Posts tagged "accessories"

Apple Software Update Could Disable Counterfeit Lightning Connectors

When they introduced the iPhone 5, Apple switched to a new connector port called Lightning. So, all your iPhone accessories compatible with previous generation iPhones, iPads and iPod Touch models had then become “worthless” all of a sudden. But, as is usually the case, a new wave of accessories has

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Poll: Were You Pressured Into a Case When Purchasing iPhone 5?

With a salesman over your shoulder pressing you to include the store’s array of accessories with your new iPhone and the nightmare of early destruction stuck on your mind, especially with the reports of easy scratches on a slate coating that is far from wear-resistant haunting the OCD, it can feel absolutely necessary to be suckered/own first-day protection from whatever collection the store has. Granted, some top-notch cases are offered at bigger retail locations although for the most part choices are limited and sometimes quality is settled on for the sake of urgency.

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Mini Reviews: Four Accessories from ThinkGeek

Sometime last week, I received a few products from the geeky, and so similar to me, guys over at ThinkGeek. Since the four things I got aren’t really worthy of a full review

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What’s New from Kickstarter? – September

It’s truly wondrous when companies introduce new products that totally vamp up the market and that simply solve problems in ways innovative and never thought of before. You’d think the amount of things case manufactures could possibly produce would eventually abate until the point of really nothing new to be

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Angry Birds iPhone Case Competes For Most Hideous Apple Accessory

Even the biggest Angry Birds fan will want to stay away from this blinged out iPhone case. Not only does the bedazzled exterior look uncomfortable to hold to your ear, but the HUGE 3D Angry Bird protruding out the back has me at a loss for words. It looks like

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Some Cases Don’t Fit the White iPhone 4

It seems that a white glass color and an improved proximity sensor were not the only changes that Apple made to the white iPhone 4. It is actually ever-so-slightly thicker than the black variant. That’s because of a taller piece of rubberized plastic running around the front and back of

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iGameboy Springboard Theme Turns iPhone Into Lo-Tech Geek Machine [Updated]

Looking to upgrade the geek-factor with your iPhone? Inject a heap of nostalgia and relive the early 90s with the iGameboy custom springboard theme for the iPhone. The custom skin will turn your high-tech, super-shiny iPhone into a low-tech, big-pixeled original Gameboy. Technology may have come a long way, but that doesn't mean you have to follow it.

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