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iPhone 6 Case, Ionic BELLA Apple iPhone 6 Case 4.7 2014 Smartphone (AT&T, T-Mobile, Sprint, Verizon) (Blue/Black)
iPhone 6 Case, Ionic BELLA Apple iPhone 6 Case 4.7 2014 Smartphone (AT&T, T-Mobile, Sprint, Verizon) (Blue/Black)
Offered by CrazyOnDigital Corp.
Price: $29.85
2 used & new from $4.85

5.0 out of 5 stars Solid case, nice design, blue color is great, March 19, 2015
Verified Purchase(What's this?)
This is a preliminary review after just receiving this case and putting it on my iPhone 6.

The case arrived minimally packaged: in the envelope was the case inside a clear sleeve and outer plastic bag. So, not having to send a box to the landfill is always a good thing. The case itself earns high praise: it's molded of sturdy material, fits precisely, and the blue version (my admittedly shallow motivation to buy yet another iPhone case) is of a strikingly beautifully rich hue. The inner plastic is more firm than some other cases but I think that'll provide better impact protection (the primary consideration for any iPhone case, imo).

The buttons align well and respond to presses just fine though they are on the firm end of the scale.

My comparison with the excellent Incipio DualPro (my prior case:)
-This case seems to have the same level of material build quality.
-The outer plastic has the same "rubber-like" coating. I am guessing that it is similarly scratch-resistant.
-This case has a cleaner design & better lines.
-The mute button may be a bit easier to access on this case.
-The "ionic" logo is small and unobtrusive. The Incipio logo is comparatively large and ugly.
-This case passed the camera flash test (no light halos).

I'll update this review in about a month but my initial impressions deserve a solid 5 stars.

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2.0 out of 5 stars I was going to order this product but beware: ..., March 11, 2015
I was going to order this product but beware: there are many reviews here from people who have only reviewed this product, nothing else, so likely shill reviews. A shame, I'll keep looking for something similar with authentic reviews.
Comment Comment (1) | Permalink | Most recent comment: Mar 15, 2015 6:08 AM PDT


HoMedics NMS-360 Shiatsu and Vibration Neck Massager
HoMedics NMS-360 Shiatsu and Vibration Neck Massager
Offered by Corydor
Price: $34.99
21 used & new from $32.58

4.0 out of 5 stars Initial review after first use...very good! Technique is important, though!, January 30, 2015
Verified Purchase(What's this?)
It's only my first use but I'm liking this thing! The cloth-like materials are very nice and it seems to be very solidly built overall. For those that are not feeling enough intensity from the gyrating knobs here's my technique to maximize the massage:
1. Position the massager around your neck and the straps around the lower part of your forearms.
2. Lean forward and place your elbows on your knees.
3. Bend your head downward.
4. Push your body upward to increase the pressure to your comfort level.
5. It's better to not keep it massaging in one spot for too long, instead move each arm slightly higher and lower than the other to move the massage knobs around your neck.

Experiment with the pressure and direction you place on the straps and you'll see that it really will dig into your tight muscles tissues.


Koomus Magnetos Universal CD Slot Magnetic Cradle-less Smartphone Car Mount Holder for iPhone 6 6+ 5 5S 5C 4 4S iPod touch, Samsung Galaxy S5 S4 S3 Note 2 Note 3 Google Droid HTC GPS with Quick-snap technology
Koomus Magnetos Universal CD Slot Magnetic Cradle-less Smartphone Car Mount Holder for iPhone 6 6+ 5 5S 5C 4 4S iPod touch, Samsung Galaxy S5 S4 S3 Note 2 Note 3 Google Droid HTC GPS with Quick-snap technology
Offered by Koomus
Price: $16.99
2 used & new from $16.99

3.0 out of 5 stars Magnet not strong enough to hold phone in place when pressing phone's hardware buttons, September 30, 2014
Verified Purchase(What's this?)
My experience is that when you press any hardware buttons your phone (I tested with an iPhone 6 that is in a case) it doesn't stay attached -- the magnet is strong but not THAT strong in this instance. It's fine for pressing on the screen and just keeping it there but you'll need to do a two-handed operation when using the hard buttons. I have instead found a similar mount here on Amazon that uses a more traditional spring-clip gripping mechanism. I think the company put a lot of thought into this and it's fine for many but not for me.


