Mini Maker Faire Nashville is this Saturday, and we’re crazy stoked to welcome all you Makers to our neck of the woods. Nashville (and especially our neighborhood) has a vibrant maker culture that encompasses music, art, food, beer and of course, technology. A crowd-sourced community darkroom was just funded, where aspiring photographers can learn how to […]
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Who wants to win stuff? Everyone! For fanpeople and linestanders everywhere, behold our first-ever Instagram Photo Scavenger Hunt. Turn your idle Instagramming as you wait for the new iPhone into the possibility of big prizes from the Griffin Treasure Box. If we pick your Instagrammed shot, why not turn your idle Instagramming into the possibility […]
10:40am CDT Due to emergency utility work being done down the street (a truck hit a utility pole), Griffin Technology’s online and telephone availability will be limited for the next couple of hours. We’re told that in an hour, utility crews may be cutting all power, phone and internet connectivity to our building, including our […]
Anything we can do to get more out of the web by doing less ourselves is a good thing. Which is why we’re in love with IFTTT. It’s not especially new, but we love the way it takes some of our favorite web services and daisy-chains them together to do brand new things. There’s a […]
Give David Byrne credit for many things, not the least of which knowing how to get the most out of the web and giving away music to sell more music and tickets. In announcing what is essentially the second leg of the Love This Giant tour, Byrne and ST. Vincent have dropped, for the low […]
Ever been in the middle of sending an email from your iPhone (or iPad) and you wanted to tack on a picture? It’s pretty easy, actually. Don’t forget to subscribe to our YouTube channel to get more Tech Tips.
Our Techsupportizens have just posted a new Tip of the Week over on YouTube. It’s the simple step we should all take to lock down our iPhones when not in use. How To Protect Your iPhone from Prying Eyes Surprising, actually, how few people have their phones locked. What about you?
Imitation may be the sincerest form of flattery, but not when it leads to bad products and negative customer experiences. In 2012, Homeland Security reported more than 22,000 takedowns of illegal online merchants trafficking counterfeit merchandise, with a total street value of more than $100 million. And we’re not immune. We’ve seen an increased number of […]
Sin City becomes Tech Central for a week every January as the world flocks to the Las Vegas Convention Center for CES 2013. 3000 exhibitors, 150,000 attendees and they’re all in front of me at the Starbucks. We’ve got amazingness to share all week long. Make sure you’re following us everywhere to see the new […]
New tech under the tree often means that someone below you in the pecking order else inherits the now-superannuated iPhone/iPod touch/iPad. If you’re that someone, here are some quick steps you can take to make that iPhone 4 your own. 1) Remove all traces of the former owner. Make sure the previous owner has […]