Content Nav Menu 
cargo-works-macbook-module-sleeve-2

Carry your MacBook, iPad, and other essential gear in this sleeve from Cargo Works

on Friday, July 11th, 2014

If you’re like me, you travel with a plethora of Apple products, but you’d like to travel with that gear in the smallest bag possible.  The MacBook Module Sleeve from Cargo Works can carry a MacBook Pro (with or without Retina display), your iPad, and iPhone, and still have room for a charger or aRead More…

booq-viper

booq introduces Viper hardcase for tablets and MacBook Air

on Saturday, November 9th, 2013

Popular bag and case maker booq has just announced the Viper hardcase, which is available in 3 sizes for tablets, the Macbook Air and Chromebook Pixel sized devices. Built with booq’s trademark denier ballistic water-repelling nylon exterior, these zippered cases are tough but light weight. The Viper hardcase features a molded exterior and a padded interior that’sRead More…

dsptch-ipad-mini-case

DSPTCH cases carry your device and organize your accessories in a minimal package

on Monday, July 15th, 2013

These DSPTCH cases are made of ballistic mesh and lined with nylon packcloth.  They have a large pouch to hold your device, and the exterior has various elastic loops for cord organization and an elastic pocket to hold other small items.  You can carry the bags alone or as an insert inside a larger bag.Read More…

schettino-slappa-review-00

SLAPPA Velocity SPYDER PRO laptop backpack, Green Manalishi padded 15.4″ sleeve, and Damask black padded 10″ sleeve review

on Tuesday, January 15th, 2013

This review covers three bags from SLAPPA – the Velocity SPYDER PRO 15.4″ laptop backpack, the Manalishi 15.4″ laptop sleeve, and the Damask 10″ sleeve. They are a representative sample of the wide range of styles and sizes SLAPPA offers. The 15.4″ sleeve isn’t too distinctive, but the other two show SLAPPA’s focus on unique stylingRead More…

m-edge-trina-turk-collection

M-Edge announces the Trina Turk for M-Edge Collection

on Monday, November 19th, 2012

M-Edge is a long-time producer of cases and covers for eBook readers, tablets, and other gadgets.  They have just announced the Trina Turk for M-Edge Collection of accessories designed with colorful Trina Turk signature prints.  There are a couple of book-style covers for the Kindle Fire or the iPad that incorporate satin fabrics with microfiberRead More…

computer-apparel-hoodie-sleeve

You’ve Heard of Tech Clothing, Well Here’s Clothing for Your Tech

on Monday, September 17th, 2012

Instead of a jacket for you with lots of pockets and compartments for your gear, the folks at Computer Apparel make clothing for your laptops and tablets.  The company that  originally brought us the V-Neck laptop sleeve is now offering the Hoodie laptop sleeve.  You zip up your cables and power supplies in the front,Read More…

hardgraft_grabheritage-1

Hard Graft’s New Grab Laptop Folio

on Monday, June 25th, 2012

The artisans and designers at Hard Graft have recently released their new 13″ Grab Laptop Folio. Their new laptop sleeve has a built-in leather hand strap for easier carrying and better grip. It is sizedto transport your 13″ laptop (or smaller), tablet and/or misc documents. The Grab Laptop Folio is handmade in Italy from 100%Read More…

built-mx-sleeve-13-inch

Built MX Sleeve for 13″ MacBook Pro

on Monday, May 28th, 2012
Posted in: Laptops and Gear, News

Built has introduced a new sleeve for the MacBook Pro that looks a bit different from the neoprene bags and sleeves I know them for.  The MX Sleeve for 13″ MacBook Pro is ultra lightweight and protective.  It’s made of EVA, and it measures 13.6” wide X 10” high X  .9” thick.  The exterior hasRead More…

SleeveCase for PC Laptops

WaterField’s Custom Fit SleeveCases for PC Laptops

on Friday, April 13th, 2012

If you’re tired of generic laptop sleeves that don’t really fit your laptop, take a look at the new Custom Fit SleeveCases for PC Laptops from WaterField.  Simply enter the dimensions of your laptop, choose whether you’d like a horizontal or vertical orientation, make a couple other style choices, and WaterField will produce a sleeveRead More…

