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  • Review: Patriot Memory Fuel iON Magnetic Charging Case with Charging Pad for iPhone 6

    Mon 4:45pm By Phil Dzikiy
    Patriot Memory's Fuel iON Magnetic Charging Case ($80) for iPhone 6 comes with a charging pad for wireless magnetic charging. Unlike a few other magnetic charging cases we've seen in the past, Fuel iON is not a battery case. It simply uses the magnetic…
  • Ask iLounge: Can I share in-app subscriptions among family members?

    Mon 1:58pm By Jesse Hollington
    Q: Our family shares an iTunes Store account, and each of us has our own iCloud account. In the past, this setup has allowed us to buy an app once for the family. Similarly, in-app purchases are available to all family members, usually through a “restore…
  • News: Daily Deal: Save big on military grade cloud & local backup from IDrive

    Mon 10:14am By Dennis Lloyd
    In today’s iLounge Deal we’re offering a bundle that includes an iDrive Wi-Fi 1TB wireless hard drive along with a one-year subscription to 10TB of cloud-based backup storage, all for only $97 – almost 80% off the regular price. The iDrive Wi-Fi Wireless…
  • Mac: Twelve South ParcSlope for MacBook

    Fri 4:32pm By Phil Dzikiy
    Twelve South’s ParcSlope for MacBook ($50), named for both the Brooklyn neighborhood and as a Mac homage, is a desktop stand that angles a MacBook on a — you guessed it — slope. The titled aluminum workstation holds a MacBook at an 18-degree angle for an…
  • Review: Lenmar Maven Battery Case for iPhone 6

    Fri 3:47pm By Phil Dzikiy
    Lenmar's Maven ($100) for iPhone 6 packs a 3000 mAh battery into a matte two-piece hard case. The iPhone 6 is installed and removed through a top slider piece. Maven features a forward-facing speaker port, and when the case is turned on, it enables users to…
  • Ask iLounge: Can I cancel or ‘unsend’ sent iMessages?

    Fri 3:29pm By Jesse Hollington
    Q: Someone I know is visiting me from outside the U.S. so they only get my iMessages when connected to Wi-Fi. However, if I’ve sent something and it doesn’t say “Delivered,” if I then delete it will that cancel the sending of the message or will they…
  • Article: Ten Things You Didn’t Know About Apple’s HomeKit

    Fri 1:47pm By Jesse Hollington
    One of the big themes at this year’s Consumer Electronics Show, both inside the iProducts Marketplace and elsewhere, was a collection of new home automation solutions. It seemed everywhere we turned yet another company was offering smart lightbulbs, door…
  • News: Daily Deal: Keep your iPhone 6/6+ charged with the Afterburner case

    Fri 10:37am By Dennis Lloyd
    In today’s iLounge Deal you can get the Afterburner iPhone 6 Battery Case for only $40 – 30% off the regular price. Allowing you to keep your phone juiced up on the go, the Afterburner provides a 150% phone charge in your pocket in a slim and stylish…
  • News: Apple filing reveals executive compensation plans, earnings

    Fri 9:49am By Jesse Hollington
    Apple’s annual proxy statement filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission has revealed details about the compensation plans paid to the company’s senior executives in 2014. CEO Tim Cook received a total of $9.2 million last year, which included his…
  • News: Report: Apple Watch battery life expected to be about 19 hours

    Thu 3:58pm By Jesse Hollington
    Sources familiar with the Apple Watch’s development have revealed details on the specific battery life targets Apple is aiming to achieve with the new wearable device, with the company aiming for 19 hours of typical usage each day, 9to5Mac reports. Although…
  • Tip of the Day: Automatically removing old Messages in iOS 8

    Thu 1:49pm By Jesse Hollington
    Traditionally, iOS has retained your entire conversation history in the Messages database,so if you send a lot of pictures and videos via iMessage, this can eat up quite a bit of space on your iPhone over time. Prior to iOS 8, the only real way to deal with…
  • News: Apple outlines limited HomeKit support for non-HomeKit accessories

    Thu 1:36pm By Jesse Hollington
    Apple will apparently allow integration between HomeKit and some non-HomeKit home automation solutions, according to a new report by 9to5Mac. Citing sources that have been briefed on the new specifications, the latest MFi program information outlines the…
  • News: Report: Apple agrees to accept product inspections from Chinese government

    Thu 1:33pm By Phil Dzikiy
    Apple has agreed to let the Chinese government conduct security inspections on its products, according to The Beijing News. The report claims that Apple CEO Tim Cook agreed the company would fully cooperate with the government during a December meeting. There…
  • News: IK Multimedia announces iRig Mic Studio

    Thu 1:19pm By Jesse Hollington
    IK Multimedia has announced iRig Mic Studio ($180), the latest product in its lineup of iOS-compatible audio accessories. An ultra-portable large-diaphgram digital condenser microphone, iRig Mic Studio contains a 1” diameter back electret condenser capsule…
  • Review: STM Studio for iPad Air 2

    Thu 11:18am By Phil Dzikiy
    STM has released a new version of its Studio ($40) case for iPad Air 2. The case, which is designed specifically for iPad Air 2, combines a snap-on polycarbonate hard shell back with a soft synthetic leather folio cover. Studio uses a magnetic closure that…
  • Mac: Apple Logic Pro X 10.1

    Thu 10:55am By Jesse Hollington
    Apple’s Logic Pro studio app has become a staple in the professional recording industry, and the debut of Logic Pro X a couple of years ago made some huge strides in making the app even more accessible and polished. With the release of the latest update,…
  • News: Daily Deal: Turn handwritten notes into editable digital copies with the incredible Equil…

    Thu 9:53am By Dennis Lloyd
    In today’s iLounge Deal we’re offering the Equil Smartpen 2 for only $129.99 – a savings of 23% off the regular price. The Equil allows you to turn your scribbles and sketches into editable digital copies that can be safely stored and shared with the…
  • News: NimbleBit announces Apple Watch support for Letterpad

    Wed 4:25pm By Jesse Hollington
    Photo: TouchArcade Game developer NimbleBit has announced that its upcoming iOS game Letterpad will feature Apple Watch support, TouchArcade reports. The developer previously announced that it was looking for testers for the upcoming game, which challenges…
  • Ask iLounge: Reorganizing files in the iTunes Media Folder

    Wed 3:46pm By Jesse Hollington
    Q: How do I move a group of referenced songs in my iTunes Media Folder from one directory to another directory in the same media folder? Whenever I move them, iTunes keeps putting them back into the original directory. I’ve found that unchecking the “Keep…
  • Apps: Be My Eyes, GoodReader 4.8, MacID, Multifly + more

    Wed 3:14pm By Jesse Hollington
    New Apps Be My Eyes – Helping Blind See (free) — Technology has created amazing new levels of communication and interaction, and while the collection of games and social networking apps on the App Store may usually come across as narcissistic and…
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