Universal tablet accessory


The JamSpot Tablet Stand holds your tablet or phone while you use it or while you watch videos.  Lots of stands do that, but not many add Bluetooth speakers so that you can actually hear the video you're watching.  The JamSpot folds up to fit in your gear bag for travel, and its multi-angle and [...]

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Posted in: Audio, Video, TV, Bluetooth Gear, News

This leather sleeve from Levenger is a great way to carry and protect a tablet, phone, cables, cards and currency, and the other small things you need throughout your day.  The All Together Now sleeve has a large compartment that can hold most tablets.  There's a slip-in pocket on the back that accommodates an iPhone 6 [...]

Posted in: Bags, Cases and Covers, News

Remember Trapper Keepers from your school years - those binders that held papers and folders inside?  Well, they're back, but this time they're designed to hold your tablet.  They look the same on the outside, but inside they have a "Silicone 4-Corner Base, which uses stay straps that come up and over the corners of the [...]

Posted in: Cases and Covers, News, Tablets, Ultra Portables

Last year I reviewed Colonel Littleton's No. 23 iPad Portfolio (see related links for the review), which was a great mix of new- and old-world functionality. The No. 23 portfolio was designed to specifically hold a full-sized iPad and tablet of paper. Colonel Littleton has recently released a sibling portfolio meant to safely transport a wide [...]

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Posted in: Cases and Covers, Reviews, Tablets, Ultra Portables

I've seen tray-top stands to hold your mobile devices during flights, but they always seemed a little dangerous to me.  Because they weren't tied down in any way, it seemed that your mobile device could go flying in case of turbulence.  The cradle of the Skyview Seatback Mount for Mobile Devices holds mobile smart phones, tablets, [...]

Posted in: eBook Readers, News, Tablets, Ultra Portables, Travel Gear

The iPad mini is small enough that I can take it anywhere I go.  My mini with Retina display fits inside some of my everyday carry bags, but not all of them.  When I'm carrying one of my smaller bags and want to take my mini along, I have to make a decision:  do I [...]

Posted in: Bags, iOS, Reviews, Tablets, Ultra Portables
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Car interiors are becoming increasingly cluttered places.  When I got my new car, I decided not to mount my phone because I could not find a spot I liked.  When I heard of the new Arkon Slim-Grip Ultra Mounts, I had to take a closer look.  Would this give me more mounting options than I thought [...]

Posted in: Car Gear, iOS, Reviews

No longer will you have to buy a device-specific leather case and keyboard for your new tablet, only to have to turn around and buy another as soon as you upgrade devices.  With ZAGG's new Universal Bluetooth Keyboard, you'll be able to use it with any Bluetooth-enabled device, even if you decide to switch platforms. [...]

Posted in: Bluetooth Gear, News

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? All images can be clicked for an enlarged view. The Theo bag is [...]

Posted in: Bags, Reviews

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 your [...]

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

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