Tag Archives: Accessories

Twelve South introduces Compass 2 stand for iPad

Back when the iPad was first announced in 2010 was the first time I’d ever heard of Twelve South. Its original Compass stand was impressive and was available from the Apple Store. I think what made it so special was that it was so portable, folding up in to the neatest little package. But it was sturdy at the same time. It was also the first product I…

Best apps and accessories for getting fit and staying healthy: FuelBand SE, Misfit Shine, Argus, Moves and more!

We all want to be fitter and healthier. The New Year often provides an opportunity or a starting point for people to kickstart their self-improvement regimes and, like many other New Year’s Resolutions, they don’t make it past January. It can be hard to keep up motivation and stick to your fitness plans. However, there are a wealth of connected…

Apple reduces MFi & Lightning licensing fees for accessory makers

Last month, Apple reportedly reduced the fees for its MFi (Made for iPhone/iPad/iPod) licensing costs for accessory makers producing gear for the iPhone, iPad and iPod. According to Mac Otakara this reduction applies to Lightning cables as well as other accessories that are part of the program. Apple’s MFi program, launched in 2005 as a quality…

Cambridge Audio Minx Air 200 – A beautiful, loud, AirPlay speaker system to replace your Hi-Fi [Review]

Hunting for audio accessories for your iOS devices can be a challenge. Especially trying to find ones that make use of all the features of your gadget. One such feature is AirPlay. While most iUsers might associate it with mirroring screens on Apple TV, it’s been built in to a good number of wireless speaker systems. One of those is Cambridge Audio’s…

Moshi unveils SenseCover: touch-enabled flip-cover and case for iPhone

Mobile accessory maker Moshi has announced SenseCover, a touch-enabled flip cover and case for iPhone 5s and iPhone 5c. SenseCover features embedded sensors that allow users to swipe to answer phone calls or dismiss alarms without exposing the iPhone’s screen. To achieve this, Moshi have embedded a set of touch-sensitive plates in the case’s front…