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… […]

The Griffin Academy of Design and Technology

The Griffin Academy of Design and Technology Connect / Education / Life

At Griffin Technology, education is our passion, and we’re thrilled to support the students in the Design and Technology Academy at Hunters Lane High School in Nashville through a partnership with the Academies of Nashville.  After working hand in hand with the students, teachers, and administration for about a year and a half to a […]

What Is USB 3.0?

What Is USB 3.0? Griffin Gear / Products / Tech / Tips & Tricks

  There’s a new USB in town. It’s bigger and faster, and most importantly, it has a different kind of connector. But, confusingly, the new connector has the same name as the old connector. The new USB is called SuperSpeed USB 3.0. And the new connector, like the old one, is called a Micro-B. But, rejoice […]

C is for Cookie...

C is for Cookie… Tech / Tips & Tricks / Tutorial

If you’ve visited our site (or any site that sells internationally), you may have noticed a message that popped up on screen that says something like “This website requires cookies to provide all of its features. By using our website, you agree to our use of cookies.” There they are again. Cookies. Cookies on your desktop […]


Bringing On-The-Job Experience Into The Classroom Connect / Education / Life

Three teachers from Hunters Lane Comprehensive High School in Nashville recently got an up-close view of the operations here at Griffin Technology.  Thanks to our partnership with the school, made possible by the Academies of Nashville program, we were able to host the teachers from the Design and Technology Academy at Hunters Lane for a three-day externship. […]


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, […]


Introducing Survivor Slim For iPad Air Education / Griffin Gear / Products

It should come as no surprise by now that we at Griffin enjoy spending a lot of time in the classroom, and speaking directly with teachers and technology directors to learn more about their needs as they integrate technology into the classroom.  It’s with those conversations in mind that we’ve added some features to our […]

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Road Trip Essentials For Summer Travel Griffin Gear / Kids / Products

School is out, the sun is shining, and the open road calls to you. You know what time it is. It’s roadtrip time! But before you head out on the highway, make sure you’ve packed everything you need to make your summer road trip a success! If you’re going to plan a trip, you probably […]

The Best Way To Backup Your Data

The Best Way To Backup Your Data Tech / Tips & Tricks / Tutorial

Backup your data. These are words we hate hearing – especially when they’re coming from our computer-savvy friend we called in a panic because our hard drive crashed and they ask if we’ve been doing so (we haven’t). Why do we have such a problem with keeping our data safe? Is it too expensive? Is it extra responsibility? Heck, […]


Survivor For iPhone 5s – Now Compatible With Touch ID Griffin Gear / New / Products

Since the release of the iPhone 5s the number one request we’ve received has been a fingerprint-scanner-compatible version of our famous Survivor case. Touch ID, iPhone 5s’s groundbreaking biometric security feature, was one of the coolest innovations the 5s brought to the table, after all. Frankly, though, most of us didn’t even think such a thing […]