When my fingers are covered in egg, or I want to use my iPad as a second-screen when working at my Mac, or when I’m performing computer surgery and I want to keep iFixIt in the corner of my eye, there’s a lot of situations in which I might want a stand for my iPad.
iOStand by iOMounts Category: iPhone/iPad Stand Works With: iPad, iPhone, iPod touch Price: $ 100
Unfortunately, of [Read More...]
For the past six year that I’ve owned an iPhone, not once have I thought about buying a dock. What’s the point? You’ve got your cable right there anyway, and unless it adds some great functionality to the iPhone, I’ve never seen much point in them. But the Projectone from Karas Kustoms has changed my opinion on the usefulness of iPhone docks.
Projectone by Karas Kustoms Category: iPhone Dock Works With: iPhone [Read More...]
No outlet? No problem.
Travelers, campers, heavy users, and those who spend a lot of time away from outlets know when you rely on your iPhone for work or play, it’s not making it through the day without at least one partial recharge. Especially with all the hip Vining and Instagramming we’re all do these days.
iCarrier Portable Dual USB Charger by New Trent Category: iOS Accessories Works With: iPhones, iPods, iPads, [Read More...]
Unobtrusive, and with more hooks and loops than a roller-coaster full of pirates.
Switch 8 by Goal Zero Category: Solar Chargers Works With: Anything with a USB port Price: $ 99
As travel chargers go, The Goal Zero Switch 8 kit is about as convenient as it gets. The two panels fold into one easy-to-carry pack, and on the back is a zippered mesh bag in which the battery pack and USB converter [Read More...]
The Musubo Mummy is a soft-touch TPU case for iPhone 5 that promises top-to-toe protection and a unique, glossy design. It has a ribbed back that increases grip on your device and maximizes impact protection.
Mummy by Musubo Category: Case Works With: iPhone 5 Price: $ 30
The Musubo Mummy â€”Â not to be confused with Loop Attachmentâ€™s Mummy case for iPhone â€” covers your volume buttons and sleep/wake [Read More...]
Looks smallish, holds a lot: Lowepro’s Event Messenger 150.
Gadgets! Camera bag crafters know that, these days, if you’re carrying photo stuffs, you’re likely also bringing some kind of computer, and other electronic knick-knacks, along for the ride.
Lowepro Event Messenger 150 by Lowepro Category: Backpacks Works With: DSLRs, lenses, iPads Price: $ 70
A lot of bags concede that means a small Macbook Pro or Air will need a lift, but [Read More...]
Close, damn you! This is a case that requires taming.
Kanam by Davarg Category: Cases Works With: iPhone 5 Price: $ 45
This is the first part of a two-part review. When you see the case Iâ€™m writing about, the reason will be obvious. Itâ€™s the Castello Davarg Kanam, and itâ€™s a wraparound case fashioned from full grain leather in the good old U.S of A. Fortunately, this doesnâ€™t mean that it was [Read More...]
So curvy that even the pixel cyclops can’t keep his eye off it.
mÅŒna by Kubxlab Category: Stands Works With: iPads 2, 3 and 4 Price: $ 30
There would be but one way to make the mÅŒna iPad stand seem more like an adult toy, and thatâ€™d to make it in pink. As it is. The suggestive-looking stand comes in black, white and red. I have been using one on and off [Read More...]
The ThinEdge bumper from MyBananaÂ promises to be the world’s slimmest “frame case” for iPhone 5, delivering minimalist protection that doesn’t spoil your handset’s sleek and sexy form factor. It adds just 1mm of thickness to the sides of your device, which is just enough to protect its aluminum edges from dings and scratches.
ThinEdge by MyBanana Category: Bumpers Works With: iPhone 5 Price: $ 35
The ThinEdge extends [Read More...]
When theÂ VLC iOS app was pulled from the App Store in 2011, a little part of me died inside. I own a large collection of movies in different file formats, and VLC is my go-to media player for files that aren’t supported by QuickTime and iTunes. While there’s hope that VLC will return to the App Store, I’m not holding my breath. And I don’t really care anymore because I’ve found [Read More...]