Apple Brings Space Gray to iPod Lineup

10:34 AM, Sep. 11th, 2013 · · iPod

Apple introduced space gray as the new black for the iPhone 5s on Tuesday, and the not-so-black black is making its way to the iPod lineup, too. The company quietly updated the color options for the iPod touch, iPod nano, and iPod shuffle.

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It isn't a big surprise that Apple added space gray to the iPod line since it replaced black on the iPhone 5s. We're hoping the space gray color proves to be more durable than black.

2 Free iOS App For Music Discovery and More!

6:15 PM, Sep. 6th, 2013 · · iPod

Free on iTunes

Discovering new music can be a challenge, but Vern Seward points out 2 free apps that will help in this week's Free on iTunes. NPR Music and musiXmatch. And there are more freebie as well.

LYNKtec Paintbrush Tip for iPad Drawing Has That Artist Feel

3:20 PM, Sep. 4th, 2013 · · iPod

Review LYNKtec Paintbrush Tip

LYNKtec has released a new Artist Paintbrush Tip for the TruGlide Pro stylus.  This is a replaceable tip for the original Pro stylus barrel.  It's not pressure sensitive, and it doesn't afford finer lines when drawing. Instead, it simulates the traditional soft brush experience that artists appreciate.

2 Free iOS Apps For The Shakespeare Lovers and More

6:30 PM, Aug. 30th, 2013 · · iPod

Free on iTunes

Enjoy Shakespeare? Vern Seward points out two free iOS apps that'll help you get the most out of The Bard's master works in this week's Free on iTunes. They're called Shakespeare and SwipeSpeare, and he has some more freebies to share with you, too.

How to Set Your iOS Device Data to Auto-Destruct

3:30 PM, Aug. 24th, 2013 · · iPod

Auto Destruct Sequence

There are many ways to safeguard the personal data that resides on your iPhone, iPad or iPod touch. Sandro Cuccia shows you one of the best: enabling a feature on your device that will erase all data after ten failed passcode entry attempts. Yes, it's an iOS Auto-Destruct mechanism!

3 Free Fun Flicking Games For iOS

6:10 PM, Aug. 23rd, 2013 · · iPod

Free on iTunes

Fill you free time with fun flickers for iOS. In this week's Free on iTunes, Vern Seward points out 3 good games that only require a flick to play. Gong Show Saucer King, Skim it, and Glass Pong 2.

Dockem’s iProp: Beanbag Chair for Your iPad

12:40 PM, Aug. 13th, 2013 · · iPod

Dockem iProp

The iProp from Dockem is, really cool. It's like a beanbag chair for your iPad, small and lightweight. It holds the iPad comfortably in numerous angles and situations and will hold one while wearing most slim cases. It also works with iPhones. Did we mention that it’s really cool?

iPhone: iOS and the Hidden Scientific Calculator

10:52 AM, Aug. 13th, 2013 · · iPod

The iPhone and iPod touch include a built-in calculator app that's easy to use and handy since it goes where ever you take your pocket-size iOS device. That calculator is pretty basic, but it also hides a full featured scientific calculator, and all it takes to find it is a little twist.