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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…

Otterbox Preserver for iPhone 5s – Hands On [MWC 2014]

Along with a couple of other accessories at the Otterbox stand this year was the Preserver Series. As a comparison, the closest thing I’ve tried that’s close to it is the Incipio Atlas ID waterproof case for iPhone 5s. Or, a much thinner version of the Otterbox Armor case. It features: – Two-piece case that snaps together for easy assembly –…

Otterbox Symmetry case for iPhone 5/5s hands on [MWC 2014]

As some of you may – or may not – know, I was over at MWC 2014 in Barcelona for a couple of days. At the ShowStoppers event on Sunday evening, many companies got together to show off some cool mobile tech accessories and apps. One of those was Otterbox, so I took the opportunity to get my hands on some of the cases on show. First up is the…