Win an iSkin Slims case for the iPhone 5
Keeping an iPhone safe from scuffs and scratches, day in and day out, can be tricky, and a lot of protective cases add too much extra bulk to make them practical. One solution is to make a thinner case, and iSkin has done exactly that with the iSkin Slims. MacNN has teamed up with iSkin to give away twelve of the world's thinnest and lightest iPhone 5 case ever made to our readers.
iPhone 5 Giveaway, entry deadline extended
It's not too late to enter the MacNN/iSkin iPhone 5 giveaway, because the deadline has been extended until November 15th, 2012! Our readers can enter to win a brand new, unlocked iPhone 5 courtesy of iSkin. We are also giving away five iSkin cases for iPhone 5 as well. Read on to find out more about these great products, and how you can enter to win.
It's not too late to enter to win a an iPhone 5!
Until October 25th, 2012 you can enter to win an iPhone 5 because MacNN has teamed up with iSkin to give away a brand new, unlocked iPhone 5 to one of our readers! We are also giving away five iSkin cases for iPhone 5 as well. Read on to find out more about these great products, and how you can enter to win.
Win an iPhone 5 or other great prizes from iSkin!
To promote their new line of iPhone 5 cases, iSkin has teamed up with MacNN to give away a brand new, unlocked iPhone 5 to one of our readers! We are also giving away five runner up prizes of iSkin products for iPhone 5 as well. Read on to find out more about these great products, and how you can enter to win.
Cases include anti-glare camera ring as standard
Cover manufacturer iSkin has started production on four different ranges of iPhone 5 cases. The Fall 2012 Collection includes both soft and firm cases and a fairly wide array of construction materials, all of which take into account the extra size and differences that the iPhone 5 has compared to previous versions.
ThinkGeek outs iPhone case with flip out keyboard
iSkin has launched a new wave of cases for the iPhone 4 and the iPod touch 4G, including two new cases for the iPod touch and three for the iPhone 4. The Solo Vu for iPhone 4 is a slide-on two-piece design. It combines hard and soft plastics while protecting the rear, sides and front face, with openings for all ports. The case arrives in three colors and ships for $40. Another slip-on case is the Solo FX, which features a circular pattern for an etched effect and uses Microban antimicrobial protection. The Solo FX comes in five colors and sells for $35. The Duet for iPhone 4 is a hard case and belt clasp combination design. The holster is a rotary clip that doubles as a media viewing stand. The Duet is available in black for $40 -- it is listed as shipping in one to two weeks.
Solo case sells at half-price through August 31
iSkin has launched two new cases for the iPhone 4, the iSkin solo and the iSkin revo4. The iSkin solo is a semi-rigid molded polymer case with a glossy back and matte-finished sides. It provides open ports for the camera and flash, data connector, headphone jack and mute switch while covering the volume and power buttons. The case ships in black, clear, blue, pink and purple.
Two new cases work with keyboard, standard docks
iSkin has launched two cases for the iPad, the iSkin Vu for iPad and the iSkin Duo for iPad. The iSkin Vu is a hybrid case combining soft plastics and a hard plastic shield. It features a removable hatch that allows the iPad to dock in the case with a standard or keyboard dock. The hatch also has a protective cover that seals the dock connector port when it is not in use. The case covers and protects the volume and power buttons, the orientation lock and the earphone jack and the case is raised on the front surface to generate a buffer for the screen when laying face down. The iSkin Vu ships in black, blue, orange, purple, pink, aqua and red.
revo4 and Enigma for the new iPhone
iSkin has announced its adding to its line of mobile phone accessories with the revo4, Solo, and iSkin Enigma for the iPhone 4. Previously available for the iPhone 3G/3GS, all three products are now being re-designed to meet the needs of Apple’s newest hand-held mobile phone device, the iPhone 4. Each case is designed to protect the back, top, and sides of the iPhone, while offering different forms of protection. The current revo case is made from a silicone material, and features built-in antimicrobial protection and an integrated docking port cover.
iSkin Vibes, iSkin Duoband, iSkin nano Duo
iSkin has launched several new products for its line of iPod nano 5G accessories, the iSkin nano Duo, iSkin Vibes, and iSkin DuoBand. iSkin nano Duo is a hard plastic case, available in clear and black colors, that protects the iPod nano from bumps, scrapes and scratches. The case integrates a shock-absorbing silicone BodyGuard, a removable revoClip that can rotate 90-degrees in either direction, and a small port plug for protecting the iPod's charging port.
DealNN deals card readers
Today's deals at DealNN include a collection of memory card readers for under $5 from Amazon.com. Also, take advantage of a $150 mail in rebate that drops the price on the15.4-inch MacBook pro with 2.4 GHz Intel Core 2 Duo Processor, 2 GB of RAM, and 200 GB hard drive from $1,940 to $1,790. Bestbuy.com has iSkin three packs for only $4.99 in a range of colors. Other deals include the Maxtor One Touch4 mini 160GB external hard drive for $70 and the refurbished Wacom Graphire4 graphics tablet for $40 with three FREE software titles.
iSkin antimicrobial covers
iSkin today announced its ProTouch silicone keyboard covers are now using Microban antimicrobial protection, which helps to inhibit odor and stains from surfacing on the products from sweat and dust. The Protouch line of protectors for the MacBook, MacBook Pro, and MacBook Air, as well as for the aluminum and older model Apple keyboards all contain the protective substance. ProTouch skins are available ranging from $25 to $35, depending on the model.
Product gallery highlights
Macworld Expo San Francisco 2008 saw over 400 vendors showcasing thousands of different products, from iPod cases and accessories, to many different hardware and software solutions for the Mac. Belkin's home-styled booth showcased many different iPod cases, as well as a revised KVM switch and the Podcast Studio device. Belkin employed musical entertainment that played on a faux-lawn area. Canon had its entire range of DSLR cameras, with a wide gamut of lenses available for testing. A wide range of colorful bags were available at Crumpler's booth, and iSkin's black and white booth scheme presented a striking display for its products.
JAVOedge, iSkin iPod cases
JAVOedge recently unveiled some new leather cases for the iPod nano 3G, Touch and Classic [80GB|160GB], while iSkin released a new incarnation of its eVo3 lineup for the iPod classic. The JAVOedge cases are made from hand-stitched, designer-grade leather that provides a soft, but durable case for the iPod. The cases feature a color-coordinated pull-out loop made from soft fabric, with a matching lanyard. Ports and most controls are accessible even when the player sits in the case, while other controls can be used by pulling slightly on the loop to sortie the iPod from its protected state. The cases are available directly from JAVOedge, with prices ranging from $25 to $30, and come in black, red and pink.