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Tip: Add Text To iTunes As A Spoken Track

This is something that’s been around since Snow Leopard, but I just discovered it yesterday (I’m slow): Highlight a block of text in Mac...

Quick Look: Griffin Beacon Remote

(photo via Gizmodo) OK, toss out all your remote controllers, Griffin has you covered. This little box, called the Beacon, connects via Bluetooth to...

Quick Look: BookBook Case For iPhone 4/4S

I’ve had a boatload of cases for my iPhone 4, as well as for all my other iPhones in the past, but the BookBook...

How To Track Your iPhone 4S Using Your Phone Number

Haven’t gotten a tracking number yet so you can see if your new toy is en route? Maybe you just want more methods to...

An Actual Demo of Siri—Amazing!

Here’s a real demo of Siri in action. Note that it seems to be taking place in a pub or other public place, with...

Text-to-Speech Customization in OSX Lion

  Recently, I was going through the Speech settings on my iMac because I wanted to try out some different voices for text-to-speech (my...