09/11/2012, Apple is all set to unveil its new flagship smartphone, expectantly called the iPhone 5, in its launch event on September 12th. A fresh round of rumors is now suggesting that the company may also unveil new iPod touch at the occasion. In the past, it has been suggested by analysts that Apple may use components from its existing iOS devices to create a new iPod touch. Such speculations have been backed […]
09/04/2012, We’re not sure how many of you guys still have old cassette tapes lying around, but in case you do and your entire music collection is still sitting on your shelf in cassette tape format, Hammacher Schlemmer has a gadget that will convert the songs on your cassette tape into MP3 format on your iPhone/iPod touch with an accompanying app. As pictured above, the device is reminiscent of the old […]
07/31/2012, Freedom is coming out with a 4G case that practically turns an iPod Touch (gen 4) into an iPhone. It works by having a 4G LTE (Sprint Network, with WiMax and 3G fallback, I’m told) functionality directly in the case, which is also a WIFI hotspot. The iPod can then access the internet over the WiFi connection. Interestingly, Freedom Pop made a name for themselves by coming up with the […]
05/31/2012, A couple of days ago we reported on some photos of a backplate that allegedly belonged to the iPhone 5. The photos appeared to corroborate some of the iPhone 5 rumors that suggested that Apple could be introducing a smaller dock connector in its next iPhone device, and if you were looking for more evidence of a smaller dock connector, job listings on Apple’s website have called for a “Connector […]
05/25/2012, This is not really the first time for us to talk about couches. First there was the Sound Sofa which can double up as an iOS speaker dock. Then there’s the Sega Master System Sofa that’s perfect for video game fanatics, although it did not have any electronics on it. Today, we’re adding another interesting sofa to the lineup. We’d like to introduce the Trophy Cuddler Audio Sofa that features […]
02/01/2012, So we’ve seen our fair share of iOS docks, but rarely have we come across a dock that has been purposely designed to double up as a piece of furniture, and such is the case with the recently announced JVC NX-BX3 Nightstand dock.
01/31/2012, Whenever you see a deal that is too good to be true, it would be prudent to tread carefully – after all, you might end up with a spoiled product (despite being original), a clone, or even a stolen device. This is what happened to a 22 year-old in her 4th year of university in Kanazawa, Japan, after placing an order for an iPod via an Internet auction site to […]
12/07/2011, If the sound from iOS speaker docks that are currently available in the market leave you less than impressed, come CES 2012 Behringer will unveil the iNuke Boom speaker dock for iOS devices. As the name implies, it will be one heck of a speaker dock, although given its asking price, its name could also be referring to that as well.
12/01/2011, The thing about throwing a house party is that inevitably there will be someone who hates the music. So instead of continuously swapping out MP3 players for different songs, design Jason Farsai has come up with a speaker dock concept that should accommodate just about everyone’s taste in music.
11/13/2011, Have you ever wondered what took so long for Apple to discover that their first generation iPod nano actually might suffer from the issue of an overheating battery? Yeah, having been released what seemed like eons ago, affected iPod nano units fall under the category of being sold “between September 2005 and December 2006″ – with Cupertino mentioning that the overheating happens only in “very rare cases.” I guess that […]
11/01/2011, Tired of all the similar, boring-looking iPhone/iPod docks available on the market? Well the folks over at Speakal (the company behind the iHog) have come up with a new dock that can spice up the décor of any room. Called the iKurv, this iPod/iPhond docking station speaker system features two large speakers connected in a tube, with an adjustable glowing blue stripe that’s reminiscent of some futuristic-looking spaceship. The iKurv […]
10/25/2011, If you’re not the type that wakes up to noise (i.e. someone calling your name, alarm, phone calls, etc), but instead prefer to be shaken awake, iLuv might have something for you in the form of the iMM155 Vibro II iPhone/iPod Alarm Clock docking station, which is part of iLuv’s Vibro series of digital alarm clock docks.
10/25/2011, Yesterday we reported on rumors that an Apple TV was indeed in the works. This flurry of news surrounding a television set built by Apple seems to have stemmed from a quote from the recently released biography of Steve Jobs by Walter Isaacson. The quote suggested that Steve Jobs may have finally come up with an Apple TV, and the rumor suggested that prototypes of the product were already in […]
10/03/2011, The folks over at iLoveHandles have come up with a new accessory for the iPhone, and it sure sucks! Fortunately it sucks – but not in a bad way. Called the BARNACLE, this interestingly designed accessory for the iPhone works as a multi-purpose mount for your iPhone 4. Whether you need it up against a wall, on your desk, or on your windshield, BARNACLE does the job (as long as […]