Review PowerMat iPhone Charger and Case

The Powermat Wireless Charging System for the iPhone provides iPhone users a protective case that also charges cable free. Powermat sent the Geeks a Wireless Charging System for both the iPhone 3G/3GS and the iPhone 4 and we put the case in the hands of some of our reviewers for a couple months to test… Continue reading Review PowerMat iPhone Charger and Case

BioLogic ReeCharge Portable Rechargeable Battery Pack

Charging your gadgets via solar panels is old news and, to be honest, so is charging your gadgets when cycling. However, the BioLogic ReeCharge from Dahon deserves a mention here just for doing it just a little bit cooler than others. The ReeCharge is a 1600 mAh Lithium Battery that gets strapped to your bike and… Continue reading BioLogic ReeCharge Portable Rechargeable Battery Pack

Review: Krypton iPhone 3G/3GS Case

The Geeks received some Krypton Products a couple months ago then put the products to real world testing. This review concentrates on the Krypton iPhone 3G/3GS Flex Case. The iPhone 3G/3GS Krypton Flex Case includes several funky styles: Black Pyramids, Black Groove, Orange Groove and White Spiral. As mentioned, these cases were tested by several… Continue reading Review: Krypton iPhone 3G/3GS Case

Review: Krypton iPhone/iPod Touch Screen Armor

The Geeks received some Krypton Products a couple months ago then put the products to real world testing. This review concentrates on the Krypton iPhone Screen Armor. In each Screen Armor box you receive two films, a microfiber cloth, a Krypton Sticky (to remove pesky air bubbles) and an Application Card to apply the screen… Continue reading Review: Krypton iPhone/iPod Touch Screen Armor

WakeMate Aims to Cure Grogginess

WakeMate, an application and wristband for use with your phone, tracks your nightly sleeping patterns, and recommends a perfect time for you to wake up depending on how your body’s  sleep cycle. You simply snap the wristband on before you go to bed, tell your phone (iPhone, Blackberry, Android and others)  the latest time you’d… Continue reading WakeMate Aims to Cure Grogginess

iOS 4.2 Released to Developers

Apple started notifying iOS developers that version 4.2 is in GM status and available for download. In addition to fixing the iOS 4.1 DST bug, iOS 4.2 will bring the following features to the iPad: – Multitasking – Folders – AirPlay wireless music, movie, and photo streaming – Printing support over wireless networks – Game… Continue reading iOS 4.2 Released to Developers

iOS 4.1 DST Bug causes Europe to Oversleep

A couple of weeks ago New Zealand and Australia iOS 4.1 device owners lost an hour of beauty sleep thanks to a bug in iOS 4.1. People with recurring alarms had their alarms trigger an hour earlier when the countries switched to DST. While Apple states that the bug will be fixed in a software… Continue reading iOS 4.1 DST Bug causes Europe to Oversleep

Review: Anonymizer Universal, Privacy and Identify Protection

The Geeks received an invitation to test Anonymizer, Inc.’s new consumer-based online privacy and identity protection service called Anonymizer Universal which was released in June. Anonymizer Universal creates a secure and encrypted VPN tunnel between the user and The Anonymizer Network to prevent interception of identifiable information, or “packet sniffing.” The technology protects the user… Continue reading Review: Anonymizer Universal, Privacy and Identify Protection

Library of Congress issues new exemptions to DMCA – Jailbreaking iPhones now legal

Not only is jailbreaking your iPhone now perfectly legal, there are other exemptions to the DMCA act that the Library of Congress has just issued. They include: allow circumventing DRM on DVDs in order to include excerpts into educational materials, documentaries, and non-commercial videos allow cell phones owners to break controls so that the phones… Continue reading Library of Congress issues new exemptions to DMCA – Jailbreaking iPhones now legal