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Manfrotto isn't just content with making tripods and backpacks for your camera -- it wants to improve the camera itself. The gear designer has unveiled the Digital Director, an adapter that turns your iPad into a remote controller for Canon and Nikon DSLRs. It's not wireless like its biggest riv...

April 13th 2015 at 6:07pm 0 Comments
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Apple has released Remote 4.0 for iOS. As could be expected, the latest version of Apple's Remote app that lets users control iTunes and Apple TVs from their iOS devices has received a new icon and iOS 7-style makeover. So far, it appears Apple hasn't introduced any new features to the app. From i...

November 4th 2013 at 6:00pm 0 Comments
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We heard about Double Robotics and their plan to make an iPad-topped robot last year, but the real thing is running around the floor of Macworld/iWorld 2013 this week, and I think it's the coolest thing I've seen at the show. Company founder David Cann told me that Double was originally working...

February 1st 2013 at 5:00pm 0 Comments
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A shot of the album view in Remote app on an iPad connected to an existing iTunes library (top) and album view in the Music app on iOS 6 (above). Those who are using the updated Remote app to connect to an existing iTunes library via an iPad are noticing that the experience is a bit diff...

November 30th 2012 at 8:00am 0 Comments
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Apple has released an updated to its free, universal Remote app for iPhone, iPod touch and iPad alongside iTunes 11. This update, version 3.0, adds "support for iOS 6." It's also got an updated icon, replacing the black "play button" in the center with a grey one. I played with it briefly thi...

November 29th 2012 at 1:56pm 0 Comments