Our pals at the FCC are the source of numerous little tips about new products coming to market ahead of an official launch. The latest such product to surface is from Griffin and is a dock for the iPhone that lets as many as four people play a game on the smartphone at once.
Apple are offering a choice of difference iPhone 4 cases as part of their free program to address the so-called Antennagate issue, with a new app that's fresh to the App Store designed to help you order your favorite. If you're asking what's the difference between the various options then you've come to the right place: check out our roundup of the seven different cases after the cut.
It's the middle of the week again, and here we are with another edition of the Daily Slash. Tonight's is packed full with interesting pieces of information, that we're sure will fill your heart with delight. First up, in the Best of R3, we've got some more tablet news that's not related to Apple, an iPad case review, and some more rumors about the Hero's update to Android 2.1. And then in the Dredge 'Net, we've got Clearwire promising some very interesting things, space tourism for the (rich) every man, and AT&T thinks it doesn't have dropped calls.
It didn't take long for accessory manufacturers to jump on the Apple iPad bandwagon, and Griffin is one of the first we've seen. While the tablet itself won't ship for another couple of months, they're already promoting a range of cases and screen protectors.
Griffin's PowerMate USB controller may be a few years old, but it still manages to pull in buyers. Anyone not willing to spend $45 on a glorified volume knob, though, might find something to occupy them in MAKE's weekend project, the Powerfake.
If you're regularly charging and synchronizing your iPod then you probably know - or could imagine - how useful a dock can be. Thing is, it's also yet another lump on your desk; enter Griffin's Simplifi, which basically says that if you're going to grant something real-estate in your life then it really ought to bring more to the party. That's why the Simplifi has a multiformat card reader and USB hub.