MacVoices #14042: The MacJury Delivers Some New Product Picks for February

Everyone loves product picks, so we’re going to make that a more regular thing on The MacJury. From the great outdoors to the great indoors, from sound to video and all points in between, a compelling set of hardware selections are named and discussed by the panel of Peter Cohen, Chuck La Tournous, Rob Walch  and host Chuck Joiner.

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Chuck Joiner is the producer and host of MacVoices. You can catch up with what he’s doing on Twitter, Facebook, Google+, and LinkedIn.

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Peter Cohen  is Executive Editor of  The Loop  and Managing Editor of  iMore. He’s also a freelance tech journalist who contributes to web sites and magazines around the world, including Mac|Life, MacFormat, and others. He co-hosts the iMore podcast with Rene Ritchie and is a frequent guest on other podcasts as well.

Chuck La Tournous  (Twitter) is a writer, marketer, musician, speaker, podcaster, pundit, art director, web developer and all-around geek. In addition to appearing as a regular panelist on The MacJury, Chuck speaks about technology, camping and marketing issues, and is a contributing editor for  The Mac Observer. Once a year or so, he dusts off his bass guitar to play in the Macworld All-Star Band. His new site —  — is in open beta, covering the intersection of high tech and high adventure.

Rob Walch is the Vice President of Podcaster Relations for Libsyn. Prior to joining Libsyn in 2007, he was President and founder of podCast411, Inc. Rob is Co-Author of the book Tricks of the Podcasting Masters. He started podcasting in 2004, and is the host of the award winning podCast411 podcast, where he has interviewed such prominent podcasters as Quincy Jones, Walt Mossberg, Colin Ferguson (Eureka), Ronald Moore (Executive Producer of Battlestar Galactica), Phil Gordon (World Series of Poker), Larry Kudlow (CNBC’s Kudlow and Company) and Leo Laporte (TechTV, G4 TV). Additionally Rob is host of Today in iOS (iPhone) Podcast  â€“ the first and largest podcast about the iPhone. Since 2004 Rob has presented at over 100 events on the subject of podcasting and New Media including the Newspaper Association of America Marketing Conference, the US Latino Film Festival, the Corporate Podcasting Summit, The Association for Women in Communications 2006 Annual Professional Conference, Social Media 2007, New Media Expo, and Blogworld Expo. He is also a regular guest Lecturer at the University of Kansas School of Journalism. Rob was the Track Leader for the Podcasting sessions at the 2009 Blog World Expo – where he recruited 25 top experts to speak on podcasting.


Definitive Technology Sound Cylinder Portable Bluetooth Speaker System (White)

The Nifty MiniDrive

IK Multimedia – iLoud”

IK Multimedia iRig HD Studio-Quality Guitar Interface for iOS/MAC

IK Multimedia Mic Cast for IOS Devices


Podcast 411 Interview on the RECAP C

Logitech Fabric Skin Keyboard Folio for iPad Air

Logitech Ultrathin Keyboard Cover for iPad Air, Black

Moshi VersaKeyboard

Today in iOS –  Atari400 DIY Mod to iPad Dock

Incipio Atlas ID WaterProof Rugged Case – Apple iPhone 5 5s -Black  

Optrix Photo ProX Waterproof and Mountable Case for Apple ® iPhone ® 5 & 5S with Wide Angle Fisheye, 2x Telephoto, Macro, and 0 ° Underwater Lens Housing iPhone ® Case (AC/DC + iPhone 5 & 5S Cable)

GoPro HERO3+: Silver Edition

Garmin Virb Elite Action Camera

steelseries Stratus Game Controller

NueVue iPad Cleaning Case for iPad mini

myFC PowerTrekk Fuel Cell Charger

The PowerPot V

FCPeffects Fisheye Removal Plug-In

Chemex 6-Cup Classic Series Glass Coffee Maker