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Look ma no hands with the Hands Free iPad case

on Tuesday, April 15th, 2014

So, you have decided to take your iPad use to the next level and use it for working situations. If you’re in an office all day that’s no problem, but what if you are on the go or in the field a lot – how do you carry and keep up with it? The HandsRead More…

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Strotter Platforma iPad Case review

on Friday, November 8th, 2013

I have a confession to make.  I’m obsessed with iPad bags.  Since I purchased my iPad 2, I’ve been looking for the perfect bag or bags to carry it.  Strotter is feeding my obsession with their Platforma bag for the iPad and other tablets.  You know what they say: “you can never be too richRead More…

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Toffee Mission Rucksack for iPad review

By: Ryan Chapman
on Monday, October 21st, 2013

A few months ago, Julie asked us to post our EDC (everyday carry) bag. Since then, I realized that I had nothing remotely resembling an EDC, so I thought I would try to remedy that. The main requirement I had was that it had to fit my iPad with its case on, and be bigRead More…

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Brahmin Theo iPad/Tablet Bag review

on Sunday, June 30th, 2013
Posted in: Bags, Reviews

Right after I wrote my recent news item about the Theo iPad Bag from Brahmin, I set about finding one for myself.  I promptly ordered the bag in the crocodile-embossed leather in Pecan.  The bag arrived recently.  Is it everything I hoped?

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This may be the most beautiful iPad bag ever designed for women

on Wednesday, June 19th, 2013

The Brahmin “Theo-Melbourne” iPad Crossbody Bag is the most beautiful iPad accessory I’ve seen.  The bag is made of crocodile-embossed leather, and it has two exterior pockets (one open and one flap-covered).  Inside the front section are organizer pockets for your phone, cards, and pens, a zippered divider pocket, and room for more of yourRead More…

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STM cache for iPad review

on Saturday, February 9th, 2013

I’ve seen several reports recently saying that Apple leads the PC market if you count iPads as a PC.  Most people won’t count them as PCs; I certainly don’t, but there is a market for which the iPad represents all the “PC” they need.  So, if your iPad is the only PC you need, youRead More…

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Tom Bihn Ristretto Bag for iPad (new version) review

on Monday, January 7th, 2013

Back in 2010, I reviewed my first Tom Bihn Ristretto for iPad bag.  It was fantastic.  I liked it because you could carry your tablet computing device and a handful of other things, without a bulky bag.  I expected the Ristretto for iPad to last a long time.  I certainly didn’t expect what happened next.  We’llRead More…

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PeaceQuilts and Levenger introduce an iPad sleeve that gives back

on Tuesday, November 27th, 2012

Do you need a new cover for your full-sized iPad?  Why not help others as you protect your iPad.  PeaceQuilts, a humanitarian, economic-development organization working with women in Haiti, has designed and created beautiful, quilted iPad sleeves that are sold exclusively through Levenger.  Each sleeve is handcrafted and signed by a woman in Haiti, soRead More…

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WaterField announces the Outback Sleeve (and seven others) for the iPad mini and the iPad 4

on Monday, October 29th, 2012

WaterField Designs has announced the Outback Sleeve for the iPad mini or the iPad (generations 2-4).  The Outback is made of waxed canvas with your choice of Chocolate or Grizzly leather trim.  It’s available in either a horizontal or vertical orientation.  You can keep it simple as a sleeve, or you can add D-rings forRead More…

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Brenthaven ProStyle™ Courier for iPad Review

on Saturday, June 16th, 2012

The iPad is very portable, and it’s small enough for me to even fit into some of my purses.  If you don’t carry a purse or other gear bag that’s big enough, or if you’d like bag for just your iPad and a couple of accessories, the ProStyle Courier for iPad from Brenthaven could beRead More…

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MacCase Premium Leather Flight Jacket for iPad

on Monday, June 4th, 2012

This Flight Jacket for iPad from MacCase is sized to perfectly carry an iPad (any version) and a few accessories in a premium leather package.  The bag is padded and has a soft lining to protect your iPad.  The Flight Jacket is vertically oriented, is 8.5″ X 11″, and comes with a grab handle andRead More…

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Skooba Design’s Dads + Grads = iPads Sale

on Friday, June 1st, 2012

School’s out, and I’m sure most of us know at least one graduate.  It will also soon be time to show our Dads how much we care when we celebrate Father’s Day in the US.  Both these events often call for gifts, and Skooba Design has some great savings on gifts for the iPad lover. Read More…

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Carry My World iPad Case from Levenger

on Wednesday, April 18th, 2012

I love cases and bags, and Levenger has some of the most beautiful I’ve seen.  Their Carry My World iPad Envelope bag is made of natural full-grain leather with a textured finish.  The bag will fit any iPad model, and there’s even an interior pocket to hold your eReader.  There’s a zippered exterior pocket toRead More…

