Ruphus Rocks The World of iPhone Accessories with Eco-Friendly Dockit and PodPad

December 23, 2013 by  
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It’s the holidays, and gifts of technology (namely smartphones) are at the top of everyone’s list. If you’re not planning to give the phone itself, then accessories that allow it to do more, better, faster, are probably a close second. The iPhone changed everything, turning our phones into multi-tasking life organizers that have replaced our cameras, video recorders, alarm clocks and stereo systems. Ruphus , a Portland-based company, is dedicated to squeezing every last drop of performance out of these phones, and they’re doing so in an eco-friendly way that supports the domestic economy. Read on to find out why you should add two of their products—the DockIt and PodPad—to your holiday gift list. Read the rest of Ruphus Rocks The World of iPhone Accessories with Eco-Friendly Dockit and PodPad Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: eco-friendly gifts , eco-friendly iPhone docks , iPhone , iphone accessories , iPhone docks , made in USA , Ruphus , smartphone accessories        

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Classy Yield Cup Set Offers an Eco-Friendly Alternative to Plastic While on the Go

October 1, 2013 by  
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The Yield Cup Set offers the perfect alternative to plastic for people who are always on the go. It combines one pair of stainless steel cups secured together by a handcrafted leather casing and sturdy brass hardware. The leather is vegetable tanned within the United States and crafted in San Francisco, CA, and the stainless steel cups are both more durable and safer than plastic. Each set is available for $38. + Yield Design The article above was submitted to us by an Inhabitat reader. Want to see your story on Inhabitat ? Send us a tip by following this link . Remember to follow our instructions carefully to boost your chances of being chosen for publishing! Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: green design , handcrafted leather , made in USA , on the go beverage solution , plastic alternative , reader submitted content , stainless steel cups , sustainable design , Sustainable Materials , Yield Cup , Yield Design        

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Ralph Lauren’s US Olympic Uniforms Are Made in China, Draw Outrage from Congress

July 15, 2012 by  
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Fashion designer Ralph Lauren was at the center of a massive controversy when it was revealed that Team USA’s Olympic uniforms were made in China this week. “I think they should take all the uniforms, put them in a big pile and burn them and start all over again,” Senator Harry Reid (D-Nev.) famously said . Meanwhile, others have derided the opening ceremonies outfits for their over-the-top Hamptons yacht party aesthetic, not to mention those “too French” berets and the oversized logos on the breast. In response to the criticism, Ralph Lauren says the tags on the 2014 Winter Olympics uniforms will read “Made in USA.” READ MORE >   Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: 2012 olympic uniforms , harry reid , made in china , made in USA , olympic uniforms , politics , Ralph Lauren , RL , Summer Olympics , Team USA

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