easyemailgifts-blogpostimg-2v2

Five easy online gifts and gift cards you can email Life

Uh-oh. It’s the Tuesday before Christmas and it’s too late to get those last-minute gifts shipped before the 25th. We’ve all been there. Frazzled and panicked. Running to the nearest store to find something so your loved ones won’t be empty handed come Christmas morning. And we all know that the corner store’s shelves don’t really […]

BLG-techedwishlist-blogpostimg

Teacher Tech Wish List Community / Education

At Griffin, helping teachers with technology in the classroom is a top priority. With the holidays upon us, we were curious what gifts – both tech and non-tech – teachers were pining for this year. So we surveyed a group of our teacher-partners to find out, and we got some great – and creative – […]

BLG-TakeXmasPics-blogpostimg

How Do I Take Decent Christmas Tree Photos? Apps / Life / Photography / Tech / Tips & Tricks

O, tannenbaum, o tannenbaum, how washed-out are thy highlights. But they don’t have to be. You’ll want to remember your Christmas in photos. And what’s more visually iconic of your Christmas than your Christmas tree? A Christmas tree — whether it’s a confection of tinsel and lights and lush greenery, or spindly bare branches with lots […]

f77d108812d955935777bfd5174db919

Slow TV Helps Us Dial It Back Life / Stuff We Love

The last few weeks of the year are busy for us and, at times, tensions can run high. As an antidote to the mile-a-minute conversations, meetings about meetings and hourly deadlines, we’ve been hopping on the Slow TV bandwagon. Slow TV has been described as “watching paint dry on TV,” and that’s a pretty apt description. It’s a […]

112014-blog-survivor_as

Griffin cases help iPads survive in the classroom Education / Products

We recently had the opportunity to catch up with LaKrystal McKnight, an Autism Special Education teacher at Lansing Elementary in Lansing, KS. Ms. McKnight’s class serves K-5 students who have some level of Autism Spectrum Disorder with varying needs. Her class typically serves up to 12 students with moderate to severe levels of Autism throughout […]

2014 Holiday Gift Guide by Griffin Technology

Introducing our 2014 Holiday Gift Guide Products

Introducing our 2014 Gift Guide – an exclusive collection of our favorite holiday treats to help you give everyone on your list the best holiday ever. From Fitbit to Misfit, fitness trackers are at the top of everyone’s list this year, and our wearable accessories make the perfect companion. LEARN MORE. Know someone that works […]

JTMooreMiddleSchool_IMG_7401

Griffin STEM Club at J.T. Moore Middle School Connect / Education

Earlier this school year, we were proud to help kick off a weekly Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (or STEM) after school club for about twenty 5th and 6th graders at J.T. Moore Middle School in Nashville. We knew we wanted to support the great administration and the great kids at this school, so we were thrilled when […]

Survivor Slim for iPad Air

Beyond Protection: Why Schools Love Survivor Slim Education / Griffin Gear / Products

Like Griffin’s other popular Survivor cases, Survivor Slim for iPad Air passes a 6.6-foot drop test and provides a non-slip grip. With all this protection in a slim profile, it’s no wonder this case is becoming so popular with schools. Survivor Sim with Clear Back is designed with education in mind, with features that will […]

iphone6-vs-6plus_featimg_1v0

Which iPhone Should I Buy? In The News / News & Reviews / Tech

Which of the “bigger than bigger” iPhones is the better choice for you? The answer here in the Griffplex is clear.  You need an iPhone 6 Plus. Or maybe you don’t. “The 6 Plus is a perfect match” ^Josh, Online Marketing Specialist When I turned my iPhone 6 Plus on for the first time I immediately […]

Apple's Newest iPad and Newest Mac OS Are Here!

Apple’s Newest iPad and Newest Mac OS Are Here! News & Reviews / Stuff We Love / Tech

Apple’s newest Mac OS, Yosemite, is available today, and it’s absolutely free. Yosemite sports an updated look that echoes iOS 8, as well as inter-device continuity with any iPhone or iPad running iOS 8, meaning you can swap devices mid-project (or mid-phone call, for that matter) without losing a step. Most years, that would have been enough, […]