Phone, GPS and Tablet Mounts for a Vintage Car

We’re going to talk about where to mount a mobile device within a vintage automobile.  I’m sure the designers of any vintage car never dreamed of what we’re using today, let alone mounting it in a car. When you think about almost any vintage car, the typical places where we would like to mount a phone, GPS or tablet start to become difficult to find.  Depending upon when the vintage car was manufactured, there may not be an air vent because there wasn’t any such thing as air conditioning.  A cup holder in a vintage car?  Don’t think so.  CD … Read more…

NFC Car Mounts for Smartphones and Tablets

Today, we’re going to talk about NFC car mounts.  NFC is an acronym for Near Field Communication. NFC technology allows smartphones and tablets communicate with other devices containing an NFC tag.  An NFC tag looks like a round or square adhesive disk with a small circuit board embedded into it.  You might be using this technology without even knowing it.  For example, you know the bump thing that’s done between smartphones to swap contact information and photos?  That’s NFC. NFC has been aggressively embraced by Google with their Android operating system and supporting hardware vendors.  They have recently purchased the Bump application to make … Read more…

Car and Home Mounts for the Apple iPad Pro

Today we are talking about the Apple iPad Pro.  This is the mother of all iPads.  This is the iPad that serious tablet users have been waiting for.  The display is Apple’s best to date.  We’re talking about up to 5.6 million pixels on the screen (compared with 3.1 million on the iPad Air 2).  For sound, we have four speakers on the top and bottom versus the one or two on the bottom of the other iPad models.  The iPad Pro features a new chip that is the fastest yet.  Apple also announced some nice accessories that will work with … Read more…