Volumify Easily Mutes Your Mac Startup Sound

If you are looking to turn off and mute the annoying Mac startup sound, a new application called Volumify has been launched on the Mac App Store. That allows you to easily disable the startup sound in OS X Lion, allowing you to reboot and turn on your Mac without letting everyone around you know.

The new Volumify application not only mutes your Mac startup sound, it can also be configured to act differently in various locations. For instance if you only want to your Mac startup sound turned off in lectures, its ease to configure.

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iBamboo Urban Speaker Dock Now Created In Recycled Plastic

Back in June last year we featured a new iBamboo speaker dock which was constructed from.. you guessed it Bamboo. Now Anatoliy Omelchenko of Triangle Tree the manufactures and designers of the original iBamboo speaker dock have unveiled a new line of speaker docks called the Urban which are created from recycled plastic.

The new iBamboo Urban speaker dock has been created after custom feedback, and requests for a products that was a little more robust that the original iBamboo. Triangle Tree is currently in the process of sourcing manufactures to produce their new iBamboo Urban speaker dock, which will be available in both clear and solid colour versions for around $29.

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Apple Motion 5.0.2 Update Rolls Out, Adding Improved Speed And Responsiveness

Joining the new update rolled out by Apple today for their Final Cut Pro X video editing software. Apple has also rolled out an update for its Motion  5.0.2 software. Motion 5 provides Final Cut Pro X users with additional tools to tweak and customise video footage, and is available to purchase for $50.

Enabling users to create and edit motion graphics, titling for video production and film production, and 2D and 3D compositing for visual effects. The new update released today is around 1.05GB in size and improves speed and responsiveness of text editing.

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Apple Final Cut Pro X Update 10.0.3 Introduces Multicam Editing And More

Apple has today announced a new update 10.0.3 thats rolling out for its new Final Cut Pro X video editing software which launched around seven months ago. The new FCPX update brings with new features including multicam editing that automatically syncs up to 64 angles of video and photos.

The new Final Cut Pro X 10.0.3 update also includes a multitude of new tools including for editing and now automatically syncs clips from your shoot using audio waveforms, time and date, or timecode. To create a Multicam Clip using up to 64 angles, which can include frame sizes, mixed formats, and frame rates, and which can be edited using a new powerful Angle Editor to fine tune your projects.

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The iPhone Lens Wallet

Mobile phone cameras are becoming more and more popular, we have already seen a number of add on lenses for the iPhone 4 and iPhone 4S, and now the guys from Photojojo have launched the iPhone lens wallet.

The iPhone Lens Wallet is designed to let you carry your multiple iPhone lenses around with you, and it can be purchased as a standalone wallet or with a number of different lenses for your iPhone.

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Flowfold Water Resistant Tablet Cases Uses Carbon Fiber, Kevlar and Pentex Mix (video)

iPad owners looking for a light weight eco-friendly water-resistant case for their Apple device, might be interested in the new Flowfold iPad case. The Flowfold iPad case is a basic sleeve design which has been constructed using sailcloth made of Carbon Fiber, Kevlar, Pentex or Polyester matrixes sandwiched between Mylar films. From leftover sail scraps that have been recycled, together with a soft inner liner made of recycled bottles to protect your iPad.

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Apple Releases New Airport Utility 6.0 With iOS Style Interface

Apple has this week rolled out a new update to its Airport Utility 6.0 for Mac OS X Lion, which brings with it a new user interface design and a number of bug fixes and teaks.

The Mac OS X Lion Airport Utility 6.0 now sports a new user interface that is similar in style to the iOS based Airport Utility. Both are used to set up and manage your Wi-Fi network and AirPort base stations, including AirPort Express, AirPort Extreme, and Time Capsule.

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German Court Upholds Ban Of Original Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1

Samsung and Apple have been battling it out in a number of courts around the world over various patents relating to each companies products, one of the products that Apple managed to get banned was the original Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1.

The tablet was banned from sale in Germany, and Samsung released a new model with some design changes, the Galaxy Tab 10.N, although Samsung has been trying to have the original ban overturned.

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Comfe Hands iPad 2 Grips Provide Extra Comfort And Support

Holding an iPad 2 for a long period of time can sometimes become a little uncomfortable, and due to its sleek lines and smooth back can prove to be a little slippery to hold for some users. If you find that holding your iPad 2 is a little tricky at times a new design called Comfe Hands might be able to help.

Comfe Hands has been created to add a more comfortable grip and has been engineered to provide you with a no-slip hold, and the two pads will fit on to any corner. Enabling you to hold your iPad either in portrait or landscape orientation.

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Awesome iWatch Concept Re-visualised

iWatch is an on going concept that ADR Studios first visualised back in 2010. Now ADR have updated their design to look a little slimmer and added a few more features, but unfortunately its still only a concept at the moment.

The iWatch concept would be equipped with Wi-Fi and Bluetooth connectivity and be fitted with 32GB of internal memory. As well as a FaceTime camera allowing you to chat with friends directly from your wrist.

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Apple Hires Former Dixons CEO As New Retail Chief

Apple has announced that they have appointed a new Senior Vice President Of Retail, to replace the companies Ron Johnson who left the company back in November of last year.

John Browett is Apple’s new Senior Vice President Of Retail, his previous position was the CEO of UK retail chain Dixons, and before that he was at UK retailer Tesco’s.

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