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  • Mac: LG 31MU97-B 31” Digital 4K IPS LED Monitor

    Thu 4:10pm By Jesse Hollington
    Ultra-high resolution 4K displays are becoming the norm now, with Apple’s new iMac pushing the envelope even further. If you’re looking for something bigger than Apple’s Thunderbolt Display, LG has you covered with its new 31” Digital Cinema 4K IPS LED…
  • Review: Rokform Crystal v3 for iPhone 6

    Thu 2:24pm By Phil Dzikiy
    There are slight differences between Crystal v3 and Sport v3, but both are the same price, and offer the same functionality — just in different ways. While Crystal v3 is a bit less bulky and doesn’t require swapping panels to take advantage of the two…
  • News: Apple reverses course on iOS calculator widgets

    Thu 1:12pm By Jesse Hollington
    Following Wednesday reports that Apple would be removing apps from the App Store that make improper use of the new iOS 8 Today screen extensions, TechCrunch reports that the company appears to have softened the policy somewhat, at least concerning calculator…
  • Review: Uniq Bodycon, LifePro, and Helio for iPhone 6 + Bodycon for iPhone 6 Plus

    Thu 11:10am By Phil Dzikiy
    Bodycon for both iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus can be directly compared to Switcheasy’s 0.35 case for iPhone 6. As in the case of the similarly-priced 0.35, the even thinner Bodycon — just .3 mm thick — has no button coverage and offers very little drop…
  • News: Tim Cook: ‘I’m proud to be gay’

    Thu 9:37am By Jesse Hollington
    Apple CEO Tim Cook has published an essay on equality in Bloomberg Businessweek, in which he publicly acknowledges that he is gay in an effort to help others who may be struggling with issues of inequality or coming to terms with their own sexual orientation.…
  • Daily Deal: Slickwraps For iPhone 6, $13.99

    Thu 9:15am By Dennis Lloyd
    Today in iLounge Deals you can pick your own customized Slickwrap for your iPhone 6 for only $13.99—almost 40% off the regular price. With a choice of over 35 different colour and texture options from solid colours to wood grain and more, Slickwraps lets you…
  • News: AT&T and Verizon tracking customer web activity

    Wed 4:55pm By Jesse Hollington
    New reports reveal that both AT&T and Verizon have been using unique identifying information to track web activity for their respective mobile customers. According to Wired, Verizon has been “subtly altering” web traffic from its wireless customers for the…
  • Review: Trident Case Aegis, Cyclops, Kraken A.M.S. + Perseus for iPhone 6

    Wed 4:42pm By Phil Dzikiy
    Aegis, like a lot of rubber and plastic iPhone 6 cases we’ve seen so far, may spook users when inserting the iPhone for a correct fit. This is even a bit more troublesome than most in that regard, however. The case’s rubber layer comes extremely close to…
  • Mac: Twelve South BookArc for Mac Pro

    Wed 3:15pm By Jesse Hollington
    A BookArc for the Mac Pro ($60)? Why not? Twelve South certainly seems to have thought so, adapting its elegantly simple MacBook stand for Apple’s most powerhouse desktop Mac, providing not only a way to hold your Mac Pro, but a way to make it shine like the…
  • News: iOS updates causing Mophie Juice Pack Air compatibility problems?

    Wed 2:17pm By Jesse Hollington
    A number of users of the Mophie Juice Pack Air have reported problems with the battery case not being recognized or properly charging iPhone 5 devices following iOS updates. While the specific reasons are unclear, there have been reports since iOS 7.0 and iOS…
  • Review: Incipio Stowaway Advance for iPhone 6 Plus

    Wed 10:28am By Phil Dzikiy
    On the plus side, Stowaway Advance offers solid protection, and the button coverage is nice and responsive. Although it adds a bit of bulk — a particular concern with iPhone 6 Plus cases — it’s not as clunky as you may think. The kickstand is also a nice…
  • Daily Deal: Freebie Wednesday Roundup

    Wed 10:05am By Dennis Lloyd
    It’s Freebie Wednesday in our iLounge Deals! Today we’re rounding up a collection of freebies that you can take advantage of simply by signing up for our iLounge Deals newsletter. First up is The Monster Mac Freebie Bundle 4.0, a free bundle of seven great…
  • News: FTC launches complaint against AT&T over unlimited data throttling policies

    Tue 4:51pm By Jesse Hollington
    The U.S. Federal Trade Commission announced that it has filed a federal court complaint against AT&T, alleging that the company has misled millions of customers by charging them for “unlimited” data plans while reducing their data speeds. The complaint…
  • News: Apple VP Joswiak testy at Code/Mobile event

    Tue 4:20pm By Jesse Hollington
    Apple’s Vice President of iPhone and iOS Product Marketing Greg Joswiak was interviewed at the Code/Mobile conference today, where he discussed a number of new Apple products and initiatives, including the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus, Apple Pay, the Apple Watch, and…
  • Review: Apple iPad Air 2 Smart Case

    Tue 4:06pm By Phil Dzikiy
    Like the prior iPad Air Smart Case, the iPad Air 2 Smart Case is a premium product with proper coverage, a nice sleep/wake cover that acts as a stand, and precise cutouts to line up with the new device’s specifications. The iPad’s rear camera has moved, as…
  • News: Cook discusses Apple Pay, Watch, iPod classic at WSJD Live

    Tue 11:22am By Jesse Hollington
    Apple CEO Tim Cook was interviewed at the Wall Street Journal’s inaugural WSJD Live conference in California last night where he talked about Apple’s latest initiatives and directions, including Apple Pay and Apple Watch. Cook described last week’s Apple…
  • Daily Deal: Get a Bluetooth Shower Speaker for only $39

    Tue 11:00am By Dennis Lloyd
    In today’s iLounge Deal we’re offering up a Bluetooth Shower Speaker for only $39—60% off the regular price. This water-resistant speaker can be paired with your iPhone, iPad, or Bluetooth-capable iPod for listening to your tunes in the shower or by the…
  • News: Apple TV adds Hallmark’s Feeln and A&E’s FYI channels

    Tue 10:24am By Jesse Hollington
    Apple has added quietly added two more new content channels to the Apple TV: Hallmark Cards' Feeln network and A&E's FYI network. Feeln provides access to "family-friendly movies, documentaries, and short films" while FYI “features lifestyle programming,…
  • Review: Apple iPad mini 3

    Mon 3:25pm By Phil Dzikiy
    Other than the new gold color option, Touch ID is the only notable change in iPad mini 3. We found the fingerprint scanner worked similarly to its implementations in other Apple devices — which is to say, it works well. Unlike the Touch ID found in newer…
  • Review: Alpine Headphones

    Mon 1:43pm By Jeremy Horwitz
    We need to note up front that we don’t generally recommend using standalone headphone amplifiers with Apple devices. Some audio companies try to make amplifiers sound sophisticated using techie acronyms and numbers, but they typically just make different…
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