Cases

  • Otterbox rugged case for Samsung Q1 Ultra UMPC

    Otterbox rugged case for Samsung Q1 Ultra UMPC

    Otterbox of Fort Collins, Colorado now has tough-as-nails cases for the Samsung Q1 Ultra line of UMPCs. It costs $80 and comes in your choice of yellow or black. What’s nice about the case is that “all I/O ports, navigation keys and the camera/webcam are fully accessible,” a common problem with rugged cases. The case itself consists of three layers (silicone skin, polycarbonate… Read More

  • Griffin responds on the ClearBoost case

    Griffin responds on the ClearBoost case

    Last week I tested — and lambasted — the Griffin ClearBoost case as the offspring of those “cell booster” stickers of yore. This touched a nerve at Griffin HQ and will encourage me to research this further with a fresh iPhone and a case. While I stand by my assessment that this is an RF interference device rather than a “booster,” I’m glad the folks at… Read More

  • Review: Griffin ClearBoost iPhone Case

    Review: Griffin ClearBoost iPhone Case

    I am more than willing to suspend my disbelief in all manner of situations. I, for example, still believe that my family and wife love me and that the world is not colluding to to kill me. I believe that what I am writing now matters, to some degree, and that it will help you in your day-to-day existence. I also believe that I will eventually return to my original college weight of 175 through… Read More

  • Review: Otterbox Armor Series iPod Touch case

    Review: Otterbox Armor Series iPod Touch case

    The Otterbox Armor Series iPod Touch case is waterproof, dustproof, dirtproof, sandproof, and drop-proof while at the same time allowing access to most of the Touch’s functions. While the extra added bulk might scare some people off, those who need maximum protection at a not-too-shabby price will appreciate this case. Read More

  • Cool PC cases of many lands

    [photopress:scaled.IMG_1449.JPG,full,pp_image] I think my Hot Pockets are ready Most of us here are MacTards but I still have a soft spot in my heart for the many cool cases I’ll never be able to use with my beloved OS X. These cases run the gamut ultra-small to bigger than Peter Ha. Our special favorites show up near the end of the slide show and include the Top Gun and the monstrous… Read More

  • InterOffice takes up where the AirMail left off

    InterOffice takes up where the AirMail left off

    When the Air first dropped, a few designers got together to make the AirMail. We called it pretentious. What, then, do you think we’ll call the InterOffice? {democracy:25} Read More

  • Wrap your iPhone in crystal

    Wrap your iPhone in crystal

    PowerSupport just launched a “crystal” (actually plastic) iPhone case that protects your precious and offers a unique little stand to keep her comfortably upright during long flights. The twee jacket includes a plastic front and back protective covering and costs $29.95. Best of all, there’s a little haiku on the page: Music can transcend. It’s what feeds the soul, spirit. Read More

  • A manila sleeve for the MacBook Air

    A manila sleeve for the MacBook Air

    Pretentious? Have $29.95 lying about? You’re in luck! Product Page Read More

  • Case manufacturers and potential new MacBooks: Canaries in coalmines?

    Case manufacturers and potential new MacBooks: Canaries in coalmines?

    Every few Keynotes we get emails from case manufacturers encouraging us to keep an eye open for new case designs. For example, one designer told us today that they would be ready to ship on Friday “if Steve Jobs announces a new laptop.” While we know this is more conjecture and making-up-stuff-ure, looks like the first folks to be hit by a hardware refresh — case manufacturers… Read More

  • Atlantic cases for your MB/P, iPod

    Atlantic cases for your MB/P, iPod

    Atlantic, purveyors of cases for everything, have announced a couple items for MacBooks and iPods. The MacBook/Pro line get the 4mm thick neoprene Raindrop sleeve that features a hidden zipper, seamless interior and it’s water repellant. It’s available in April for the 13-, 15- and 17-inch models for $24,99, $27.99 and $29.99. Your iPod can now float in the pool with the iceBar2. The… Read More

 
  • Gilty Couture iPod cases: When an iPod isn't enough of a gift

    Gilty Couture iPod cases: When an iPod isn't enough of a gift

    Getting someone an iPod for Xmas is, in itself, old and tired. I mean, the iPods been around since before Lohan could legally drink, so if you do decide to give one this year, shouldn’t you bling the hell out of it? Enter the Gilty Couture iPod cases, which offer one-stop outfitting for most current lines of iPods. The jewel-encrusted silver- or gold-plated cases don’t just protect… Read More

