4 03, 2011

Apogee Jam available March 31st

By |March 4th, 2011|Categories: Articles, Tech|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

Were you wondering where the Guitar input came from during Apple's Keynote on Wednesday, we were.  Gizmodo dug it up and determined that it is the Apogee Jam: studio quality guitar input for iPad, iPhone and Mac (we assume they're including the iPod touch as well).  The adapter converts your signal from 1/8" jack analog to USB.  You can use Apple's 30-pin connector for iOS devices or USB for the Mac.  Starting March 31, you'll be able to pick this up for $99.  Apogee says this on their website: [...]

27 04, 2010

iPad Video Out: it’s not what you think

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What would have been one of our primary "real-life" applications for the iPad has been thrown out with the trash. If you head over to Apple's iPad Dock Connector to VGA Adapter, you'll see a product that is getting bashed with every new review posted. In fact, all of the reviews give it a grand total of 1.5 out of 5 stars. That's just sad. Apple literally removed one of the most productive features of the iPad by limiting the video out to a select few functions. Most movies will play from the iT [...]