From Aqaba to Progress Bar

From Aqaba to Progress Bar Community / Misc

What’s your relationship to the tech in your life?   In David Lean’s movie, Lawrence of Arabia, T.E. Lawrence, having just crossed the Sinai desert, strides into the British command post wearing Bedouin robes and headdress. He encounters raised eyebrows and comments from the other British officers about having “gone native.” Though the movie played fast and […]

Griffin’s Oasis in the Rain

Griffin’s Oasis in the Rain Community / Fun / Misc / Stuff We Love

We GriffinTeckers love the big old building we work in. We love its location, close to the heart of Nashville. We even love the parking lot (the running joke in Nashville being that the music industry is the second-biggest business in Music City, right behind Parking). The thing that makes our parking lot easy to […]

iOS 5 hidden features!

iOS 5 hidden features! Misc

Digital Trends ran a story listing their favorite hidden features of iOS 5. AssistiveTouch: Lets you tilt and move your phone, tablet, or touch for certain commands. Hide your Safari activity. Take pictures with your headphones: Take pictures via the volume up button. Alternate routes in map: Now when you’re trying to find directions, options […]

Under Construction

Under Construction Misc

You may have noticed that is currently unavailable. Don’t worry, we planned for this. We are currently updating our site to better serve you. The new bells and whistles will be lovely, but for the next short time the site will be unavailable. You can still reach us on Facebook, Twitter and by contacting […]

The Griffin Gallery

The Griffin Gallery Misc

I work with a group of incredibly gifted people. Not only are they amazing at design, mechanical and electrical engineering, software programming, writing, sales, marketing, etc., they are also talented artists. That’s why it’s so wonderful to walk through the Griffin Gallery in our office. The Griffin Art Gallery is our in-house art gallery that […]

It’s moving day!

It’s moving day! Misc

Today is the day that we’re picking up our desks, filling up our boxes and wrapping our valuables in bubble wrap. It’s moving day! We’ll have more details here soon about our new office, but let’s just say that it’s pretty darned lovely.

When good iPhones die

When good iPhones die Misc

There’s an interesting post on CIO today by Tom Kaneshige about strange ways people kill their iPhones. We naturally shed a tear for every broken device, but accidents happen. Aaron Cooper, marketing director at Worth Ave. Group, a company that insures consumer electronics shares the most popular ways good iPhones die. Water is the number […]