Tablet Mounts for Back Seat Taxicab Passengers

Just finished writing an article about mounts for taxi drivers, and we’re on a roll so here’s our entry on mounts for taxicab passengers. Why would a taxi owner want to do this?  Passenger convenience and better tips.  This is especially applicable to Uber and Lyft drivers.  Also for limo drivers.  It can be a long drive to the airport, why not watch a movie or something from NetFlix.  Your passengers could be especially grateful for this mount is they have small children.  You could provide your own tablet or have the passenger use their own. If using your own … Read more

Taxi Cab Driver Phone, Tablet and GPS Mounts

Our site has been around for a long time.  Surprisingly, the subject of taxi cab phone, tablet and GPS mounts hasn’t been covered before.  So today, we look at mounts for a taxi cab. There are a two topics for mounts in a taxi cab namely the driver and passenger.  We will cover mounts for taxi drivers in this article.  While the driver is likely using the mount as a GPS or music app, the passenger might use it for entertainment in the back seat. It’s important with any mount that your attention remains on driving.  never use a mount … Read more

weBoost Drive Sleek Mounts for Cars and Trucks

The weBoost Drive Sleek is a great accessory for improving cellular reception in your car or truck.  We recently reviewed the weBoost Drive Sleek and found it delivered on its claims improving reception significantly.  The included mount allows you to place the device on the car’s air vent.  If the vent mount isn’t for you, don’t despair because today, we’re looking at weBoost Drive Sleek mounts for cars and trucks. weBoost used to be called Wilson Electronics and we covered mounts for their older generation cell phone booster awhile back.  The weBoost Drive Sleek is an updated version of that … Read more

Mounting a Phone or Tablet on a Planet Fitness Elliptical Machine

Second only to treadmills, the Planet Fitness elliptical machine can be found by the dozens in the front row nearest the televisions.  You cannot beat an elliptical machine for a good cardio workout.  However, those workouts can get long and boring. The photo that accompanies this article is three of dozens of elliptical machines at Planet Fitness.  These are the elliptical machines currently rolling out to a Planet Fitness and likely similar to ones at other gyms. There’s a small cup holder beneath the display.  Depending upon the size of your phone, it may not fit.  Larger phones are unlikely but … Read more

Mounting a Phone or Tablet on a Planet Fitness Recumbent Bike

While there is nothing more boring than using a treadmill, a Planet Fitness recumbent bike is a close second.  In fact, it might be a tie. Sure, there are about twenty televisions to watch but that may not work out well for a few reasons.  First, is that you need a corded headset to plug into the Planet Fitness recumbent bike.  Pedaling a Planet Fitness recumbent bike can become a challenge with a cable hanging from the port under the display.  Additionally, and just as obvious, you might not want to watch television.  Perhaps you want to watch YouTube or a podcast. … Read more

Using a Dash Disk to Attach a Suction Cup Mount to the Car Dashboard

The most popular mount for attaching small to midsize devices in a vehicle remains a suction cup.  A suction cup attaches to practically any surface that is smooth, non-porous and flat.  The problem is that a dashboard is seldom smooth and non-porous.  Sometimes it isn’t even flat.  That’s where a dash disk comes in. A dash disk provides a smooth non-porous surface for a suction cup to attach.  One side of the dash disk attaches to a car or truck dashboard.  The other side is smooth, just like a windshield. Using a dash disk with a suction mount allows you … Read more