*+-The Lightning connector that was revealed first on the iPhone 5 in 2012 is finally starting to gain ubiquity. All but two devices that Apple sells currently have the Lightning connector, which means that all the new accessories we’ve been seeing are more than likely equipped with Lightning. We went over some speaker docks about […]
*+-The original Nexus 7 was wildly successful and truly put Android tablets on the map, and this year the second-gen Nexus 7 (2013) is even better. With such popularity comes a guarantee that there will be several different cases and accessories for the device, so we’ve gathered a few of our favorites. The new Nexus […]
*+-Today JBL announced the first two iPhone 5 speaker docks with Lightning cables available in the U.S., the JBL OnBeat Micro and JBL Venue LT. The two new speaker docks both feature the new Lightning port, and both fit the iPhone 5, new iPod touch, and new iPod nano. The larger JBL Venue LT also […]
*+-Some of you reading this blog are old enough to remember when mobile technology meant a boom box that you could fit on your shoulder and carry around. If you were strong enough, of course. These days we’re all expected to keep our tunes to ourselves, though some youths rebel by playing the music from their smartphone speakers really loud, annoying all the people on public transportation with crappy, tinny music. If you’re going to do all that, you need to go old school with it.
*+-Those of us with Android phones are well used to not having many accessories designed specifically to work with our devices. Speaker docks in particular. Philips’ Fidelio line of speakers for iPhone, iPod and the iPad offered really great sound plus playback and clock/alarm capabilities in a compact form factor. Long did I wish for […]
*+-HARMAN is releasing a new set of AirPlay enabled speakers under the JBL name which allow users to stream audio wirelessly using Apple AirPlay technology. The JBL On Air Wireless AirPlay speaker dock supports wireless streaming and has a dock for charging and playing audio. The JBL On Air Wireless AirPlay speaker dock will give wireless AirPlay […]