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Proenza Schouler PS1 iPad Case

on Monday, April 16th, 2012

This Italian-made iPad case costs more than most versions of the iPad.  The leather Proenza Schouler PS1 iPad Case measures 8.5″ X 11″ X 1.5″ inches.  It has a large zippered compartment for the iPad and a large front pocket with snap closure and decorative straps.  It’s available in red, black, nude, military (green), orchid,Read More…

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WaterField Designs Introduces The Indy for the New iPad

on Wednesday, March 21st, 2012
Posted in: Bags, News

New iPads mean new accessories, and WaterField Designs has a beautiful new iPad bag for us.  The Indy is made of soft, distressed leather, with two exterior pockets – one zippered for your wallet, and one lined with Ultrasuede for your phone.  The zippered main pocket is big enough for an iPad in a protectiveRead More…

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Marc Jacobs Quilted iPad Case

on Friday, March 16th, 2012

In honor of New iPad Day, here’s a bag to carry your iPad in high style.  The Marc Jacobs Quilted iPad Case is made of lambskin, and it has a chain shoulder strap.  It’s 8″ X 10″ X 1.25″, with a soft cotton-blend lining to protect the iPad from scratches and a zippered front pocketRead More…

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WaterField Designs Introduces the Muzetto Outback in Five Sizes – Including Two for the New iPad

on Friday, March 9th, 2012

Julie reviewed the leather Muzetto bag  some time ago; now WaterField Designs have updated the line with the Muzetto Outback in five sizes.  The Outback version is made of waxed canvas that’s going to develop more character as the bag is used.  Waxed canvas was originally developed for water-proofing sailing garments, and it brings aRead More…

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Tom Bihn Cadet Minimalist Laptop Bag

on Monday, November 7th, 2011

Some bags are big enough to carry all your gear and the kitchen sink.  That’s great if you need and want that, but they are overkill for when you only need your laptop, phone, and a couple of other items.  Tom Bihn has designed the Cadet for those of us who like to carry aRead More…

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HEX’s New Bag Line Houses iPads and Laptops

on Sunday, August 7th, 2011

HEX has announced two new Fall collections of their bag lines – Recon and Varsity. Both lines includes a messenger bag that has an easy-access iPad bay that allows users to interact with their iPad (gen 1 or 2) without having to remove it. The Recon and Varsity collections are each comprised of eight bagRead More…

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WaterField iPad Travel Express Bag Review

on Tuesday, July 26th, 2011

There isn’t a shortage of bags and sleeves designed for carrying an iPad or any other similarly sized tablet device. Finding one that matches your particular style  might take a bit of shopping though. In an effort to give you yet another option, I want to show you the WaterField iPad Travel Express which canRead More…

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Versetta Prime Collection – Handbags with Built-in iPad Storage

on Tuesday, July 19th, 2011

I like a good, rugged gear bag as much as the next person, but sometimes I just want to carry a handbag.  I still need to take along my phone and my tablet, so I’ve been looking for that perfect bag that allows me to carry them both safely in one bag.  Versetta, a purseRead More…

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New Rickshaw Mini Commuter Messenger Bag

on Friday, January 28th, 2011
Posted in: Gear, News

With smaller computer-type gadgets all the rage, Rickshaw Bags has picked up the cart and run with it.  Their new Mini Commuter Messenger is sized for iPads, netbooks, and e-readers as well as your trusty Moleskine journal and all of your other gadgety essentials.  Packed with all of the features of Rickshaw’s full-size Commuter 2.0Read More…

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Malcolm Fontier Entertainer Canvas Bag

on Wednesday, January 12th, 2011

Malcolm Fontier makes bags for people who don’t like typical laptop and gear bags.  Shown is The Entertainer bag for small MacBooks, MacBook Air, and iPad.  The bag is made of polyurethane-coated canvas with polyurethane accents.  The bag has a natural linen lining and a magnetic closure.  There’s a magazine pocket on the back, andRead More…

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Padster iPad Bag Review

on Thursday, October 28th, 2010

With iPads being more popular and apps being more diverse, the iPad has almost become a desktop replacement for your everyday life.  I carry my iPad 3G around with me everywhere since I can easily access my company network and pull up any information that I need.  But I always have a bad feeling ofRead More…

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Incase Travel Kit Plus for iPad Review

on Tuesday, October 26th, 2010

As you know, I have a problem with cases and covers for gadgets – I can’t get enough of them.  My husband, Butch, is a beneficiary (or is that victim?) of my case addiction.  I’m always looking for the perfect case for his gadgets, too.  Butch has an iPad that he uses at work forRead More…