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Put your phone front and center with this steering wheel mount

on Sunday, May 11th, 2014

If you like to use your phone’s GPS capabilities to help you navigate to your destinations, here’s a universal steering wheel mount from that looks easy to use. This mount uses a rubber strap that wraps around your steering wheel and offers a clip with jaws that open a max of 75mm, allowing itRead More…


Did the Cadillac of smartphone car mounts just get even better?

on Tuesday, February 11th, 2014

Several years ago NKMOS introduced the Ultima, their top-of-the-line, CNC machined aluminum smartphone car mount. Well the designers/engineers at NKMOS have just raised the bar and are beginning a new Kickstarter project, the Ultima S. The Ultima S is even sleeker, more minimalistic and easier to use than its predecessor. While still made from high gradeRead More…


Bike2Power BikeConsole iPhone 5 waterproof heavy-duty bicycle mount review

By: Ryan Chapman
on Tuesday, September 3rd, 2013

Riding a bicycle is a great way to get exercise without putting a lot of strain on your knees. After tweaking my knee while working out, I decided to take up a little bit of casual biking to keep in shape. The one problem that I had was where to put my iPhone. I haveRead More…


Your iPhone is about to get even more “Tidy”

on Friday, January 11th, 2013

Last year I reported on a project running through Kickstarter called TidyTilt–an earbud cord wrap, mountable frame, and kickstand for the iPhone 4.  It was successfully funded and then some, leading the creators to launch a second Kickstarter for their latest projects: TidyTilt+ and Just Mount. TidyTilt+ is a streamlined and enhanced version of the originalRead More…


Mount Your iPhone Anywhere with the Quad Lock System

on Wednesday, December 21st, 2011

Here’s another iPhone case project from Kickstarter.  The Quad Lock system from Annex Products consists of a polycarbonate case for your iPhone 4 or 4S and a series of gear-like mounts that allow you to attach your device to the wall, in your car, on your bike handlebars…  For a pledge of $25, you’ll receiveRead More…


modulR iPad Case and Accessory System Review

on Sunday, November 7th, 2010

If you’ve been shopping for both a case and a stand for your iPad, you might want to want to take a look at the modulR iPad Case and Accessory system before you decide to buy to separate products. The modulR system consists of an iPad case with a protective cover, that is compatible withRead More…


Griffin iPad Cabinet Mount

on Friday, October 22nd, 2010

Where would we be without Griffin Technology and its endless quest to provide us with affordable accessories for enjoying our Apple products?  The latest release is an under-the-cabinet mount for the iPad.  It can be installed under or to the side of any cabinet, provided it has a depth of at least 14 inches.  Once theRead More…


WALLPORT adds VESA mount capability to iPad

on Saturday, July 31st, 2010

We’ve reviewed a few different iPad stands, but how about a VESA compatible wall mount? The WALLPORT is a wall mount designed especially for the iPad and can be used by itself or with an adjustable 100mm VESA mount. Unlike other wall mounts that are currently available for the iPad, this one doesn’t need aRead More…


iLevel Device Holder Review

By: Mark Adkins
on Friday, July 23rd, 2010

Ever need another hand with your phone, ebook, or other device? Maybe something you can clip to a table edge, wheelchair tray, or stroller handle? The iLevel takes a well-designed device holder and combines it with a strong gooseneck and clamp to accomplish this.


Texthook Smartphone Holder Review

on Monday, July 5th, 2010

When Julie asked everyone if they would like to review the Texthook, I immediately jumped at the chance.  I thought it would be a great opportunity to review a gadget when I’m ‘out and about’, so to speak. I was quite intrigued by the Texthook to say the least.  It’s a gadget which allows youRead More…


Handlebars, strollers or treadmills, we have a mount for that

on Tuesday, May 11th, 2010

The Texthook is a special holder for your iPhone or Blackberry that allows you to mount to handlebars, a stroller handle, treadmill, shopping cart, etc. Now you can easily interact with your phone even when you’re shopping or working out. It’s priced at $25.99 and is available in Black or White.


