You might be familiar with Sonos’ high-quality music gear, which lets
you stream tunes anywhere in your home over its own Wi-Fi network. The
new S5 is a set of self-contained powered speakers that can expand an
existing system or serve as the starting point for a new one.
Intriguingly, the S5 lets you take a pass on Sonos’ effective (but
pricey!) $349 dedicated remote, offering a free iPhone app to control
all your Sonos gear.
After being announced less than two weeks ago, Sling Media has announced that the updated version of SlingPlayer Mobile for iPhone is now live in the App Store, complete with 3G streaming at long last.
It was the week that the Macworld Expo made. Sure, it was the first year that Apple hadn't been there in a long, long, loooooong time, but we still found plenty to get excited about. Our crack team of Mac|Lifers hit the show and brought you back enough tasty video of gadgets, widgets, doodads, software, and all the usual geektasticness you've come to expect from Macworld.
So join us in this very special edition of our greatest hits from the week of Mac Geek.
It's time for our annual super-fast video of the Macworld Expo floor. This year the show is considerably smaller so we were able to get the entire walk through down to about a minute. Check it out and hopefully next year, it's two minutes.
HyperMac showed us their new line of external iPod and iPhone batteries. Available in a rainbow of colors, you'll never have an excuse to not watch the entire Arrested Development series while in flight again.
The problem with iPhone cases is that as soon as you find one you like, all your friends get the same one. Uncommon has a cure for this with their ability to create custom iPhone cases from your artwork and he artwork of artists from all over the world.
Podcasters, singers and anyone who wants to look like Edward R. Morrow, should give the Blue Yeti a look. If you're more of the on-the-go sort of audio recorder, the updated Blue Mikey iPhone microphone could be the audio ticket for you.