iPhone 6 Armband, EnGive Anti-slip Sports Armband for iPhone 6 4.7 inch Size (Black)
iPhone 6 Armband, EnGive Anti-slip Sports Armband for iPhone 6 4.7 inch Size (Black)
Offered by EnGiveaway
Price: $9.99

43 of 78 people found the following review helpful
1.0 out of 5 stars More bogus 5 star reviews for an iPhone 6 case, September 25, 2014
All the reviews here to date for this product appear to be submitted by young women employed by a review mill. Poor grammar is a dead giveaway. Just beware that most 5 star reviews for iPhone 6 cases sold on Amazon at this time are fraudulent and are as plentiful as cockroaches in a NYC subway.
Comment Comments (12) | Permalink | Most recent comment: Oct 22, 2014 5:33 AM PDT


iPhone 6 Case, Spigen Slim Armor S Case for iPhone 6 (4.7-Inch) - Metal Slate (SGP10955)
iPhone 6 Case, Spigen Slim Armor S Case for iPhone 6 (4.7-Inch) - Metal Slate (SGP10955)
Price: $16.99
14 used & new from $13.30

0 of 1 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars Limited initial review for Spigen Slim Armor 4.7" case -- I do NOT have my new iPhone 6 yet, September 21, 2014
Verified Purchase(What's this?)
9/21/14 review:
I do not yet know how well this will fit my new iPhone as AT&T has the ship date for next month :(. I'm hoping others will provide accurate reviews for that. Regardless, those reviews combined with limited reviews that only address the material build of this case and provide initial impressions (such as mine here) may be helpful to you. This is my 1st "Spigen" case and it was packaged professionally in a very thick, heavy plastic package, so maybe a bit of over-packaging, but still it is nicely presented. My impression is that the case's plastics/molds are likely a very accurate fit for the iPhone 6 (but can't assure that, of course). The mold is clean with no rough edges. The inner-softer lining is neither "rubbery" nor hard plastic, it's in-between but fairly rigid. I'm certain that it will not scratch the iPhone's exterior. The hard plastic exterior piece is smooth but not glossy, so fingerprints will not be visible much at all (unless you have greasy hands, I suppose). The "kickstand card" feature was the reason I chose this case over others as it can be annoying to prop the phone up at an angle on a table with a regular case. It comes with it's own card that acts as the "stand" but any regular credit card will prop it up just fine when placed in the slot. I tried to scratch the hard exterior plastic with my fingernails and no marks are left, so there's no coating that will scratch off. The softer "interior" plastic also did not show scratches from my fingernails. The metal-slate color looks accurate to the photo here in Amazon so it's a very handsome and professional looking case that would look fitting even in the corporate boardroom (if you happen to be in such a position), so I'm very pleased with that. I may take this case to an Apple Store tomorrow and see if there's an available iPhone 6 that's not tethered down to confirm the fit. If I'm able to do that then I'll update this review asap.

p.s. - I bought this case and another case way before the arrival of my phone out of concern that iPhone 6 cases would be selling out just as has happened with the phone itself (though that may not be a legitimate concern, of course).


iPhone 6 Case, LUVVITT® ULTRA ARMOR iPhone 6 Case / Best iPhone 6 Case for 4.7 inch Screen Air | Double Layer Shock Absorbing Blue iPhone 6 Case Cover (Does NOT fit iPhone 5 5S 5C 4 4s or iPhone 6 Plus 5.5 inch screen) - Black / Metallic Blue
iPhone 6 Case, LUVVITT® ULTRA ARMOR iPhone 6 Case / Best iPhone 6 Case for 4.7 inch Screen Air | Double Layer Shock Absorbing Blue iPhone 6 Case Cover (Does NOT fit iPhone 5 5S 5C 4 4s or iPhone 6 Plus 5.5 inch screen) - Black / Metallic Blue
Offered by Luvvitt
Price: $9.99
2 used & new from $9.21

