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SurfacePad for iPad mini – the perfect case for your iPad [Review]

Those that oft read my reviews will look at this and immediately know why I love this case…red. But aside from that, there are many other reasons I have come to love the newest edition to TwelveSouth’s SurfacePad lineup. I’ve had this on my iPad for a few days now, and don’t currently see a reason I would take it off. Spoiler: If you drop your iPad…

My 5 favorite Pebble Watchfaces

Since Pebble only gives you space for up to 8 watchfaces and apps, it’s important to find a few favorites and just stick to those. If I could have 20+ installed, I would. But on the plus side, it means I don’t have anything on my Pebble Steel that I don’t really like. Here are the 5 third party watchfaces I’ve loaded on to my smartwatch, and why I like…

Keep your EarPods in your ears with Sprng Clip – Review

EarPods were supposed to be the perfect earphones. Expertly designed and tested on hundreds of ears, they were crafted to fit everyone’s ear. Sadly, reality isn’t exactly what Apple’s marketing would have us believe. The shiny finish makes it all to easy for the EarPods to fall out. That’s where Sprng Clip comes in. The small $10 accessory makes it harder…

Pebble Steel – The Smartwatch for Grown-Ups [Review]

When the Pebble first came to market as a publicly available and purchase-able product, around a year ago, its market was clear. It was a cool, plastic toy for nerds. It wasn’t the classiest of watches and had questionable build quality. But, its features were awesome enough that many of us tech-heads jumped up and down, got all excited, and couldn’t wait…

Pebble Steel unboxing and setup

At CES in Las Vegas a couple of months back, Pebble Steel stole the show. The once geeky, all-plastic KickStarter project for techies and transformed in to a beautiful, stylish timepiece without losing all the functionality that made it so attractive to us nerds. Its all-steel chassis hosts the display, which the Corning Gorilla Glass panel now…

Magellan Echo Smart Sports Watch – Hands On [MWC 2014]

2014 is the year of wearables, or so we’re lead to believe. And, while many companies are doing their utmost to create a brand new category of smart, wearable technology, others are improving devices that have existed for decades, if not centuries by bringing them in to the age of connecting things. One company I took a shine to at this year’s…

LifeProof nüüd for iPhone 5s – Hands On [MWC 2014]

LifeProof, over the past couple of years, has built itself a fantastic reputation for manufacturing great cases that protect your iPhone against the elements. They’re waterproof, dust-proof and everything in between. And normally, they’re not obscenely chunky. One of the latest in range was on show at MWC 2014; the nüüd for iPhone 5s. The nüüd is…