Here is new alternative to streaming your high-definition media to your iPad tablet. Nuvyyo’s JetStreamHD has just released an iPad app to accompany it’s iPad media streaming hub. The tower plugs into your router and delivers streaming content like hi-def videos, music and photos from your home network to your Apple tablet.It claims to deliver high-def stutter-free viewing for both your wifi iPad and iPad 3G. The JetSteamHD iPad app is a free download from the app store that helps you navigate through all your movies,photos,songs and TV shows. The JetstreamHD claims smooth entertainment streaming no matter where you are. This unique iPad accessory item is selling here, with an MSRP of $199. (Video and screenshots after the break).
If Apple engineers would use these accessories by Kensington they would stop losing their iPhone prototypes. Kensington has designed a groundbreaking iPad 2 accessory that guards against risk of theft or loss for iPad 2 and iPhone. SecureBack is an iPad 2 case and the BungeeAir is a case for the iPhone.
The Kensington SecureBack cases have a unique three-piece design that follows the slim Apple iPad 2 form factor. SecureBack stays attached to the rear of your iPad 2 device, while the ClickSafe Lock attaches to the SecureBack and another a stationary object. SecureBack iPad 2 accessory offers complete access to all your iPad 2 ports, cameras and speakers. The iPad 2 case also functions as a 2-way stand for typing and viewing. (video demo and screenshots after break) Continue reading
Here is an innovative iPad 2 accessory called LaunchPort from iPort, the manufacturer of the in-wall iPod home music system.
The Launchport is a three-part mounting system that includes the PowerShuttle iPad 2 case, an inductive charging system and an iPad 2 stand is a table top called the BaseStation, along with their WallStation that is an in-wall charger. The LaunchPort system is a very cool way to keep your iPad 2 charged from anywhere in the home or office. The wall mount and stand design uses magnets that connect to the PowerShuttle iPad 2 case.
The iPort LaunchPort iPad 2 accessories are available now for pre-order over at the LaunchPort website. The LaunchPort WallStation is priced at $199, LaunchPort BaseStation is priced at $199 and the LaunchPort PowerShuttle is priced at $149. We are hoping to get our hands on the LaunchPort system soon for a full hands-on review. Will you be buying this one? Let us know your thoughts after watching the video (below the break). Continue reading
Everything about an iOS device is high performance except for the earphones. I don’t like the standard issue earbuds from Apple. Don’t get me wrong, they are well designed and basic. But for the audiophiles out there you know we are always needing to upgrade our sound.
We found some affordable high quality great sounding earphones called Ultimate Ears 500vi, which was acquired by Logitech. I really like the sleek design and the color black is a nice change from the standard issue white iPod-like earbuds. I own another quality set of earphones from Etymotic (ER23-HF3), that I’ve used with my iPad 2 and iPhone 4. I like the Ultimate Ears 500vi much better overall. The Etymotic sound was great but I was never happy with the earbud design and often had to give my ear canals frequent breaks. I overpaid for the Etymotic ER23-HF3 earphones,then around $150. The Ultimate Ears 500vi retails for much less ($80) and the best price Continue reading
Clearly the iPad tablet is a revolutionary device that is rapidly gaining global adoption. We are always on the prowl for the best iPad apps but we keep our ear to the ground for great iPad accessories also. Here are 3 cool iPad accessories you may want to consider for your new iPad 2.
AirStash: We really like this wireless flash drive for drag and dropping files through WiFi. Since the iPad tablet has limited memory and storage with no USB ports to plug into an external hard drive, the iPad definitely needed a way to backup more data. That’s what this iPad accessory can do for you. Plus AirStash can even serve up your movies and music with built-in media streaming over WiFi. AirStash retails for $100 and you can get it here. (video demos below the break) Continue reading