Keep an eye on your iPhone with the Xtand Go

on Monday, March 8th, 2010

The Just Mobile Xtand Go is a dash or windshield mount for your iPhone 3G3 or 3G. It has a folding arm that allows the iPhone to be rotated vertically or horizontally and maintains access to side controls and the dock connector. What I like about it is that it doesn’t have one of thoseRead More…

Mount your netbook with a MiniMount

on Saturday, December 5th, 2009
Posted in: Laptops and Gear, News

If you are looking for a way to mount your netbook to surfaces in your home or car, Aileron Designs has introduced an extensive line of hard shell, netbook computer cases and mounting systems. The Minimount case for netbooks is an all-aluminum hard shell enclosure with a quick connect mounting feature. The cases are availableRead More…

ProClip In-Vehicle Device Mounting Solution Review

on Thursday, August 20th, 2009
Posted in: Car Gear

(Photo courtesy of ProClip website) We all know that we shouldn’t use our cell phones while driving, yet most of us still do. To try and not be “that driver” who is fumbling to pick up the phone that fell on the floor, using my knees to steer on the highway or holding the phoneRead More…

Tapwave Zodiac Cradle Review

on Thursday, December 11th, 2003
Posted in: Computer Gear, Gear

Product Requirements: Tapwave Zodiac1 or 2 and a power/sync cable When Julie and I posted our review of the Tapwave Zodiac2 last month, I mentioned that I had ordered the separately available cradle. I am sure that for some, a cable is the idea solution, but I like using a cradle because I enjoy havingRead More…

revolv Design’s RoadWriter Review Update

By: Christopher Spera
on Monday, February 17th, 2003
Posted in: Windows Mobile

Product Requirements: size=2>Device:Compaq iPAQ 31/36/3700 Series Compaq iPAQ 38/3900 Series Universal Palm Tungsten W 2/17/03: Updates in Blue I am way big on mounting solutions for your Pocket PC.  I LOVE the idea of being able to easily get to my gadget while I am in the car.  In fact, I have found that IRead More…

Semsons & Co. Universal Windshield PDA Holder Review

By: Christopher Spera
on Tuesday, August 27th, 2002
Posted in: Uncategorized

Product Requirements: Your Car’s Windshield, or any Smooth Surface size=2>Device:Works best with Square Shaped PDA’s Will Hold any PDA   I really tried with this one.  Really I did.  You’ll notice the date on this review…Its almost a month over due.  While I owe Julie and Judie a big apology for blowing the deadline onRead More…

PDA Pivot Review

on Monday, April 22nd, 2002
Posted in: Uncategorized

Product Requirements: Device: Any PDA An imagination is a great thing. And, you’ll definitely get to exercise yours if you decide to check out the PDA Pivot from CyberKnight Intl. Corp. What is the PDA Pivot? Well, it is basically a hinge that you attach to your PDA with Velcro. Doesn’t sound very exciting doesRead More…

Arkon Cup-Holder Universal PDA Mount Review

on Wednesday, February 7th, 2001
Posted in: Car Gear, Miscellaneous

Product Requirements: Any Palm-top PDA, and a cup-holder installed in your vehicle I know I am not the only person out there that engages in the efficient habit of multi-tasking during every available minute. Sometimes, during my 45 minute trip to and then from the ranch where I work, I use my almost hour longRead More…

Wear Your Palm III

on Tuesday, November 14th, 2000
Posted in: Uncategorized

Product Requirements: Device: Palm III series, Palm VII series, and Palm V series I’m sure you’ve heard the term "wearable computers"…? Often people wear their PDAs on their waist in a belt case. For me, that is the most comfortable and convenient method. But, some people want to wear their PDAs around their neck. ThisRead More…

PDA Prop Review

on Tuesday, January 4th, 2000
Posted in: Uncategorized

The PDA Prop is a desk stand accessory for PDAs that are no more than 3.25" wide. I tested the PDA Prop with a Palm V, Palm III, Visor and Casio E-100 for this review. The PDA Prop is made of plastic and comes in a several different finishes: Aluminum, Dark Burl, Light Burl, andRead More…

Universal Palm-size Computer Mount Review

on Sunday, September 19th, 1999

The CM220 Universal Mount for Palm-sized Computers by Arkon Resources Inc. is a PDA holder that can be affixed to a vehicle or other location. This holder unlike the Unimount by Revolve Design is compatible with any PDA that is between 4.5" and 5.3" tall. Some of the PDAs that will work with this mountRead More…

UniMount System Review

By: Don Damiani
on Tuesday, July 14th, 1998
Posted in: Car Gear

If you are in the market for a sturdy method of mounting your PalmPilot or PalmIII, Revolve Design just might have the solution you are looking for: UniMount. They offer a complete line of mounting kits and accessories that will enable you to mount your PalmPilot just about anywhere. There are basically 5 mounting kits,Read More…

Xpress Review

on Monday, February 2nd, 1998
Posted in: Uncategorized

Note: This product is no longer available. The Xpress Newton Stand by Hi-Rizer is an adjustable stand for any Newton model. This stand is just what I needed to prop up my MP2K while using it at work.  I seemed to always be searching around for a book or something else to use as aRead More…