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What if Siri could control your home?

Siri is proving to be one of the most versatile features iOS has to offer. I mean, the digital assistant can do a lot out of the box. But I think it’s safe to say that the way some companies are utilizing the awesome voice recognition software exceeds anyones expectations. First we saw Siri play a piano and gain the ability to access Best Buys’s…

Rover App-Controlled Spy Tank – Review

Category: Toy Model: Rover Price: $149.99 (Current sale price is $99.99) TiP Rating: 4/5 stars Seller: Brookstone Requirements: iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch Summary: The Rover Spy Tank is App-Controlled by your iPod touch, iPhone, or iPad. It generates its own Wi-Fi wireless connection for your smart device (no frequency interference!). The impressive…

Jake’s holiday top 5

It’s officially the holiday season, so to get in the spirit I thought I’d share the iOS gadgets and accessories topping my Christmas list this year! Check out my list below and then let me know in the comments or on twitter what your iOS wish list consists of this year. You can check out Bryce’s holiday top 5 here, and happy holidays!! 1. iHome iA91…

Bryce’s holiday top 5

With the holidays rolling around and Cyber Monday (Black Friday’s younger sibling) nearly upon us, you shoppers out there have a tough job to do. Not only do you have to find great deals, but you also have to sift through thousands of gadgets to find the right ones for your friends and family. So, I thought I would help you out with this little gadget…

Griffin Beacon Universal Remote – Review

Category: Universal Remote Model: Beacon Price: $79.99 TiP Rating: 5/5 stars Seller: Griffin Requirements: iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch Summary: The most powerful, easiest-to-use universal remote control… ever. Powered by Dijit — Your Personal Media Assistant — Beacon uses your iPhone, iPad or iPod touch to control everything in your home…

Box.net offers 50 gigs of storage for free. Get ‘em while they’re hot!

Every iCloud user gets a complementary 5 gigs of storage, courtesy of Apple. That’s nice. If you want to store more than 5 gigs of pictures, documents, or whatever else, though, it’ll cost you. That is, unless you bypass Apple all together and head over to Box.net! For the next 50 days, Box.net is giving iOS users 50 gigabytes of storage totally free…

This Week on TiP (July 24-30) [VID]

This Week on TiP (July 24-30): Tons of iPhone 5 leaks hint at a thinner, curved design with a bigger screen, the Apple website shows an iPod Touch with 3G connectivity, Daniel takes a look at some more hidden features in iOS 5, and more! http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=n8AgvyCEeBo – iPhone 5 rumor roundup: http://tinyurl.com/3h588vt – More iPhone 5…

More iPhone 5 cases hit the web – hint at slimmer, curved design

Yesterday we told you guys about an article coming out of MobileFun that claimed to have exact iPhone 5 specs intended for case manufacturers. The schematics said the next iPhone would be thinner, have rounded edges, a larger screen and a large, gesture-based area where the home button now resides. At the time, Cam pointed out that while it looked legit,…

iPod nano stainless steel watch?

When the latest iPod nano came out many people were very excited, not because of the tech it employs, but because of its fashion possibilities. Sure enough, accessories to turn the tiny, square iPod into a watch flooded the market almost instantly after its release. For the most part, these iPod watch bands were very colorful and a bit silly – definitely…

Mimics- iPhone Integration For Your Car

There is not much to say here, other than how cool this new product from MP3 Car looks.  It’s called Mimics, and the name says it all.  After having your local car dealer install this system into your dash, all you need to do is plug your iPhone in and enjoy the possibilities.  According to MP3Car.com, “Mimics Dash allows you to operate an iPhone via a…