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Griffin AppPowered accessories range goes live

Griffin AppPowered accessories range goes live

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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... >>

Griffin Threadless iPhone 4 cases hands on

Griffin Threadless iPhone 4 cases hands on

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It's been a while since we featured any iPhone 4 cases on Pocket-lint (Japanese food based aside, of course) and that's probably because it's been a while since we saw any quite as funky and cool as the latest Griffin / Threadless collaborations.Back... >>

Griffin Survivor: Military toughness for your iPad 2

Griffin Survivor: Military toughness for your iPad 2

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Remember the Griffin Survivor Extreme Duty case that came rocking in back in March, turning your iPhone into a military standard tough SOB?Well now your iPad 2 can stop cowering in the corner as the Armoured Survivor range has been extended to the tablet... >>

Griffin Threadless covers add class to your iDevice

Griffin Threadless covers add class to your iDevice

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Griffin has teamed up with Threadless to bring you a range of funky limited edition iPhone and iPod touch covers.Threadless is a company which takes an open source approach to t-shirt design. Threadless takes design submissions from its online community,... >>

Wrist wear your nano with the Griffin Courier Band

Wrist wear your nano with the Griffin Courier Band

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When Steve Jobs first suggested that you could wear the new iPod nano as a watch, we were belly laughing for a week. But when Griffin pressed one of their new Courier Bands into our cynical mitts, we thought we’d have to do the right thing and give... >>

Griffin unveils its first iPad 2 cases

Griffin unveils its first iPad 2 cases

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Griffin has detailed its first two iPad 2 cases; revamping the popular CinemaSeat and Elan Folio Slim range for the slimmer, camera-packing tablet.The CinemaSeat for iPad 2 is a headrest holder for you next-gen tablet, meaning you can switch a movie on... >>

Toughen up your iPhone 4 with Griffin's Survivor series

Toughen up your iPhone 4 with Griffin's Survivor series

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Let's face it. The iPhone 4 is a lot of things; sexy, quick, useful, expensive - but there's also a lot of things that it's not.And one of the things it sorely lacks is a bit of ruggedness. In terms of toughness, the iPhone 4 is more Mr Muscle than Mr... >>

Griffin PowerDock Dual hands on

Griffin PowerDock Dual hands on

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The average fanboy is packing more than just one iDevice. Chances are, he (or she) has an iPhone, an iPad and maybe even an iPod touch or nano.So looking for a spare white cable and plug adapter can become a bit of a chore in an Apple devotee's day.Luckily,... >>

Griffin StompBox and Mic Stand Mount for iPad hands-on

Griffin StompBox and Mic Stand Mount for iPad hands-on

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Designed to work with iShred Live, Griffin's StompBox utilises the iPad and the application to give you a fully functioning, almost limitless electric guitar pedalboards. Instead of having a board of numerous "stompboxes" wired up in a row, you can now... >>

Griffin Beacon Universal Remote iPad hands-on

Griffin Beacon Universal Remote iPad hands-on

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There are a few universal remote control doohickeys and applications coming for iOS devices over the next few months, but few are as intuitive and simple to hook-up and use as Griffin's Beacon Universal Remote.Teaming up with software developer Dijit,... >>

2011 Gadget Calendar - when can you buy that new gadget from CES

2011 Gadget Calendar - when can you buy that new gadget from CES

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CES has packed up for another year, so now you know all about the new gadgets that are on the way. But when will you actually be able to get your mitts on them? We've put together a list of all the launch dates that we know about to save you scrabbling... >>

Griffin Crayola ColorStudio HD iPad hands-on

Griffin Crayola ColorStudio HD iPad hands-on

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The product of a collaboration between accessory manufacturer Griffin and children's art giant Crayola, ColorStudio HD is an iPad app and capacitive touchscreen drawing device that allows kids of all ages to colour scenes and create pictures to their... >>

Griffin rocks CES with StompBox pedalboard iPad accessory

Griffin rocks CES with StompBox pedalboard iPad accessory

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Griffin technology, the Apple accessories manufacturer, has launched two new iPad add-ons at CES in Las Vegas: the StompBox and Mic Stand Mount for iPad. The StompBox is a professional-quality pedalboard for iPad. With assignable foot switches and a quarter-inch... >>

Kiddies colour with Crayola on your iPad

Kiddies colour with Crayola on your iPad

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Kids love to colour. It’s a parent’s worst nightmare seeing your darling child take crayons to your favourite gadget, but that doesn’t need to be a worry any more. Crayola has collaborated with Griffin - purveyors of accessories galore - to bring... >>

Griffin's CarTrip makes you a better driver

Griffin's CarTrip makes you a better driver

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Griffin has launched its CarTrip device over in Vegas at CES - and no, it's not another radio music transmitter.The Griffin CarTrip is a little gadget that plugs into your car's OBD-II port, and accesses all the information regarding your driving.This... >>

Griffin adds Apple power ups

Griffin adds Apple power ups

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Phone chargers are boring right?Yep, we all agree on that. But are they as boring as running out of battery on a long train journey, or half way up the motorway. Or worse, when you're at your Auntie Edna's for Christmas nibbles with relatives that you... >>

Griffin takes the nano Slap bang back to the 80s

Griffin takes the nano Slap bang back to the 80s

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When we first laid eyes on the latest generation iPod nano, our first thought was that it was the perfect size to fit a watch-strap.And whilst there has been nothing official from Apple, there have been a wealth of third party offerings. But none are... >>

Griffin Travel Speaker
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Griffin Travel Speaker

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The Griffin Travel speaker takes away the hassle of having to remember additional batteries with an iPod travel dock. That's because the speaker is powered directly from your iPod using the 30-pin connector dock.The obvious concern with this is that it... >>

Griffin GuitarConnect Cable + iShred Live
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Griffin GuitarConnect Cable + iShred Live

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These days it seems that there's nothing that the iPhone can't do, and thanks to accessory expert Griffin, it can now double up as a mini guitar amp, for all you axe-wielding Apple fans out there. So if you fancy yourself as the next Jimi Hendrix, Slash... >>

Griffin wants your Apple devices to take a seat

Griffin wants your Apple devices to take a seat

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Monday morning is set to be one of the busiest days on the road, with the kids going back to school, according to satnav giant TomTom, who has reported that "there were 702 more miles of traffic and 297 more traffic incidents compared to a typical Monday... >>

Multiplayer gaming on iPhone/iPad with Griffin PartyDock

Multiplayer gaming on iPhone/iPad with Griffin PartyDock

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It's amazing what you can find if you trawl the applications sent to the FCC (Federal Communications Commission), many of which being new products waiting for the stamp of approval. And in this instance, a very interesting iPhone/iPad dock from Griffin... >>

Griffin RoadTrip cradles your Apple baby

Griffin RoadTrip cradles your Apple baby

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Griffin has released its second generation RoadTrip accessory for the iPhone and iPod, making it easier for you to tune in your, er, tunes when you're driving around.The RoadTrip 6235 features SmartScan technology, meaning that you should get the clearest... >>

Best iPad stands worth buying

Best iPad stands worth buying

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You've got an iPad, and you've probably started to realise that it gets kinda heavy after a while; but rather than perch it up against something on your desk or against a wall, you can buy a number of stands that promise to take the burden out of propping... >>

Griffin Travel Speaker: Where we're going - we don't need batteries

Griffin Travel Speaker: Where we're going - we don't need batteries

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You know what it's like. You're sitting around the campsite after a brilliant day's festival action and you want to carry on the party. You've got your iPod fully charged up, but your portable speakers have run out of juice. Disaster.Well, Griffin has... >>