Archive for iPhone Accessories

Pure Siesta iDock iPod iPhone dock

Posted in iPhone Accessories by Conner Flynn on October 27th, 2009

Pure Siesta iDock iPod iPhone dockAnd the iPhone/iPod dock of the day is the Pure Siesta iDock, a stereo DAB/ DAB+/ FM clock radio complete with an iPod and iPhone dock. Need to take a Siesta? There’s a dock for that.

Enjoy your daytime nap with your favorite tunes with your iPhone or iPod docked. Some features of this dock include a large auto-dimming display, four quick-set alarms, sleep and snooze timers (Because who wants to wake up?) and 15 DAB/FM presets.

Regen ReNu is a sexy and green iPhone charger

Posted in iPhone Accessories by Conner Flynn on October 25th, 2009

Regen ReNu is a sexy and green iPhone chargerSure, there are plenty of solar powered chargers to charge your gadgets, but few are as sexy or as versatile as the forthcoming Regen ReNu. The solar panel is used along with one of several optional bases. These include an iPod/iPhone dock, a sound dock with it’s own speakers, and an LED desk lamp.

The built in battery constantly stores juice even when your iPod isn’t docked, so that the ReNu can then transfer the charge into your device. It can even pull power from a wall socket if you don’t have light in your space.

Dark Horse GelaSkins for Apple products

Posted in iPhone Accessories by Conner Flynn on October 12th, 2009

Dark Horse GelaSkins for Apple productsHere’s something that’s sure to make geeks everywhere happy. Dark Horse Comics and GelaSkins have teamed up for a line of products that will have geeks staring at their Apple devices more than they already do now.

Hellboy, Buffy and some other Dark Horse comic images are now available in GelaSkin form. If the likes of Buffy and Hellboy isn’t quite your taste, there’s even some Bettie Page. iPhone skins will cost you $15 while 13 and 15-inch Macbook/general laptop skins will cost $30.

iBike: Wrist-mounted iPhone accessory

Posted in iPhone Accessories by Conner Flynn on October 11th, 2009

iBike: Wrist-mounted iPhone accessoryHere’s a great accessory for bicyclists and motorcycle riders. It’s basically a wrist mount for your iPhone, so that you don’t have to stop every time you get a call or a message. Just receive your calls, check GPS updates on the route you’re taking and even listen to some tunes and control playback without having to pull over.

Plus it’s just plain cool to have an iPhone mounted to your wrist. Makes you feel important. The whole kit costs about $140 and will come in quite handy without your device being in hand.

10 Ghoulish Halloween iPhone apps

Posted in iPhone Accessories by Conner Flynn on October 7th, 2009

ispyWhat better way to celebrate Halloween then with an iPhone app or 10. Below are 10 of our favorites. All are ghoulishly good fun and will get you in the Halloween spirit. Plus, these will give you something to do while you are hiding in your house, pretending you aren’t home and eating all the candy yourself. You disgust me. But if you share some of that chocolate, I won’t tell.

Limited edition Cowhide Phone Covers

Posted in iPhone Accessories by Conner Flynn on September 28th, 2009

Limited edition Cowhide Phone CoversSouthern Brand is based in Miami, so I’m not sure why these are cowhide and not alligator. Anyway, they’ve just rolled out a Limited edition Cowhide Phone Cover for both the iPod and iPhone, offering protection against knocks and scratches. As long as your device doesn’t fall out of the top anyway.

These are made from beautiful premium cowhides and are one-of-a-kind since they are all handmade. The inside is soft suede backed by smooth chocolate tanned leather. They’ll cost you $29 each.

Starbucks unveils iPhone apps

Posted in iPhone Accessories by Conner Flynn on September 24th, 2009

Starbucks unveils iPhone appsPizza Hut has their own iPhone app, so why not Starbucks? The first application is called myStarbucks and is basically a store locater and beverage information tool. Users can use it to check the nutrition value of the coffee or food that Starbucks offers. Good luck with that.

The other app helps users pay off the remaining credit on their cards, allowing one to transfer money into it. Starbucks hopes that the iPhone applications will give users a faster way to order, thereby making more sales.

Pizza Hut giving 20% off to iPhone app orders

Posted in iPhone Accessories by Conner Flynn on September 23rd, 2009


You may remember Pizza Hut’s iPhone app. A farewell to human interaction isn’t the only reason to use it anymore. Now they are giving you 20% off if you use it.

