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PopSockets makes expanding phone grips and mounts. Use them for holding your phone, propping, cord management, and just looking good. Use your PopSockets Grip with the PopSockets Mount to easily position your device anywhere. Upload your own design or photo onto a custom PopSockets Grip, exclusively at PopSockets

In 2010, our founder was looking for a way to stop his earbud cord from getting tangled, and he achieved this by gluing two buttons to the back of his phone and wrapping the earbud cord around the buttons. As ugly as the buttons were, they worked. In the course of improving on the idea, he developed about 60 different prototypes, making the buttons expand and collapse via an accordion mechanism, so that they could function as both a stand and a grip. 

In 2012, Barnett launched a KickStarter campaign for an iPhone case that would have two PopSockets grips integrated into the case. In addition to getting successfully funded, the KickStarter campaign enabled Barnett to show the world his dancing prowess.

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