Studio Neat originally released the Glif, a tripod mount for iPhone. It was a solid accessory for those wanting a way to hold their iPhone in place when capturing photos, but it had its drawbacks as well. Fast forward to the second version of Glif, and you’ll see that Studio Neat has taken into account the drawbacks and tried to account for them all. How does it stack up?
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Controlling an outlet and whatever is plugged into that outlet from your smartphone from anywhere in the world is cool. But controlling that outlet while seeing exactly how much energy the item is using is even cooler. That’s exactly what the latest addition to the WeMo line, the Insight Switch, allows you to do.
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The new DODOcase Solid for the Nexus 7 (2013) is finally available and I was able to get my hands on one to review. It’s the first DODOcase I’ve personally handled and I see now why people have been so smitten with its design.
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Recording video with a smartphone capable of HD recording is a real thing. In fact, if a smartphone doesn’t come with HD recording, I’d suggest you pass on it and just go right on to the next device. So, with this high-quality recording capabilities becoming the norm, it’s only a given those same users are going to want to get fancy with the video they record.
Enter a four-wheeled, smartphone hugging contraption better known as the iStabilizer Dolly. So what does it do, and how well does it do it? Well, you’re going to have to keep reading to find out.
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Sharing media files and content with mobile devices isn’t always an easy task. The Kingston MobileLite Wireless is a compact Wi-Fi device that aims to simplify file sharing while on the go and provide additional storage for devices with limited memory. Basically a Wi-Fi enabled card reader, the MobileLite Wireless comes without any on-board storage. Instead, it has a USB port and a built-in SD card reader that allows the user to plug in their own USB flash drives and microSD/SD memory cards. It also doubles as an external battery pack, capable of charging your mobile devices. Could the MobileLite Wireless be an ideal mobile travel companion? Read on to find out.
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Batteries are the weakest point of any portable electronic device. They are the only piece of the mobile-puzzle that keeps us from being truly mobile. Eventually, this piece of the puzzle will be figured out. Until then, carrying a spare battery for a smart phone or tablet isn’t always possible, giving accessories such as the myCharge Peak 6000 a chance to fill a void. I reviewed the last revision of the myCharge line, now let’s take a look at the latest and greatest.
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There are a lot of choices for smartphone cases and what works for one person may not work for another. It’s really a personal choice based on your needs and preferences. TPU cases tend to be the closest thing to not having a case at all, similar to silicone cases. The advantage of TPU over silicone, however, is that TPU is tougher, more durable and attracts less dust/lint. I had the opportunity to try out the Cruzerlite Androidified A2 TPU case for the Galaxy Nexus and came away very impressed.
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