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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…

iPad stylus round-up

iOS devices bring portable computing to a new level. The capacitive touch screen is easy and intuitive to use, but not so great at taking notes. And, if you’re an artist, you probably want to create with more refinement than finger painting. Thus, the need for a stylus. There are a number of stylii on the market, and they come in 3 main categories:…

Accessory Review: ZAGG mate Case with Keyboard

Category: iPad case, keyboard Model: ZAGG mate case w/keyboard Price: $99.99 w/keyboard; $49.99 case only TiP Rating: 3.5/5 Seller: ZAGG Requirements: iPad (ZAGG mate with or without keyboard), iPad 2 (Logitech Keyboard Case by ZAGG) Summary: Marrying form with function, this beautiful aluminum case will protect your iPad on the go, and the…

Crafty Cool: Wooden iPad Stands

Matt, a cabinet maker in Langhorne, PA, makes these nifty little iPad stands out of hardwood remnants in his shop. Handcrafted from cherry, maple and other hardwoods, these stands feature two viewing angles, 20° and 45° degrees. The 45° degree angle is good when sitting at your desk, while the more upright 20° angle is perfect when using in the kitchen….

iPhone 4 inspires iTable – has touch sensitive controls

Have you ever wanted a coffee table with built-in speakers, touch sensitive controls and a dock for your iPhone 4? If so, this may just be the perfect piece of furniture for you. The iTable, designed by Kyle Buckner, features all these, plus LED lit cup holders! Is there anything more geektastic out there? It’s handmade to order, and can be customized…

Crafty Cool Pick: iRetrofone

For this week’s Crafty Cool, we have these retro telephone iPhone docks. Each is made by artist Scott Freeland from urethane resin to showoff the exquisite detail, and handpainted by Scott. The phones feature a working handset (Bluetooth optional), and some models can also house a USB cable. Several styles are available, including the classic Ma Bell style…

Crafty Cool Pick: Angry Birds Cake Toppers

Looking for something a little different to top your wedding cake? Check out these Angry Birds cake toppers! Handmade in Los Angeles by Elle Jin, these little replicas are crafted out of non-toxic modeling clay which will last for years. With attention to the smallest of details — the curve of the beak, the angle of the tail, the look in the eyes –…

Accessory Review: ZOMM

Category: Accessory Model: ZOMM Price: $79.99 TiP Rating: 5/5 stars Seller: ZOMM Requirements: Bluetooth compatible device. Summary: The ZOMM is the world’s first wireless leash for mobile phones. It pairs via Bluetooth to your device (iPhone, iPod touch ect.) and sounds an alarm when they get too far apart from each other. With ZOMM you…