Monthly Archives: May 2013

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Not all phone chargers are alike

Different chargers for different needs. These three are from Ventev

Take sides all you want when you select your favorite mobile phone.  Whether you choose, iPhone, Android, Windows Phone or Blackberrry, they still have one thing in common: they need to be charged.  And most of us think of the charger as being incidental to the phone.  But if you want to optimize your experience, Continue Reading

Sound and Convenience Blend In Oontz Speakers

The Oontz from Cambridge Soundworks. A lot of sound out of a small device

When Don Lindich (of Sound Advice fame) and I were having lunch recently, he mentioned in passing that he discovered a nice sounding speaker called Oontz.  Next thing I knew, a small box showed up in my office – about the size of 3 pounds of butter.  It contained an Oontz, made by Cambridge Soundworks. Continue Reading

X-Orbing or New Angle – These are unique cases

Decisions, Decisions... Do I want to protect my iPhone?  Or would I rather make it easier to take photos?

With three hundred gazillion cases on the market to cover your iPhone, it must be a bit difficult for vendors to stand out.  But some do.  Here are two. Kinetic Energy X-Orbing The Nuguard KX claims that it is military drop tested and meets a certified military specification on that matter.  Made out of a Continue Reading