Sometimes you just need a little doohickey to prop your phone up at a certain angle – nothing more, nothing less. Sure, you could use pencils and rubber bands but if you want more of an elegant, streamlined look and you have six dollars, then you have other options.
These stands from Innovation Wednesday simply hold the USB cord of your G1 or iPhone at two different angles based on which side you’ve turned them on. You plug your phone into its cable and it’ll sit there all landscape-y. That’s it. They’re six bucks apiece.
Here’s a video, which is nice because it’d be hard to wrap our heads around this concept without some sort of demonstration.