Monthly Archives: October 2013

Findables FlexStand iPhone 5 case review from Findables.Me

Findables.Me FlexStand for iPhone 5

The Findables FlexStand iPhone 5 case was sent over from Findables.Me.  You may wonder why am I running a phone case review here? Well it is a socially enabled case using a QR code. I loved the idea of this case and generally enjoyed the functionality, but I did find a few issues.  Watch the video or read some of my notes below.

Findables cases, from Findables,Me, have a small QR code on the corner of the case, that when scanned, will present the person with a social profile that you establish. As the case owner you control which profile is being at shown at that time for sharing.  There are three social profile modes available:

What the iOS 7 app update icons mean

iOS 7 has introduced many features including changes to the icons in the Updates section of the App Store. Here is what the new app update icons mean.

The first screen after being notified in the App Store that you have updates will show as below. You can still update apps individually or Update All at the top.

iOS 7 update notifications

iOS 7 update notifications

 

After clicking the Update for each app or the Update All at the top you will see the icons change to the the below image.  Notice the blue open circle. While it spins it is checking for the valid update and prompts you for your Apple ID and password.