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Scout iPad Shoulder Bag: Review

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The STM Scout shoulder bag can be used for carrying an ipad or netbook up to 11 inches.  This would be a great gift idea for anyone. The Scout has a removable shoulder strap and hand strap as well for carrying.  It has three different compartments for 



Stocking Stuff: Powerskin

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If you are a gamer, and you like to go mobile with your IOS, Blackberry, or Android phone, you'll want to take a look at Powerskin. It not only protects you device, but it makes the handheld gaming experience more exciting and longer lasting. Two gaming buttons, one on either end control the action.



TeemMeet iPad Case: Review

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The TeemMeet S.MA.R.T iPad 2 case is made in Switzerland.  It's made from high quality Italian leather. The iPad 2 S.MA.R.T case model has three primary positions for viewing and use. They are the standard position which you simply open the front flap and use the device. The typing position allows the user to comfortably type from a sitting position.  The third position is the viewing position, allows the user to position the iPad for watching a movie. The smart case is made of very high quality Italian leather.



Stocking Stuffer: Verbatim Ultra-Slim Keyboard

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The Verbatim Ultra-Slim keyboard really is slim. It measures just over 1/8" think by 8 3/4 x 4/3/4 and weighs about as much as a hummingbird beak. So, it's compact and easy to carry on the road, yet it's a full-size Qwerty board with lots of special key features. It makes the perfect stock stuffer for the dedicated road warrior or for at home/office use to increase productivity.



iFrogz Mix - Edge protection without the bulk!

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Looking a little like a Kevlar vest for iPhone, the new iFrogz Mix is a polycarbonate hybrid case with a thicker TPU edge. TPU (Thermoplastic polyurethane) is a choice material for it's resistance to abrasions, oil and grease, while retaining excellent elasticity. It's better than traditional rubber in some respects as it is lacking in overly adhesive properties (easier to pull out of the back pocket), with the added benefit of anti-microbial properties. Wow that sounded scientific... I need to stop researching and reviewing all these darn cases...



GoPano micro - here's a unique gift for Christmas!

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The GoPano micro enables you to create 360 degree panoramic videos with your iPhone 4. It’s simple to use: Download the GoPano app (free on iTunes). Snap on the GoPano micro lens. Then, tap the record button. 



OutCast Jr. by SoundCast: Review

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The OutCast Junior by SoundCast is a very portable and rechargeable sound device. Many people can probably remember when having a party and supplying music was a great challenge. Those days are now officially over. By using the Outcast Junior and an iPhone, iPod, or iPad a person may easily entertain guests accordingly. I was well amazed at the level and quality of sound this small speaker emitted.



IV Therapy Helper!

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One of the best things about being obsessed with applications for the iPhone, is discovering new things and learning more about them.  Recently I was introduced to this application and learning about it was definitely a process, but worth it.  So if you want a challenge of learning about something new, check out this interesting IV Infusion Controller.

 

When you open the application, there are six options: Set Mode I, Set Mode II, Check Mode, Treatment Timer, Drop Factor and, Help. 

 



The Impossible Gift

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Previously I wrote about buying a gift for the person who has everything.  My suggestion was something to keep it in.  But perhaps the most exotic thing to get someone is a thing that doesn't exist.  So how do you solve that conundrum?  Well, Prank Packages to the rescue!



What to give the person who has everything?

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Because I typically have the latest and greatest of everything, people always ask me 'What should I give to the guy who has everything?'  My canned response: 'Something to keep it in!'  And it's true... as I get new gadgets, like smartphones, tablets, laptops, etc., I'm always on the lookout for the right case or bag to keep it in.



Choiix iPad Sleeve and Wave Stand: Review

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The iPad 2 is one of the sleekest and thinnest tablets on the market. Many iPad 2 users may choose not to add a case for protection due to adding weight or bulkiness to the iPad. Users who do not use a case for protection still need protection. Choiix offers a sleeve for protection for these type users. Cooler Master has developed several accessories for the Apple products.  One of the many accessories they make is the 2E sleeve. The 2E sleeve allows the user to protect their iPad after use for during transportation from one location to the next without adding extra weight or bulkiness. The 2E sleeve is made of an eco-leather type material that protects the iPad from dirt, dust and scratches. This sleeve can be used with other tablets too.



