Tag Archives: Accessories

“Bulletproof” iPhone and iPad Holy Grail screen protector’s claims put to the test [video]

I’ve reviewed and used many screen protectors over the past couple of years. None of them claimed to be bulletproof, but some do claim to use the same technology used in bulletproof glass. Still, I’ve not once tried to put those protective claims to the test. The worst I’ve done is try and wreck the Otterbox Armor case (or getting my daughter to try)….

Twelve South announces BookBook for iPad Air

If you’ve searched for iPad cases over the past couple of years, odds are you’ve heard of the BookBook case made by Twelve South. The BookBook has been praised as one of the nicest iPad cases on the market, and the cases are known for their tremendous quality. The case has been available for the iPad and iPad mini for quite a while, but today Twelve…

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…

AL13 v2 Aluminum Bumper with 0 signal loss for iPhone hits KickStarter

Last year, I mentioned the AL13 bumper a couple of times here at TiP. It was – and still is – a fantastic, sturdy aluminum bumper for iPhone 5. Its elegant and industrial design stole my heart for a few weeks. Its only issue was that it did impact signal every so slightly. It was better than any other similar product on the market, in that it only dropped…

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…