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  • Best Galaxy S5 cases: Treat your new Samsung phone
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    Best Galaxy S5 cases: Treat your new Samsung phone

    By 11 April 2014

    Samsung latest flagship - the Galaxy S5 - packs in some great features including a 16-megapixel camera, fingerprint sensor and a 5.2-inch display. With the device set to hit shops on 11 April, we have rounded up some of the best cases available from...

  • Hands-on: Griffin Moto TC Rally review
    Gadgets

    Hands-on: Griffin Moto TC Rally review

    By 9 January 2014

    Remote controlled cars that you don't control via your mobile phone are so yesterday, well that's seemingly what Griffin thinks, launching a Bluetooth RC that you control via your iPhone or iPod touch. Called Moto TC Rally, the $99 RC connects to your...

  • Griffin introduces wireless PowerMate Bluetooth, streamlining routine tasks
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    Griffin introduces wireless PowerMate Bluetooth, streamlining routine tasks

    By 5 January 2014

    Griffin has announced the PowerMate Bluetooth, a wireless version of its PowerMate accessory that can execute key commands to streamline routine tasks. Now with the Bluetooth version of the PowerMate, you get a more stylish look on your desk instead of...

  • Best iPad Air cases: Treat your new Apple tablet
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    Best iPad Air cases: Treat your new Apple tablet

    By 25 December 2013

    If you have your hands on an Apple iPad Air, or are hoping to get your hands on one this Christmas, then you've come to the right place. We've rounded up a few of the cases that piqued our interest so you can make sure your new iPad is fully protected...

  • Griffin's redesigned MultiDock charger is for the gadget-obsessed, one space to charge 10 to 30 devices
    Gadgets

    Griffin's redesigned MultiDock charger is for the gadget-obsessed, one space to charge 10 to 30 devices

    By 5 September 2013

    Griffin Technology has just redesigned its MultiDock that charges, stores and syncs multiple mobile devices at once. Griffin said it collaborated with former Apple designer Thomas Meyerhoffer to re-imagine the MultiDock. It's now designed to secure easily...

  • Griffin Vehicle Dock, PowerDock and more land for Droids - arriving for Moto X next month
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    Griffin Vehicle Dock, PowerDock and more land for Droids - arriving for Moto X next month

    By 28 August 2013

    As part of its partnership with the Motorola M4DE Program, Griffin Technology on Wednesday introduced a new collection of docks and cases for Moto X, Droid Mini, Droid Maxx and Droid Ultra. First up, there's a new $39.99 Vehicle Dock for Moto X, Droid...

  • Griffin launches PowerDock 5, stores and charges up to five iOS devices at once
    Gadgets

    Griffin launches PowerDock 5, stores and charges up to five iOS devices at once

    By 16 July 2013

    Griffin Technology has launched the PowerDock 5, providing both storage and battery charging for up to five iOS devices from one power source simultaneously. Specifically, the PowerDock 5 has five charging bays. The dock can hold iPhones, iPods and iPads...

  • Crayola Light Marker with interactive iPad app pictures and hands-on
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    Crayola Light Marker with interactive iPad app pictures and hands-on

    By 7 January 2013

    There are times when we like to release our inner cild. Have an iPad? Then go grab a Crayola Light Marker and pretend it's for the kids. The Light Marker is much like a laser pen that can interact with your iPad, albeit one styled like the classic, fat...

  • Griffin WoodTones over-ear headphones pictures and hands-on
    Audio

    Griffin WoodTones over-ear headphones pictures and hands-on

    By 7 January 2013

    Headphones needn't be made up of the usual plastic - Griffin's WoodTones are available in beech, sapele and walnut finishes depending on which depth of wood takes your fancy. Pocket-lint cut down the crowds at this year's Consumer Electronics Show in...

  • Griffin PowerDock 5 family iDevice charger
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    Griffin PowerDock 5 family iDevice charger

    By 7 January 2013

    From the people who brought you the PowerDock and PowerDock 2 comes, yes, the Griffin PowerDock 5 at CES 2013. As the name suggest, the PowerDock 5 can charge not one but five iOS devices at the very same time. Why is this good? Well, the plan is that...

  • Griffin WoodTones Headphones adds on-ear to eco-range
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    Griffin WoodTones Headphones adds on-ear to eco-range

    By 7 January 2013

    Whether it's walnut, sapele or beech, Griffin is committed to giving you wood with its on-ear headphones line launched at CES 2013. Keeping the fashion phones trend running for another year comes this range of three 50mm driver-packing cans to match the...

  • Best headphones available today
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    Best headphones available today

    By 26 November 2012

    There is a set of headphones for just about every occasion. Be it running a marathon, sitting at home listening to your stereo or even taking a swim, there are headphones for every need. At Pocket-lint, we want to make sure you buy the best, so we're...

