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Protect you tablet and mount it on a wall with Otterbox Agility cases

by Blogger on ‎12-15-2014 12:54 PM - last edited on ‎12-15-2014 04:49 PM by Blog Editor in Chief


Otterbox has made a name for themselves by creating various protective case solutions for tablets and smartphones. Their strength is focused on finding the most durable materials and providing extreme protection for delicate mobile devices while allowing the devices to be used as intended. The Agility Series of cases integrates protection with unparalleled versatility.




Review Skylanders Trap Team Tablet Edition

by Blogger on ‎12-10-2014 11:01 AM - last edited on ‎12-12-2014 01:31 PM by Blog Editor in Chief



Tablet versions of PC or console games usually feel like forced and diluted versions of the original. The popular franchise Skylanders attempts to break the mold with their full-featured tablet edition designed for iPads and some Android tablets. The Skylanders Trap Team tablet edition doesn’t just aim to provide a pale copy of the version available on PC and popular consoles, it really makes the best use of the tablet’s power and portability to create an engaging and well-executed experience that may actually be preferred by some users. 



Ditch your booster cables with the Wagan Tech Ion Boost V8!

by Blogger on ‎10-26-2014 10:32 AM - last edited on ‎12-03-2014 11:23 AM by Blog Editor in Chief



When I was first assigned the Wagan Tech IonBoost V8 to review, I was a bit hesitant to accept it. It reminded me of the days when my trusty ’89 Accord would die in a parking lot, or on the side of the road, leaving me stranded because I was young and a little bit careless and didn’t own booster cables. I would then be forced to deal with the bitter reality of waiting for relief, or my father, to come bail me out of yet another situation that could easily have been avoided. Essentially, I was hesitant to take on this review because, like with most things in life, I was reminded of all the times my father was right, it IS important to own an emergency pack to help in these situations. Since receiving the battery pack and putting it through its paces, including all the tasks it is capable of completing, I have quickly become an advocate. I feel more comfortable driving anywhere, with the Wagan Tech IonBoost V8 in my car, knowing that I am in control should something happen.


With those nice sentiments aside, read on to find out the real explanation behind my feelings.


Review: LifeProof cases for iPad Air and iPad mini

by Blogger on ‎08-21-2014 05:08 PM - last edited on ‎08-22-2014 05:05 PM by Blog Editor in Chief




Normally, when I — or any other of my colleagues — are asked to review a product (tablet accessory or other) it usually bears a name that doesn’t really explain what it does (think Pebble, mophie, etc.). This couldn’t be further from the truth with the LifeProof line of iPad cases for the Air and Mini.


So what does “LifeProof” really mean? Does it imply that the product is exempt from death and taxes? Maybe it can avoid dinner with the in-laws? Close, but not quite. In this instance, owning a LifeProof case means you can have an unequivocal safety net cast over your Apple iPad. You can use it without worrying that the next accidental drop, spillage of liquid, or playground sand is going to mean replacing the device.


Let’s dive into the two types of LifeProof cases, the Nuud (pronounced ‘nude’) and Fre (pronounced ‘free’), and compare their screen protection, aesthetics and usability.


Review: Lifesaver by Mio Power Bank Battery

by Blogger ‎08-21-2014 12:34 PM - edited ‎09-02-2014 04:35 PM


Miolifesaves.jpgExternal batteries have become a necessary staple for mobile users wanting to ensure continued use of their devices through long work days or while traveling. As with most accessories, different users and use cases will decide which version of the product makes most sense.



Protect your iPad with the right case from Logitech

by Blogger on ‎08-08-2014 06:36 AM - last edited on ‎08-08-2014 09:26 AM by Blog Editor in Chief

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Now that you’ve got your hands on a new iPad Air or iPad Mini, it’s time to get to the real fun of accessorizing it! To retain its pristine condition, it’s imperative that you equip your device with a protective case right off the bat. If you don’t want the added bulk of carrying around a keyboard and case, a folio case is your best solution. Logitech has a unique selection of folio cases from their recently expanded tablet product line. To guide you in the right direction, here's a closer look at Logitech's new iPad cases:


Top 5 wireless sound solutions for the dorm room

by Blogger on ‎07-28-2014 07:01 AM - last edited on ‎07-28-2014 11:49 AM by Blog Editor in Chief


Wirelessfs.jpgSetting up a comfortable and functional dorm room  for back-to-school is always an exciting challenge. One thing you don’t want in any dorm room are too many confusing wires. There’s a bevy of choices whether you want Apple AirPlay focused speakers, straight-uo Bluetooth speakers, Sound docks that stream wireless audio, shelf-style speakers that can be wired or wireless as well as a modern boombox.  Thankfully, there are some really great options for getting sound into spaces wirelessly here are five our favourites.


