It's a Cellphone Strap AND a Hand Warmer

Japan's just upped their arsenal in the cellphone strap cold war with the addition of a hand warmer pocket. The strap—which comes in egg, fish and baked potato flavors—holds one of those breakable 15-minute hand warmers for easy usage. Fifteen minutes isn't a whole damn lot, but fifteen minutes in heaven is better… » 11/24/08 8:20pm 11/24/08 8:20pm

USB Connectors Finally Give Cellphone Straps a Purpose

Sure, straps can be handy for those of us with overly buttery fingers, but for the rest of us they serve little purpose (unless being massively annoying is considered a purpose). However, the folks at WirelessGround may have changed all that with their new USB enabled Leather Hand Strap. The idea is simple —a strap… » 11/15/07 7:30pm 11/15/07 7:30pm

Sushi, Chocolate and Ice Cream Cellphone Screen Cleaners

It's been a while since we've posted cellphone charms, but these sushi, chocolate and ice cream screen cleaners pass the test for fantastic charms we'd actually buy. They're exactly what they sound like—soft, felty screen cleaners that hang from your cellphone, ready at a moment's notice to wipe the acne-causing… » 9/11/07 6:00pm 9/11/07 6:00pm

Cellphone/Camera Strap Man Eats, Vomits SD Cards

Carrying around a spare SD, miniSD or microSD card in your pocket is just asking for accidental misplacement. But this little SD Card-eating man is the perfect thing to keep your memory cards close to your cellphone and camera while livening it up at the same time. Fun and practical, something those those sexy… » 8/20/07 4:00pm 8/20/07 4:00pm

Tiger Paw Screen Cleaner Cellphone Strap

Rather than have a cellphone strap that looks cute and does nothing, this Tiger Paw cellphone strap actually lets you clean your screen—albeit a small cellphone screen. Just put the tiger (or sheep) paw on your finger and start wiping away. The strap clings conveniently to your phone, and also comes with a tail for… » 7/20/07 4:40pm 7/20/07 4:40pm

Rubik's Cube from Strapya Simple Enough for Dubya

This mini Rubik's cube from Japan is one of those little phone straps that you attach to your mobile. As well as giving you hours of fun, it will scratch the back of your cell, annoy you when you talk, and give people an insight into your beliefs and how your brain works. » 7/09/07 1:00pm 7/09/07 1:00pm

Japanese Yakuza Cellphone Strap

Want a little grimacing Asian man attached to your phone? Sure, we all do. Now with this Yakuza cellphone strap, your little Asian man fetish can be satisfied at home, at work or even on the go. And if his pants are loose enough to stick an even smaller cellphone into, you can pretend it's me you have chained up and… » 7/05/07 2:00pm 7/05/07 2:00pm

Mini Clamp Cellphone Strap

Often need to pick up tiny things with the use of a mechanical claw? This Mini Mini Hand Strap cellphone strap is the thing for you. Choose from one of three insane-looking colors and you'll be picking up hairs, eyeglass screws and our dignity with ease. » 6/25/07 3:00pm 6/25/07 3:00pm

Cellphone Cellphone Straps: Volume 8

You've seen the cellphone charms that look like a miniature version of your actual phone before, but Strap-ya's just released a new batch of phones for your miniaturization needs. » 5/30/07 6:45pm 5/30/07 6:45pm

Chalkboard, Chalk and Eraser Cellphone Strap

The reason why we're so into cellphone straps here is for their ability make otherwise boring cellphones slightly more interesting—or great cellphones a little greater. Case in point? This chalkboard cellphone strap. » 5/29/07 5:00pm 5/29/07 5:00pm

Cellphone Strap Cellphone Charger in the Shape of an Eraser

Only Japan could have come up with this item: a cellphone strap that's not only shaped like an eraser, but houses two AA batteries and is actually a phone charger. » 5/16/07 9:00pm 5/16/07 9:00pm

UV-Indicating Cellphone Charm

Have sensitive skin? Then hook up one of these UV bead cellphone charms to your phone and always be aware of how much UV light you're getting. The beads start out white, but change as they suck in the radiation. » 4/30/07 5:10pm 4/30/07 5:10pm

Crazy Ass Solid Alliance Makes Aura Monitor Cellphone Strap

We love a crazy company like Solid Alliance that takes chances and does insane things much more than a company that just plays it safe and throws out yet another me too device and hopes it sells. Following up on their USB Food Hub and Food-shaped Flash Drives, SA's just released an Aura Monitor cellphone strap. » 4/23/07 8:30pm 4/23/07 8:30pm

Bulgari Makes a Phone Strap

Whether you spell it Bulgari or Bvlgari, you have to admire the luxury designer's entrance into a market previously dominated by cheapo Japanese models. This strap is made of "supple black calf leather" and palladium, which means $3.99 this strap is not. » 4/18/07 7:00pm 4/18/07 7:00pm

Japanese Beer Cell Phone Strap

Japanese beer tastes like a whiff of spring air + soft tender boobies + alcohol, yet is more manly than Busch Light will ever be. But if you prefer to be locked up in your room playing with gadgets than getting a pint at a yakuza-run bar, then get a Japanese beer cell phone strap. It earns you the same street cred… » 12/01/06 5:40pm 12/01/06 5:40pm

Japan's Nitendo W11 Cellphone Strap and Safety Whistle

This japanese cell strap hangs off your cellphone, shaped like a Wiimote. It's made by Nitendo, which I'm told is a mash up of the word Nintendo and niteru, which means "look alike." It's actually a safety whistle, too. Why? Because if you import this, you're going to be yelling "HELP, I'M BEING ATTACKED BY JOCKS… » 11/24/06 2:11pm 11/24/06 2:11pm