Gorillamobile: The tripod for your phone

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 for mounting any portable device so they can go handsfree.

Working with devices other than the iPhone, the Gorillamobile pack includes a custom-engineered suction cup mounting system, two removable high-bond adhesive clips and the traditional universal camera adapter to ensure maximum compatibility, says the company.

Costing $34.99 it will be available later in the summer for those who want to remove the need to hold anything ever again.