What's New In iOS 8

What’s New In iOS 8 Apps / In The News / Stuff We Love / Tech

iOS 8 has arrived, and Apple aims for it to be the biggest operating system rollout yet for its iPhone/iPad/iPod family of devices. So here’s a rundown of iOS 8 features and changes to expect when you update today.   Design: The biggest difference about iOS 8 is something you may not notice right away. […]

Five Things We Love About Watch. Plus one.

Five Things We Love About Watch. Plus one. Fashion / In The News / Stuff We Love / Tech

Apple gave us a first look at the brand new Apple Watch today. Of course, it’s beautiful. Here’s a rundown on five of our favorite things. Plus one.: 1) Built-in accelerometers to measure movement. Apple Watch tracks how active you are, from brisk activity to how often you’ve stood up to take a break from sitting. All of […]

BREAKING NEWS – The iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus are here!

BREAKING NEWS – The iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus are here! Stuff We Love / Tech

Apple just announced the new iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus, and we couldn’t be more excited! We’ve compiled a list of the most important things you need to know about the new iPhone: The guts: Stunning new Retina HD display, with ion-strengthened display glass Thinner design: 6.9 and 7.1 mm thick for iPhone 6 […]

Apple Announcement Rumors: The Good, The Bad, The Ridiculous

Apple Announcement Rumors: The Good, The Bad, The Ridiculous In The News / Stuff We Love / Tech

Big announcements from Apple: half the fun of them is second-guessing them. Now that Apple’s announcement is less than a week away, the rumors are rampant. Here’s a sampling of  rumors — what other people are second-guessing as the announcement — whenever that is — draws closer. Rumor has it that there will be a device. And… […]

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The Best Albums of 2014 (So Far), pt 2 Life / Music Reviews / Stuff We Love

2014 is shaping up to be a great year for new releases, so we’re back with ten more of our favorite records of the year, hand-picked by Griffin staff. Stream a playlist of our staff picks below, and don’t forget to check out our first batch of picks here! Donnie & Joe Emerson, Still Dreamin’ Wild (2014, […]

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The Best Albums Of 2014 (So Far) Life / Music / Music Reviews / Stuff We Love

Who wants to wait until the end of the year to find out what new music to check out? Here are the records that have us excited so far this year. Read our capsule reviews, or skip to the bottom to check out the playlist on Spotify! Beck, Morning Phase (2014, Capitol Records) Ethereal, disconnected […]

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Enter to win a Samsung Galaxy S5! UPDATED Connect / Prizes & Discounts / Stuff We Love

UPDATE 2/28/14: This giveaway has concluded. Thanks to everyone that entered, and congratulations to our winners, who will be notified by email today. The Samsung Galaxy S5 is on its way, and we couldn’t be more excited! To celebrate, we’re giving away loads of Galaxy gear, including a brand new Galaxy S5! Here’s what you […]

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Brother, Can You Spare A Bitcoin? Stuff We Love / Tech

It was Christmas, and folks were exchanging gifts, like ya do. The office was lousy with giftcards and ugly sweaters, See’s Samplers and Christie’s Cookies, but the folks in eCommerce found something a little different under the tree: A gaudy, colorful slip of paper emblazoned with the words “Paper Wallet”. Sean had given us Bitcoin. […]