If Steve Jobs had it his way, everyone would be walking around with bare iPhones and iPads. No cases. No covers. Just naked as the day they were put together at Foxconn’s factories. However, most of us invest time and money on the perfect case for our iOS device. Whether it is for protection, or to make our smartphones and tablets uniquely ours, we hide our devices under cover.
You may have found the perfect case for your iOS device, but that also comes with a price. Charging your iPhone or iPad with a third party docking station is all but impossible for certain cases. Sarvi Designs aims to solve that problem with a docking station that can be used with nearly every case. Plus, it is specially designed to allow for one-handed removal.
If you are looking for a new speaker system to listen to your favorite iTunes Radio stations, you’ll be pleased to know that Bose now offers a line of speaker systems that are Wi-Fi connected and AirPlay compatible. Listening to digital music will be a whole new experience with Bose’s deep, rich speakers.
Every once in a while there is a story about people using technology in a really amazing way to make an important difference in the world. Such a story published by theguardian.com comes out of the Maasai Mara National Reserve in Kenya where iPads and drones are being used to protect elephants from poachers.
We used our PadGadget Apps Tracker to find these great deals and we’ll continue to look for the best app deals as they pop-up. Some of these apps are up to 80% off so be sure to check them out because they are on sale for a limited time.
When Namco Bandai announced their new app Rakoo’s Adventure and called it a “love’n’run” game I immediately assumed it was a dating app or something more sinister. Boy was I wrong. It’s a fun endless running game that has lovable characters and beautiful graphics.
This week’s theme appears to be Steampunk. Chillingo just launched its new tower defense game, Steampunk Tower, and Warner Bros. has released its own Steampunk inspired game. AdventChewers is all about the bubble gum, but there is plenty of future-meets-old-timey action going on in this hot air balloon-filled world.
Accessory maker Griffin Technologies has been working with Austria-based artist group Papernomad for a while now. The two recently collaborated to bring us a customizable iPad sleeve. It is customizable because you can paint, color, and sketch all over it to make your own, unique protective cover for your Apple Tablet. Today, Griffin announced the launch of a new Papernomad accessory, the Tootsie Folio for iPad.
Grab your goggles and your laser shooter because you are about to join forces to stop an invasion of coal and steam powered enemy vehicles that have weapons from the future. Where else can you find a combination of renaissance era dresses and photon pistols than the Steampunk Tower.