more www.macnn.com
Thursday, April 21, 2016
We have a great last minute deal in the Geeky Gadgets Deals store today, you can save up to 27% on the iKlips iOS Flash Drive. The iKlips iOS Flash Drive is available in three storage sizes, a 32GB model for $65 with 17% off, a 64GB model for $72 with 27% off and a 128GB model for $139 with 22% off the retail price.
Read more www.geeky-gadgets.com
Saturday, April 16, 2016
According to a recent study, Spanish men and women are some of the most unfaithful in all the world. In light of this, Durmet — a Spanish mattress company — has come up with a rather unorthodox solution to put an end to infidelity. Color me skeptical that this actually exists, but if it does it’s on another level when it comes to trust issues.
Read more thenextweb.com
Thursday, April 14, 2016
LG has announced the Rolly keyboard 2 successor to the Rolly keyboard which was unveiled at the IFA 2015 last year. This is a decent upgrade from the Rolly which has just 4 rows of keys and insufficient space which did not give an immersive typing experience.
Read more www.gizmotimes.com
Saturday, April 09, 2016
At prolight+sound in Frankfurt, Sennheiser will preview the new digital version of its MK 4, one of the audio specialist’s most popular recording mics. With high-quality Apogee A/D conversion and mic preamp technology, MK 4 digital connects directly to iOS devices, Mac and PC computers.
Read more www.mixonline.com
Tuesday, April 05, 2016
Back in November, Pebble unveiled a Text Reply feature for iOS, finally letting iPhone users respond to incoming text messages on their Pebble smartwatch with a voice note or a canned text response (Custom messages were enabled in February). Unfortunately, the feature was only available for those on AT&T.
Read more www.engadget.com
Monday, April 04, 2016
It seems there is no limit to humankind’s selfie obsession. As per the executive director - Ian Duffell, of the IoT Group, the vision of the company was to build “a selfie stick on steroids”. Annoyed by long selfie sticks in public?
Read more investmentunderground.com
Wednesday, March 30, 2016
It’s taken a while (nearly two years, to be exact) but the iPhone and iPad are finally getting some quality gaming peripherals. Ever since Apple announced plans to add physical inputs to its touchscreen platform, hardware manufacturers have been dropping the ball somewhat.
Read more www.makeuseof.com
Friday, March 11, 2016
No one’s ever complained they have too much room on their iOS devices. We’re also pretty sure no one’s going to complain about having up to 128GB of storage ready to go. Get the iKlips iOS flash drive and opt for 32GB, 64GB, or 128GB of storage—they start at just $65.
Read more www.sitepoint.com
Tuesday, March 08, 2016
Pebble has just announced the rollout of firmware and app updates and while these benefit everyone, those on iOS have a lot to look forward to in this round. The firmware for the smartwatch itself has been update with both serious and whimsical new features while the Android app has gotten more multi-lingual.
Read more www.slashgear.com
Sunday, February 28, 2016
Apple’s legendary Cupertino, California, campus isn’t especially hospitable to unwanted visitors, as you might expect from a company famous for its secrecy. There’s really only one place on the Apple campus that welcomes visitors: A small Apple Store, located right at 1 Infinite Loop, and open to the public.
[Update] You can find this stuff on eBay:
Read more www.chronicle-express.com
Tuesday, February 16, 2016
Team Group Inc., the world’s leading memory brand, today announced the launch of MoStash- The world’s first flash drive for iPhone that can also transform into a mobile viewing stand. Team MoStash is using Lightning/USB 3.0 dual connector and has the world’s first patented smart stand as cover structure. MoStash is able to transform into a phone stand through interlocking its smart cover.
Read more www.hardwareheaven.com
Thursday, February 04, 2016
Though interfaces like the excellent iRig Pro Duo are great for bridging the divide between music creation apps running on an iPhone or iPad and an electric guitar, changing tones on the fly does involve taking playing hands away from the guitar to make a touchscreen selection. China’s Tone Shifter has developed a box that places such control, and much more, at a player’s foot-stomping disposal.
Read more www.gizmag.com
Thursday, January 21, 2016
When your home’s heating and cooling system allows you to set just one temperature for every room in the house, it can be hard to find a setting that everyone in the household will agree on. Fortunately, smart home climate systems don’t operate on a one-size-fits-all model. Instead, they allow users to customise their settings and create the home environment that makes them most comfortable.
Read more www.digitaltrends.com
Monday, January 04, 2016
Acton, the company behind those insane electric RockSkates, debuted it latest creation at CES this week. The Blink-Board is an electric skateboard that separates itself from much of the pack with the addition of Bluetooth connectivity, making it possible to control the board via smartphone.
Read more www.techtimes.com
Hyper’s new iShowFast Lightning drive adds a few features not available from competitors: USB 3.0 for faster performance, support for files over 4GB in size, and new low power consumption features that mean you’ll never have to charge it.
Read more 9to5mac.com
Sunday, January 03, 2016
The small portable sugar ‘cube’ speaker uses versatile motion sensing to provide hassle free control and directly connects to Wi-Fi for wireless online music streaming. the wooden housing brings rich sound and a modern look to any desk.
Read more www.designboom.com
We all have a bin full of disposable gadgets, stuff that seem valuable but we’ll never use again, like a wired computer mouse, a keyboard with missing keys, and a bunch of cords that hook up to who knows what. Most likely than not, these bins also contain more than a few tangled Apple EarPods, the recognizably white earphones that come standard with every iPhone and iPod.
Read more www.pcworld.com
Fuel cells are starting to live up to their promise. They may not save the world, but they’re certainly capable of providing enough energy for your smartphone. MyFC is demonstrating this with its eco-friendly Jaq fuel-cell charger, which is debuting this week at the 2016 International CES (the annual consumer electronics trade show in Las Vegas).
Read more www.nbcnews.com
We all know Livestream, the service, but here comes Livestream, the camera: The Movi is the company’s first venture into consumer hardware — a palm-size 4K video camera that lets you edit as you broadcast. The Movi isn’t just some fire-and-forget webcam; it’s loaded with software that will let you play the role of director. First, put the camera where you want it, then launch the Movi app on your iPhone (iOS only for now).
Read more mashable.com