Are There Any Non-Terrible iPhone 6 Cases?

Smartphone cases are the devil's handiwork. We know that. But that still doesn't change the fact that, until our phones magically become 100 percent scratch proof, we're more or less forced to wrap our phones in the wretched things. We've already looked at the iPhone 6 Plus, and now it's time to outfit the smaller… » 9/23/14 9:46am 9/23/14 9:46am

Are There Any Non-Terrible iPhone 6 Plus Cases?

Obviously discounting the master stroke you see above, there are a lot of pretty horrible cases out there. In fact, some would even go so far as to say that the entire genre is inherently flawed. But in reality, iPhones scratch far too easy—having a case is a necessary evil. Which is why we ask you, dear readers, is… » 9/16/14 2:42pm 9/16/14 2:42pm

There's a Massive 26,000 mAh Battery Hidden Inside This Briefcase

The bigger a portable charger you carry, the longer your gadgets can run while away from a power outlet. But backup batteries are heavy, so it's a tradeoff between capacity and what's comfortable to stash in your pocket. Unless you throw a bag like the Phorce over your shoulder, which makes it easy to haul around your… » 9/05/14 10:22am 9/05/14 10:22am

16 Ways To Use FLIR's Incredibly Fun Predator-Vision iPhone Camera

There's no doubt about it, being able to see more than just the visible spectrum is the closest thing most of us will ever have to superpowers. Seeing the world through its heat signature is almost like having x-ray vision, and let's not forget, even the Predator made sure to bring his thermal camera with him on his… » 8/15/14 9:00am 8/15/14 9:00am

A Remote Control for Your Smartphone Camera, Built Right Into a Case

A remote shutter release for your smartphone's camera can help you get better photos, but they're not terribly useful unless you've got one with you when it's time to take one. iLuv's new Selfy offers a clever solution to the problem of carrying one around everywhere by building one right into a case. » 5/02/14 11:20am 5/02/14 11:20am

A Sand Art Case Gives Your iPhone a Radical 80s Makeover

The 80s might be long gone, but your fond memories of Reebok Pumps, Cabbage Patch Kids, and those water-filled sand art pictures will forever live on—at least that last one. Because someone has gone and made an iPhone case backed with hypnotic sand art that's constantly changing as you move your phone. » 4/30/14 5:00pm 4/30/14 5:00pm

A Touch-Sensitive iPhone Case That Lets You Answer Calls While Closed

A flip-style case will protect all the parts of your expensive smartphone—from the housing to the display—but at the cost of making you a little slower on the draw when it comes to answering a call. So to solve this 'problem' Moshi has created the SenseCover case which features a touch-sensitive strip on the outside… » 1/28/14 11:00am 1/28/14 11:00am

Your iPhone's Flash Keeps These Festive Cases Sparkling

When it comes to properly spreading holiday cheer, an ugly Christmas sweater just isn't enough anymore. You've got to up your game, and nothing guarantees gameupmanship like floating around your office holiday party brandishing these festive light-up iPhone cases. They're not only a classy way to protect your device,… » 12/06/13 12:00pm 12/06/13 12:00pm

The Perfect Toiletry Bag For Those Morally Opposed To Organization

Organization is almost an art form—and let's face it—not everyone's an artist. If your suitcase and toiletry bag tend to slowly (or quickly) devolve into a homogenous nest of clothing and travel accoutrements, you'll appreciate what the Lay-n-Go has to offer. Specifically: an easy way to keep your toiletries separate… » 12/05/13 5:00pm 12/05/13 5:00pm

Honda Made the World's First Smartphone Case With an Emergency Airbag

As long as you're cool with a little extra bulk on your device, it looks like Honda has created a smartphone case like the one Jeff Bezoz was dreaming of. It virtually guarantees your device will survive any fall—and possibly even a head-on collision with a truck. Overkill? Not when you have to wait two more years to… » 12/04/13 7:30pm 12/04/13 7:30pm

The Lightstrap iPhone Case Could Be a Phone Photog's Dream Come True…

The iPhone 5S may have a fancy new dual-LED flash, but ultimately, it doesn't make that much difference. Low-light pictures continue to the bane of the phone photographer's existence, and every blurry, noisy, and/or blown-out shot from a dimly lit bar is a painful reminder. This new case from Brick and Pixel called… » 12/04/13 12:03pm 12/04/13 12:03pm

You Have To Really Love Batman To Use This Absurd iPhone Tumbler Case

Most smartphone cases strive to provide as much protection for your device as possible without adding too much bulk or extra weight. But that's not the approach Bandai has taken with this monstrosity. Squarely targeted at die-hard Batman fans, this case is a perfect replica of the Tumbler Batmobile featured in… » 11/22/13 11:20am 11/22/13 11:20am

Unfold This Briefcase and Keep Fellow Flyers From Watching You Work

The laptop has made it possible for us to work almost anywhere on earth; from the cramped quarters of a plane seat, to a relaxing beach. But away from the privacy of your office, you often want to keep prying eyes off your screen, which is why this No. 1 leather laptop bag from La Fonction is so brilliant. It… » 11/19/13 1:40pm 11/19/13 1:40pm

A Travel Bag That Keeps Your Clean and Dirty Clothes Separate

Cramming as much clothing as you can into as small a suitcase as possible is a fine art. And with Outlier's new Doublebag, now any traveler can be a Michelangelo of packing. It not only lets you compress your clothing for maximum capacity, it also doubles as a laundry bag that keeps your smelly worn garments… » 11/13/13 1:25pm 11/13/13 1:25pm