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Kinivo’s Bluetooth Speaker Is Compact and Feature Full

2:15 PM, Jun. 26th, 2013 · · Macworld Expo 2009

Kinivo BtX350 Wireless Bluetooth Speaker

The BtX350 wireless compact bluetooth stereo speaker provides rich, full-bodied sound, strong bass and wirelessly streams via Bluetooth or connects to non-wireless items, such as iPods, with a standard 3.5mm plug. The addition of easy to reach operational buttons, makes this a useful speaker.

Griffin’s Survivor iPhone 5 Case is Rugged

2:00 PM, Oct. 8th, 2012 · · Macworld Expo 2009

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.

Mac Geek Gab #187: BusyCal, Virtual Box, and Extending Wireless Limits

11:52 PM, Jan. 12th, 2009 · Dave Hamilton & John F. Braun · Macworld Expo 2009


Back from Macworld Expo, John and Dave have a relatively "normal" show for you this week.  First they cover a few remaining items from Macworld Expo, including the upcoming BusyCal and a virtual machine from Sun.  Then they move on to answer your questions about extending and enhancing WiFi connections, with some great suggestions buried and peppered within. Don't miss this one, folks!

Mac Geek Gab #186: Cool Stuff Found at Macworld Expo, Live From The Show Floor

2:53 AM, Jan. 10th, 2009 · Dave Hamilton & John F. Braun · Macworld Expo 2009


Live again from the podcast stage at Macworld Expo in San Francisco, John and Dave talk about the coolest stuff they've found on the show floor, and then of course take some listener/attendee questions. LOTS of fun to be had here, folks!

It’s About Time Products Shows Switcher and iPhone 3G Training Applications

6:45 PM, Jan. 9th, 2009 · · Macworld Expo 2009


It's About Time Products is showing their It's About Time to Learn the Switch to Mac and It's About Time to Learn the iPhone 3G training products at this week's Macworld Expo. The goal of It’s About Time to Learn the Switch to Mac is to minimize the two to four week period of time to become familiar with using the Mac to just a couple hours, with a similar goal for Learn the iPhone 3G

Optical Illusions and Glossy Displays

1:40 PM, Jan. 9th, 2009 · · Macworld Expo 2009


I have a theory, now, that the reason some people don't object to the glossy screen on modern displays, including Apple's, is because they have the mental ability to block out reflections, much like the shift in appearance with some optical illusions.  I don't have a any scientific evidence for this, but I did notice the other day that I can block out or bring in the reflections myself at will. Perhaps that's why I don't mind, and fact prefer, glossy screens.  Apocryphal evidence also supports the theory.

A Perspective on Mac OS X Security from an Expert

9:00 AM, Jan. 9th, 2009 · · Macworld Expo 2009


SAN FRANCISCO -- Macworld is a great place to sit down with a representative from a well-known company and acquire new insights that don't always come through in either their press releases or Website. When the subject is Mac OS X security, the occasion is even more profitable.