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Atrio Aluminum Bumper for iPhone 5 Review

Atrio Case by Freeform3

The Atrio Aluminum Bumper by Freeform3 is a fantastic bumper. It is made of a solid aluminum build, and offers your iPhone 360 degree protection. In the box you receive the bumper, the dock-style packaging, a tempered-glass backing, an additional insert, and a few jelly home buttons. The overall packaging is something you’d see from… Read More

The AluFrame for iPhone 5 is almost the perfect aluminium bumper


If you’ve been following JBN for a while, or any of my work online, you’ll know that I’m a huge advocate of aluminium in the construction of accessories for the iPhone. It’s stylish, durable and feels great to use. Just Mobile seemed to be going along this mindset when they were developing the AluFrame for… Read More

The RokDock by RokForm is an exceptional dock for your iPhone 5


As I’m sure you all know, the iPhone 5 took a leap away from Apple’s traditional 30 pin dock connector, in favour for a much more efficient ‘Lightning connector’. Whilst this was good news from a hardware perspective, being smaller allows more space for other components, it wasn’t good news for owners of expensive docks… Read More

Spigen Slim Armor Case for iPhone 5 Review

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Spigen, or SGP, are one of my favourite manufacturers of mobile accessories. They seem to have many of the same values that Apple themselves maintain, such as clean, innovative and especially functional products. For this reason, when I found out that they were launching a new case for the iPhone 5, I jumped at an… Read More

EX Hybrid Controller for iPhone 5 Acts As Both A Keyboard, Gamepad, And Case

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The people over at iPhone5Mod (Cheaper Cables,  Glowing cable,  Dock) have sparked our interest yet again with the new their new product the ‘EX Hybrid Controller’. The product is essentially a case with two MagSafe like magnetic slides that can put popped out and use as either a physical keyboard or game pad. Since the… Read More

LifeProof Case For The iPhone 5 – Water Test


No matter how well you look after your tech, there will definitely be times where you wish you had protected it properly. The LifeProof case for the iPhone 5 is the exact protection you may need, or at least, it’s shaping up that way for me. It’s rather too bulky for me to use on… Read More

USPTO invalidates Apple’s famed “Pinch-to-zoom” patent


As reported by the WSJ, the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office has invalidated Apple’s patent of the “pinch-to-zoom” gesture widely used across all throughout iOS. This particular patent has received considerable criticism since Apple filed for it in January of 2007. Many claim that the feature is too basic and trivial, and that limiting its use prevents… Read More

The Poetic ThinShell & The Smart Cover Is All You Need For Your iPad Mini


Poetic have done it again. Won my affections over with another one of their case line. This time it’s for the iPad Mini, and since day 1 of owning it I’ve been looking for the perfect case. I purchased the smart cover along with the iPad, so I wanted to find something that could be… Read More

This iPhone 5 Pack Contains Everything You’ll Ever Need For Your Shiny New Device [Review]


If I’m ever in need of a specific accessory for any of my devices, be it Apple or any other device, one of my go-to stores is Mobile Fun. If you don’t know who they are, they are a mobile accessory retailer who just seems to stock everything. They’ve sent me out their ‘iPhone 5… Read More

iPhone 5 Cases: Gear4 Icebox Edge vs. Incipio Frequency


iPhone 5 cases are going to start being released like wildfire, but until that happens – there isn’t an excessive amount to chose from. I got hooked up with the Gear4 Icebox Edge and the Incipio Frequency case, so I decided to pitch them against each other and give you my own personal opinion about… Read More