31 of 57 people found the following review helpful
3.0 out of 5 stars Beware of the rampant flood of fake reviews for all ..., September 19, 2014
Beware of the rampant flood of fake reviews for all of these new iPhone 6 cases. A quick glance at the most recent 5-star reviewers here show that each of them has posted exactly ONE review on Amazon...for this product.
Comment Comment (1) | Permalink | Most recent comment: Mar 6, 2015 7:42 PM PST


Amazon Fire TV
Amazon Fire TV
Price: $99.00

1 of 3 people found the following review helpful
2.0 out of 5 stars Dreadful Icon/Cards interface. Weird app/audio glitch, too., September 16, 2014
Verified Purchase(What's this?)
This review is from: Amazon Fire TV (Electronics)
Lack of List View in a deal breaker for me. Scrolling through dozens and dozens of tiles in a single row is exhausting -- a very poor user interface choice.

Also, when I when using Plex and started viewing a film not only would the film start but, weirdly, a radio station from some other app would also play at the same time. Unfortunately, I had no way of knowing which app was streaming the radio audio (no indicator anywhere on the screen) which seemed really inept. So, apparently when you just have audio playing in an app (like a podcast, for example) there is NO on-screen indicator of which app is playing, just nuts. Going back immediately.
Comment Comments (3) | Permalink | Most recent comment: Sep 17, 2014 3:44 PM PDT


Picnic Time Insulated Cart Cooler with Wheeled Trolley, Navy
Picnic Time Insulated Cart Cooler with Wheeled Trolley, Navy

1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
1.0 out of 5 stars One Star, August 13, 2014
Cheap, plastic wheel broke off after only 4 months of light use.


Nalgene On The Fly Water Bottle
Nalgene On The Fly Water Bottle
Price: $7.99 - $55.15

1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars Lightweight, hard plastic is great. The lid needs minor improvements., June 10, 2014
Verified Purchase(What's this?)
I like this water bottle so I bought 2 more of them. They're exactly the same in all respects so any comments here have been confirmed with 3 bottles. This is an initial review that will be updated in 30 days since I've had this bottle only for a brief time to date.

This Nalgene bottle is the perfect size for me when walking out and about the city as it fits nicely in my small backpack's side pocket. Measurments are pretty close to 9 5/8" x 3". The plastic is extremely lightweight, nearly inflexible, odor-free, and imparts no taste to the water.

Some reviewers find the pop-lid to be a deal-breaker. Though the lid design is not perfect it's really not a big deal.
Lid positives:
*Lid is solidly designed: I torqued it from side to side with some force, even bending it, but nothing broke or became loose. It's going to last.
*There's a useful metal latch to keep it from accidentally popping open.

Lid negatives:
*The lid's plastic latch closure does take pressure to close. And be aware that one-handed operation is not easy in practical, everyday use. You'll need to either hold the bottle with your other hand or have the bottom of the bottle pressed against a surface to close the lid. Once the bottle is supported I can press the lid closed but it does take some pressure so you'll probably be using your thumb most often for that.
*Lid pops-up only a bit so you need to lift it open more before drinking (seems that Thermos makes a 24oz water bottle that gets this right: one button press and the lids swings up and out of the way). This is unlikely to be a deal-breaker for most but just be aware of this if you intend to use the bottle during sports activities or when driving.

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Last note: I do have a concern about EA (estrogenic activity...what BPA was accused of causing) in plastic bottles. A competitive plastics company made accusations about Tritan plastic and were thus sued by Tritan manufacturer, Eastman, who claimed that the test used to link EA activity to Tritan was not the "industry gold standard" so it inherently produced false, unreliable results. Eastman won that lawsuit, for what it's worth. The EA concerns for Tritan branded plastic and most other plastics are, honestly, not yet settled. Some testing done on Tritan plastic, though potentially biased by Eastman, so far seem to suggest that it's safe. And yet there are some who claim that not all of the chemicals used to make Tritan have been properly tested for EA activity. It's very confusing to consumers so please read up and get the latest info on this topic. For now, I've decided to take the risk and use this bottle. As for glass water bottles: I have tried one that uses a glass insert with a plastic exterior and it was fine but the deal-breaker for me was that it was too big & heavy to lug around comfortably and the capacity was only 17oz.
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