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Lynktec GripStand tablet stand review

on Tuesday, August 12th, 2014

There’s a new-ish technology being used in many items, and I’m kinda digging it. It’s the microsuction tech being used by case and stand makers for securing items to smooth surfaces. The folks at Lynktec use it to hold their new GripStand to the back of an iPad or tablet – or even a flat, smoothRead More…

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Just Mobile AluCup Grande review

on Monday, April 7th, 2014

“They sent you an ashtray?” – Every single person in my family, when they saw the AluCup Grande The fine folks at Just Mobile make a lot of cool gadget-centric stuff: styli, iPad and Phone stands, batteries for your USB gadgets, USB chargers for your vehicle’s 12 volt system – the works. A while back,Read More…

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Keep your Apple TV in place with this holder

on Thursday, January 23rd, 2014
Posted in: Gear, Home, Kitchen, News

I love my Apple TV, but I do have a couple of nitpicky problems.  First of all, that darned remote is very hard to keep up with because it’s so small.  Secondly, the Apple TV itself is so small and light that the heavy power and HDMI cables can pull it out of position inRead More…

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iPad wireless charging + adjustable stand = iPort

on Thursday, January 9th, 2014

iPad stands are a dime a dozen right? Not the iPort line of iPad stands. They combine a special all-in-one charging case with a magnetic stand to offer convenient wireless charging. Until Apple decides to add Qi wireless charging features to their next-gen iPads, the iPort might be the next best thing. The case is Smart CoverRead More…

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nimblstand tablet + Apple Wireless Keyboard stand review

on Monday, January 6th, 2014

There are all sorts of cases with built-in keyboards for iPads and Android tablets. But the problem with 99% of them is that they aren’t designed to allow you to use the tablet + keyboard on your lap like you can with a laptop computer. Another problem is that most of the keyboards used withRead More…

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Make your tablet stand and be seen with the Plinth pocket stand

on Monday, January 6th, 2014

Ah, the world of tablet devices. I love my iPad, but my problem with it is that it is not always convenient to use on the go. While I do have a Smart Cover for mine, it has its limitations, such as not being able to use your iPad in portrait mode. Plinth, a KickstarterRead More…

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Modulr iPad mini Mobility Pack review

on Wednesday, November 13th, 2013

I purchased an iPad mini.  That was the easy part. What I needed next was a case that is both rugged and reliable, because I plan on carrying the mini with me while hiking in the woods near our house.  I stumbled across the iPad mini Mobility Pack sold by Modulr and thought it might beRead More…

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GripBase Podium review

on Saturday, November 2nd, 2013

Anyone who has used an iPad or other tablet while standing, walking around, or speaking to a group, without the ability to rest it on something solid, has known the pain that juggling these tools can bring. Since it is a two-handed device, holding with one and manipulating with the other means you’ve got toRead More…

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Make a stand with the Urban Prefer SINE Cable Stand

on Tuesday, September 17th, 2013

Many of the device stands that are on the market are larger and bulkier than they need to be to get the job done. The SINE Cable Stand from Urban Prefer is a compact triangle shaped wedge that not onlyprops up your iPhone at a convenient angle to view the display, but it also canRead More…

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Just Mobile HeadStand Headphone Hanger review

on Sunday, August 25th, 2013

With all the headphones I’ve reviewed, I’ve never had a place to hang the phones, until now. Just Mobile – an award-winning maker of aluminum accessories – has come out with their version of a headphone hanger, the HeadStand. The HeadStand has one purpose only; a place to hang your over-ear or on-ear headphones. That’sRead More…

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Keizus Quadrapod + Clamp = Crazy action figure or cool tripod?

on Monday, August 5th, 2013

The Keizus Quadrapod + Clamp is a tripod mount / stand / holder gadget for your smartphone, tablet and cameras which looks more like a poseable action figure than a device mount. The accessory is made up of two parts. You have a clamp which can be used on its own to attach your deviceRead More…

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Keyprop, the portable smartphone stand on your key ring

on Tuesday, May 28th, 2013

Ever wish you had a way to prop up your smart phone for reading, Skyping or watching your favorite videos? The Keyprop by Integral Design may be the simple, stylish and portable solution you are looking for. The Keyprop is made out of polycarbonate and is over-molded with a rubberized TPE material. This means the Keyprop isRead More…

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MobileFun Ultimate Nexus 7 Accessory Pack review

on Friday, March 8th, 2013

With the exception of my cellphone, no other gadget spends more time in my hand than my Nexus 7. I use it for gaming, email, web surfing, social media engagement, music, videos, RSS reader, Skyping, and as a bedtime alarm clock. I am always looking for accessories for it.  Kinda like those people who areRead More…

