updated 01:57 pm EDT, Fri June 14, 2013
Nessie from Blue Microphones now shipping
First announced at this year's CES, Blue Microphones' Nessie is now available for purchase through Apple's retail and online stores. Priced at $99 the USB microphone features a built-in pop filter and shock mount that can help reduce harsh plosives and other vibrations. Nessie uses a single condenser capsule for recording audio, and provides users with three different recording modes that are optimized for enhanced vocals, instruments, or an option for recording raw audio. In addition, Nessie can also be attached to an iPad or iPhone using Apple's 30-pin or Lightning camera adapters.
Yahoo! Sports now a universal iOS app
Yahoo! has launched a new version of its Sports app for iOS, adding in full support for the iPad. Now offered with universal iOS support, Yahoo! Sports also features an updated design that is supposed to make finding scores and other information much simpler. Support has also been added for syncing favorite teams across devices by using a Yahoo account, and users can now follow live game updates for all supported leagues through the Live tab.