Griffin http://www.stuff.tv/griffin/videos en-GB Griffin's new wireless PowerMate controller looks like an alien hockey puck http://www.stuff.tv/griffin/ces-2014/griffins-new-wireless-powermate-controller-looks-alien-hockey-puck/news <div class="field field-type-text field-field-standfirst"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> This Bluetooth controller is as useful as it is pretty </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-main-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="500" height="375" title="Griffin&#039;s new wireless PowerMate controller looks like an alien hockey puck" alt="Griffin&#039;s new wireless PowerMate controller looks like an alien hockey puck" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/griffin-powermate-main.jpg?1389381700" /> </div> </div> </div> <p>Griffin has revealed a new wireless version of its PowerMate Bluetooth controller at CES, and it&#39;s drawn us in with a sleek and shiny aluminium design and pulsing blue glow.</p> <p>The PowerMate can be used to execute commands in almost any application you throw at it, from movie editing to music mixing or even scrolling through webpages, documents and files.</p> <div class="field field-type-userreference field-field-byline"> <div class="field-label">Byline:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/users/esat-dedezade" title="View user profile.">Esat Dedezade</a> </div> </div> </div> <fieldset class="content-multigroup-group-sections"><legend>News Section</legend><fieldset class="content-multigroup-wrapper content-multigroup-0"><div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-section-paginate"> <div class="field-label">Paginate on this section:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Don't paginate </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-body"> <div class="field-label">Body:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>Custom commands can also be programmed, and the LEDs are also capable of showing off your system status.</p> <p>The PowerMate will hit shelves this summer for US$60. Stay tuned for UK pricing and release information.</p> <p><strong><a href="http://www.stuff.tv/ces-2013/ces-2014-biggest-stories-so-far/feature" target="_blank">CES 2014 - the biggest news so far, live from Las Vegas</a></strong></p> <p><strong><a href="http://www.stuff.tv/ces-2014/2014-ces-hot-stuff-awards/feature">2014 CES Hot Stuff Awards - the 10 best launches from the show</a></strong></p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-hcmvideofield-video field-field-brightcove-video"> <div class="field-label">Video ID/URL:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="messages warning">This video is not currently supported.</div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">Image #1:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="610" height="457" title="Griffin&#039;s new wireless PowerMate controller looks like an alien hockey puck" alt="Griffin&#039;s new wireless PowerMate controller looks like an alien hockey puck" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/Griffin_PowerMate_large_610x457.jpg?1389381700" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image-2"> <div class="field-label">Image #2:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image_2" width="440" height="330" title="Griffin&#039;s new wireless PowerMate controller looks like an alien hockey puck" alt="Griffin&#039;s new wireless PowerMate controller looks like an alien hockey puck" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/griffin-powermate-dark.jpg?1389381700" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-make-full-width"> <div class="field-label">Make full width:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Do not make full width </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> </fieldset> <p><a href="http://www.stuff.tv/griffin/ces-2014/griffins-new-wireless-powermate-controller-looks-alien-hockey-puck/news" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.stuff.tv/griffin/ces-2014/griffins-new-wireless-powermate-controller-looks-alien-hockey-puck/news#comments CES 2014 Geek accessories Griffin Wed, 08 Jan 2014 11:00:35 +0000 Esat Dedezade 1430965 at http://www.stuff.tv Griffin Evolve video review http://www.stuff.tv/video/reviews/griffin-evolve-video-review <div class="field field-type-text field-field-standfirst"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Griffin’s ingenious Evolve looks to be the perfect solution for those who want wireless music without the hassle. But how does it sound? </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-main-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="340" height="258" title="Griffin Evolve" alt="Griffin Evolve" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/Griffin-Evolve.png?1371548399" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-hcmvideofield-video field-field-brightcove-video"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="video-wrapper brightcove-player-wrapper"> <script language="JavaScript" type="text/javascript" src="http://admin.brightcove.com/js/BrightcoveExperiences.js"></script> <script src="http://admin.brightcove.com/js/APIModules_all.js"></script> <div class="brightcove-player"> <object id="myExperience-660515339001" class="BrightcoveExperience"> <param name="bgcolor" value="#000000" /> <param name="playerID" value="" /> <param name="playerKey" value="AQ~~,AAAAEgPmGlk~,Fzd-TvXcznw-P3piHaryQBMeIzWITldz" /> <param name="isVid" value="true" /> <param name="isUI" value="true" /> <param name="dynamicStreaming" value="true" /> <param name="@videoPlayer" value="660515339001" /> <param name="autoStart" value="" /> <param name="htmlFallback" value="true" /> <param name="includeAPI" value="true" /> <param name="templateLoadHandler" value="brightcoveTemplateLoaded" /> <param name="width" value="640px" /> <param name="height" value="360px" /> </object> <!