Tag Archives: Android

Nintendo Talks NX, Mobile Plans

Nintendo Talks NX, Mobile Plans

If no news is good news, then Nintendo has been sitting pretty for some time. Not only has the Big N been playing the proverbial cards close to its chest with regards to its newly developed mobile phone strategy, the company has also been noticeably tight-lipped about its forthcoming console, codenamed NX. Read More

10 Things Parents Should Know About ‘Miitomo’

10 Things Parents Should Know About ‘Miitomo’

I’ve been meaning to write about Nintendo’s new ‘Miitomo’ smartphone app ever since it became available here in North America late last month, but, the truth is, it’s taken me more than a week to get my head around the concept myself. With that said, enjoy the following GeekDad guide to ‘Miitomo’–in all its bizarre glory. Read More

Experience Qi Charging on the Go With the Montar Air Qi Wireless Charging Car Mount

Experience Qi Charging on the Go With the Montar Air Qi Wireless Charging Car Mount

The Montar Air Qi Wireless Charging Car Mount currently lists for just south of $60 on Amazon. While that might sound like a lot, the fact that this unit is both a reliable wireless charger and a durable car mount definitely sweetens the deal. Add in the included charge cable, its adjustable (and oh-so-accommodating) side and bottom supports, and the simplicity of its one-hand lock and release functionality, and you have a solution for practically any Qi-compatible smartphone. Read More

My Little Dynamo – The Seneo Wireless Charging Pad

My Little Dynamo – The Seneo Wireless Charging Pad

My Nexus 6 supports the Qi inductive power standard, and, while it’s obviously not as fast as plugged-in charging, I’ve found it to be easy, reliable, and, well, a little bit like magic. My current charger of choice is the Ultra Slim Wireless Charging Pad by Seneo–a small, unobtrusive, black disk surrounded by a ring of clear plastic that rather looks like some sort of futuristic drink coaster. Read More