  • Griffin StudioConnect and MidiConnect for iPhone play well with GarageBand
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    Griffin StudioConnect and MidiConnect for iPhone play well with GarageBand

    By 11 January 2012

    Griffin has launched a couple of iPhone/iPad accessories that should appeal to iOS music makers, as its MidiConnect and StudioConnect should bring flexibility to any musician working with the OS and its GarageBand software. MIDIConnect joins Griffin's...

  • Griffin Helo TC Assault fires in for Android and iOS (pictures)
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    Griffin Helo TC Assault fires in for Android and iOS (pictures)

    By 11 January 2012

    Back in July Griffin's AppPowered range literally took off with the launch of the Helo TC infra-red controlled helicopter. Now, over in Las Vegas at CES, an update has flown in - a missile firing Helo TC that is now also compatible with Android. The...

  • Griffin draws on Crayola's expertise: New kid's MyPhones and iPad apps
    Apps

    Griffin draws on Crayola's expertise: New kid's MyPhones and iPad apps

    By 10 January 2012

    Griffin and Crayola have teamed up to bring the next iteration of MyPhones headphones and colouring apps, which have been specifically designed to allow your children to get the most out of their (or most likely your) iPad. We've looked at both the Griffin...

  • Griffin Tray Table Latch Mount lets you go hands-free on the plane
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    Griffin Tray Table Latch Mount lets you go hands-free on the plane

    By 9 January 2012

    Griffin has debuted a new gadget for travellers looking to mount their smartphone or ereader on the seat in front of them on the train or plane. Called the Tray Table Latch Mount, catchy we know, the new gadget is a two-part mounting system designed to...

  • Griffin Twenty makes any speaker AirPlay ready (pictures)
    Audio

    Griffin Twenty makes any speaker AirPlay ready (pictures)

    By 9 January 2012

    Griffin has launched a new device at CES in Las Vegas that will allow you to turn any speakers into AirPlay ready ones, saving you the chore of having to upgrade if you want to stream your music around your house. The new gadget, called the Griffin Twenty,...

  • Griffin unleashes a trio of kid friendly Apple accessories
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    Griffin unleashes a trio of kid friendly Apple accessories

    By 26 October 2011

    Griffin, fresh from the success of the Griffin Crayola ColorStudio HD, has announced yet more kid friendly accessories for your iPhone and iPad. First up is the Crayola Trace & Draw which works alongside a free iOS App. This is basically a case to protect...

  • Griffin Helo TC pictures and hands-on
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    Griffin Helo TC pictures and hands-on

    By 20 October 2011

    Take one part app, one part iPhone and one part miniature remote controlled helicopter. Throw them together and what have you got? Griffin's Helo TC,  a smashed up sitting room and plentiful damage to the paint on the walls. Given the amount of games...

  • Griffin iTrip DualConnect tunes in
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    Griffin iTrip DualConnect tunes in

    By 21 September 2011

    Pocket-lint has been a big fan of Griffin's iTrip FM transmitter for years, even back in the days when it was illegal to use in the UK. But with the growing popularity of Bluetooth and aux-in options within cars, it's an accessory that we rarely make...

  • How the iPad is changing the face of music
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    How the iPad is changing the face of music

    By 12 September 2011

    Android may be catching up fast, but it was the iPad that made the tablet a must-have piece of kit for any self-respecting gadget aficionado. For the while, at least, the iPad continues to lead the charge and, though its games, web browsing and playing...

  • Griffin Beacon  review
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    Griffin Beacon review

    By 25 August 2011

    Universal remotes have been around for a long time but few have justified themselves as a necessary in the living room. Mostly, it's just easier just to pick up the normal remote. Griffin is looking to change all that with its Beacon, a Bluetooth and...

  • Best iPad apps for musicians
    Tablets

    Best iPad apps for musicians

    By 16 August 2011

    The iPad's big, friendly screen and instantaneous swipe control, not to mention its portability, make it an excellent tool for musicians, whether that's for laying down and mixing tracks, tuning a guitar or simply horsing around on a set of virtual bongos....

  • Best gadgets for kids
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    Best gadgets for kids

    By 9 August 2011

    While children growing up 50 years ago might have been happy with a set of Bayko, a spinning top or a hobby horse; the kids of today are almost as savvy as adults when it comes to gadgets which is only too evident the moment they get hold of an iPad or...

  • Griffin AppPowered accessories range goes live
    Apps

    Griffin AppPowered accessories range goes live

    By 13 July 2011

    Griffin has announced the UK arrival of two of our favourite things from CES back in January - the Griffin Crayola ColorStudio HD and the Griffin Beacon Universal Remote. The launches come as part of Griffin's AppPowered accessories range - a new area...