RickshawCommuter2.0_01

Rickshaw Commuter 2.0 Laptop Bag and MacBook Pro Sleeve Review

on Tuesday, February 28th, 2012

Of late, I’ve had the opportunity to add a few chapters to my continuing saga for the “perfect” gear bag (for me at least), the most recent being an evaluation of the Tom Bihn Cadet.  Being mainly a messenger bag fan(atic), I’d been wondering if there was one out there that could supplant my venerableRead More…

saddleback_mbairsleeve-1a

Saddleback Classic MacBook Air Sleeve Review

on Tuesday, January 24th, 2012

As unmanly as it sounds, the first thoughts that ran through my mind when I first saw and touched the Saddleback Classic MacBook Air Sleeve was……’Ooooo, pretty’. To make it worse, I even took a (nice long) whiff of the leather as I was unpacking it….smelled wonderful. Saddleback Leather Company‘s rich leather, craftsmanship, and incredibleRead More…

bbp-breathe-sleeve

BBP Bags Lets Your Laptop Breathe

on Tuesday, May 10th, 2011
Posted in: Laptops and Gear, News

The Breathe Sleeve from BBP Bags is a neoprene sleeve for 13″, 15″, or 17″ laptops.  The sleeves are made of 4mm-thick, 4-way stretch neoprene.  The laptop compartment closes with a zipper, and there’s a front accessories pouch, a back slip-in pouch, and even a little pouch for a USB flash drive.  What separates theRead More…

BBP_Industrial_insidefront

BBP Industries High-Back Messenger Bag Review

By: Andy Simmons
on Friday, March 12th, 2010

About six years ago, my employer presented me with a laptop to use as my primary work computer.  It was handed to me along with an ugly little basic black laptop bag, and soon I was carrying this bag with me to and from work every day.  It wasn’t long before I abandoned that bagRead More…

hellorewind_01

Recycled Tees Laptop Sleeves

on Wednesday, February 17th, 2010
Posted in: Laptops and Gear, News

There is a rule in my house–for every t-shirt I buy, my girlfriend makes me part with two others.  To a normal person this might be a simple task of weeding, but for me it’s akin to parting ways with a longtime friend.  I can easily think of a dozen shirts I own, do notRead More…

memoggy_macbook_sleeve

A MacBook Sleeve for Women

on Saturday, January 30th, 2010
Posted in: Laptops and Gear, News

Some weeks ago, I wrote an article wondering if gadgets were only for guys and bemoaning the lack of accessories and gadgets designed for women.  Memoggy makes a beautiful line of MacBook sleeves designed for women.  These sleeves  use imported hand-loomed fabrics decorated with hand-painted or hand-embroidered designs.  They are lined with a soft fabric to protect yourRead More…

mitemite-newspaper-laptop-bag-1

MiteMite Newspaper Laptop Sleeve for MacBook Pro

on Tuesday, December 22nd, 2009
Posted in: Laptops and Gear, News

If you like unusual accessories or if you want to disguise your laptop from thieves, a company in Spain may have your answer.  MiteMite Unnecessary Objects Lab produces vinyl laptop sleeves that look like folded newspapers.  You can choose from four different European newspapers.  The bags are designed for the MacBook Pro, but they canRead More…

Sumo_07

SUMO Camo Laptop/Netbook Sleeve Review

on Wednesday, October 7th, 2009
Posted in: Laptops and Gear

I had been looking for a laptop sleeve for awhile to replace my large, clunky leather briefcase. Between going back and forth to work and weekend trips, I wanted to ditch the extra bag and just toss my computer in my backpack without worrying about it being bumped, scratched, or damaged.  I’ve been using theRead More…

Wrap your Macbook in burlap and like it – ColcaSac

on Tuesday, September 22nd, 2009
Posted in: Laptops and Gear

I love the rustic style of these Macbook sleeves from ColcaSac of Salt Lake City, Utah. They are made by hand with all-natural environmentally friendly fabrics and are padded with fleece. They offer different designs, colors and sizes for 13, 15 and 17 inch Macbooks and Macbook Pro laptops. Prices range from $30 – $33.

netsleeve

See thru protection for your netbook or laptop

on Monday, July 6th, 2009
Posted in: Laptops and Gear

Samsill Corporation has announced the launch of Altego™, a new corporate brand. The Clear Laptop Sleeve represents Samsill’s first product launch under this brand. They are available in 5 sizes and have a transparent front panel to allow you to see the outside design of your laptop or netbook. They are also water resistant andRead More…

coverbee-1

CoverBee Laptop / Netbook Sleeve Review

on Friday, June 19th, 2009
Posted in: Laptops and Gear

Hey gadget girls, are you looking for a trendy way to protect your laptop or netbook from everyday abuse? Then, I think that you will want to take a closer look at the stylish sleeves from CoverBee of Holland.