Three Great Apps To Take Outdoors This Weekend

Three Great Apps To Take Outdoors This Weekend Apps / Stuff We Love / Tips & Tricks

This Saturday marks the beginning of National Parks Week. By the number of mud covered jeeps and trucks in the Griffin parking lot, you can bet we’re a wilderness loving bunch. (Imagine a group of sexy tech-smart naturalists . . . like a whole building of Bear Grylls and lady equivalents.) At 5pm you can […]

Stop Taking Crappy iPhone Pictures! Part 6

Stop Taking Crappy iPhone Pictures! Part 6 Photography / Tips & Tricks / Tutorial

2 HDR or Not 2 HDR? You’ve seen them: photos with colors so rich they look like they’ve been dipped in butter. Landscape shots that must have been taken on an alien planet, because the colors in them can’t possibly exist on this one. Objects in these photos sometimes appear to have glowing halos. Such […]

A Hard Day's Night

What’s the best Beatles album? Wrong! Music Reviews / Stuff We Love

As my wife, or anyone that’s had a beer with me, will tell you, I bear the onerous burden of walking this world, being right. About everything. For example, I can say with some authority that the Beatles are the best rock band ever, and your opinion about them is wrong. Sorry, that’s just the […]

Griffin Designer Series Featured Artist : Rachel Karr

Griffin Designer Series Featured Artist : Rachel Karr Community / Fashion / New / Photography / Stuff We Love

Rachel does photography and paint. The Jellyfish photos in her Designer Series contributions are multimedia works that combine her fascination with jellyfish and cephalopods with her nighttime photography, and with imagery from the painting techniques she developed with glazes on large canvases. Of the 4 images repesented in the Designer Series, JellyFish 2 is her […]

How to keep your iPhone safe from prying eyes.

How to keep your iPhone safe from prying eyes. Tips & Tricks

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?    

We Heart Vintage PowerBooks

We Heart Vintage PowerBooks Community / Stuff We Love

A rogues’ gallery of vintage PowerBooks lives on at ^GeneW’s desk.  In this week’s installment of #whatsgoodweds, have a look at what happens when one man’s mania for Apple laptops meets the modern day.   A Little Bit of History Come in the front doors of Griffin Technology’s headquarters in the Sawtooth Building in Nashville. […]

Twenty and MagSafe

Tech Tip Tuesday: Using Twenty with your MacBook Pro Music / Tips & Tricks

Twenty, Griffin’s AirPlay-awesomizing amp, works so well with AirPort Express that it’s easy to forget that it will also work just as well with any optical audio source. When I got my hands on a Twenty, I wanted to set it up at my desk.  I work in the Customer Support room, though, so there’s […]

Stop Taking Crappy iPhone Pictures! Part 5

Stop Taking Crappy iPhone Pictures! Part 5 Photography / Tips & Tricks

Session 5: A Sense of Place(ment) To recap our checklist for taking better iPhone photos: Take lots of pictures. Critique your pictures. Turn off your flash. Compose your shots such that one thing matters. Okay, that’s it. You’re done. But, wait. We promised a couple of tips about ways to control the focus of attention […]