Tag Archive: Stronger

AmpJacket Makes Your iPhone Louder And Stronger [Review]

Like a miniature playground… For chicks.

AmpJacket by Kubxlab Category: Cases Works With: iPhone 4/S/5 Price: $ 30

There are a few things I really like about Kubxlab’s AmpJacket. It’s soft and squiggly, so it’s kind of fun to play with even when not on the phone. It’s also very small when you consider what it does – it’ll even slide into a pants pocket. And finally, there;s the fact that it  [Read More…]

Corning’s New Glass Will Make Your Next iPhone’s Screen Even Stronger, More Colorful & Low-Power

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Although Apple doesn’t like to talk too much about it, they admit right on their official website that all of the glass used in their iPhone and iPad displays are made by Corning, makers of Gorilla Glass.

Corning’s always looking to make their glass stronger, thinner and more useful to Apple, though, which is why they’ve just announced Corning Lotus XT Glass, which looks to be a prime contender for use in the upcoming iPhone 5S, iPad 5  [Read More…]

Build A Faster, Smarter, And Stronger Mac With The Yazsoft Mac Bundle [Deals]

A new year is upon us, and with that comes a time to refresh and renew your Mac. Cult of Mac Deals has a stellar offer to kick off the new year – one that will give you 4 powerful apps that will make your Mac faster, smarter, and stronger. And all for just $ 25!

The Yazsoft Mac Bundle consists of the following apps (Regular price is in parentheses):

ShareTool  [Read More…]

iTunes 11: Simpler, Faster, Stronger [Review]

Hey iTunes. How you doing?

So here it is: iTunes 11. A lot has changed, but not so much that you’ll feel lost. Here’s what we’ve found after our first poke around inside.

Apple understands that people might feel discombobulated by the changes in iTunes 11, so it has put a helpful overlay in place to guide you to the essentials. This is also where you have to make a decision: will  [Read More…]

This Handmade iPhone 5 Sleeve Is Stronger Than It Looks, And Super Cheap [Review]

From the guys at MyBanana, this iPhone 5 sleeve is handmade in Israel from soft wool felt that’s designed to protect your handset while “keeping it fashionable and stylish.” Not only does it house your iPhone, but there’s also a handy pocket that’ll hold onto your credit cards and cash.

It’s priced at just £15 (about $ 24) and comes in grey and black, grey and magenta, and grey and turquoise. It’s  [Read More…]

Woz On Maps, iPhone 5, And Why A Post-Jobs Apple Is Stronger Than Ever On This Week’s CultCast

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No need to adjust your volume—that really is the Steve Wozniak you’re hearing on episode 34 of our all-new CultCast!

And what an episode it is! Hear Woz’s thoughts on Apple’s new Maps app; his opinions on Apple’s shiny new iPhone 5; and of course, the hot topic on everyone’s mind: EarPods.

Plus, with the anniversary of Steve Job’s death on the horizon, Woz tells us why a post-Jobs Apple  [Read More…]

Secure an iPad or iPhone with a Stronger Passcode

Secure Passcode on iPad

The default passcode for iPad and iPhone uses a fairly simple four digit numerical password, these are fairly easy to guess because statistically many people use common passwords or some variation of a simple theme, like a repetition, countdown, or birth year.

An easy way to add more security to an iOS device is to disable simple passcodes and utilize the full keyboard, here�s how to enable this  [Read More…]

Future iOS Devices Could Be Slimmer But Stronger Thanks To Gorilla Glass 2 [CES 2012]

Corning is at CES in Las Vegas this week to unveil its next-generation Gorilla Glass, which it promises is as tough and as scratch resistant as ever, designed to withstand the �unexpected abuses of everyday life.� It�s likely to take over its predecessor in future iOS devices, helping Apple make slimmer yet stronger iPhones, iPads, and iPods.

Not only is Gorilla Glass 2  [Read More…]

iPad 2?s Glass Is 27% Thinner, But Still Stronger Than Original iPads [Video]

iPad 2 is really really thin. Despite adding so much to the original iPad, it�s still 33 percent thinner. The width has went from 13.4mm to 8.8mm which makes it even thinner than the iPhone 4.

iPad 2 being thinner is definitely an upside but is having a thinner glass an upside? Most would think it’s more vulnerable to break. However, despite being 27%  [Read More…]