The History of FAIL

The History of FAIL Fun / Griffin Gear

Ben Zimmer of the New York Times recently wrote a great article on the history of FAIL. That’s FAIL the interjection not the verb. Zimmer wrote: In July 2003, a contributor to Urbandictionary.com noted that fail could be used as an interjection “when one disapproves of something,” giving the example: “You actually bought that? FAIL.” […]

Gnomedex Was Amazing

Gnomedex Was Amazing Community / Fun / Special Events

I had the extreme pleasure of spending the last number of days in Seattle with a few hundred of the coolest geeks on earth. Each year Internet super star, Chris Pirillo, organizes an incredible conference called Gnomedex. I’m happy to write that Griffin was a proud sponsor this year. The conference mixes technology with social […]

I Want You To Want Me

I Want You To Want Me Fun / Griffin Gear

Cheap Trick rocks! There’s no if, and or buts about it. The rock n’ roll band has been pumping out classics since 1977. Leave it to the group to actually record their latest album (coincidentally called The Latest) on 8-track! Remember 8-track? Don’t worry for you newer technology types, it’s also available in MP3 format […]

Who Are You?

Who Are You? Fun

I can’t get the song Who Are You by The Who out of my head as I write this post. No, it’s not because I just watched an episode of CSI. It’s because we want to know who you are. Who are you? In the coming weeks we’re going to begin writing some posts about […]

Alyssa Milano

Alyssa Milano As seen on TV / Fun / Griffin Gear

In the immortal words of Tony Micelli, Hey oh, Angela! Alyssa Milano loves her Griffin Technology Wave case! Or at least this is what we pictured him saying. Photo from: mac4ever.com

David Letterman Discovers Twitter

David Letterman Discovers Twitter Fun

This is hilarious. Watch as Kevin Spacey explains microblogging to David Letterman.I hope Letterman starts tweeting soon, although I highly doubt it. Are you on Twitter? Follow @griffintech for special offers, contests and other goodies.

Water Balloons and iPhones Don’t Mix

Water Balloons and iPhones Don’t Mix Fun

Shenanigans ran wild at the Griffin Technology company picnic. A couple of weeks ago, we took a Friday off to hang out, listen to some music and literally cool off. Hundreds of water balloons were prepared hours before the picnic to help us blow off some steam. The steam was blown! Announcements were made about […]

If Today’s Products Were Designed in 1979…

If Today’s Products Were Designed in 1979… Fun

This was too cool not to share with you. Gizmodo recently ran a Photoshop contest for readers to redesign current tech gadgets as if they were created in 1979. A personal favorite is the iWalkman. Check out the rest of the images at Gizmodo.

An iTrip Wood Would Rock

An iTrip Wood Would Rock Fun / Griffin Gear

A couple of weeks ago, we came across a great post by Charles Starrett on iLounge called iLounge reader creates all-wood iPod mini, accessories. We were blown away! Not only did Australian Josh Darrah create a wooden iPod mini, he also carved a classic iTrip mini. Our crack investigation team (me) reached out to Josh […]

commandN AirCurve Love!

commandN AirCurve Love! Fun / Griffin Gear / In The News / News & Reviews

Check it out! AirCurve is featured in the new episode of commandN with Amber and Jeff MacArthur. AirCurve fans should take a look at the story of how the product came to be. Watch the whole episode to check out the violent alarm clock, it’s hilarious! Thanks Amber and Jeff. Happy belated Canada Day.