by Brent Dirks
June 21, 2013
Welcome back to This Week in Accessories. Here are four of the latest companions for your iOS devices.
Harmony Ultimate Hub from LogitechLogitech’s new Harmony Ultimate Hub helps turn your iPhone into a universal remote control for all of your home theater equipment. Compatible with more than 225,000 devices, users can download the free Harmony app and consolidate up to eight remotes onto one iPhone screen. The unique Smart State technology remembers your devices power and input settings to automatically adjust them depending on what task you need to complete. And since the system uses both Wi-Fi and Bluetooth, the hub can control devices inside cabinets or behind walls. The system will retail for $99.99 and should be available in August. For more information about the hub, visit Logitech’s site.
The PRETTY GRITTY Collection from OGIOnow on OGIO’s site.
Pocket Toddy from Toddy GearNantucket, Luxe, and Filter.
NanoTek Stand from BracketronWhile I’m still waiting for my SETA Smartphone Stand, Bracketron has recently unveiled a similar product. Its NanoTek stand securely grips both a desk and pretty much any other device with a mounting technology that leaves no residue. A device can also be placed in either horizontal or vertical position. Made from aircraft grade aluminum, the stand is easily portable and also has an integrated cable management system to keep your desk neat and free of clutter. Available in either silver or black, the stand retails for $34.99 and can be purchased from BestBuy.com or on Bracketron’s site.
What You Might Have Missed …The 3-Inch Nomad Lightning Cable Is Now Available To Ship The cable is licensed by Apple under the Made for iPhone program. Case Makers Are Gambling That Their Designs Match Those Of Apple Case manufacturers are now making products for unannounced Apple devices.