  • CrunchDeals: Pure, unbridled intimidation for under $7

    CrunchDeals: Pure, unbridled intimidation for under $7

    Sick of people not taking you seriously at Wii brawls? Show ‘em you mean business with your very own aluminum carrying case for your Wii-mote and Nunchuck. It’s stylish AND functional, according to the Computer Geeks website. "Carry your Wii remote control with you in style with this luxury aluminum carry case! When not in use put your Wii remote control in the luxury case and… Read More

  • Wrist-mounted Shuffle Case Cooler Than You'd Think

    Wrist-mounted Shuffle Case Cooler Than You'd Think

    We know clever when we see it, and this wristwatch strap for the iPod Shuffle is just that. Not only is your unused wrist a great place to keep your little friend, but the unabashed Swatch-ness of these holders make us go retro goo-goo-ga-ga. In a good way. And at only $10 each, it’s a great way to accessorize. Guys do accessorize, now, by the way. Oh, and Apple? You should have built a… Read More

  • Targus Radius Line

    Targus Radius Line

    MacBook sales have been skyrocketing since they launched, so it’s no wonder the accessory market for the little Apple is so vast and chock-full of crap that you could be blowing your cash on something that will inevitably disappoint you. That’s where Targus comes in and clears away some of the clutter. The latest line, Radius, encases both MacBooks and MacBook Pros in durable… Read More

  • Moo Card Carrying Cases

    Moo Card Carrying Cases

    Say that three times fast! If you use Flickr, you’re probably familiar with Moo and the cute little biz cards they print up with your photos. Problem is, these cards are differently shaped than the standard business card Joe Blow (or Matt) hands you. So if you rely solely on Moo cards (or don’t), why not get a proper carrying case? These beautiful cases are available from Splatgirl on… Read More

  • WaterField Launches Trio Of iPhone Cases

    WaterField Launches Trio Of iPhone Cases

    WaterField, purveyor of gadget protection, has released a trio of iPhone cases to fulfill any and all protection needs. The Smart Case comes in three varieties to accommodate hipsters, so they can Slip it out of their pocket to show all the suckersladies. The tools business folk can have their super-cool belt Clip and those on the go can Flap them to their shoulder straps. The super thin… Read More

  • XtremeMac's New iPhone Cases Are, In Fact, Cases

    XtremeMac's New iPhone Cases Are, In Fact, Cases

    Owners of the iPhone will inevitably want to keep their prized possession looking as fresh and new as the day they bought it, but we all have different tastes so XtremeMac has released the Onyx, SportWrap and TuffWrap to satisfy them. The Onyx is built for the professional with fine black leather and white stitching and an integrated belt clip to show everyone in the board room you’re a tool… Read More

  • Louis Vuitton iPhone Cases

    Louis Vuitton iPhone Cases

    You don’t need to be wealthy to own an iPhone but to be able to spend money on a case that costs nearly twice as much as the phone itself means you’re living the life of luxury. These Louis Vuitton cases can be had at the signature Manhattan 5th Ave. store starting tomorrow for the low price of $225 for the staple monogram case. Expensive, yes, but doable for most. After all, that… Read More

  • Review: DLO's Dope iPhone Cases

    Review: DLO's Dope iPhone Cases

    For those not familiar with the great DLO, look at your iPod. If it’s got a case or a dock, chances are good that DLO made it. The company has more different types of iPod accessories than Apple itself, and most of them kick ass. While I’m not one for trapping my electronics in cases myself, I know that I’m in the minority. Your iPod will get dropped, dirty, and damp, some… Read More

  • Pacific Rim Already Has iPhone Cases for You to Fawn Over

    Pacific Rim Already Has iPhone Cases for You to Fawn Over

    Hoo boy, only 11 days until the iPhone’s launch. If you somehow snag an iPhone on launch day, you’ll probably want some sort protective case in order to protect your hot new toy. (‘Cause let’s be real: it’s just a toy for grown-ups.) Pacific Rim’s iShield should keep your Precious safe and sound from the horrors of everyday life. Though there’s no screen… Read More