Chicago dad John Hong and Scott Wilson, co-founders of Uncommon,
have harnessed a new technology that allows parents to customize
their iPhone or iPod Touch case with a photo of their kids or kids'
artwork-or anything else for that matter.
It's so cool, it makes us want to get an iPhone just for the
Jessa Brinkmeyer, communications manager at Uncommon, says the
printing technology literally embeds the image into the plastic
case, much like a tattoo. That means no chipping, peeling or
fading, she says.
It's simple to upload an image, even for the technically
challenged, and quick to deliver (most receive the case in three
The cases are $39.95. Customize yours with a high-resolution
photo at getuncommon.com. Pre-designed cases are available in Apple
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