Federico Bianco suggests features for the next Apple iOS. Some are borrowed from jailbreak apps – shortcuts to settings, SMS quick reply, downloading files in Safari – but the half-open mode for apps is a novel idea.
A handy peripheral for photographers, it has 32 LEDs that provide smooth and constant light for up to an hour in between charging. It can be mounted on cameras and on smartphones. You can also add optional colored filters.
A lighting implement stripped down to its bare essentials, Spot consists only of a 10W LED light source, a diffuser and a handle. But this simple form also lets it be held like a lantern or a flashlight, hung or set on a surface.
A Bluetooth accessory for wallets. It logs when and where you opened your wallet so you can keep a record of your transactions via a mobile app. It also helps you find your wallet or phone should you misplace them.
Made by Bluelounge, the Mika is an aluminum stand that will prop up practically any tablet or mobile device. It can even hold a small laptop such as the MacBook Air. It has soft rubber edges to prevent scratching.