Top backpack brands this year

by Blogger on ‎07-26-2014 11:59 AM - last edited on ‎01-05-2015 11:26 AM by Blog Editor in Chief

Screen Shot 2014-07-26 at 11.11.47 AM.pngWe've probably all carried a backpack at some point in our lives; whether it's to school, for an outing like a hike, for travel, or to work and back. Backpacks are ubiquitous because they're convenient, and make carrying heavy loads much easier. So whether you need a new backpack for class, work, play or travel, read on for the great selection and the top brands at Future Shop.


Review: Zagg Folio case and keyboard for iPad Air and iPad mini

by Blogger on ‎06-11-2014 01:09 PM - last edited on ‎06-19-2014 03:38 PM by Blog Editor in Chief



Zagg’s Folio line of keyboards don’t just replicate the functionality of an add-on keyboard, they transform the experience of using an iPad Air or iPad mini by creating a cohesive case and keyboard combination that, together with long battery life and sturdy build quality, will easily become comfortable extensions of the way people use their favourite tablets.



Review: ZAGG InvisibleShield Glass for extra screen protection

by Blogger on ‎06-08-2014 08:08 PM - last edited on ‎06-09-2014 11:10 AM by Blog Editor in Chief

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Tablets are fun and dynamic devices, but they’re also among the most fragile, not being built to withstand too many bumps and bruises. Yet it’s the more day-to-day usage of fingers touching the screen that tends to be more worrisome. Despite tough glass and panels used these days, small scratches or blemishes aren’t uncommon for naked screens, and while quality film screen protectors do a good job, using one made of glass could be even better. Enter ZAGG’s InvisibleShield Glass.


Logitech's Line of iPad Air keyboards and cases

by Blogger on ‎12-30-2013 12:50 PM - last edited on ‎03-13-2014 10:48 AM by Blog Editor in Chief








The iPad Air is arguably the most popular and powerful tablet in the market today. While it boasts a huge ecosystem of apps and accessories, a proper keyboard can convert the content consumption marvel into a bona-fide productivity tool.




Logitech understands what various users need and while they have made a name for themselves by making various keyboard cases for a range of tablets, their line of iPad Air solutions runs the gamut from standalone keyboard covers to innovative cases that use various materials to keep the whole package light and portable.




So, whether you need a simple case, a standalone full-featured keyboard, a low-profile case with a fabric keyboard or a complete case and full-featured keyboard, Logitech has you covered.


Apple has made substantial changes to the iPad Air, slimming down the device’s profile and making it even lighter and easier to carry in one hand.




The challenge for accessory manufacturers is how to extend the iPad’s functionality without bulking it up. Let’s take a look at Logitech’s iPad Air accessories



Review: Zagg Keys Profolio iPad case

by Blogger ‎08-03-2013 02:27 PM - edited ‎08-06-2013 06:28 PM



Having a great keyboard case for your iPad is one of those things that’s easy to dismiss as something you don’t need. Once you try one out, however, you’ll find the convenience of having a full physical keyboard integrated into your iPad case something you don’t want to live without again. In the iPad keyboard case department there are a bunch of options to choose from, but the Profolio from Zagg Keys really stands out from the pack.


Review: Belkin Thunderstorm Handheld Home Theater

by Blogger on ‎05-20-2013 08:54 AM - last edited on ‎08-30-2013 02:54 PM by JorgeM Recognized Expert



One of the first complaints we heard about the iPad was decrying the lousy speaker setup. It faces the wrong way, and has tinny sound with low volume. If your audio experience is really important to you, then the Belkin Thunderstorm can help solve that issue once and for all. It transforms the iPad into a great mobile cinematic home theatre experience, perfect for movies and games.


Review: Focusrite iTrack Solo

by Blogger on ‎04-30-2013 04:14 PM


The iPad has been a pretty interesting device for musicians over the last few years. There is a growing ecosystem of hardware and software that makes these tablets invaluable to musicians. One of the latest such products I’ve been able to check out is the Focusrite iTrack Solo. This handy little device lets you record guitar and vocals straight on your iPad without the need for any computer intermediary, so it is a great solution for use in the studio or on the go.


Review: ZAGGkeys PROfolio+ keyboard case for iPad

by Blogger on ‎04-21-2013 03:03 PM - last edited on ‎07-11-2013 01:36 PM by JorgeM Recognized Expert


If you own an iPad, the two best accessories you can get to enhance your experience are a case, and a keyboard. I have recently been spending some time with the ZAGGkeys PROfolio+ Keyboard for second, third and fourth generation iPads. Not only does this accessory give you a solid case, and keyboard combination, but it does so with a little panache.


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