iTunes Radio: a Charming and Smart Way to Discover Music

3:10 PM, Sep. 18th, 2013 · · Quick Look Review

iTines Radio review

iTunes 11.1 introduces iTunes Radio, a charming and low-key way to listen to music, by genre, and occasionally discover a new gem to purchase. You basically build your own radio station that plays your favorites. There are built in interruptions, but they're rare and don't spoil the experience.

New Trent’s iPad mini Airbender Case Includes a Keyboard

4:55 PM, Sep. 4th, 2013 · · Quick Look Review

New Trent Airbender Case for iPad Mini

New Trent’s iPad mini Airbender case features a fully functional keyboard, full cover protection, and it is water resistant. The iPad mini can be tilted at any angle. The keyboard separates if needed for standalone use and yet still affords good protection. The price is excellent.

LYNKtec Paintbrush Tip for iPad Drawing Has That Artist Feel

3:20 PM, Sep. 4th, 2013 · · Quick Look Review

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.

Sabine Sound Amplifier for iPad mini Works Very Well

6:00 PM, Sep. 3rd, 2013 · · Quick Look Review

Review: Sabine Passive Sound amplifier for iPad mini

The iPad mini is a great product, but the inclusion of stereo speakers on the bottom didn't solve the problem of directing the sound forwards, towards the user. Customers still find themselves cupping the edge of the iPad mini to redirect and amplify the sound.  The Sabine passive sound amplifier for iPad mini solves that problem.

Satechi’s 10-Port USB 3 Hub Is Worth The Price

4:38 PM, Aug. 29th, 2013 · · Quick Look Review

Satechi 10-Port hub

Using hubs is a way of life for most Mac users, and we frequently require more than one to connect all our accessories. The 10-Point hub from Satechi adds nine additional USB 3.0 ports and one iPad-charging port along with other neat features.

Parallels Desktop 9 for Mac: Faster, Better Windows Experience

4:00 PM, Aug. 29th, 2013 · · Quick Look Review

Review of Parallels Desktop 9

Parallels has released Parallels Desktop 9, the latest version of its virtualization software for OS X. Notable are: significant speed improvements, cloud support, an improved experience with Windows 8 and Linux as guest OSes, and support for OS X Mavericks and Windows 8.1.