60 Seconds During the Year Everything Changed

60 Seconds During the Year Everything Changed Community / Music / Uncategorized

They call 1969 “The Year Everything Changed.” That was the year that 500 million people watched Neil Armstrong leave the first human footprints on the moon. Rupert Murdoch bought his first newspaper. An oil spill led to the first Earth Day (held the following year), and a river caught fire in Ohio, sparking the creation […]

Where to Get Updates on the new iPad

Where to Get Updates on the new iPad Uncategorized

Looking for specs and new features on the new iPad? So are we! We’ll be tuned in at 12 pm CST (10 am San Francisco) to get all the details on Apple’s new awesome. Here are some of our favorite places to tune in. Gizmodo:  Typically the most up-to-the-minute updates, with minimum editorializing as the […]

Johnny Cash Museum FTW!!

Johnny Cash Museum FTW!! Community / Fun / In The News / Special Events / Uncategorized

I grew up listening to Johnny Cash songs. My dad had been a teenager during the legendary ‘Million Dollar Quartet’ days of Sun Records.  Before I ever heard Johnny Cash sing, I knew “Folsom Prison Blues” and “I Walk the Line” from the versions my dad would strum out on his battered Epiphone acoustic guitar. […]

Soccer Break

Soccer Break Uncategorized

A couple of our intrepid IT mages (and Daniel, who is responsible for much if the upkeep over at griffintechnology.com) have an interesting take on the concept of the “smoke break.”. Because none of them smoke, they save up the five-minute breaks they would have taken (had they been smokers), and spend the time instead […]

Our hearts, thoughts and prayers go to Japan

Our hearts, thoughts and prayers go to Japan Uncategorized

On behalf of Griffin Technology, we sincerely hope and pray that the people in Japan recover quickly from the terrible earthquake, tsunami and nuclear threat. The before and after photos of the affected areas are deeply troubling. Here are some ways to help Text REDCROSS to 90999 and $10.00 will be donated to the Red […]

Announcing September Reviewers!

Announcing September Reviewers! News & Reviews / Uncategorized

On the final Friday of each month we select 10 new reviewers for the following month. Are you interested in reviewing a Griffin Technology product? If so, visit our reviewer policy page for details. Here are our ten selected reviewers for September. We look forward to seeing your reviews! Matt Fisher Chris Van Dusen Ryan […]

Five years of mobile devices

Five years of mobile devices Uncategorized

There’s a great post on Mashable today by Christina Warren about the last five years of mobile devices. It’s a fantastic look at: The Rise of the Touchscreen; The Socialization of Mobile; Broadband in Your Pocket; There’s an App For That; and The Future. Warren concludes: In five years, we’ve transitioned from keypad to touchscreen, […]