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These Retro iPhone Cases Replicate The Original Macintosh And iPod [Updated]

These Retro iPhone Cases Replicate The Original Macintosh And iPod [Updated]

There’s something magical about the days of the original Macintosh and the first iPod. We were on the cusp of a new age in personal computing, and Apple was solidifying itself as a staple brand in the consumer technology market.

Some retro iPhone cases from a company called Schreer Delights replicate the original Macintosh, iMac and iPod with charming detail.

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The Top 7 iPhone and iPad Accessory Trends In The CES iLounge [CES 2012]

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The Top 7 iPhone and iPad Accessory Trends In The CES iLounge [CES 2012]LAS VEGAS, CES 2012 — Four times bigger than last year, and now filling about half the massive north hall of the Las Vegas Convention Center, the iLounge is home to an enormous plethora of iDevice accessories. I weaved and wandered through lanes of the iLounge pondering the products I was seeing, and out of all of what I found filling the massive space, these were the trends that stood out.

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CES Unveiled [Gallery]

CES Unveiled [Gallery]

CES Unveiled [Gallery]LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – Last night the Cult of Mac staff was given a sneak peek at the latest and greatest products at the CES Unveiled event. Here is a small sample of what was shown.

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How Case Makers Got Fooled Out Of Hundreds of Thousands By The iPhone 5

How Case Makers Got Fooled Out Of Hundreds of Thousands By The iPhone 5

Psst. Wanna buy Apple’s design for the iPhone 5? In the shadowy world of case manufacturing, leaks and rumors fuel a market worth more than $436 million annually. After one company lost a bet worth thousands of dollars on a supposed iPhone 4S design, competitors say guessing Apple’s next move can be an expensive gamble.

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iFunner iTur iPhone 4 Case not Really Funner [Review]

iFunner iTur iPhone 4 Case not Really Funner [Review]

Review by Jordan Trimas

The iFunner iTur is a hard-shell iPhone 4 case that incorporates a wallet compartment, in which you can store a few credit cards and your ID, accessed through a hinged door.  But is it really funner than other cases? Nope.

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New Weather-Resistant iPhone Bicycle Case from Bracketron

New Weather-Resistant iPhone Bicycle Case from Bracketron

We haven’t seen too many manufacturers come out with a weather-resistant iPhone bicycle mount (what, no iPhone users ride bicycles in Seattle? C’mon, people). Luckily, Bracketron just announced their All-Weather Soft Case Bike Mount. In this case, the name literally says it all.

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WiMax Sleeve Turns iPhone 4s Into iPhone 4Gs

WiMax Sleeve Turns iPhone 4s Into iPhone 4Gs

We’ve seen our fair share of sleeves and cases in the past meant to graft new functionality onto an existing iDevice, the most obvious example being the Peel 520, which transformed any iPod Touch into a 2G iPhone 4.

It was only a matter of time, then, before we could expect accessory makers to make a go of transforming the iPhone 4 into the iPhone 4G. Now they’d made a go of it, but sadly, it’s South Korea only right now… but expect it in the United States soon.

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Wall Street Up Your iPhone With This Enormous Retro Case

Wall Street Up Your iPhone With This Enormous Retro Case

For the adventurous spirit wishing to go back to the 80s and live on the frontier of national cellular service, all the while carrying around a phone roughly the size of a Korean War field radio, here you go: Thumbs Up’s ’80s Phone, a case for your iPhone 4 that is sure to make you look like Gordon Gekko sent hurtling forward in time. Yours for about $20.

Check Out Incipio’s Cool App For Making Custom iPhone Cases [CES 2011]

Check Out Incipio’s Cool App For Making Custom iPhone Cases [CES 2011]

LAS VEGAS, CES 2011 — Incipio had a hit on its hands here at CES with a free iOS app that allows you to make your own custom case.

Using Incipio’s Bespoke Case Customizer app, you can upload your own photo and have it printed out on a custom case — right from your iPhone or iPod touch. Normally the service costs $30, but Incipio was printing out free cases at its booth instantly. Here’s some video of the app in action.

Mophie’s New iPhone Case Equipped With a Credit Card Reader [CES 2011]

Mophie’s New iPhone Case Equipped With a Credit Card Reader [CES 2011]

LAS VEGAS, CES 2011 — Mophie’s newest case, launched yesterday, incorporates a credit-card reader and allows business owners to process physical credit card transactions through the iPhone. To interface with the case’s reader, Mophie recruited Intuit’s free GoPayment app, which is compatible with Inuit’s flagship QuickBooks small business accounting package.

Even considering Mophie’s reputation for cutting-edge iPhone cases, this one is pretty remarkable — and a challenge to products like Square’s credit card reader for iPhone. The case is available now, and sells for $180.