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Tag: Iphone

Alt Photo Adds Effects to iPhone Pics in a Jiffy

Alt Photo Adds Effects to iPhone Pics in a Jiffy
Looking to make some stylized photos on your iPhone, but are bored with of Instagram’s effects? Well, look no further than Alt Photo, a cool little app from Alien Skin Software, the same guys behind some of the best photo effects plugins for Photoshop.

CalypsoKey Brings Missing NFC Technology to the iPhone, Sorta.

CalypsoKey Brings Missing NFC Technology to the iPhone, Sorta.
One of the things that a lot of people have long lamented as missing from the iPhone is near field communications technology. NFC technology allows smartphones to do all sorts of interesting things such as share content or make purchases by simply holding the phone close to a compatible device.

Case Turns Your iPhone into a Hard Drive

Case Turns Your iPhone into a Hard Drive
Obviously, there’s no way a phone case can transform your iPhone into an actual hard drive – unless, well, it actually comes packed with a spare disk drive on the back. However, it’s way easier to give your smartphone the appearance that it is an actual hard drive, at least when it’s viewed from the back.

Over iOS App: Make Your Snapshots Typographically Beautiful

Over iOS App: Make Your Snapshots Typographically Beautiful
There are plenty of reasons why you might want to add text to images. Since people are using their smartphones as their point-and-shoot cameras these days, it makes sense to have a way to add typography to the snapshots you take with your phone too.

ReelSonar Helps You Catch Fish with Your Smartphone

ReelSonar Helps You Catch Fish with Your Smartphone
If you’re the outdoorsy type who likes to fish, a new project is up on Indiegogo that will help you improve your catch. The project is called ReelSonar and it’s a high-tech fishing bobber. It looks pretty much like a normal fishing bobber except it has sonar technology inside, and can communicate with your smartphone.

Luminogeist 3D iPhone Displays: Prism Power

Luminogeist 3D iPhone Displays: Prism Power
People love their smartphones, and it’s hard to remember how we actually managed to get anything done in the past with only our dumbphones. Check out this interesting digital art installation from Japan that highlights smartphones.

Liquipel 2.0: Now Even More Waterproof

Liquipel 2.0: Now Even More Waterproof
The need to keep your phone safe from water and the weather is nothing new, but when the first version of Liquipel was released, I was pretty amazed. This coating is designed to protect gadgets from water, even without a case.

Bomie’s Boom System: Look Ma, No Amp!

Bomie’s Boom System: Look Ma, No Amp!
There have been plenty of different passive amplifiers for smartphones, but I have to say that this one definitely stands out from the crowd. The Bomie’s Boom System is quite large, and could be something interesting to have in your living room if you don’t believe in powered speakers.

iSpy R/C Tank Lets You See Where You’re Driving

iSpy R/C Tank Lets You See Where You’re Driving
Remote control toys that are controlled by an iPhone or an iPad are nothing new. We’ve written about remote control cars using smartphones as controllers in the past. Anoter remote-controlled toy designed to work with the iPhone or the iPad is controller has turned up called the iSpy Tank.

Translucent Mod Kit Exposes iPhone 5 Guts in All Its Naked Glory

Translucent Mod Kit Exposes iPhone 5 Guts in All Its Naked Glory
We’ve seen transparent casemods or rear panels for past versions of the iPhone. Now it’s the iPhone 5’s turn to show off its goods, courtesy of the Translucent Mod Kit from iPhone5Mod, the same aftermarket shop who makes the magnetic keyboard and gamepad for the iPhone 5.

Endliss iPhone LED Notification Case: Never Miss a Notification Again

Endliss iPhone LED Notification Case: Never Miss a Notification Again
After the numerous times I’ve dropped my iPhone, I totally believe in the protection of a sturdy case. Thanks to cases, my current phone still has no scratches, so when I inevitably upgrade, the pain in my wallet will be a lot less thanks to the resale value I’ll get from a non-messed-up phone.

Hidden iPhone Quick Draw Holder: Assassin’s Creed Japan

Hidden iPhone Quick Draw Holder: Assassin’s Creed Japan
YouTuber morishowta is working on a wrist-mounted holder for his iPhone that quickly pushes the phone to his hand when he thrusts his arm forward. It’s like the hidden blade in Assassin’s Creed, or Travis Bickle’s gun in Taxi Driver, except it hides a smartphone.

Magnetic iPhone 5 Keyboard & Gamepad: Stick & Switch

Magnetic iPhone 5 Keyboard & Gamepad: Stick & Switch
I’m hoping future iPhones will be equipped with Tactus’ tactile touchscreen, but until then those of us who need physical keys will have to settle for iPhone keyboards. The EX Hybrid Controller seems like a good option for iPhone 5 owners.

Griffin StudioConnect MIDI Converter Gets Lightning Connector

Griffin StudioConnect MIDI Converter Gets Lightning Connector
One of the most irritating things about the new iPhone 5 and iPad mini is that Apple ditched the 30-pin connector and went to the new Lightning Connector. That change was annoying because it meant that all of the accessories you had for all those years for your Apple gadgets would no longer work natively with your shiny new toys.

Elephant Eats iPhone, Poops It out a Bit Later

Elephant Eats iPhone, Poops It out a Bit Later
Elephants are pretty cool, and there are plenty around in Thailand. However, you don’t expect them to have the same penchant for smartphones as humans. This one at a Thai animal part took a liking to a Chinese tourist’s iPhone and decided to swallow it whole.

iPhone Quilt: Too Big for My Pocket, Too Small for My Bed

iPhone Quilt: Too Big for My Pocket, Too Small for My Bed
Apple fanboys and fangirls, looking for something to keep you warm and toasty this winter? Why not go for an iPhone quilt, loaded up with all your your favorite apps? This detailed “iQuilt” was made by Heidi Hendrix, and actually won two awards at the Maryland State Fair because it’s just that awesome.