Most homes you visit will have a regular lock and keys. But more modern door locks are available for those willing to install them. Take the Kevo door lock system. It turns your iPhone into a digital key for your home. The Kevo looks like a regular lock but links to your iPhone through its companion app and via Bluetooth.
You won’t need to take your iPhone out of pocket to use this lock. Kevo’s app lets users create multiple keeps for the family members. The lock uses encryption to keep hackers at bay. Don’t want to use your iPhone to unlock your door? You can use Kevo like a regular door. This system runs for about a year on 2 AA batteries. It is an interesting to explore for those looking for a modern digital lock.
Your iPhone may be a powerful device but it will be useless to you if you don’t have an easy way to charge it when you are not close to an electrical outlet. That’s where the PhoneSuit Flex Pocket Charge comes into play. Designed for the iPhone 5, this aluminum battery charger has a 2600 mAh battery inside. It is about the same size as your thumb so it is very portable.
The PhoneSuit Flex has a built-in Apple Lightning connector and can replace your Lightning cable. It fits over most slim cases. This compact charger sets you back $69.95.