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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…

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…