iphone docks

Never Ask The IRIS 9000 iPhone Dock To Lie

Though cleverly named the IRIS 9000 to dodge any legal trouble with MGM, 2001: A Space Odyssey fans should have no trouble recognising this HAL 9000 doppleganger that’s designed to make using Siri feel a little more sci-fi. But whatever you do, don’t ask it to lie or conceal the truth.


With A Smartphone Dock For A Heart, This Teddy Bear Will Terrorise Your Kids

If Teddy Ruxpin had tried harder to keep up with technology, he wouldn’t have risen from the grave using proprietary digital cartridges. Instead, he would have a smartphone dock embedded in his torso like this Japanese Cocolo Bear does.


The Best Use For An Old iPod Dock

Have an old iPod dock lying around? It’s not entirely useless with your iPhone 5 and its new Lightning connector. All you need is a cheap Bluetooth adaptor and you’re back in business.


The Car-Sized iNuke Boom Dock Has Shrunk: The Dance Party Is Over

Behringer’s iNuke Boom car-sized iPhone dock is one of the most ridiculous speakers ever created. But as our own Sam Biddle discovered at CES, it’s so massive your inhibitions about dancing in public are instantly sucked away into its black hole of decibels. So why did Behringer completely neuter it with this tiny Junior version?


How To Build An iPhone 5 Dock For $1.27

Since the iPhone 5 Lightning adaptor has a chip that prevents you from using third-party cables, you can forget about using an inexpensive off-brand dock. That setup didn’t suit Casey Neistat, a filmmaker who prefers to keep a (now obsolete) dock firmly bolted to his desk.


There Will Be No Official Dock For The iPhone 5

Fans of Apple’s own generational iPhone docks may be disappointed to learn that no such accessory will be manufactured for the iPhone 5.


Giant Magnifier For Those Who Still Find The iPhone 5's Display Too Small

The iPhone 5′s most obvious upgrade is its larger 4-inch display. The size boost makes it easier to enjoy widescreen content, but if four inches is still too damn small for your liking, this monstrous magnifier puts a miniature IMAX theatre on your lap.


Philips' Retro Dock Is How Grandpa Would Have Enjoyed His iPhone

Digging deep into its design archives, Philips has introduced a small collection of retro-looking radios packing decidedly modern features, such as DAB+ digital radio. On the ORD 7100R model, it also come with a pop-out iOS device dock.


The Weirdest iPhone Dock Is This Adorable Dancing Alien Robot

Here’s something you never knew you needed in your life: an iPhone/Android phone dock that actually dances to the beat of the music it plays. Called Shimi, it’s the sort of stupid silly fun that makes robots adorable.


New iPhone 5 Dock Connector Could Be A Modified MicroUSB Port

Here is an interesting theory: the new dock connector in Apple’s next iPhone could be a 19-pin port that would be mechanically and electrically compatible with the microUSB standard. I don’t know what it would be like, but I love the idea.