Tag Archive: Wallet’


Brilliant: This Little Tile Commands All Phones Everywhere to Look for Your Lost Wallet

Sometimes it takes a little twist to make a good idea really go full throttle. The bicycle, for instance, might have stayed a novelty if two Englishmen hadn’t added a chain and made the front wheel smaller — and created the explosively popular, women-liberating safety bicycle. Tile is like that: It takes a technology already […]

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Wally Turns Your iPhone Into A Handsome Leather Wallet

Remember the Wally iPhone wallet? It was Kickstarted back in the misty far-off days of February, and is now a fully-available product that you can, like, buy. Don’t remember it? Then let me jog your memory: The Wally is a minimal and lightweight leather wallet that sticks to the back of your iPhone using hi-tech future adhesives. And the good news is that it’s currently shipping at 20% off – just  [Read More…]

Google Checkout Gone As Of November 20, Google Wallet Now The Focus To Compete With Paypal

Google-WalletGoogle announced the end of Google Checkout today, slated to go the way of Google Reader and the dinosaurs as of November 20, 2013. Today, we’re letting web merchants know that in six months, Google Checkout will be retired as we transition to Google Wallet — a platform that enables merchants to meet the demands […]

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Get Apps For Passbook And Carry Less Stuff In Your Wallet [iOS Tips]

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Passbook may be one of the most underrated technologies on the iPhone. In theory, it lets you collect your boarding passes, movie tickets, retail coupons, and loyalty cards all in one place. In reality, it isn’t supported by too many retailers, many of whom already have their own system of handling these types of passes.

In addition, many iPhone users don’t know how to get apps that support Passbook, as  [Read More…]

Keyper, A Lovely Leather Wallet For Keeping Keys

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The Keyper isn’t strictly a Mac-related gadget, or even an iOS-related one. But I’m writing it up for a few reasons anyway. One, it’s gorgeous. Two, leather confections are a favorite of our esteemed deputy editor John Brownlee. And three, it actually is pretty iPhone and iPad friendly because it’ll stop your keys from scratching up their screens if you toss the lot n a bag or pocket together.

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Skech Lisso Cases: Featherlight, Slimline Leather Wallet Cases For the iPhone 5 [Review]

Lovely, lovely leather.

Lisso by Skech Category: Cases Works With: iPhone 5 Price: $ 40-ish

Regular readers will know how much I dislike iPad cases, and that I only ever subject my iPhone to the confines of a miniature straitjacket. They’ll also know that I’m a big fan of Skech cases in general. So what happened when Skech sent me some leathery iPhone covers to try out?

Surprise! I (quite) liked them.

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This Ultra Thin iPhone 5 Charger Can Fit Inside Your Wallet

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Keeping a cable on you at all times to charge your iPhone is a pain in the ass, mostly because the wires get all tangled and they take up too much space.

Last summer we saw the nifty Kickstarter project called ChargeCard that aimed to put an iPhone charging cable in your wallet. Well the project got funded and is now ready to make its way to your wallet.

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Nothing Fancy: Truly Ingenious Minimal iPhone Case And Wallet

To paraphrase the immortally wise words of Spinal Tap’s Nigel Tufnel, how much more minimal could this iPhone case be? The answer is none. None more minimal: It’s nothing more than a piece of cleverly cut leather and a rubber band.

The case is part of the Nothing Fancy range by designer Chieh, and it appears that you cannot buy it, No matter, as a little light scissor work and the  [Read More…]

Distil Union’s Newest iPhone Enhancement Turns Your Wallet Into an iPhone [Kickstarter]

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That’s right — instead of a case that turns your iPhone into a wallet, Wally, the latest Kickstarter project from Distil Union, sort of does the opposite. It’s a slip of leather that attaches to the back of an iPhone 4 or 5 via something called “micro-suction,” and creates a cavity with just about enough space for three of your most-used cards.

Savvy readers will recognize the name Distil  [Read More…]

The CardNinja Is Really The Only iPhone Wallet Solution Worth Considering [CES 2013]

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I have an admiration for very simple solutions, and while the CardNinja — a new iPhone accessory that was on display last night at Showstoppers! — isn’t going to light anyone’s world on fire, it’s a “why didn’t I think of that?” kind of product that makes it a lot easier to treat your iPhone like a real wallet.

There’s nothing complicated or ostentatious about the CardNinja. Basically, it’s just  [Read More…]