CES 2013: Belkin Thunderstorm Handheld Home Theater boosts your iPad audio capabilities

Gerald Lynch CES 2013, iPad, iPad accessories, Tablet, Tech Digest news Leave a Comment

Belkin are looking to turn your iPad into a portable home cinema unit with their new Thunderstorm Handheld Home Theater case, launched at this week's CES 2013 conference. A speaker dock system housed within an iPad case, it features speakers…

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Belkin is 'extremely sorry' for buying good reviews on Amazon

Duncan Geere Websites, Weirdness Leave a Comment

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Belkin’s slapping its own wrists, after The Daily Background caught them offering 65 cents for every good review posted on Amazon.com, and asked participants to “Mark any other negative reviews as not helpful”. Rather shady, no? Well, it turns out that Belkin’s upper management agree, and have issued a full apology.

The upper echelons claim not to have been aware of the tactic, which was instigated by one Michael Bayard, a Business Development Representative at Belkin. All the requests are now down, and any reviews posted have been removed. Still, I suspect Mr Bayard is now either out of a job, or keeping his head way down.

Belkin’s apology (via Geek.com)

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Digital Summer Special: Belkin Podcast Studio / GoStudio

Andy Merrett Digital Summer 2008, Home audio, iPod Leave a Comment

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I’m kicking off the Digital Summer Special with a product that I’m looking forward to getting my hands on.

The Podcast Studio (also referred to as the GoStudio) is Belkin’s hardware solution aimed at anyone wanting to capture live audio directly to their iPhone, much as their TuneStage does…

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Digital Summer Special: Hot Gadgets Alert!

Andy Merrett Digital Summer 2008, Gadgets Leave a Comment

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As a special Bank Holiday treat (with the likelihood that the weather will be anything but summery) here’s a look at some of the hottest products coming over the next couple of months, from top manufacturers you know and a few you probably won’t…

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