Dr. Mac’s Deeper Look into Budget-Priced VR Headsets

1:23 PM, Apr. 28th, 2016 · · iPhone

Google Cardboard Knockoff for $10.99

Dr. Mac tested a variety of Virtual Reality (VR) goggles that use an iPhone as its brains, sensors, and screens. In this second installment on the subject, he takes a deeper look at those goggles and offers his suggestions on which to use.

CareKit’s Strong Suit may be Peer Support Apps

10:50 AM, Apr. 28th, 2016 · · iPhone

CareKit apps hit the App Store

Apple introduced its CareKit platform in March, and now apps that take advantage of its features are rolling out on the App Store. The first four apps tasking advantage of CareKit are Glow Nurture, Glow Baby, One Drop, and Start. That's great for doctors, but could be even bigger for health and fitness apps and peer support.

BOBINE BLACKOUT Flexible iPhone Charging Dock: $29.99

4:06 PM, Apr. 27th, 2016 · · iPhone

BOBINE BLACKOUT Flexible iPhone Charging Dock on an iMac

Check out the BOBINE BLACKOUT, a flexible charging dock for your iPhone that supports the device wherever you use it. It comes with a USB mount, an auto-mount, and an extender cable. You can get this device through our deal for $29.99, some 40 percent off retail.

iRig Mic Field Audio Recorder for iOS Devices: $74.99

2:57 PM, Apr. 21st, 2016 · · iPhone

iRig Mic Field on iPhone

I love it when we can post a deal for a product or service I've written about, like IK Multimedia's iRig Mic Field, a LIghtning-port audio recorder for iOS devices. It rotates 90 degrees for more precise positioning, and it has its own headphone jack for monitoring what you're recording. The LED indicator is also multicolored for monitoring your levels. This device retails for $100, but you can get it through our deal for $74.99.

Apple Might Turn Back to Glass Case for Futuristic iPhone in 2017

8:00 AM, Apr. 18th, 2016 · · iPhone

It's Cloudy

Apple could turn to a page from yesteryear when it comes to the next major form factor change in the iPhone, according to KGI analyst Ming-Chi Kuo [via 9to5Mac]. The analyst said that Apple is planning to ditch aluminum for an iPhone refresh and return to an all-glass enclosure—but interestingly he says Apple will do so in 2017. 

Flexible Gooseneck MFi-Certified Lightning Cable: $13.99

4:49 PM, Apr. 13th, 2016 · · iPhone

Flexible Gooseneck MFi-Certified Lightning Cable

It's a Lightning cable, 18-inches long, stiff, yet flexible, and can be bent into just about any shape you need, even the one in the image where it's holding an iPhone up like  stand. We have a deal on it for you at $13.99, more than 60 percent off retail.