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Instead of wireless, Griffin’s new iPad keyboard goes…wired?

  Griffin’s wired iPad keyboard at first it seems like a ridiculously tardy April Fool’s joke, or a signal that perhaps Nashville has been overcome by some bizarre warping of time; aren’t we supposed to be taking wires away instead of…Read more ›

Rip Up The Road With Griffin’s iPhone Controlled Rally Car [Deals]

App-powered toys are simply incredible. They add excitement and cool special features to an ordinary idea. The MOTO TC Rally is a prime example. This app-powered toy is where virtual and real-world racing collide. And Cult of Mac Deals has…Read more ›    [Read More…]

Griffin’s Legendary PowerMate Knob Goes Cordless [CES 2014]

LAS VEGAS, CES 2014 – Ever felt the need to turn your Mac up to 11? Of course you have, and now –thanks to Griffin’s new Bluetooth PowerMate, you can do it wirelessly. The new PowerMate updates a classic Mac…Read more ›    [Read More…]

Griffin’s Waterproof Survivor+Catalyst Is The Perfect iPhone 5 Beach Buddy [Review]

waterproof-overview.jpgSurvivor+Catalyst byGriffin Category: Cases Works With:iPhone 5 Price: $$70 Just in time for beach season, Griffin’s ruggedized, waterproof iPhone case – the Survivor+Catalyst – arrived at CoM’s Spanish HQ (aka my apartment). And after a month or so of using it and abusing it, I can say its the best rugged case I have used. […]

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Griffin’s Amazing Crayola Light Marker for iPad Lets Your Kid Paint With Light

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It won’t let your kid paint with light in the traditional, photographic sense — using a light source to burn magical images into a photograph.

Instead, Griffin’s new Crayola Light Marker turns an iPad into a canvas that’s transformed with light — a form of light painting, and just as magical.

The set consists of the Crayola Light Marker, a stand for the iPad and a free companion iPad app. Just point the marker at the iPad’s  [Read More…]

Griffin’s Survivor+Catalyst Is A Waterproof Case With Rugged Good Looks [CES 2013]

CES 2013 bug LAS VEGAS, CES 2013 – Griffin’s Survivor+Catalyst might have a goofy name, but it’s the first ruggedized waterproof case I’ve seen which isn’t hugely oversized or just plain fugly. In fact, it might be slim and stylish enough for everyday use.

My brother has an iPhone 4, but you’d never know it. You see, he also has about a million kids, and his  [Read More…]

Got An Entire Family Of iOS Devices? Griffin’s New PowerDock Charges Five At Once [CES 2013]

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LAS VEGAS — Griffin has a new lineup of charging accessories at CES in Las Vegas, one of which is ideal for those who have collected an entire family of iOS devices. It’s called the PowerDock 5 and it charges up to five devices at any one time, storing them away neatly to save space on your desk.

PowerDock 5 is the “ultimate space-saving, countertop charging and storage solution.” It contains  [Read More…]

Terrorize Pets With Griffin’s iPhone-Controlled MOTO Monster Truck

When the folks at Griffin were choosing a mythical creature for which to name their company1, they might have gone with Janus instead, to better reflect the schizophrenic nature of its offering: serious computer accessories vs. frivolous toys.

That’s not to say that the toys are bad. On the contrary, Griffin’s iOS-controlled choppers look amazing. And now they’re joined by these remote-controlled monster trucks.

I have mixed feelings about remote-controlled cars. The promise is  [Read More…]