Tag Archives: Other/Misc accessories

Keyprop: The iPhone stand you’ll always have with you

Every now and then, we like to highlight Kickstarter projects that relate to iOS that seem to have potential. With that in mind, I’d like to introduce to you to Keyprop. The idea is super simple: make an iPhone stand shaped and sized to resemble a key that you can hook onto your keyring and always have with you. The idea of clipping an iPhone stand…

Accessory Review: Just Mobile AluPen Pro (and giveaway)

Category: Pen/Stylus Model: AluPen Pro Price: $39.95 Seller: Just Mobile Requirements: iPhone, iPad, iPod touch TiP Rating: 5/5 stars Summary The AluPen Pro is a stylus and pen combined. Crafted out of aluminum and featuring a unique 6 sided design, it is the perfect pen for the modern age. Maybe now you can now use up all those sticky notes you…

AppleCare: Why it’s totally worth it

If you’ve ever bought something in an Apple store, you’ll be familiar with the employees’ “recommendations.” Whether it’s a bumper case or the iWork suite, it’s clear that if there’s one thing Apple salespeople like more than selling you Apple products, it’s selling you extra Apple products. However, there is one sales pitch that’s actually worth listening…

AR.Drone Quadricopter – Review

Category: Toy Model: AR.Drone Price: $299.99 TiP Rating: 4.7/5 stars Seller: Parrot Requirements: iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch Summary: Parrot AR.Drone lets you see what the pilot sees. With its built-in Wi-Fi system, you can control the Parrot AR.Drone using the built-in accelerometer in your iPhone, iPod touch®, or iPad® device, as well as…

Apple confirms January education event

  A few days ago, we heard about Apple’s planned event this January and a few details surrounding the content. The general consensus seemed to be New York and Education, though nothing was confirmed. Well, it turns out we were right! Apple has just sent out invitations to an education announcement… in New York, a prime location in the…

What if Siri could control your home?

Siri is proving to be one of the most versatile features iOS has to offer. I mean, the digital assistant can do a lot out of the box. But I think it’s safe to say that the way some companies are utilizing the awesome voice recognition software exceeds anyones expectations. First we saw Siri play a piano and gain the ability to access Best Buys’s…

Rover App-Controlled Spy Tank – Review

Category: Toy Model: Rover Price: $149.99 (Current sale price is $99.99) TiP Rating: 4/5 stars Seller: Brookstone Requirements: iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch Summary: The Rover Spy Tank is App-Controlled by your iPod touch, iPhone, or iPad. It generates its own Wi-Fi wireless connection for your smart device (no frequency interference!). The impressive…

Jake’s holiday top 5

It’s officially the holiday season, so to get in the spirit I thought I’d share the iOS gadgets and accessories topping my Christmas list this year! Check out my list below and then let me know in the comments or on twitter what your iOS wish list consists of this year. You can check out Bryce’s holiday top 5 here, and happy holidays!! 1. iHome iA91…

Bryce’s holiday top 5

With the holidays rolling around and Cyber Monday (Black Friday’s younger sibling) nearly upon us, you shoppers out there have a tough job to do. Not only do you have to find great deals, but you also have to sift through thousands of gadgets to find the right ones for your friends and family. So, I thought I would help you out with this little gadget…