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We’ve got our work cut out for us. Special Events

The Survivor Real Proof Challenge Call for Entries is Closed. We only have ourselves to blame.  We asked you for your craziest, most extreme ideas for how we should torture test out Survivor cases and accessories.  And more than 600 of you responded. Honey badgers. Muratic acid. Time machines. Monster trucks. Hundreds of ideas ranging […]

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You Could Win an iPad mini in Our Survivor Real Proof Challenge Special Events

“Drop it from a 150-foot bridge.” “Roll over it with a two-ton dump truck.”  “Run it through the carwash.” We’ve dreamed up some pretty crazy testing to prove our Survivor cases really are Ready for Anything.™ (Check out YouTube to see some of what we’ve done in the past.) Now it’s your turn. Can our […]

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Hello UK & EU! Miss MagSafe? Meet BreakSafe! New / News & Reviews

UPDATED Monday, May 9. Attention EU and UK friends!  BreakSafe is now available and shipping to the UK/EU.  Click here to order.    BreakSafe – our new USB-C power cable with a patented breakaway mechanism that disconnects if someone (or something) trips over your Macbook’s power cable – is available now, and early press coverage is […]

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5 Best Tech Gifts for Mothers Day As seen on TV / Products

“I can’t open the photo you sent me, dear. I don’t have room on my phone.” “I’ve lost all my documents. They’re just gone from the desktop.” How many conversations with Mom (or Dad, but this is Mothers Day) include some sort of tech support question? More than a few, if personal experience serves as […]

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Top 5 Tech April Fools’ Day Pranks Fun

We’re huge fans of the ridiculous pranks tech companies trot out each April Fools’ Day. From ferrets in high-visibility construction vests to fake products that become real, here are five of our favorite April Fools’ Day tech pranks. #1 – ThinkGeek’s Tauntaun Sleeping Bag began as an April Fools’ prank, but the overwhelming public demand for […]

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Looped! Our Favorite Bits from Apple’s March 21 Media Event In The News / New / News & Reviews

Smaller iPhone?  Check.  More powerful iPad Air?  Yup.  OS updates for all things Apple? Done. Melatonin-friendly color-shifting displays so you can play Monument Valley into the wee hours? Yes indeedy. Whatever Apple news you care about most, Cupertino rarely disappoints. Today was no exception, as Apple beefed up its smallest iPhone, gave the iPad a lot more “grunt,” […]

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Survivor Slim for iPad Pro – How To Install & FAQs. Products / Tutorial

We’ve received a number of questions about our new Survivor Slim case for iPad Pro. So Godfrey in Consumer Support made a quick video to familiarize you with Survivor Slim for iPad Pro. Click on the image below to head over to our YouTube channel. Highlights include: • How to install your Survivor Slim • How […]

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Cutting the Cord: Before You Cut, Some Final Considerations Tech

When we look at the expenses of traditional cable compared to the costs of cutting the cord, the savings story is a compelling one.  And you may even find that having fewer channels of stuff you’re not watching leads to a fresh, new outlook on life in general.  But cutting the cord is not without its […]

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Cutting the Cord: The Hardware You’ll Need Tech

Last time, we ran down the total costs my family was paying out to various providers for television, data and voice services. And we determined that $6600 was way too much to be sending off to faceless conglomerates for whom “customer service” was a joke. But cutting the cord is not without its own costs. […]

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Cutting the Cord and Living To Tell The Tale Tech

tl;dr – You’ll save some money.  But not as much (or as quickly, or as easily) as you think. Who knew ones and zeros could cost so much? Bundled cable, internet and home phone service. Plus a couple of premium channels. Plus a monthly Hulu charge. Plus Amazon Prime. Plus mobile and data.  Put ‘em […]