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Armed for action, the Spiderpodium Tablet keeps your tablet device secure

on Wednesday, February 6th, 2013

What has eight arms and holds your tablet? If you answered the Spiderpodium Tablet by Breffo you would be right. The Spiderpodium Tablet is the big brother to the original Spiderpodium designed to hold handheld devices. This stand utilizes its eight flexible rubber coated steel arms to hold your tablet devices securely at just aboutRead More…

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GroovBoard Lap Desk & Stand review

on Sunday, December 30th, 2012

If you use the Apple wireless keyboard with your iPad, you’ve probably run into the problem of not being able to easily use the combo on your lap. I have a solution for you… it’s the GroovBoard Lap Desk and Stand. It’s made of solid wood and can be used several ways. Let me showRead More…

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Lethal Protection Life-Phorm is a hands-free stand for your gadgets from planet Zylon

on Monday, November 19th, 2012

The Lethal Protection Life-Phorm has to be the creepiest gadget mount / stand I’ve seen so far. It looks like something the Mars Rover might bring back from its mission in space. Made of powder coated metal and rubber, the Life-Phorm has been designed to hold tablet computers, smart phones and cameras with its adjustable insect-likeRead More…

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Cook up something tasty with the help of the Belkin Universal Kitchen Cabinet Mount

on Sunday, October 21st, 2012

If you are a cook who likes to use a tablet to access recipes and food prep videos while whipping up your culinary delights, you should check into the Belkin Kitchen Cabinet Mount. Instead of taking up valuable work space on a kitchen counter like some tablet stands, this mount attaches to an existing overheadRead More…

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Cooler Master Jas Pro Stand Review

on Tuesday, September 25th, 2012

The Jas Pro stand from Cooler Master is designed to complement your MacBook Pro of Air, but will work with any laptop or tablet, in almost any setting. It can hold the device open or closed, and has cushioning to protect all surfaces, as well as cable ports.

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TABU Multi-Talented Universal Mini Stand

on Friday, August 31st, 2012

What makes the TABU Universal Mini Stand phone / small tablet stand worth spending your hard earned cash for a Kickstarter pledge? First of all, it won’t cost you very much. A pledge of only $9 will get you two of these little stands that can be used in a variety of ways. Your phoneRead More…

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Smarter Stand iPad Stand Kit for the Apple Smart Cover and Smart Case Review

on Tuesday, July 31st, 2012

With less than 2 weeks to go on his Kickstarter project, entrepreneur Dotan Saguy, the man behind the Smarter Stand iPad Stand Kit for the Smart Cover and Smart Case, has no worries that he will reach his funding goal of $10,000. That’s because at the time of this writing, the earnings are already beyond thatRead More…

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tablift is an iPad Stand for Table, Couch and Bed

on Sunday, June 24th, 2012

The problem with most iPad stands is that they are designed to work on a flat surface like a desk and don’t work well on your lap. tablift is an iPad stand for any location including your office, your living room, your kitchen and your bedroom. Featuring bendable legs and a holder with 3 differentRead More…

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Smarter Stand increases the IQ of your Apple Smart Cover

on Sunday, June 17th, 2012

The Smarter Stand is a great little add-on for your existing Apple Smart Cover or Smart Case. The Smarter Stand consists of two specially molded clips that slide on the sides of the Smart Cover to immobilize the folds, creating a stand. As an example, you can slide one clip over the first fold andRead More…

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Cooler Master’s ARC Stand for Your Macbook Pro or iPad

on Wednesday, May 2nd, 2012

The Cooler Master ARC stand helps you tidy your desktop by placing your Macbook Pro in a space-saving vertical orientation when you’re using an external display, keyboard, mouse, and other peripherals. When you’re not using the ARC with your MBP, you can use it with your iPad. A smaller slot will hold the tablet inRead More…

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Standeazy Stand for Smart Phones

on Monday, April 9th, 2012
Posted in: Gear, News, Pocket Gear

The Standeazy smart phone stands work with most every smart phone on the market now.  They’re made of polypropylene, and they are about the size of a credit card.  They fold up and store in your wallet when you don’t need them, and they’ll open into a stand that can support your phone in eitherRead More…

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Ten One Design Magnus Magnetic Stand for iPad 2 Review

on Saturday, February 18th, 2012

One word came to my mind the first time I saw the Magnus Magnetic iPad 2 Stand from Ten One Design. That word was sexy. It’s the most minimalistic iPad stand I’ve reviewed to date. Is this stand just a pretty face with nothing to back it up though? Let’s find out.