Sea Sucker iPad Stand Review

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One of the best features of the iPad 2 is its thin diameter design.  Many users may not want to make the iPad bulky by adding a case.  If the user chooses not to add a case for extra protection or other purposes the Sea Sucker can be used for many reasons, such as a stand.  There are products on the market to use for a stand.  Sea Suckers are simply giant sized stoppers with a pump.  They have an air valve inside them to pump the air from between the Sea Sucker and the material it’s being attached to.  The Sea Suckers are the strongest seal I have ever seen.  They actually held a guy to the top of his c



Wilson 801240 SignalBoost Mobile Professional Kits: Review

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The Wilson booster will increase cell signal in any location. I personally live in a very mountainous area. The mountains decrease the amount of cell service from all locations where I live. Since, I have been using the Wilson booster my cell service as increase 200 percent. The increase in cell service with the booster is phenomenal. I am now able to make calls in locations with my cell phone where no one has been able to make a call. I don't have to be bothered with dropped phone calls anymore. It has really made my cell service completely different. Before I started using the Wilson amplifier, I could only get signal from a few locations.   Now I am able to talk on my cell phone in my home from any room.



Angle /2 by Nizmos iPad 2 Case Review

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The Angle/2 for the iPad 2, is a slimmer more streamline version of the original Angle iPad case. The Angle offers a sleep mode that is automatically activated when you close the cover and wakes up when you open it. It has several different viewing angles for use in bed or at the desk.  One of my favorite features of the Angle is the elastic band along the back panel allows you to hold your iPad safely in one hand, leaving your other hand free for typing and presentation. This case would be great for speakers or 



Time Command Mini

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Looking for Stocking Stuffers? Check out the Qmadix Twin Tablet Charger

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If you're looking for gift ideas that your family and friends will really like, check out the Qmadix USB Twin Tablet Charging Kit 4.2.

Why I like it: 

You can charge two different devices at one time while driving down the road - two iPads, iPhones or iPod Touches or a combination of any two. 



mophie Juice Pack in RED - Sassy!

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mophie is rocking World AIDS Day by partnering with (RED), and releasing a special edition of the flagship juice pack power pro line of portable chargers in a stunning cardinal hue. A portion of the proceeds go to the Global Fund. Fight the AIDS epidemic, get a charge up and do it in style! Now available at link above, so go get one of these beauties (great holiday stocking stuffer, by the way)... Read on for more PR info on the release...



LifeProof iPhone 4/4S Case Review (UnderWater Video Included)

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LifeProof takes advantage of all the iOS 5 features the iPhone 4S offers. This case will protect your iphone from anything and everything the environment can throw at it. If you want to read my full review on the LifeProof click here. This is an awesome case for many reasons. We are approaching winter weather. Protect your iPhone 4S from the snow and still have access to all the great iOS 5 features such as Siri and much more.  



Otterbox Defender Realtree Camo

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The most important decision after purchasing an iPhone, can be deciding which case to purchase for the best protection.  If I had to choose only one case from the many I have used it would be the OtterBox Defender. The OtterBox Defender does add a little extra weight to the device. It's not very noticeable after you begin using the case. It does make the iphone a little bit thicker. I know many people are very proud of how thin and sleek the iPhone 4S is designed. However, I think protection has to be top priority.



Gum Max Review

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Just Mobile, a company predominantly known for their iPad and iPhone stands and holders, also has a line of products to provide backup power to those devices. With the release of their Gum Max backup battery, Just Mobile offers iPad users a solution that's hard to pass up. What makes the Gum Max better than the various other external battery backup solutions? Read on to find out.
 
The Gum Max is compatible with not only the iPad and iPad 2, its included USB-to-Apple dock connector can be plugged into iPods and iPhones. Also included in the package is a USB to micro-USB cable to recharge power to other portable devices like Android phones and Ebook readers. This micro-USB cable serves double duty, since you will need to use it to recharge the Gum Max.


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