updated 05:50 pm EDT, Thu April 26, 2007
Reviews, iPod food guides
In brief: MacNN has reviewed the Cerulean XLR Earbuds from iSkin as well as the Vyper XS Laptop Sleeve from Booq, and several new restaurant guides have surfaced for Apple's iPod detailing the Seattle, Vancouver, and Toronto areas. Bombia Design has released two new add-ons for a total of 20 icons in four different sizes, and the WOWODC has just announced its first meeting in San Francisco. MacNN has reviewed the Cerulean XLR Earbuds ($30, shown at right) from iSkin, a small set of colorful earphones with thin cords designed to offer good sound for a low price. MacNN has also reviewed the Vyper XS sleeve for laptops (on sale for $5) from Booq Bags, providing functionality as well as protection for an iBook via a high-density foam exterior with a nylon feel and appearance.
iPod restaurant guides
Several handy restaurant guides have surfaced for Apple's iPod player for the Seattle, Toronto, and Vancouver areas. Each guide features addresses as well as restaurant phone numbers, menu recommendations, and which credit cards are accepted at various locations.
The guides also enable users to search by cuisine, neighborhood, price, or special needs. Din-in and take-out information is provided alongside price categories, and the guides work on all iPods released since 2002.
Fresh icons, WOWODC meeting
Bombia Design has released two new add-ons ($40 each) for the Aquality line, with each kit including 20 icons in four different sizes.... The WOWODC has announced its first meeting ($200 including taxes and food) to be held at the San Francisco Marriott on June 10th, 2007.