The app does the usual gimmicky stuff like pinching a pizza to make it smaller or larger and shaking the phone to make wings spicy as well as store all your coupons. This 20% off deal allows you get fatter and lonelier that much quicker. So hurray, I guess.

Amazing handmade Xbox 360 iPhone case

Posted in iPhone Accessories by Conner Flynn on September 23rd, 2009

Amazing handmade Xbox 360 iPhone caseAww. Look at this cute and cuddly Xbox 360 case. It looks so soft and adorable. iPhone cases come and go, but this one has won our hearts and has us making baby noises as we give it a tickle and a pinch.

It includes a key chain controller that compliments it perfectly. Both the case and the key chain will cost you a cool $45. Subtract $10 if you don’t want the controller key chain. Excuse us while we go all goo-goo and ga-ga over this thing and try to decide on a name.

P-Flip iPhone dock and backup battery

Posted in iPhone Accessories by Conner Flynn on September 22nd, 2009

P-Flip iPhone dock and backup batteryThe P-Flip is a foldable power dock available in five different colors. For $55, it acts as both a backup battery and a dock for your iPhone or iPod touch. The backup battery has a 2000-mAh capacity, which should give you about two full charges.

So it should add about 8 hours of talk, 15 hours of gaming, or 80 hours of music. This should help you stay juiced up and get the most out of your iPhone or iPod touch.

iTwinge iPhone Keyboard

Posted in iPhone Accessories by Conner Flynn on September 15th, 2009

iTwinge iPhone KeyboardListen up all of you faithful Blackberry users. This device may just convert you to the church of the Jesus phone. This is a keyboard for the iPhone dubbed iTwinge. An actual feel and tactile keyboard for those types who think they are all thumbs and aren’t comfortable using the touchscreen version.

It launches tomorrow for $29.99 and you will be happy to know that you can type as fast as you can on a standard QWERTY keypad. The iTwinge just slips on to the bottom of the iPhone like a pair of iPhone pants and just like that your iPhone has a full fledged QWERTY keyboard.

Fully customizable and recyclable iPhone case for the recession

Posted in iPhone Accessories by Conner Flynn on September 13th, 2009

Fully customizable and recyclable iPhone case for the recessionWho has money for a fancy case to protect your iPhone during this recession? You’ve probably tried wrapping it like a mummy in paper towels or loading it up with 2 inches of duct tape, but it just didn’t work. Well, this case offers you a lot of customizing possibilities for only $0.99 or 10 for $8.

You can glue some crystals on it, draw with a sharpie, paint it, whatever you like. It also has other benefits. Normally people want to steal your iPhone, but in this case it just looks like something wrapped in cardboard. Which it is of course.

Pioneer XW-NAS3 and XW-NAS5 speakers for iPhone

Posted in iPhone Accessories by Conner Flynn on September 11th, 2009

Pioneer XW-NAS3 and XW-NAS5 speakers for iPhonePioneer has unveiled a new line of iPod/iPhone docks that have actually been available in Europe for about a week now. Both new XW models feature 2.1 surround sound, 60W output, and Bluetooth connectivity. The XW-NAS5 is available in multiple colors, along with a radio and a built-in ambient sound player for relaxation.

The XW-NAS3 on the other hand, comes in white and will play music from your iPod or iPhone, but that’s it. No word on pricing yet, but we should see these by the end of the year.

Madden 10 hits the iPhone

Posted in iPhone Accessories by Conner Flynn on September 9th, 2009

Madden 10 hits the iPhoneEA Sports hits Apple’s App Store with a new game that takes full advantage of the iPhone and iPod’s touch screen. This version of Madden 10 should make it easier for the casual player to enjoy Madden. Beginners won’t even need the playbook, because the game automatically recommends the appropriate plays and the control stick is right on the touchscreen making it easy for those used to playing it on the console.

It looks like PS1 graphics, but if you must have Madden on your phone, it will be available for $9.99 in the App Store. If you get it today, it’s a discounted $7.99.

Altec Lansing’s InMotion Classic iPod/iPhone dock

Posted in iPhone Accessories by Conner Flynn on September 9th, 2009

Altec Lansing's InMotion Classic iPod/iPhone dockLook, a new ipod/iPhone dock in honor of Apple’s big event today. Altec Lansing has updated its InMotion line of iPod / iPhone docks with the Classic. It ups the sexy with sleeker lines and adds a handle, while going for the same $149.

It also features an auxiliary input, FM tuner and rechargeable battery, along with a remote and a “cubby hole” for storage. The price is a tad steep, but maybe the sound will make up for it.