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  • Joby Gorillamobile Ori for iPad hands-on
    Tablets

    Joby Gorillamobile Ori for iPad hands-on

    By 5 January 2011

    So you’ve an iPad and you need to protect it. Joby, the people who normally make bendy tripods for your camera, believes it has the answer to not only protecting your Apple tablet, but also allowing you to position it in a number of different positions...

  • Joby goes magnetic with new Gorillapod tripod
    Cameras

    Joby goes magnetic with new Gorillapod tripod

    By 19 February 2010

    Joby has announced two new additions to the Gorillapod family of products, the Gorillapod Magnetic (as the name might suggest, a magnetic version of its flexible tripod) and the Ballhead X. "With the addition of powerful magnets in the feet, the Gorillapod...

  • Joby Gorillamobile tripod  review
    Phones 4 out of 5

    Joby Gorillamobile tripod review

    By 1 September 2009

    Joby have been making bendable camera tripods for a number of years now so it's about time that the company starts taking that tech and spinning it out to allow it to be used on other devices. The Gorillamobile, as you might expect, allows you to attach...

  • Joby GorillaTorch: the bendy torch
    Gadgets

    Joby GorillaTorch: the bendy torch

    By 18 August 2009

    Joby, the company famous for making bendable tripods that wrap around anything you can find like lampposts or a tree has signalled a move away from the photographer arena with the launch of a torch that includes the same technology. The new Gorillatorch,...

  • Gorillamobile: The tripod for your phone
    Phones

    Gorillamobile: The tripod for your phone

    By 29 July 2009

    Joby, the company that makes flexible stands for digital cameras has announced that it will be releasing a version of its Gorillapod for mobile phones, PDAs and MP3 players. Called the Gorillamobile the new device provides consumers with a universal system...

  • Joby launches Zivio Boom Bluetooth headset
    Phones

    Joby launches Zivio Boom Bluetooth headset

    By 13 May 2009

    Joby, the company behind the ingenious Gorillapod camera tripod, is trying its hand at reinventing the Bluetooth headset. It's just announced a new product - the Zivio Boom. Unlike other Bluetooth hands-free units which attempt to pick up what your mouth...

  • Gorillapod Go-Go! launches
    Cameras

    Gorillapod Go-Go! launches

    By 10 June 2008

    Joby has launched the Gorillapod Go-Go! extending thier innovative rugged tripod design to more than just cameras. Described as a one-of-a-kind "mobile entertainment kit", the Go-Go! allows users to position or attach their handheld devices anywhere....

  • PMA 2007: Joby Solo monopod launched
    Cameras

    PMA 2007: Joby Solo monopod launched

    By 7 March 2007

    If you find that you always need to steady your digital camera, but there is no where suitable for your tripod, then perhaps the Joby Solo might help. Launched by the company behind the Gorillapod, Joby has announced a new monopod at PMA 2007 in Las Vegas....

  • Gorillapod gets dogs eye view
    Cameras

    Gorillapod gets dogs eye view

    By 3 December 2006

    The Gorillapod is a device that allows you to attach your camera to the highly bendable tripod an therefore attach it to virtually anything and everything. Taking this one-step further, a Kodak employee has decided the best use of the new gadget, which...

  • Joby GorillapodSLR camera tripod review
    Cameras 4.5 out of 5

    Joby GorillapodSLR camera tripod review

    By 20 August 2006

    Earlier this year we reviewed the Gorillapod from Joby. Now 2 months on, the company has released an SLR version for the heavier camera. Whether you opt for the smaller Gorillapod or the larger version here, the GorillapodSLR is not – as the name suggests...

  • Joby Gorillapod camera tripod review
    Cameras 4.5 out of 5

    Joby Gorillapod camera tripod review

    By 21 June 2006

    Gorillapod is not – as the name suggests – an MP3 player for gorillas, nor is it a pod into which you place a captured gorilla, it is in fact an extremely clever mini tripod. And while gorillas might be found hanging around in trees, or balancing...