Tag Archives: Accessories

Pelican ProGear case for iPhone 5/5s – Slim, bulk-free protection [Review]

This past week I’ve been using the Pelican ProGear for iPhone 5/5s as my case, and overall, I’m fairly pleased. It’s solid, protective and relatively slim. It uses the usual combination of hard polycarbonate and a softer, more flexible material. It’s great for every day bumps and scrapes, but it’s not perfect. You can buy the ProGear case from…

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…