LAS VEGAS - Misfit is expanding its fitness tracker line again, but instead of a design that replaces your current watch, the new Ray looks like an extra piece of jewelry. Misfit introduced the Ray at CES in Las Vegas on Tuesday, and it looks decidedly different from other fitness trackers on the market.
On January 5th, Circus Ponies, the makers of the NoteBook app for OS X announced that it's closing its doors. Very limited techical support may or may not be available.
Apple's MagSafe power connector can save your Mac from an inadvertent yank on the power cord, but the USB Type-C port on the 12-inch Retina MacBook offers no such protection. Enter the Griffin BreakSafe, a magnetic charging cable that brings the benefit of MagSafe to USB Type-C.
LAS VEGAS - CES 2016. Griffin has announced its Travel Power Bank for the Apple Watch. This battery powered portable device can charge the Apple Watch up to four times on a single charge and includes a keyring.
After months of limited USB Type-C product releases, Acer and Lenovo have each annouced multiple Type-C monitors that promise to provide display, data, and power to a compatible device like the Retina MacBook, all via a single cable.
Twitter released version 4.0 of its Mac client Wednesday. Twitter 4.0 for Mac adds support for inline video playback, animated GIFs, Group Direct Messages, a Dark theme, the ability to more easily quote a tweet and add your commentary, and a new design that is closer to the one found in iOS.
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It's nice to finally see Twitter for Mac get some developer love.
Astro HQ updated its Astropad app on Monday with improved support for the iPad Pro's Apple Pencil. Astropad lets you use your iPad like a pressure sensitive graphics tablet for your Mac.
Star Wars: The Force Awakens is in theaters, and now the soundtrack for the movie is available on Apple's iTunes Store. The soundtrack was scored by John Williams and performed by the London Symphony Orchestra, but don't check out the track listing if you want to avoid movie spoilers.
AT&T launched an aggressive offer Friday that allows customers to get a free iPhone 6 or iPhone 6 Plus if they buy an iPhone 6s or iPhone 6s Plus...with some important caveats. The first is that each device must be on a new line—upgrades need not apply. The second caveat is that the free iPhone 6 or 6 Plus is a 16GB model, regardless of storage capacity on the iPhone 6s.
Mackie Wednesday released Master Fader version 4, the app used to control their DL-series iPhone- and iPad-controlled mixers. The update adds a slew of new features including real-time analyzers on all outputs, the ability to copy and paste channel settings, split view support for compatible iPads, iPad Pro support, an enhanced iPhone UI and much more. Additionally, version 4 now consolidates the My Fader and Master Fader functionality into one app, making updates easier for people using both iPhones and iPads.
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