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CST-01 E-ink Wrist Watch by Central Standard Timing

CST-01 E-ink Wrist Watch by Central Standard Timing
it is year 2013 and the world is nothing close to what that have been foretold by sci-fi movies. not even our basic time keeper, the wrist watch, is anything close to the ‘future’ but that’s going to change with the CST-01 E-ink Wrist Watch by Central Standard Timing. so what’s so ‘futuristic’ about the CST-01? for starter, it is a mere 0.8mm thin and there’s no differentiation between the band and watch face – the whole time piece is as one, much like a bracelet. crafted from stainless spring steel, its maker daringly etch off 0.5mm to create a pocket of sort for the necessary E-ink components Continue reading CST-01 E-ink Wrist Watch by Central Standard Timing

SnappGrip – Smartphone Case with Camera Controller

SnappGrip - Smartphone Case with Camera Controller
are you working hard towards being a pro-iphonegrapher? if so, London-based Lee Harris have something that you might need to make that happen (skills not included, of course). the product in question is the SnappGrip, a smartphone case (a pretty snazzy one, if we might add) and camera controller combo that turns your iPhone 4/4S/5 (or Samsung Galaxy S III) into a ‘real’ camera. the case itself is pretty much self-explanatory and as for the controller, well, it basically gives you the convenience of operating your iPhone like an actual camera (even one-hand operation), complete with physical buttons for shutter, zoom and even shooting modes Continue reading SnappGrip – Smartphone Case with Camera Controller

ACA Camera Kit – Kid-friendly Camera Case for iPhone 5

ACA Camera Kit - Kid-friendly Camera Case for iPhone 5
if you really must let your kid have an iPhone (when we say kids, we really mean very young kids), then you must as well get them started with photography (iPhonegraphy, to be exact) instead of not-so-wholesome screaming, furious birds. however, iPhone 5 by itself as a camera probably won’t appeal to a kid as much and this is where ACA comes in. ACA is essentially an iPhone 5 case but we a slight twist: it transform your regular iPhone 5 into a kid-friendly camera. the most obvious benefit would be protection for your precious iPhone 5 and of course, a ‘cartoonish’ appeal to encourage your kid to get started with iPhonegraphy. Continue reading ACA Camera Kit – Kid-friendly Camera Case for iPhone 5

Lomography Smartphone Film Scanner

Lomography Smartphone Film Scanner
still holding on to those priceless 35mm films that contain much of your lifetime’s memory up until before the digital camera storm swept in? then perhaps it is time to turn those films to digital copies before they turns all moldy and worst, disintegrated into the thin air. with the Lomography Smartphone Film Scanner you can do just that without the need for costly and cumbersome scanning machines. it is a simple and yet clever contraption that utilizes your phone’s camera and an included Lomoscanner app (available for both iPhone and Android smartphones) to capture the film images Continue reading Lomography Smartphone Film Scanner

Modo – Modular Desktop Organizer

Modo - Modular Desktop Organizer
you know what? we had a hard time deciding how to do a write up for this product, the Modo – Modular Desktop Organizer. not because it is not good but because it is a no brainer product that makes us exclaim ‘why didn’t we think of that!’ and it has too many uses that we can’t even began to categorize it. really it is that good, and flexible. basically what you have here is a piece of bamboo-crafted board with a bunch of holes, slots and groves, that when combined with the accompanying aircraft-grade aluminum pins, forms a highly versatile desktop organizer Continue reading Modo – Modular Desktop Organizer

AL13 – Ultra-thin Aluminum Bumper for iPhone

AL13 - Ultra-thin Aluminum Bumper for iPhone
among us, we know a few folks who chose to brave the risk of harms in order to maintain the sleek look of their iPhone 5 (i.e. going the naked route). however, you really don’t need take such a risk cos’ a case – or in this instance, a bumper – if designed with sleekness in mind should look as good as a naked iPhone. case in point: AL13, an ultra-thin aluminum bumper for iPhone designed protect the most delicate part of your precious handset. unlike the current offerings in the market, there is no cumbersome hex screws to deal with – it uses the slide and lock methods, similar to those two-piece plastic iPhone cases, to lock in your phone. Continue reading AL13 – Ultra-thin Aluminum Bumper for iPhone

GameStick – Portable TV Android Games Console

GameStick - Portable TV Android Games Console
your eyes are not playing tricks on you and it is most certainly not typos either – the GameStick Portable TV Android Games Console by PlayJam is in fact a Android-based game console that cost just $79. the idea is brilliant: take a console game system and shrink to a 2-inch USB-like stick that you could just plug into just about any TV with an available HDMI port and start having fun via its bundled Bluetooth controller. thanks to the advancement in Android gaming platform, playing console-quality games on Android platform is a reality and cost much lesser than you would have paid for full-fledge console system’s games Continue reading GameStick – Portable TV Android Games Console

JustMount – wall organizer for iPhone and TidyTilt+

JustMount - wall organizer for iPhone and TidyTilt+
if you are feeling that your desk is shrinking in size, let us assure you that it is not. it is probably because you have way too many stuff on one single table top – to which we suggest it is high time for you to grow out of that clutter with a little assistant from JustMount from TidyTilt. it is an exceedingly simple and elegant solution that would guaranteed to ease your desktop clutter woes. JustMount is such a no brainer product that it does straight into our ‘why i didn’t of that’ category. crafted from aircraft-grade aluminum, JustMount is a magnetic wall mount organizer Continue reading JustMount – wall organizer for iPhone and TidyTilt+

PhoneJoy Play – Game Controller for Smartphones

PhoneJoy Play - Game Controller for Smartphones
touchscreen smartphone gaming is fun but it is not without flaws and one such noticeable flaw is the touch itself. since touch controls share the same real estate as your game, it tends to block out some part of your gaming display which is not good for your gaming experience. this is the part where the PhoneJoy Play game controller for smartphones can help. the name is not blatantly obvious, but it is a game controller designed specifically for smartphones (though it could also accommodate small tablets), turning it into a PSP-like mobile gaming device. Continue reading PhoneJoy Play – Game Controller for Smartphones

I/O Denim – Smartphone-friendly Jeans

I/O Denim - Smartphone-friendly Jeans
dudes. how many times have you been caught in an awkward act while trying to retrieve your smartphone from your jeans’ front pocket? we all have been in the same situation one time or another – made worst by today’s bigger phone size and tighter jeans. any how, you know what i am talking about, don’t you? strangely, large size cell phone has been around for at least two years or more now but till now, the jeans design still bear no significant changes to accommodate the changing lifestyle (more like changing phone size). Continue reading I/O Denim – Smartphone-friendly Jeans