Best Apple Gadgets at CES 2021

In the 151st episode, David and Donna share the most useful and innovative iPhone tech they found at the Consumer Electronics Show 2021, from rollable phones to MagSafe car mounts.

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Smartphone Tech

  • LG Rollable Phone (TBD, Available 2021)



Car Gear


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Author Details

Donna Schill

Donna Schill is the Editor in Chief at iPhone Life, where she oversees all multimedia content production for iPhone Life Insider, the premium educational platform for Apple enthusiasts and lifelong learners. After earning her master's degree from the University of Iowa School of Journalism & Mass Communication, Donna joined iPhone Life in 2012, where she has produced dozens of magazine issues, co-hosted hundreds of podcast episodes, and taught over 20 live online courses. When not glued to her M1 MacBook Air or iPhone 14 Pro, Donna can be found traveling, writing and podcasting (, or hiking the Iowa prairie where she lives with her partner and their German shepherd, Fox.