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Octa™ Launches Popular Tablet Accessory on Amazon Canada

Flexible TabletTail: Whale Kit provides a versatile handle and stand, now 
available free of duties and shipping 
MISSISSAUGA, Ontario, Feb. 5, 2013 /CNW/ - Octa™ (, a 
creator of innovative tablet accessories, today announced the launch of its 
first product, the TabletTail: Whale Kit, on Amazon Canada.  This flexible 
tablet handle and stand, which has previously been available only through U.S. 
retailers, has had a strong following in Canada, despite the high costs of 
international duties and shipping. 
"We're happy to be able to offer faster, more economical ways to purchase a 
TabletTail.  By expanding our distribution network, we can pass on the savings 
to our customers," said Prometheus Trotsky, the founder of Octa. 
The Whale Kit, which was launched at the 2012 Consumer Electronics Show in Las 
Vegas, provides a sturdy and adaptable stand.  It connects to your tablet 
using powerful vacuum suction technology, and it works on any tablet or 
e-reader with a smooth, non-porous surface.  The WhaleTail's tail and fins 
bend for a wide range of portrait and landscape positions and can be 
transformed instantly into a comfortable handle. 
Whale Kit Product Details:   

    --  Flexible: tail and fins bend to every angle, portrait or
        landscape, and fit any situation
    --  Sturdy: topple-proof on any surface, even on a couch or a
    --  Comfortable: natural shape for a light, easy grip that fits all
        palm sizes
    --  Reliable: vacuum-pump system with visual indicator and
        long-lasting suction power
    --  Mobile: separates into two compact pieces for easy travel
    --  Compatible: works with all generations of the iPad and many
        other tablets and e-readers
    --  Case-Friendly: works on smooth, nonporous cases and skins
    --  Interchangeable: modular design compatible with other
        TabletTail™ accessories

The Whale Kit is priced at C$ 49.99, and free Super Saver Shipping is 
available.  For more information, visit

Octa's most recent addition to the TabletTail line, the TabletTail: Monkey 
Kit, is currently available on Kickstarter at  This 
powerful positioning system adapts quickly to an infinite number of heights, 
angles, and situations.  It will be available on Amazon Canada in April.


Octa creates distinctive mobile electronics accessories that make the digital 
experience more enjoyable.  The team includes eight artists and engineers who 
are passionate about technology.  Octa's co-founders, Prometheus Trotsky and 
Nikki Braziel, started Octa together in 2010.  They maintain a creative 
environment by combining work and playfulness in their Denver headquarters.  
Contact Nikki at


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