iPods & Portable Media Players

Microsoft Hopes Best Buy Can Succeed Where Microsoft Store Failed, Expands Availability Of Surface Tablet

Dec 12th, 2012 | By | Category: Computer Hardware, iPods & Portable Media Players, Podcasting Hardware

Microsoft has announced that it is dramatically expanding the availability of the Surface RT tablet, effective immediately. Neowin reports that the Surface RT tablets are already available at Best Buy’s site. “Our plan has been to expand the retail presence for Surface after the first of the year. Based on interest from retailers, we are […]



How To Install iMovie On iPad 1 (Official)

Mar 20th, 2012 | By | Category: iPods & Portable Media Players

Apple has quietly updated iMovie for iOS so that it will run on the original iPad. iMovie for iOS now is supported on these devices: iPhone 4 iPhone 4S iPod touch (4th generation iPad 2 Wi-Fi iPad 2 Wi-Fi + 3G iPad (3rd generation) and iPad Wi-Fi + 4G. Previously, Apple only supported iMove on […]



Audacity 2.0 Now Available (Free Podcasting Software)

Mar 14th, 2012 | By | Category: iPods & Portable Media Players

Developers have released Audacity 2.0, the latest version of the free digital audio workstation application. Some of the new features in Audacity 2.0 include: Many effects significantly improved, especially Equalization, Noise Removal and Normalize. Vocal Remover now included plus GVerb on Windows and Mac. VAMP analysis plug-ins now supported. Improved label tracks with Sync-Lock Tracks […]



Blogging Actually Not Quite Dead Yet!

Mar 8th, 2012 | By | Category: Citizen Media, iPods & Portable Media Players

Every couple of years, Wired, the New York Times or some random tech pundit declares that blogging is dead. Most recently, the NYT said that blogging was dead because the young are switching to Twitter – as if they were interchangeable. Stats from Nielsen, though, show the number of blogs growing at a steady pace […]



GarageBand Comes To iPhone, IPod touch – But iCloud Support Is M.I.A.

Nov 1st, 2011 | By | Category: Apple iPad, Audio Podcasting, iPhone, iPods & Portable Media Players, Podcasting, Podcasting Software

Apple today released GarageBand 1.1, an update that adds Universal support – bringing GarageBand to the iPhone and iPod touch. GarageBand has become one of the most popular platforms for audio podcasting and support for the full line of iOS devices will be welcome for many podcasters. The $5 app now makes your iPhone or […]



Apple Announces That Steve Jobs Has Died

Oct 5th, 2011 | By | Category: iPod Accessories, iPods & Portable Media Players

Apple today announced that Steve Jobs has died: We are deeply saddened to announce that Steve Jobs passed away today. Steve’s brilliance, passion and energy were the source of countless innovations that enrich and improve all of our lives. The world is immeasurably better because of Steve. His greatest love was for his wife, Laurene, and his family. Our hearts […]



The Microsoft Zune Is Officially Dead – Long Live The Zunetanic!

Oct 3rd, 2011 | By | Category: iPods & Portable Media Players

Microsoft has announced that the Zune media player is officially dead: We recently announced that, going forward, Windows Phone will be the focus of our mobile music and video strategy, and that we will no longer be producing Zune players. So what does this mean for our current Zune users? Absolutely nothing. Your device will […]



Movie Mount For iPad 2

Sep 5th, 2011 | By | Category: Apple iPad, iPods & Portable Media Players, Video, Video Podcasts

This is a demo of the Makayama Movie Mount For iPad 2 – a unique (and slighly bizarre) hardware accessory designed to improve movies made on the iPad 2. The Movie Mount lets you use tele- and wide angle conversion lenses, use a tripod, attach microphones and lights. Features: Attached a tripod for stable shots, pan & […]



GarageBand for iPad Updated With Apple Loop Support, AirPlay Audio Output

Jun 1st, 2011 | By | Category: iPods & Portable Media Players

Apple has updated GarageBand for iPad, adding several cool new features, including new audio output options, Apple Loop support and copy and paste for audio files. Here’s what’s new in GarageBand for iPad 1.0.1: Support for audio output over AirPlay, Bluetooth devices and HDMI with the Apple Digital AV Adapter. Import of AIFF, WAV, CAF audio […]



Free Time-lapse & Stop-motion App For iPhone, iMotion HD

Jun 1st, 2011 | By | Category: Apple iPad, Digital Video Recorder, iPhone, iPods & Portable Media Players, Video

This is an interesting download for iOS users - iMotion HD, a free time-lapse & stop-motion app for iOS. Features: HD 720p capture and export Universal binaries iPhone / iPad / iPodTouch 4 capture modes (time-lapse, manual, wifi remoted*, microphone) Portrait and landscape orientations supported Useful capture tools (Onion skin, Grid, Manual Focus*, …) Video and photo […]