Thursday, August 18, 2011


$39.99 Bundle Lets You Walk with Your iPad, Carry as Briefcase, Use iPad as Desktop Computer, In Car as Entertainment Center, & On the Wall as Movie or Presentations Display

Safely Bring Your iPad to School –

Protective Features Ideal for Educational Environments

August 18, 2011, Woodstock, IL -- Newer Technology, Inc. (NewerTech®), a leading developer of Macintosh®, PC, iPod®, iPhone®, and iPad® performance upgrades and accessories, announced today the NuGuard® GripStand™ 2/GripBase Bundle for iPad 2, a multi-use solution for the Apple iPad 2 to bring it everywhere you go -- on the run, at your desk, or in the car.

Available in black or white and affordably priced at only $39.99 MSRP, the NuGuard GripStand 2/GripBase Bundle offers iPad 2 owners one of the most flexible and low-cost combinations of iPad 2 protection, portability, and viewing available on the market. The NuGuard GripStand 2/GripBase Bundle lets you comfortably use your iPad 2 while standing, walking, commuting, in school, at work, for sales calls, meetings, during lectures, in the library, at your desk, or in the car as an entertainment center.

The GripStand 2/GripBase Bundle includes:
•Protective Hard Shell: thehard plastic shell, which fits seamlessly with Apple’s Smart Cover, grips the iPad 2 snugly, enveloping it in a shock-absorbing inner rubber liner for maximum protection.
•GripStand: the removable stand can be swiveled 360° and positioned at virtually any angle for viewing or typing wherever you want it.
•One-Hand Grip Handle: the ergonomically designed GripStand handle lets you comfortably hold your iPad 2 while standing or walking. The grip/handle also lets you carry your iPad 2 just like a briefcase while traveling. When travel bag space is a consideration, just quickly twist the stand to remove it.
•Hang the iPad on the Wall: the handle can be rotated to use as a hook to hang the iPad 2 on the wall in either landscape or portrait orientation for presentations or TV viewing.
•GripBase Desktop Workstation Base: the GripBase turns your iPad 2 into a skid resistant desktop workstation with a sturdy base that is virtually impossible to knock over.
•Car Nylon Strap: the nylon strap securely mounts your iPad 2 to a car headrest for easy viewing/listening of movies, music, or the Internet while in the car.

Bring Your iPad to School Without Fear of Damaging it

With the protective qualities of the bundle’s case and the sturdiness of the dual purpose stand and hand grip, the NuGuard GripStand 2/GripBase Bundle is perfect for the growing use of the iPad in K-12, high school, and college educational environments where the iPad is subjected to unpredictable handling and movement. “Schools have been increasing their use of the versatile iPad for a variety of classes and uses to assist education, including art, math, reading, apps, internet research and more,” said Larry O’Connor, Founder and CEO, Other World Computing (NewerTech’s exclusive distributor). “With the NewerTech NuGuard GripStand 2/GripBase Bundle, teachers and students alike won’t have to worry about bringing their iPad into their everyday studies.”

The NewerTech NuGuard GripStand 2/GripBase Bundle for iPad 2 is available immediately at $39.99 MSRP from NewerTech’s exclusive distributor, Other World Computing (OWC®), as well as through the retail channel. For more information on the NuGuard GripStand 2/GripBase Bundle and other NewerTech accessories for the Apple iPad, visit:

For more information on NewerTech’s complete line of computer accessories and upgrades for Macs, PCs, and iOS® devices, visit:

About Newer Technology, Inc.

Since 1984, Newer Technology, Inc. (NewerTech) has been recognized as the leading developer of performance upgrades and accessories for Macintosh and PC computers, iPods, iPhones, and iPads. NewerTech is headquartered in Woodstock, Illinois. Dealer inquiries are welcome by calling 815-308-7001 or by emailing