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Griffin’s Survivor iPhone 5 Case is Rugged

2:00 PM, Oct. 8th, 2012 · · Just a Thought

Griffin Technology Survivor Case for iPhone 5

Griffin Technology has released the rugged and colorful Survivor case for iPhone 5, complete with belt clip which doubles as another layer of security. There are currently 11 color options and another eight will be available shortly. One problem noted was the difficulty in removing the iPhone from the case.

iPhone Camera 3.0

2:36 PM, Mar. 15th, 2012 · · Just a Thought


Love taking photos with your iPhone? Imagine the pix you could get if the iPhone had an even better camera. In this installment of Just a Thought, Vern Seward lays out what kind of advancements he’d like to see in future iPhone cameras.

5 Last Minute Gift Ideas For the Tech Savvy

10:45 AM, Dec. 20th, 2011 · · Just a Thought

Searching for something to give the tech savvy on your Christmas shopping list? With only five days left you need some solid suggestions, quick. Vern Seward has put together a short list of items that are sure to please and should be fairly easy to find.

A few Words About Steve Jobs

8:59 AM, Oct. 6th, 2011 · · Just a Thought

The life of Steve Jobs had a huge impact on the lives of people around the world, as did is passing on October 5. The Mac Observer’s Vern Seward is among those that can say Mr. Jobs’s visionary drive played a role in his life, and he was happy to share his thoughts on the life of Apple’s co-founder.

iPad 2: To Buy or Not To Buy

5:24 PM, Mar. 15th, 2011 · · Just a Thought


Should you buy an iPad 2? That question was posed to Vern Seward, and he provides his answer in this edition of Just a Thought. The short version, however, is “It depends.”

iPad Competitors? Send In The Clones

4:52 PM, Feb. 16th, 2011 · · Just a Thought

Microsoft's Courier Project

Vern Seward has a question: Has anyone else noticed that darn near every new smart phone being released looks like the iPhone, and almost every tablet coming out looks like the iPad?

Corporate “Projects”

9:03 PM, Feb. 4th, 2011 · · Just a Thought

Vern Seward - Just a Thought

Why can’t other companies be like Apple? It because they are stuck in the corporate “Projects”.

Game Center Coming Into Its Own On iPad

3:02 PM, Dec. 10th, 2010 · · Just a Thought


The release of iOS 4.2. 1for iPad brought a lot of great features to the device, including Game Center. Vern Seward is excited about this, and he talked to several developers to learn more about Game Center gaming on the device.


The Glif is Coming

6:35 PM, Oct. 8th, 2010 · · Just a Thought


The Glif could be what you’re looking for, and it is being brought to us through a project called KickStarter. Vern Seward tells us about both in this installment of Just a Thought.

Tripod mounted Glif