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Keep your EarPods in your ears with Sprng Clip – Review

EarPods were supposed to be the perfect earphones. Expertly designed and tested on hundreds of ears, they were crafted to fit everyone’s ear. Sadly, reality isn’t exactly what Apple’s marketing would have us believe. The shiny finish makes it all to easy for the EarPods to fall out. That’s where Sprng Clip comes in. The small $10 accessory makes it harder…

Globo – A Beautiful World Clock App

Marco Torretta announced himself on the app scene with the beautifully simple Amount app for iPhone a few months ago. Essentially, it was an intuitive app to help convert all kinds of units from weight, to length, temperature, currency and everything in between. Globo is his latest work, and it carries on in the same vein, offering a simple and elegant…

Magellan Echo Smart Sports Watch – Hands On [MWC 2014]

2014 is the year of wearables, or so we’re lead to believe. And, while many companies are doing their utmost to create a brand new category of smart, wearable technology, others are improving devices that have existed for decades, if not centuries by bringing them in to the age of connecting things. One company I took a shine to at this year’s…

LifeProof nüüd for iPhone 5s – Hands On [MWC 2014]

LifeProof, over the past couple of years, has built itself a fantastic reputation for manufacturing great cases that protect your iPhone against the elements. They’re waterproof, dust-proof and everything in between. And normally, they’re not obscenely chunky. One of the latest in range was on show at MWC 2014; the nüüd for iPhone 5s. The nüüd is…

Otterbox Preserver for iPhone 5s – Hands On [MWC 2014]

Along with a couple of other accessories at the Otterbox stand this year was the Preserver Series. As a comparison, the closest thing I’ve tried that’s close to it is the Incipio Atlas ID waterproof case for iPhone 5s. Or, a much thinner version of the Otterbox Armor case. It features: – Two-piece case that snaps together for easy assembly –…

Otterbox Symmetry case for iPhone 5/5s hands on [MWC 2014]

As some of you may – or may not – know, I was over at MWC 2014 in Barcelona for a couple of days. At the ShowStoppers event on Sunday evening, many companies got together to show off some cool mobile tech accessories and apps. One of those was Otterbox, so I took the opportunity to get my hands on some of the cases on show. First up is the…

Freaking Furries App Review: Delightfully bouncy puzzle game

Freaking Furries from Digital Poke is a physics-based puzzle game where you must save your furry little friends, and avoid some furry foes, by using the tried-and-tested catapult metaphor which iOS gamers will be well accustomed to. The premise of Freaking Furries is simple. You are tasked with saving yellow Furries and avoiding red Furries. You have…