iControlPad Finally Available, Turns iPhone Into Unholy GameGear Gamboy Lovechild
Three years of development later the iControlPad's promise of turning your iPhone into a competent gaming device has finally been realized. Sort of.
The product is finally shipping, and doesn't require the suction-cup joysticks that take up half the screen to improve your gaming abilities. Rather, the device looks like the product of some hot Gameboy on GameGear action. The device adds two joysticks, a directional pad, start and select buttons, as well as four face buttons. All of this connects to your iPhone, and other compatible devices (the devices is modifiable and can house varying sizes of phones0 via bluetooth, and therein is the problem.
Apple restricts third party developers from using bluetooth to enable the proper actions needed for the joysticks to function. However, Jailbroken users need not fret, they can utilize all of the glorious gaming functions he device offers, if they want to fork over $69.99 for the device.