Playa Vista, Calif. - Belkin has cooked up a new lineup of kitchen accessories for the iPad and other tablet PCs.
The line includes the Chef Stand + Stylus, designed for cooks who use a tablet for reading recipes. A non-slip rubber base supports the device in landscape or vertical mode.
The stylus allows scrolling without touching the surface of the tablet. It features a magnetic tip that awakens the tablet from sleep mode.
The base is hand washable and case compatible and retails for $39.99. It is works with most tablets, Belkin said.
Also new is the Belkin Fridge Mount featuring maximum-strength 3M Command Strips that snap the tablet securely to a refrigerator door or wall without damaging surfaces when removed. It accommodates any tablet between 7 and 10 inches with case in place. It retails for $39.99.
Finally, Belkin's Kitchen Cabinet Mounts suspend a tablet on any cabinet or shelf. It also accommodates any tablet between 7 and 10 inches with case in place and retails for $49.99.
"The iPad and other tablets open up a whole new world in the kitchen and we are just now beginning to unlock their potential as the next must-have kitchen gadget," said Jamie Elgie, product management senior director for Belkin's mobility division. "We're excited to unveil products that will make life in the kitchen easier for everyone from professional chefs and bakers to moms and kitchen novices."