Tag Archives: Gadget Accessories

This Wacky Accessory Will Turn Your Smartphone Into An On-The-Go Cinema

There are gadget accessories and then there are gadget accessories that put a smile on your face. The Poptheatr is one such gadget accessory. Come on. I am sure the feature image already pique your interest and perhaps even invite an involuntary exclamation “what???” I know it sure put a smile on my face and yes, I can’t help but to exclaim, “what???” when I first saw it. Wacky concept aside, we have to admit that Poptheatr is not without its practicality. Continue reading This Wacky Accessory Will Turn Your Smartphone Into An On-The-Go Cinema

This Apple Watch Stand Will Turn Your Apple Watch Into A Miniature iMac G3

Did you ever, while glancing at your Apple Watch, reminisces about the iMac that started it all, the G3? Well, if you did (and sometimes still do), the Elago W4 Stand is for you. Like Elago’s previous offerings, including the one that ‘transform’ your iPhone and Apple Watch into a miniature Macintosh machine, the Elago will turn your Apple Watch into the classic G3 from 1998. Now, that’s retro! Like the Elago W3 Stand, the W4 Stand is designed in such a way that your Apple Watch will be docked lying on its side and hence, it totally supports Nightstand Mode. Continue reading This Apple Watch Stand Will Turn Your Apple Watch Into A Miniature iMac G3

This Nifty USB Power Cable Will Let You Ditch Your Fire TV’s AC Adapter

You know TV boxes? And I am sure you are familiar with Fire TV too. There’s really nothing flawed about the Amazon 4K Fire TV. I mean, it has voice control and supports 4K contents, there’s really nothing more to ask from it. However, those who obsessed with decluttering will not be too please because, anything that hooks up to a TV will have at least two cables: the audio/video output cable and the power cable. Not exactly a perfect picture, huh? Well, this is where Mission Accessories (formerly Mission Cables) think it can help. Continue reading This Nifty USB Power Cable Will Let You Ditch Your Fire TV’s AC Adapter

Mophie’s New USB-C Power Bank Can Give Your MacBook A Full Charge

Thanks to the advancement in battery technology, we are free worry of not running out of juice even for gadgets as big as a laptop. The Mophie powerstation AC is one of those power bank to benefit from these tech advancement. Packing a whopping 22,000 mAh and featuring a USB-C port that boasts 30W USB-PD charging technology, powerstation AC has enjoy juice to provide up to 15 hours of extra battery life for your Apple MacBook. Continue reading Mophie’s New USB-C Power Bank Can Give Your MacBook A Full Charge

New Satechi USB Hub Puts Card Reader And Ports At The Front Of iMac Pro

In achieving the awesome looks, Apple did make some sacrifices on the iMac in terms of usability. I mean, a bunch of ports on the back is not exactly user-friendly, does it? No. It will never be no matter how you look at it. Luckily for the new iMac Pro, its Thunderbolt 3 ports are USB-C which takes the guess work out of which side is the right side. Still, guessing where the ports are is a game which I equate to carnival scam. It’s often a hit and miss thing – until you crane your neck around to the back and have a visual. While we don’t expect Apple’s design team to break the tradition and bring those ports to the front, you are not without options. Continue reading New Satechi USB Hub Puts Card Reader And Ports At The Front Of iMac Pro

This Is X6, Possibly The World’s Most Versatile USB-C PD Power Bank

As you own more and more gadgets, you find that the power bank you bought a couple of years ago quickly become obsolete. Not only that, you will find yourself owning more than one power bank, just to keep the gadgets happy and topped when on-the-go. I say, why bother? Just get yourself a Zendure X6 and your on-the-go charging woes will be rid forever. Packing a whopping 20,000 mAh, the X6 not only has the brute capacity to satisfy the most demanding gadgets, but it is also the most sophisticated power bank there is in the market. Continue reading This Is X6, Possibly The World’s Most Versatile USB-C PD Power Bank

Did This China Company Just Developed Dual SIM Support For iPhone?

Apple’s iPhone has enjoying quite a success in China, well at least it was with the iPhone 6. However, it could be more successful if the device had what Chinese consumers needed most: dual SIM support. Dual SIM is a way for migrant workers to keep in touch with both their families back their hometowns and also continue communication with their new found friends in the new, strange cities they are in. Obviously, they could have buy another device, but it would be a hassle. Continue reading Did This China Company Just Developed Dual SIM Support For iPhone?

Tesla Made A Power Bank That Packs The Same Cell Used On Tesla Vehicles

For a company who is particularly proud of its battery cell technology, it only makes sense that the company also turns out devices that charge other things other than cars. We are talking about Tesla – the one company that arguably changes the way we look at electric vehicle. For the uninitiated, Tesla is not just about silent, quick accelerating, sexy cars (and now Semis too). Like many automakers before it, it also have a bunch of lifestyle products to keep loyal fans satisfied and among them is, not surprisingly, a power bank. Continue reading Tesla Made A Power Bank That Packs The Same Cell Used On Tesla Vehicles

Any Messy Desk Is Worthy Of This DIY Mjölnir Headphone Stand & USB Hub

Now that the third Thor standalone movie is in full swing and doing brilliantly in the box office, we thought we’d let you in on this wonderful DIY project from a few months ago I found stashed in my “Watch Later” YouTube list. I am not entirely sure, but I think this might have been the first in the market. Dubbed the Mighty Mjölnir Headphone and USB Dock, which translates to a pretty dang awesome headphone stand and USB hub, this wonderful desktop gadget accessory is created by YouTube Patrick Soriano and it is exactly what it says it is: a headphone stand and a gathering of some USB ports in the likeness of the God of Lightning’s mighty hammer. Continue reading Any Messy Desk Is Worthy Of This DIY Mjölnir Headphone Stand & USB Hub

A Startup Wants To Add Real Wind Into Your Virtual Reality Experience

Since the realization of virtual reality headset, the pursuit for even more immersion never cease. Companies and individuals each have their own take of immersion which results in VR backpack PC, realistic VR rifle, treadmill-like contraption to simulate walking, and even vest that lets you feel the shots when you are unfortunately enough to be shot at. And today, we heard a startup called Weasel Labs has yet another idea of immersion and that is to put wind in the mix. That’s right. Wind. ZephVR, as it is called, are really just a pair of 40 mm fans designed to attach to any VR headset. With ZephVR slapped on, it will synchronize with VR events and trigger wind-in-your-face experience as and when appropriate. Sorry to say this, but this is actually really quirky. Continue reading A Startup Wants To Add Real Wind Into Your Virtual Reality Experience