-- This script tag will cause the Brightcove Players defined above it to be created as soon as the line is read by the browser. If you wish to have the player instantiated only after the rest of the HTML is processed and the page load is complete, remove the line. --> <script type="text/javascript">brightcove.createExperiences();</script> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> http://www.stuff.tv/video/reviews/griffin-evolve-video-review#comments Evolve Griffin Hi-Fi & Streaming Thu, 31 Jan 2008 00:00:00 +0000 Simon Osborne-Walker 1424145 at http://www.stuff.tv Griffin StudioConnect gets the Lightning treatment http://www.stuff.tv/griffin/griffin-studioconnect-gets-lightning-treatment/news <div class="field field-type-text field-field-standfirst"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The little dock that could turn your iPad into a big music studio is now prepped for iPad 4 and iPad Mini </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-main-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="1200" height="899" alt="" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/StudioConnect_iPad4_0.jpg?1367408978" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="500" height="50" alt="" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/new-twitter-banner_232.jpg?1367408978" /> </div> </div> </div> <p>Griffin has brought its StudioConnect iPad connector dock up to date with Apple's new Lighting connector for iPad 4 and iPad mini.</p><p>Now with lightning compatibility, the compact iPad stand is stuffed with audio connections to turn your bedroom study into a virtual Abbey Road when paired with GarageBand or other recording apps.</p><p>Guitarists can record riffs straight to their iPads as the dock features both 1/4" mono and 3.5mm stereo audio inputs. Output is taken care of by a line-level stereo RCA audio out along with headphone jack with independent volume control for monitoring.</p><fieldset class="content-multigroup-group-sections"><legend>News Section</legend><fieldset class="content-multigroup-wrapper content-multigroup-0"><div class="field field-type-hcmvideofield-video field-field-brightcove-video"> <div class="field-label">Video ID/URL:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="messages warning">This video is not currently supported.</div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-make-full-width"> <div class="field-label">Make full width:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Do not make full width </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> </fieldset> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-legacy-url"> <div class="field-label">Legacy URL:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> /news/ces/ces/griffin-studioconnect-gets-the-lightning-treatment </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.stuff.tv/griffin/griffin-studioconnect-gets-lightning-treatment/news" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.stuff.tv/griffin/griffin-studioconnect-gets-lightning-treatment/news#comments Griffin StudioConnect Wed, 09 Jan 2013 12:01:37 +0000 Jools Whitehorn 423898 at http://www.stuff.tv Griffin Twenty adds AirPlay to your old speakers http://www.stuff.tv/griffin/griffin-twenty-adds-airplay-your-old-speakers/news <div class="field field-type-text field-field-standfirst"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Griffin&#039;s little white box gives some love to your non-powered speakers with AirPlay streaming </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-main-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="500" height="375" alt="" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/griffin-twenty_0_0.jpg?1364397188" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="500" height="50" alt="" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/new-twitter-banner_0_163.jpg?1364397188" /> </div> </div> </div> <p>If you've got some much-loved old speakers that've been mouldering away in the corner because they don't support Airplay, the Griffin Twenty is here to rescue them.</p> <p>The dinky amp connects to your AirPort Express base station (via an included Toslink cable) and your existing non-powered speakers – it pumps out 20W per channel and can also drive a powered subwoofer if you want a bit more bass from your base station.</p> <p>Pricing has yet to be announced, but you can sign up for more info at <a href="http://www.griffintechnology.com/twenty">Griffin's website</a>.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-legacy-url"> <div class="field-label">Legacy URL:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> /news/ces/news-nugget/griffin-twenty-adds-airplay-to-your-old-speakers </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.stuff.tv/griffin/griffin-twenty-adds-airplay-your-old-speakers/news" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.stuff.tv/griffin/griffin-twenty-adds-airplay-your-old-speakers/news#comments Griffin Twenty Tue, 10 Jan 2012 15:00:31 +0000 Stephen Graves 419384 at http://www.stuff.tv In detail – Griffin PartyDock http://www.stuff.tv/griffin/detail-%E2%80%93-griffin-partydock/news <div class="field field-type-text field-field-standfirst"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Multiplayer iPhone and iPad apps aren&#039;t a new idea, but they may be about to enter a new generation, thanks to the Griffin PartyDock </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-main-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="356" height="236" alt="" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/1973901e6mn_0.jpg?1364403883" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="440" height="473" alt="" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/1974308a0bli_0.jpg?1364403883" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="440" height="415" alt="" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/197440e3bbli_0.jpg?1364403883" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="440" height="222" alt="" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/197420e3ebli_0.jpg?1364403883" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="440" height="220" alt="" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/19741071abli_0.jpg?1364403883" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="440" height="300" alt="" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/197400383bli_0.jpg?1364403883" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="440" height="76" alt="" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/194370c3cbli_336.jpg?1364403883" /> </div> </div> </div> <p>Griffin has dropped the news on its new PartyDock multiplayer gaming system for iPad, iPhone and iPod Touch. Here's what you need to know...</p> <p>Well, here it is, then: four controllers (wireless, we're assuming), a base and an iPad (not included). And – well spotted – that ain't the App Store; the PlayDock only works with games developed especially for it.</p> <p> </p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-legacy-url"> <div class="field-label">Legacy URL:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> /news/portable-media/stuff/detail-griffin-partydock </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.stuff.tv/griffin/detail-%E2%80%93-griffin-partydock/news" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.stuff.tv/griffin/detail-%E2%80%93-griffin-partydock/news#comments Griffin PartyDock Tue, 31 Aug 2010 05:00:00 +0000 admin 14984 at http://www.stuff.tv Griffin Evolve http://www.stuff.tv/griffin-evolve/review <div class="field field-type-text field-field-standfirst"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Griffin’s ingenious Evolve looks to be the perfect solution for those who want wireless music without the hassle. But how does it sound? </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-enable-hero"> <div class="field-label">Enable hero:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Enable full width image </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-main-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="448" height="336" alt="" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/griffin_evolve_0.jpg?1364299972" /> </div> </div> </div> <p>As much as we love the idea of wireless music, it often involves hassle. Most audio streamers – from ‘bridges’ like to Logitech’s Squeezebox to the Sonos system – are centred around liberating music from your computer, so usually require a PC to be constantly running or some fiddling with wireless networks and software.</p> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-pricing"><legend>Pricing</legend><div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-test-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> £250.00 </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-ratings"><legend>Ratings</legend><div class="field field-type-hcmreviewrating-rating field-field-overall-rating"> <div class="field-label">Overall rating:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="hcmrating-default">10 stars</div> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <fieldset class="content-multigroup-group-sections"><legend>Review Section</legend><fieldset class="content-multigroup-wrapper content-multigroup-0"><div class="field field-type-hcmvideofield-video field-field-brightcove-video"> <div class="field-label">Video ID/URL:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="video-wrapper brightcove-player-wrapper"> <script language="JavaScript" type="text/javascript" src="http://admin.brightcove.com/js/BrightcoveExperiences.js"></script> <script src="http://admin.brightcove.com/js/APIModules_all.js"></script> <div class="brightcove-player"> <object id="myExperience-660515339001" class="BrightcoveExperience"> <param name="bgcolor" value="#000000" /> <param name="playerID" value="" /> <param name="playerKey" value="AQ~~,AAAAEgPmGlk~,Fzd-TvXcznw-P3piHaryQBMeIzWITldz" /> <param name="isVid" value="true" /> <param name="isUI" value="true" /> <param name="dynamicStreaming" value="true" /> <param name="@videoPlayer" value="660515339001" /> <param name="autoStart" value="" /> <param name="htmlFallback" value="true" /> <param name="includeAPI" value="true" /> <param name="templateLoadHandler" value="brightcoveTemplateLoaded" /> <param name="width" value="640px" /> <param name="height" value="360px" /> </object> <!-- This script tag will cause the Brightcove Players defined above it to be created as soon as the line is read by the browser. If you wish to have the player instantiated only after the rest of the HTML is processed and the page load is complete, remove the line. --> <script type="text/javascript">brightcove.createExperiences();</script> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> </fieldset> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-verdict"> <div class="field-label">Verdict:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> It’s hard not to like the Evolve. The cube speakers look great, the sound is accomplished and there’s no easier way to get wireless music </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-legacy-url"> <div class="field-label">Legacy URL:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> /review/griffin-evolve </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.stuff.tv/griffin-evolve/review" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.stuff.tv/griffin-evolve/review#comments Docks and Speakers Evolve Griffin Thu, 31 Jan 2008 06:00:00 +0000 Simon Osborne-Walker 9224 at http://www.stuff.tv