Maybe it happened to you to be in front of an impressive landscape that you wanted to immortalize but your camera phone didn’t have image stabilization and the involuntary shaking of your hands produced unclear images. Other times it would have been great to be able to catch yourself in the photo together with all your friends on a trip, but someone had to hold the phone to take the photo. Sometimes you need to record tutorials for YouTube, but your camera is also a smartphone and can’t be mounted on a tripod. For all these cases and others the solution is a tripod adapter. Read more
Looking for a new great idea to surprise your friends and family? Cardboard people from Foldable.me can be used on different occasions, as party favors, wedding cake toppers, and even as an alternative to the classic photo frame on your office desk. Foldables are small, at 8.5 cm height, and are made using matt laminate cardboard and special inks. They are precision cut so you won’t need scissors, glue or spanners to create a Foldable person.
Using the online Foldable creator you can play with various tools and match your characteristics or your friends’ faces and dressing style, starting with the hairstyle, eyes type and lips, and ending with clothes and accessories. Creating a cardboard representation of yourself is a little bit harder so in case you don’t have a friend to take care of this, you could use one of your recent photos and pick the right body parts to create yourself in 3D cardboard version. Read more
You got a new smartphone and before deciding on an expensive case, you probably start looking for a cheap option to protect the handset until you finish your research to find the best case. Many start with a simple silicone case or a plastic hard case and the model I want to show you now is a nice gel case for Samsung Galaxy S II Plus, coming from Tmart.com. Read more
The reason I wanted a mini keyboard with wireless connectivity was that sometimes I want to compose long email messages, fill online questionnaires and publish blog posts. For these I felt I needed something larger than the virtual keyboard of my smartphone and increased mobility to be able to look at the screen while typing from any position. Using a mini Bluetooth keyboard is like operating a miniature computer and it’s great! Read more
Functioning based on the BIA method, this small device was designed to analyze your skin and display the levels of moisture, oil and softness. Bioelectrical impedance analysis, in short BIA, is a method used to estimate the body composition by determining the opposition to the flow of an electric current that passes through the tissues. Although the latest BIA devices, such as the one I’m reviewing today, are more accurate than the early models, BIA doesn’t represent a reference method, but the digital device is still fun to use, so let’s see how it works. Read more
I got this nice stylus for a blog review and it comes directly from China, in a simple design. As it was designed for smartphones, the stylus is small and slim, feeling like a business silver pen in your hand. The tip is soft, made from a rubber-like material to enable smooth navigation through your phone’s interface. Read more
While in malls, I’ve seen people wearing silicone wrist watches like this and I always asked myself why would someone wear that while shopping, because I knew they were considered sport watches? Well, recently I received one for review and I have an answer. Once you get one of these on your wrist, you simply forget about it and keep wearing it everywhere, and I’m a person who doesn’t like to wear watches. Read more
The mini perfume atomizer is an accessory that you’ve probably seen in beauty shops many times but never realized how useful it could be. You can use it to hold a few milliliters of your favorite perfume inside your purse, pocket or travel bag. They come in different sizes to hold even 20ml of liquid and are available at different prices, depending on the shop. Read more
A high-end smartphone like Samsung Galaxy S4 requires high-quality accessories, such as a good, protective case, but why not use something that activates one of this handset’s capabilities and have two benefits at the same time? As you know, the S4 features several intelligent capabilities allowing you to change between tabs/photos or scroll pages by weaving your hand, or pause the playing content until you look back at the screen. Well, the case I’m reviewing today enables the phone to display the time and several other details on the top part of the screen so you can always see it through the cut out. Let’s find out more about the Sonivo Speak Peak Flip Case for Samsung Galaxy S4. Read more
For active people who enjoy running outside or at the gym, or if you’re working in an environment that requires your hands to stay dirty all the time, an armband can be of much help because it keeps your “life companion” on your arm, protecting it from scratches, drops, dirt, and humidity.
The armband I’m reviewing today is Belkin’s Slim-Fit for Samsung Galaxy S4 and I got it from MobileFun.co.uk. We tested the mobile accessory during a few hours of jogging on the seashore, in the park and we also had two hours of raining, so you’ll find out if your smartphone is protected from water too. Read more