Jackie Cheng


Everyone loves Apple's Macbook Pro.  It's an awesome computer for artists and musicians to expand their creativity.  But haven't we always wished that Apple made a real OS X tablet?  Modbook Inc. (formally Axiotron) did just that with their new line of 2012 Modbook Pro tablets.  What Modbook Inc. does is take an actual 13.3" Macbook Pro [...]

Posted in: Laptops and Gear, News, Tablets, Ultra Portables

Want to wrap your iPhone like a mummy?  Loop Attachment's The Mummy does just that but with silicone bandage straps.  It comes in a wide selection of colors: Neon green, red, graphite, magenta, powder blue, neon blue, orange, purple, black and white.  The back of The Mummy can also be used as a credit card [...]

Posted in: Cases and Covers, iOS, News, Wallets

Hong Kong Trip Report


Hong Kong is a wonderful place to visit.  It has yummy foods, interesting people, and some unique technologies that are different from the USA.  I was there for the past 3 weeks.  I was born there, and this trip was for both business and visiting relatives.  I thought I'd write up some of the highlights [...]

Posted in: Articles, Miscellaneous

There are hundreds of different type of styluses out there.  All of them seem to have a similar design where there's a simple capacitive tip on the end of a plastic or aluminum barrel.  Adonit just announced their new stylus called Jot Touch.  The Jot Touch is a pressure sensitive stylus for your iPad.  It [...]

Posted in: Bluetooth Gear, iOS, News, Styluses
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There are two types of iPhone users: The ones that have multiple iPhone charging cords laying around everywhere and the ones that can never find their iPhone charging cord.  As for me, I have a charging cord in almost every room in the house.  But I do wish there was a simpler way of charging [...]

Posted in: iOS, News, Pocket Gear

Incipio just released a new case for the iPad. The Flagship Folio Brushed Aluminum Hard Shell Case has a polycarbonate frame with simulated carbon fiber exterior and brushed aluminum accents. There's a polycarbonate clip that keeps the case completely closed and also acts as a hinge for when you want to prop up the iPad [...]

Posted in: iOS, News

As a gadget lover, we all know that most of our gadgets require batteries.  The problem is that most of the batteries out there doesn't last as long as you wanted.  That's why Energizer has created the Ultimate Lithium Batteries in AA & AAA.  Do they last longer than other batteries?The packaging on these batteries [...]

Posted in: Miscellaneous, Reviews

Open your wallet and what do you see?  Stacks of cards right?  Ever wished you can trim all those cards down without cancelling any of them?  iCache's Geode Wallet is the one "card" that will rule them all.  The Geode Wallet is actually an iPhone 4/4S case with a eink display on the back and [...]

Posted in: iOS, News, Wallets

Logitech has just launched the Wireless Solar Keyboard K760.  The K760 is designed for the Mac and follows the K750, which was designed for the PC.  This Bluetooth keyboard will work with all your iDevices that support the Bluetooth keyboard functionality.  The K760 has Mac-friendly function keys and runs totally on solar power.  It's priced at [...]

Posted in: Bluetooth Gear, iOS, Laptops and Gear, News

I've been searching for a perfect case ever since I got a new Macbook Air 11".  I came across the Booq website and they had a hardcase that looked perfect for my shiny new Macbook Air.  So I asked Julie if I could review their Booq Viper Hardcase for Macbook Air 11".  Let's see how [...]

Posted in: Bags, Laptops and Gear, Reviews

Have a Sony NEX-5/5N?  Don't you just wish it had an actual hotshoe instead of Sony's proprietary accessory port?  NEX Pro Shop just released an unofficial hotshoe adapter to fit in your Sony NEX-5/5N.  The Shadow allows you to connect an off camera flash and have it triggered by the NEX-5/5N.  It's priced at $79.99 [...]

Posted in: Camera Gear, News

Amazon just launched AmazonSupply, which offers a huge range of industrial and business supplies.  Categories include: plumbing, materials handling, lab, health & safety, fasteners, power & hand tools, janitorial, power transmission, test/measure/inspect equipment, cutting tools, abrasives & finishing, office supplies, and fleet & vehicle maintenance.  It includes free shipping for Amazon Prime members.

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Earth Day and Technology


April 22nd has been designated as Earth Day.  But taking care of our Earth doesn't have to happen on only one specific date in a year.  This is our planet and Earth Day should be every day!  We must care for mother nature so that our future generations can grow and expand to a galaxy [...]

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Wacom just released an update to their Bamboo Stylus.  Their new Bamboo Stylus Duo adds a ballpoint pen on the other end of the stylus.  This new design makes much more sense as you won't have to carry an additional pen.  They will sell for $39.95 when they come out in May.

Posted in: Android, iOS, News, Styluses, Tablets, Ultra Portables

Most of you might know of Incipio.  They make great accessories and amazing cases for most of the popular mobile devices and electronics.  They have a great case for the iPhone 4/4S called Le Deux.  It's a hybrid case made up of a polycarbonate frame and a brushed stainless steel backing.  The polycarbonate frame will [...]

Posted in: iOS, News