Tag Archives: iPhone 5

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…

WiTricity’s new wireless charging system for iPhone 5/5s shown off, doesn’t require contact with phone [CES 2014]

CES is always full of various gadgets and accessories hoping to get our attention. In fact there’s so much, it’s difficult to know where to start. One area of keen interest – for me at least – is wireless charging. The technology industry has been moving at a fast pace for the past few years. We’ve seen innovations in small screen technology,…

3 great wireless charging options for iPhone 5/5s [Roundup]

Despite other manufacturers having built in wireless charging to their devices, Apple has decided to hold out. Instead, it’s gone with making its devices skinnier and reducing the size of its proprietary connector. But just because you have an iPhone doesn’t mean you can’t experience the convenience of just placing your handset down on a mat to charge….

Ryan Seacrest invests in Typo Keyboard for iPhone, adds Blackberry style keyboard to Apple’s device

If you’re an iPhone user that switched from a Blackberry, or a similar device, you know that all-too-familiar feeling of missing your old school, and frankly wonderful, portrait typing experience on Blackberry. Although I never owned a Blackberry, I did start with a Motorola Q, which had a portrait keyboard, and typing on keyboards like those was always a…

Findables cases for iPhone 5/5s seek to replace business cards, make it easy to share info [Review]

I’ve lost count of the number of manufacturers making cases for iPhone nowadays. Each of them with an entire collection of plastic cases. Some bend, others flip, some are just basic plastic hard shells. It can be hard to find and recommend the best ones at times. It can be even harder to find unique ones. So when I first got notified of the Findables…

Leaked MOGA gamepad for iPhone looks sweet [pics]

Yesterday, @evleaks leaked some tasty pics on its Twitter account, showing off a fantastic looking physical gamepad for iPhone 5/5s. Created by MOGA, it features all the usual controls, including the D-pad, two joysticks and the usual x, y, a and b keys in the customary red, yellow, blue and green hues. It’s safe to say that this is one market I’m…

Verizon iPhone Q3 activations up 26% from last year

Fran Shammo, Verizon’s CFO announced today that his company activated an impressive 7.6 million smartphones during the third quarter of 2013. In that three month period, astonishingly, the iPhone made up 51% of smartphone sales with 3.9 million Apple handsets being sold between the beginning of July and and the end of September. Remembering the new…