Tag Archives: Cases/Skins for iPhone 3G/3GS/iPod Touch

More iPhone 5 cases hit the web – hint at slimmer, curved design

Yesterday we told you guys about an article coming out of MobileFun that claimed to have exact iPhone 5 specs intended for case manufacturers. The schematics said the next iPhone would be thinner, have rounded edges, a larger screen and a large, gesture-based area where the home button now resides. At the time, Cam pointed out that while it looked legit,…

iPhone, now playing in 3D

While Apple may not be building 3D into the iPhone any time soon, that doesn’t mean that customers don’t want it. Well, luckily there’s another option. A company called Global Wave recently demoed something they like to call the Pic3D Sheet. When one of these sheets is placed over the screen of an iPhone, iPod, or iPad, it creates a glasses-free 3D…

Crafty Cool: Angry Birds iPod Cases

This week’s Crafty Cool Pick are these Angry Birds iPod cases. Made of cut felt fabric, they feature rustic hand stitching juxtaposed by a snarling, angry bird. There are a few choices on design — either the birds face making up the entire case, or scaled down to feature the whole bird. Red and green birds are available, and she can size them to order if…

Crafty Cool: Raggedy Ann Case

My mother always loved Raggedy Ann, so I have a special soft spot in my heart for the red yarn haired doll. When I came across this Raggedy Ann iPod/iPhone case, I let out a little squee of nostalgic happiness. This endearing little case, offered by Keilantra’s Kreations, is handmade from felt and yarn. The snaps in her toes keep your iDevice safe, while…

iFrogz Case Round-up

Looking to protect your beloved iPhone or iPad from bumps and scuffs with a little style? Check out this round-up of iFrogz cases. The iFrogz line of cases are well-made, feel good in the hand, and are very durable. Luxe Original MSRP: $29.99 Devices: iPhone 3G/S, iPhone 4, iPad 1 Rating: 4/5 The Luxe Original was my first iPhone case, back…

Crafty Cool: Felt iOS Cases

These felt iOS device cases are so ridonculously cute I can’t stand it. Made by Yujin Kim in Cincinatti, each case is designed and stitched by hand. Yukin was a visual arts major in Korea, which probably accounts for the Asian feel of her illustrations — simple, cute and expressive, with impeccable construction. There are just a few basic designs…

iPhone: the new pacifier

Now this is crazy; we can’t fool our toddlers with plastic, non-functioning toys anymore so now we give them our own shiny gadgets. Pretty soon babies will have iPhones instead of pacifiers. This is just plain ridiculous. When I was little, you know what I entertained myself with? I had a plastic scooter to scoot around the house on, or a big rubber ball…

Crafty Cool: Bacony goodness is all over this

After spending my honeymoon in Germany a few years ago puttering around the countryside, my love affair with all things Deutsch began. This includes, in no short part, the food. In addition to local brew, each region of Germany has its own unique sausage — currywurst in Berlin, the spicy, slender sausages of Nürnberg, and of course the famous…

iUniversity: Always use protection

Whether you stand up with your phone in your lap, fumble your iPod as you check the time at a party or even drop your iPad off the top bunk, the feeling in the pit of your stomach when you see your shiny device hurtling towards the ground is universal. The fall is impossibly slow, yet maddeningly unstoppable. You rush to the aid of your iOS device, fingers…