iPad mini

Early last year, we told you about the new space pack case for iPhone 5/5s from mophie that added up to 100% extra battery life with its built-in battery and added 16-32GB extra storage to the iPhone, too.  This year, mophie is introducing space pack cases for the iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus, and even… Read More

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Logitech has introduced new protective cases for both the iPad Air 2 and the mini (all three versions).  These cases also function as a horizontal stand that can hold your new iPad at any angle.  Your device is held in a rubberized frame that protects the iPad from bumps or drops; the back is clear… Read More

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Apple introduced the new iPad Air 2 and iPad mini 3 tablets today. Are you planning to order one? If so, you'll probably want a case to protect it. Consider the new iPad Outback Slip Case from WaterField Designs. This case is available for both iPads and also comes in two sizes that can fit the tablet… Read More

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Logitech recently announced three new cases for the Apple iPad Air, iPad mini, and iPad mini with Retina display.  The Hinge (bottom, right) is a flexible, protective case made of "spill-resistant, wipe-clean materials to protect your iPad from accidental bumps, scratches and spills."  It allows you to adjust the iPad to a variety of viewing… Read More

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When Apple released the iPad mini with Retina display, some people were disappointed because it was slightly thicker than the original.  That meant it was probable that many accessories for the original wouldn't work with the newest model.  That's not the case with the Minisuit Bluetooth QWERTY Keyboard Stand Case for iPad mini 1 &… Read More

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ClamCase has been making keyboard cases for the full-sized iPad since the first model, and now they have just announced the ClamCase Pro iPad Mini Keyboard Case. It's compatible with both the original mini and the new mini with Retina display.  This tiny ClamCase has the same features and functions as its bigger siblings but weighs only 0.87… Read More

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Posted in: Bluetooth Gear, iOS, News

When it was announced, the iPad mini with Retina display had no firm release date.  It's now available for sale in Apple's online store.  Shipping occurs in 1-3 business days for the WiFi model and 5-10 business days for the WiFi + Cellular models.  Just as announced, each version is available with 16, 32, 64… Read More

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Most cases for tech gear have a certain "look".  Whether it's made of fabric or leather, you can usually tell at a glance that the bag or case contains tech gear inside.  That's fine, if you don't mind having a bag that advertises "expensive gear in here!"  If you prefer to camouflage your gear a… Read More

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GettingWeddy is an Etsy shop that makes and sells handcrafted leather goods, jewelry, and other things.  The above image (click it for a bigger view) shows their iPad sleeve on the left and the iPad mini sleeve on the right.  They make the exteriors from oil-tanned or vegetable-tanned tooling leathers, and the interior is lined… Read More

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As I've said before, I do like a quirky case for my electronics.  The IH-IM1106 Composition Book Case for iPad mini from iHome certainly meets the quirky criteria.  It's about the same size and certainly has the same appearance as those composition notebooks so familiar to school children.  You could even fill in the label… Read More

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Levenger has developed an impressive line of iPad accessories, and they've been expanding their line to include some accessories designed specifically for the smaller iPad mini.  Their new Nantucket Mini Easel Stand for the iPad mini is sized to be just right for the smaller iPad, other small tablets, or even a smart phone.  It's… Read More

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Posted in: Gear, iOS, News, Tablets, Ultra Portables

Logitech is expanding their line of keyboard cases for the iPad and iPad mini with their new Keyboard Folio cases.  The cases will have a fabric exterior available in a variety of colors (color selections may vary by region).  Hidden magnets keep the case securely closed to protect the touchscreen when you aren't using the… Read More

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Orbino has recently released its new Padova Mini Case for the iPad mini. Like its larger sibling, the miniPadova is a form-fitting flip-style case that is hand-stitched with thick waxed thread and constructed from fine Italian leather or rare animal skins. I have reviewed other Orbino accessories in the past and have yet to be disappointed in their… Read More

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Levenger is offering another beautiful entry in their line of tech cases.  The Pocquettes iPad mini Travel Case is made of textured full-grain leather.  If it's anything like my Pocquette's checkbook cover, the leather is buttery soft but strong.  The case measures 7.5" wide X 9" tall X 0.5" thick. It has two zippered pockets on… Read More

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When I first try a new gadget, it can take me a while to finally find the case I prefer for it.  That's been true for my iPad mini, too.  When I got that first iPad years ago, I wanted a back cover that was clear, to let the beauty of the aluminum back show… Read More

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